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Business Application Developer

Business Application Developer

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Information Technology
ARCO/Murray National Construction Company, Inc.
Job Location 
US-IL-Downers Grove

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ARCO/Murray is a premier, full service design/build general contractor with more than 25 years of experience providing clients with complete project delivery throughout the United States. The ARCO family of companies completed $1.7B in revenue in 2017 and is on pace to continue exceptional growth in 2018. ARCO has been named as one of the Fastest Fifty growing private companies in Chicago for the past 6 years and was recently awarded Best Places to Work in Chicago by Crain’s.  ARCO is currently #27 on the ENR top 100 design/build firms list. 


The Business Application Developer will design, build, test, deploy and support elegant, scalable and reliable software solutions for our associates and customers. This is a fast-paced and exciting role that provides opportunities to work on a wide array of projects. The ideal person will have an innovative spirit and enjoy research, brainstorming, and owning a solution from concept to implementation. 


If you are ready to take your career to the next level, consider joining our team. Click here to learn more about our amazing benefits!


  • Collaborate within and across cross-functional, agile teams to deliver software that achieves business objectives
  • Improve or convert current “spreadsheet applications” into stable, supportable, and scalable solutions
  • Customize and iterate improvements to current web apps in use, both third party and in-house
  • Manage the application lifecycle as well as the supporting code repository
  • Design and assist execution of technical quality assurance plans
  • Design, develop and continuously improve business applications for ARCO’s unique Design Build construction methodology with a creative approach
  • Must be a fast learner, willing to take on new and proprietary technologies
  • Develop and maintain reports across multiple systems


  • Bachelor's degree or institutional equivalent required
  • 3-5 years of relevant software development and support experience required
  • Must exhibit strong troubleshooting, analytical, reasoning and research capabilities
  • An entrepreneurial spirit: willing to try new ideas, learn fast, and continuously improve 
  • Possess exceptional communication skills; both written and verbal
  • Ability to work on multiple efforts simultaneously
  • Strong interpersonal skills and genuine bedside manner are necessary
  • Local travel between the Downers Grove and Downtown Chicago offices
  • Some travel to ARCO/Murray’s other offices (Dallas, Nashville, Denver, San Mateo)
  • Construction experience considered a plus
  • Salesforce and Apex development considered a plus

Required Technology Skills and Experience:

  • .Net
  • XML
  • Javascript
  • Git/GitHub
  • Powershell
  • VM/Azure Environment Management



 We Offer a Competitive Benefit Package that Includes:

  • Generous bonus program based on performance
  • ARCO Funded Profit Sharing Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement for Associates
  • 401k
  • 1 Month Paid Sabbatical after every 5 years of employment
  • Scholarship reimbursement for associates’ children
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance coverage

 **ARCO is proud to be an equal opportunity employer**