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Sr. Application Developer

We are looking to hire a Sr. Application developer to work full-time in our Indianapolis office. We are particularly interested in someone with strong communication and problem solving skills with a positive can-do attitude.

Are you passionate about using FileMaker to create unique business applications? Do you get excited about finding the latest nugget in a newly released version? Or possibly debugging an existing system to fix a troublesome glitch? Do you have an eye for detail and design, and are you always trying to figure out how things can work better?

This is what we do every day, and we’re looking for energetic, creative individuals to help us build custom database solutions for our clients and continue the growth trajectory of our company. As a small company, our team enjoys a great deal of responsibility, independence and variety. We work with companies large and small, and we are good at juggling deadlines and priorities to keep a wide portfolio of clients happy.


  • Delegate tasks to other Application Developers.
  • Technically sufficient to handle support for all customers with no supervision.
  • Ability to integrate systems with other technologies such as OAuth, XML, JSON, PHP, REST.
  • Work closely with Project Coordinator, Application Developers, and Business Project Manager to design, implement, and maintain systems with a high level of quality.
  • Design screens, write and test code/scripts.
  • Utilize understanding of system analysis (ERDs and workflow diagrams)
  • Work with project management tools daily.
  • Regularly communicate in writing tasks accomplished


  • 5+ years of FileMaker experience
  • FileMaker Certified Developer (latest version)
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not required
  • Ability to type a minimum of 50 words per minute
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Ability to perform job functions with a minimum of supervision
  • Exhibit signs of creativity and a positive attitude
  • Team player
  • Consistently deliver value to customers
  • Strong understanding of relational database design
  • Solid programming skills
  • Familiarity with mySQL, PHP, or Swift is a plus
  • Ability to provide samples of your development work

What We Offer

  • High-energy atmosphere
  • Encouraging and supportive work environment
  • Opportunity for professional development and growth
  • Training, mentoring, and opportunity to obtain professional certifications
  • Opportunities to attend annual FileMaker Developer conference
  • Competitive salary, STD/LTD, health plan, 401k with company match, company contribution to Health Savings Account
  • Annual bonuses
  • Lunches

About Us

DB Services is a small, growing software development company based in the Indianapolis area with clients located around the world. Named FileMaker Partner of the Year for the third consecutive year, DB Services is also included on the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies for 2019. We work in a variety of industries including advertising and marketing, education, wholesale, and healthcare. Our clients rely on us to design powerful solutions, deploy exceptional products, and deliver outstanding customer service. Building long-term client relationships is at the core of our business model. We are equally focused on building a cohesive and compatible team. We are seeking to expand our ranks with talented and articulate individuals interested in creative and challenging assignments and growth potential within the company.

About Indianapolis

Indianapolis, the nation’s thirteenth largest city, offers the benefits of a major metropolitan city-center wrapped in the down-to-earth nature of its Midwestern locale. Residents have access to cultural and artistic activities and can take advantage of numerous professional sporting events. Best of all, Indianapolis has a variety of unique neighborhoods and districts to suit every lifestyle and budget.

The city’s affordable cost of living continues to attract newcomers from other cities, showing that Indianapolis’s growth shows no signs of slowing. We are located one mile south of Fishers, Indiana and Carmel, Indiana, both of which consistently rank in the top 100 places to live in the United States.

To Apply

Complete the Online Job Application form.

  • Submit a cover letter
  • Attach your resume

If this position sounds like a good fit for you, in your cover letter tell us a bit about your software experience, aptitude, and why this position suits you.

We are looking for someone who has a desire to become a solid team member of a small firm, not someone who is interested in being a freelancer or part of a large corporation (though both types of experience are beneficial).