At a glance
Location: US-IA-Johnston
Posted: 11/18/2019
Closing: 12/17/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Employment Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Programmer Analyst
Robert Half Technology
Job description
Ref ID: 01500-0011059947

Classification: Programmer Analyst

Compensation: DOE

Partnering with Robert Half Technology, a prestigious Financial Services company is looking for a Programmer Analyst with knowledge of software and applications programming and industry requirements to formulate and define systems scope and objectives. Using research and fact-finding, you will recommend developments and modifications for applications or databases. Based in Johnston, Iowa, this is a long-term temporary Programmer Analyst employment opportunity you do not want to miss.

What you get to do every single day

- Creates dictionaries for applications and systems support by the analyst, and manages updates to maintain them

- Build and test programming changes for each phase of systems development prior to implementation. Writes test cases and expected results. Reviews results for conformance to requirements. May plan simple tests or a defined subset of a larger system test. May make recommendations for acceptance/rejection if requirements are not all met

- Assesses processing systems. Builds improvement recommendations

- Aids in creating communication materials for certain system changes being implemented in production

- Analyzes user requests for systems changes or improvements. Documents functional requirements and assesses cost, feasibility and utility. Develops recommendation as to how, when or whether to proceed with making the changes

- Assists internal clients with applications, systems and/or processes for identifying and resolving, processing/reporting programming problems. Provides consultation that can include troubleshooting and/or education

- Analyzes and records issues, collaborating with other programmers to fix code problems

- Supports end users and other partner groups, providing ongoing training and assistance for a particular application, system or process
- 7+ years experience as a project leader for the business portion of developmental applications or major systems improvements

- Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

- Command of PC and mainframe hardware/software

- Essential project management skills, including project planning and tracking principles; project risk and issues identification, assessment, tracking, and mitigation

- Demonstrated grasp of programming languages

- Java experience desired

- Deep understanding of MVC Framework

- Expertise in Agile project management

For consideration, please reach out to dawn.mann@roberthalf.com.
Job requirements
- 7+ years experience as a project leader for the business portion of developmental applications or major systems improvements - Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing - Command of PC and mainframe hardware/software - Essential project management skills, including project planning and tracking principles; project risk and issues identification, assessment, tracking, and mitigation - Demonstrated grasp of programming languages - Java experience desired - Deep understanding of MVC Framework - Expertise in Agile project management

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