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Senior Software Developer

The United Mine Workers of America Health and Retirement Funds (the Funds) has an immediate opening for a Senior Software Developer. The Funds is a group of six multiemployer plans that provide health and pension benefits primarily to retired coal miners and their eligible dependents.

The incumbent will support and develop custom applications and provide analysis and consultation on new projects and change requests. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

Works with other technical professionals to maintain and provide operational support of the production environment
Works closely with other Application Development staff and the user community to identify system requirements and project deliverables
Uses the Funds’ “Project Management Methodology” and the software development life-cycle standards to analyze, design, construct, test, and deploy business information systems and information requests for the organization
Candidates should possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or a comparable degreed program plus four years of experience demonstrating proficiency in analyzing business requirements; designing and developing systems using object, data, and entity relationship models; using relational databases such as Microsoft’s SQL Server; analyzing and designing application systems; and working in a Windows operation system environment using software configuration management tools, (e.g., version control, migration tools). Credit hour equivalent of an Associate’s degree from an accredited college plus five years of related work experience. Certificate from a technical or vocational school that has specialized curriculum in computer programming plus six years of related work experience.

Advanced knowledge of intranet/Internet system design and development using relational databases such as Microsoft’s SQL Server. Must have a thorough understanding of software development life cycle. Extensive experience in developing GUI applications using programming languages such as Visual Basic, HTML, XML, ASP, and .NET architecture. Thorough understanding of Object Oriented Analysis, design, programming, and development of object models.

Positions with the UMWA Health and Retirement Funds require COVID-19 vaccination subject to applicable state and federal law. Offers of employment for this position are conditioned upon the successful candidate providing proper proof of vaccination status prior to employment and pursuant to applicable law.

We offer an excellent benefits package, 35-hour workweek (full-time), 401(k) plan, pension, tuition reimbursement, and 13 paid holidays. Must work the required number of in-office days in DC. Complete background check required. Please send your resume and cover letter to:

UMWA Health & Retirement Funds

2121 K Street, NW, Suite 350

Washington, DC 20037

Attn: Hiring Manager/Senior Software Developer


Job Type: Full-time


401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Employee assistance program
Flexible schedule
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Parental leave
Professional development assistance
Retirement plan
Tuition reimbursement
Vision insurance

Monday to Friday
Work Location: In person

Health insurance

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