Web Application Developer


Skadden is looking for a Web Application Developer who will be responsible for the development and maintenance of the Intranet application (theSlate) and all new web-based applications for the Intranet. 

  • Designs, develops and maintains new web-based applications and databases for the Intranet.
  • Designs databases to support web applications.
  • Assists with development and application of search solutions.
  • Troubleshoots issues with new and existing applications and databases, and works with appropriate resources to resolve them.
  • Demonstrates effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills to facilitate effective work relationships with others.
  • Complies with and understands Firm operation, policies and procedures.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or as needed.


  • Strong knowledge of ASP.NET, MVC, Angular, Knockout.js, C#, JavaScript, TypeScript and HTML
  • Strong knowledge of UX and CSS techniques including CSS frameworks like Bootstrap
  • Strong knowledge of database design and development, utilizing SQL and MS Access
  • Familiarity with standard web development concepts, practices and procedures, including source code management
  • Experience with Enterprise Search solutions
  • Knowledge of Team Foundation Server, Git and source control techniques
  • Knowledge of one or more open-source Machine Learning frameworks and Python
  • Knowledge of relevant firm computer software programs (e.g., Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint), with the ability to learn new software and operating systems
  • Demonstrates effective interpersonal and communication skills, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrates close attention to detail
  • Excellent analytical, troubleshooting, organizational, and planning skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and shifting priorities
  • Ability to handle sensitive matters and maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Ability to work well in a demanding and fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work well independently as well as effectively within a team
  • Ability to use discretion and exercise independent and sound judgment
  • Flexibility to travel
  • Flexibility to adjust hours and work the hours necessary to meet operating and business needs 


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum of four years experience utilizing the above mentioned technology

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