Minnesota, Minneapolis-St. Paul-
Responsible to lead and/or participate In the research and fact finding to modify or develop moderately complex company applications/information systems. Under limited supervision, modify, create, Implement and/or maintain application programs and projects as assigned.
BS Degree - Required
5 years' experience
Responsible for application programming of moderately complex systems within assigned functional area/systems and may be responsible for completion of a phase of a project.
Design, code, test, debug and implement systems, functions and related applications necessary to meet business needs, working under limited supervision. Work with cross-functional IT areas to coordinate development projects.
May lead the research and fact finding to modify, develop, implement and maintain moderately complex company
applications/Information systems; develop detailed functional specifications, process documents and/or workflow diagrams for application programming.
Assist with the development of project scope, objectives and milestones to meet assigned project definition and requirements. Work with IT Project Managers, Business Analysts and/or business users to provide detail application/system Information.
Troubleshoot program Issues and Interface with appropriate IT sub-departments and/or cross functional business areas to create and provide detailed application/system Information to resolve any Issues.
Ensure timely documentation of new programs or changes to existing programs.
Maintain current knowledge of Industry trends and best Information Technology practices; make recommendations to Improve current programs and processes.
May provide guidance and/or training to lesser experienced Programmer Analysts.
Participate in the on-call support rotation.
Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate IT programming In a non-technical manner. Must have strong organizational, prioritization, analytical and problem solving skills. Must be deta11 oriented and have strong project/time management am research skills. Working knowledge of MS Office, MS Project and Visio. Ability to interact with management. Ab11lty to travel up to 10% based upon department and customer needs.
Must have strong knowledge of Datastage (ETL tool) with background In development of Datastage solutions. Strong relational database and SQL skills required, with MS SQL/Server preferred. An understanding of DB2 or lnformix is a plus. Experience working with Transportation application software a strong plus, with knowledge of routing (JDA/Manugistics) and on board computing (Cadec) applications preferred. Knowledge of Java/ J2EE a plus.