Software Engineer - WinForms

Software Engineering @ Sofia, Bulgaria

Job Summary

We’re Progress – we offer the best platform for building and deploying tomorrow’s applications quickly and easily. We are bold, forward-thinking innovators who build things that work and care about our customers. We invent and reinvent every day, work together as one, value and respect each other and cheer our wins. Join us as a WinForms Software Engineer in our WinForms team in Sofia.
The UI for WinForms enables our clients to solve their development challenges with a high-performance UI Components, showing how to use the latest Windows Forms capabilities in Desktop applications. Our customers are software developers, like us. They are continuously demanding top quality, clean and intuitive APIs and real implementations and we are continuously learning from them.
What you’ll be focused on:

  • Take responsibility for building components, functionalities, enhancement and maintenance of existing ones
  • Examine an existing code base in detail, which may include VB, and rewrite the components using a .NET Core 3.0
  • Continually learn, research and contribute ideas on how to improve our components development and processes
  • Participate in knowledge sharing with other team members
  • Write clean, maintainable and readable code, according to the team coding standards
  • Write unit tests and ensure continuous integration and backwards compatibility
  • Participate in code reviews and provide guidance to drive personal and code quality improvements
  • Investigate problems of diverse scope, identify and resolve bugs with different complexity
  • Keep current of the product inner workings: architecture, components, API, features, documentation
  • Providing technical advice to clients’ inquiries according to the best practices for native and cross-platform architecture
What you need to be successful in this role:

  • Solid experience with C# and .NET
  • Good knowledge of WinForms
  • Good spoken and written English
  • Previous experience creating UI components (no matter the platform) is a plus
  • Eagerness to learn and improve
  • Focus and knowledge for writing optimized, high performance and memory efficient code 
What we offer in return is the opportunity to elevate your game and to also enjoy: 
  • Generous remuneration package
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan Enrollment
Vacation, Family and Health:
  • 30 days paid annual vacation
  • An extra day off for your birthday
  • 2 additional days off for volunteering
  • Premium healthcare and dental care coverage
  • Additional pension insurance
  • Well-equipped gym on-site with CrossFit equipment and a climbing wall
  • Co-funded Multisport card
  • Daycare Center for your little ones
Аnd even more perks:
  • Flexible working hours and generous work-from-home allowance
  • Free underground parking with a designated space for bikes and electric scooters
And most importantly a great company culture with wonderful colleagues to learn from and collaborate with!

Together, We Make Progress

Progress is an inclusive workplace where opportunities to succeed are available to everyone. As a multicultural company serving a global community, we encourage a wide range of points of view and celebrate our diverse backgrounds. Our unique combination of perspectives inspires innovation, connects us to our customers and positively affects our communities. It is only by working together and learning from each other that we make Progress. Join us!

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