Software Developer Jobs in Illinois

Design and build applications that run on computers or in web browsers. Software developers may specialize in specific software applications or underlying systems that run devices and networks. Developers consider the users’ needs and the capabilities of the technology being used in order to tailor software to best fill those needs. When planning how each part of the software will fit together, they often create flowcharts and other models/diagrams. These graphics are helpful when constructing or demonstrating the application’s functionality.

Software developers are responsible for ensuring that their programs continue to function correctly through various tests. They also document the software’s features so that the records can be referenced during future maintenance and upgrades.

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Micro Focus - Chicago, IL
Requirements: Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor's, Master's Degree or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering or related Must be graduating AFTER August 2019 Knowledge of C/C++, operating systems...
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PwC - Peoria, IL
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas: Working within established Software Development Lifecycles and methodologies including agile, scrum, iterative...
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Leviton - Chicago, IL
Science or equivalent degree MS Computer Science or MBA preferred Complex application systems experience requiring in-depth knowledge of an organization's operating procedures and standards Database...
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Ameex Technologies Corporation - Schaumburg, IL
HTML5 Git Object oriented design principles and patterns Education Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or similar....
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The HEICO Companies LLC - Downers Grove, IL
Exercise and contribute to the best practices for software development Experience and Skills Experienced in Software development life cycle including requirements analysis and data flow design Ability...
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U.S. Bank - Chicago, IL
. - Basic understanding of current trends and developments in the area of web, application and software development - Familiarity of design thinking process and framework, and familiarization with workshop...
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ICS - Chicago, IL
This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including: BS/BA degree or equivalent experience Advanced knowledge of application, data, and infrastructure architecture...
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Resource Trac - Chicago, IL
Sr Software Dev Engineer (Java Back End) Resource Trac Chicago, IL Contractor Apply on company site Create Job Alert. Get similar jobs sent to your email Save Job Details Company description...
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Bitwise - Riverwoods, IL
Required technical skills: Strong SQL and PL/SQL skills Proficient in Tableau Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PPT Reporting automation using tools such as Airflow, Cron Should have quantitative...
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Resource Informatics Group - Chicago, IL
App Dev - Java - Sr Position Responsibilities Our client is looking for a Java Developer. Below are the more details on it. Let me know your interest. Location: Chicago, IL (Remote) $53/hr Max...
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Essani International LLC - Chicago, IL
Job Title: Principal Java Developer w/ AWS Location: Downtown, Chicago, IL Position Type : Contract Duration: 12 Months Job Description: Description: As a senior developer, you will help set the...
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United IT Solutions - Lake Forest, IL
Job Description: Pega knowledge minimum of 8 to 12 years of implementation end to end hands on experience Proven experience developing enterprise-class Pega applications Experience in all phases of software...
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Photon Infotech - Chicago, IL
Fullstack developer A full stack developer is a web developer or engineer who works with both the front and back ends of a website or application— meaning they can tackle projects that involve...
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Royal Cyber - Naperville, IL
JOB DECRIPTION : We are seeking a talented ServiceNow Engineer to join our ServiceNow Product Team. The position requires someone with a strong technical background who is analytical, proactive,...
1 day ago - Chicago, IL
Required Qualifications: * Undergraduate Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline * Supply Chain & Warehouse Mgmt software experience * Experience as a HighJump developer for 2+ years...
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Software Developer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Software Security
This course we will explore the foundations of software security. We will consider important software vulnerabilities and attacks that exploit them - such as buffer overflows, SQL injection, and...

Software Design as an Element of the Software Development Lifecycle
This course talks about software development lifecycles a description/prescription for how we write software. Design is a step in this life cycle, and the course explores the implications of this....

Software Testing

When writing software, destruction can be just as valuable as creation. Learn how to catch bugs and break software as you discover different testing methods that will help you build better...

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Salary for Software Developer Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Software Developer jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.


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Highest Education Level

Software Developers in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (45.6%)
  • Master's Degree (35.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (7.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.1%)
  • High School or GED (3.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.7%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Software Developers in Illinois
  • 4-6 years (34.0%)
  • 2-4 years (17.4%)
  • 6-8 years (16.1%)
  • None (15.1%)
  • 10+ years (11.9%)
  • 1-2 years (4.5%)
  • 8-10 years (1.0%)

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