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Burns & McDonnell Assistant Software Developer - Technology Consulting (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri


The Assistant Developer will support all aspects of maintaining software operating systems. Provides technical support by performing installation, repair, and preventative maintenance of company computer and related software and hardware. Trouble shoots software and hardware failures and identifies network problems when related to personal desktop computers. Activities include recognition, research, isolation, resolution, and follow-up steps. Screens, refers, and diagnoses internal inquiries and work requests as they relate to maintenance of end-user devices.

  • Assist with developing, implementing systems software including operating systems, utilities and other tools required to run the operations environment.

  • Gather and understand customer requirements for development projects and new site functionality.

  • Ability to troubleshoot problems and resolve issues that arise in the existing Sharepoint sites.

  • Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion.

  • Accurately estimate development efforts.

  • Assist with the optimization of efficiency, availability and serviceability of the operating environment and computing platforms and networks.

  • Assist the team with analyzing, recommending, implementing and managing the operating environment software.

  • Assist in identifying new software releases or solutions for the operating software environment.

  • Assist development teams on operating environment before and after applications are placed in production.

  • Coordinate and assist with the installation, configuration, administration, and maintenance of the wired and wireless networking equipment in the enterprise WAN & LAN environments and customer-server network-centric products.

  • Assist in identifying new technologies and alternative systems to enhance security, reliability or customer experience.

  • Assist with preparing scripts to assist with network management.

  • Compile and log operational issues and escalate for resolution to network-related incidents.

  • Maintain a broad knowledge of current and emerging state-of-the art computer/network systems technologies, architectures, and products.

  • All other duties as assigned.

  • Only current Burns & McDonnell interns or employee-owners are being considered for this positions.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.

  • Technical expertise in computer equipment, storage, back-ups, operating systems and tools used in an operating environment required.

  • Ability to work independently, think creatively and analytically, and make quick and sound decisions.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to obtain applicable certifications.

  • Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.

  • Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.

  • Involvement on campus or in the community.

  • Basic knowledge in standard engineering techniques, principles and procedures.

  • Proficient computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite)

  • Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem solving skills.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills.

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis without requiring future sponsorship for employment visa status.

  • Only current Burns & McDonnell interns or employee-owners are being considered for this positions.


Job Web Development

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

About 1898 & Co.

1898 & Co. is a business, technology and security solutions consultancy where experience and foresight come together to unlock lasting advancements. We innovate today to fuel our clients’ future growth, catalyzing insights that drive smarter decisions, improve performance and maximize value. As part of Burns & McDonnell, we draw on more than 120 years of deep and broad experience in complex industries as we envision and enable the future for our clients.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 224710

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