Allied Universal Software Engineer IT in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania


Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 employees, provides unparalleled security services and solutions. With headquarters in Santa Ana, Calif., and Conshohocken, Pa., Allied Universal combines people and technology to deliver evolving, tailored solutions that allow our clients to focus on their core business. An unrelenting focus on clients’ success creates partnerships rooted in quality and value, and is supported by experience gained from being in business for over 50 years. Through our people and leading services, systems and solutions…Allied Universal is there for you.

Job Description

Allied Universal is currently seeking a Software Engineer to provide new programs, program changes, and problem resolution for IT-related systems critical to core organizational functions. The individual will develop and support business applications supporting Allied Universal and will help define and analyze business requirements for applications. With limited supervision, analyzes and evaluates Allied Universal business problems and devises computer programs and related procedures to process data and resolve problems.


  • Lead product design, systems analysis, and programming activities including:

  • Design, implement, test, and integrate code modules based on software requirements specifications using the .NET framework and Microsoft SQL Server

  • Prepare technical design specifications of product sub-systems based on functional requirements

  • Create and maintain documentation for design and use of all solutions

  • Perform advanced bug verification, testing, and second level support for assigned products.

  • Work with business analyst team and/or directly with end users to develop and refine functional requirements for new and existing systems

  • Provide maintenance associated with various Allied Universal and third party solutions

  • Design, extend, and maintain relational databases according to established standards and procedures

  • Prepare feasibility and alternatives analyses, as well as implementation plans

  • Mentor junior team members and provide technical guidance as required to efficiently complete assigned tasks

  • Coordinate and perform in-depth tests including end-user reviews

  • Occasional travel and overtime to meet project deadlines

  • Participate and contribute as a positive role model to Allied Universal's IT Department and to the organization as a whole


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other technical relevant field is required.

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in software development is preferred

  • Strong knowledge of object-oriented programming practices, such as design patterns, UML, and systems architecture

  • Experience using .NET framework with heavy concentration in C#

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server platform, including T-SQL, DDL, and DML with functional knowledge of SQL Server Reporting Services and SQL Server Integration Services

  • Experience with web development using ASP.NET

  • Experience with system administration and development operations is a plus

  • Ability to make decisions and work independently

  • Demonstrate ability to take initiative, successfully handle and prioritize multiple competing assignments, and effectively manage deadlines.

  • Must be highly proficient and fully functional in all Microsoft Office applications and able to effectively utilize all available office management technology.

  • Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills required with the ability to successfully interact at all levels of the organization while functioning as a team player


  • The job is generally performed in an office setting utilizing computers.

  • The employee must be able to concentrate on details, work under deadline pressures, apply sound logic and judgment, and prioritize tasks and responsibilities.

  • Must be able to focus and multi-task in a busy environment, with the ability to successfully handle stressful situations in a calm and professional manner.

  • Must be able to clearly speak, read and write English.



Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to the people and business of our communities, and is North America’s leading security services provider. With over 150,000 employees, Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information: .

We proudly support the Veteran Jobs Mission, a group of over 200 companies that have committed to collectively hiring a total of one million military veterans. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

Requisition ID


Requisition ID2018-201707

Category (Portal Searching)Information Technology