Baird | Wealth Management, Capital Markets, Private Equity, Investment Banking Offered by Baird

As we continue to grow and add top talent to the Baird IT family, we are looking for .NET Software Developers for our Madison, WI and Milwaukee locations. Viewing our profession as a craft, our developers work collaboratively to build and deliver quality software for our clients in a continuous learning, agile/lean environment. They create, refactor and enhance applications using the latest tools and techniques.  We offer a DevOps culture with a rich developer community focused on software craftsmanship and adding value to the Baird business. 

As a Software Developer, you will:

Engineer - do the work!

  • Develop and build new solutions using a variety of technologies (full .NET stack, JavaScript frameworks, IOC, CSS)
  • Analyze, design, and refactor business applications to bring them up to current standards

Test and Troubleshoot – focus on quality!

  • Maintain integrity of high level design and architecture by participating in pairing and design/code reviews
  • Identify and implement problem resolutions and perform system and risk analysis
  • Participate in application reviews to help drive accurate and complete support documentation
  • Focus on automated testing and continuous delivery

Collaborate - build relationships!

  • Work with team members and key stakeholders to develop high level project estimates and creation of test plans
  • Partner with project teams to translate business and functional requirements into technical design

Learn - be your best!

  • Seek out and apply new technologies and skills in daily work through conferences, online training, reading, participation in organizations and user groups, etc.
  • Participate in lunch and learns and other open learning opportunities to help further your craft.

What makes this opportunity great: 

  • Information technology is a core part of Baird’s business strategy and plays a critical role in the growth and transformation of the firm.
  • On Computerworld’s ‘Best Company to Work For’ list for five consecutive years with a collaborative culture that values diverse backgrounds and perspectives while emphasizing teamwork and a strong sense of partnership.
  • Support and flexibility to grow and be your best at work, at home, and in the community.

What we need from you:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Software Engineering is preferred, but we would love equivalent experience too.
  • Passion for software development with diverse experience including new development, support and maintenance. 
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft stack working across tiers (Object-Oriented design, C#, MVC, ASP.NET, Web API)
  • Strong experience working with SQL Server and other database technologies. 
  • Ability to work collaboratively with internal clients, business analysts, project managers and other developers to elicit requirements and successfully implement software projects.
  • Creative problem solver who is automation focused – success in reducing recurring work and automation to train users for self service.
  • Quality focused, motivated by small quick wins and process improvement.
  • Comfortable working in an Agile/Lean development environment, successfully collaborating within and across teams. 



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