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Senior Programmer Analyst in Richmond, VA at TECHEAD

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

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    Richmond, VA
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TECHEAD | 11142 | DH

Senior Program Analyst

Richmond, Virginia - Contract Role

TECHEAD is seeking a Senior Program Analyst to join our team. As a Senior Program Analyst your tasks will include but may not be limited to:

The Sr Programmer Analyst works fairly independently and formulates and defines system designs based on scope,  objectives, and analytical documents. Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex projects, and often multiple phases of a project. Prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, and documents programs. Works at the highest technical level of all phases of applications systems analysis and programming. Works company-wide, in multi-platform environments, on multiple project assignments. Guides and advises less experienced Programmer Analysts. Monitored on projects' progress and results. Errors may cause delay, expense, and disruption.

Responsibilities/duties include:

  • Support daily operations in the CBMS application which is the electric customer information system.

  • Work on a team of IT professionals to support the full lifecycle delivery/implementation/operational support of multiple high profile software projects aimed at providing business processes for the supported business unit.

  • Translate business and user requirements into accurate system design requirements and technical specifications addressing all applications tiers and external system interfaces.

  • Analyze and evaluate existing or developed company applications or systems and prepares documentation including detailed technical designs, system use cases, system flowcharts, data models, UML diagrams, screen mockups, and system interface descriptions outlining systems capabilities and processes.

  • Conducts detailed data analysis and produces system data mapping deliverables.

  • Ability to define project tasks and estimate level of effort to achieve project deliverables and goals.

  • Interacts regularly with Business customers, Business Analysts, Systems Analysts, Architects, Developers and Software vendors to meet project objectives.

  • Manage defects and enhancement requests; this includes analysis, working with or as a developer, testing/validating results, and coordinating implementation.

  • Create and execute detailed test scripts.

  • Provide root cause analysis of operational issues and application defects. 

  • Provide low-level analysis and design for development and maintenance of supported applications.

  • Analyze new requirements and identify solution alternatives and define detailed system modifications.

  • Convert conceptual designs into technical solutions.

  • Planning and executing software implementation plans in accordance to change management process.

  • Support & maintain legacy applications while leading strategic migration efforts to more sustainable technologies.

  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Knowledge/experience requirements:

  • The successful candidate should have experience with integration of vendor and custom applications in a large-scale corporate environment.  He or she should be able to multitask and manage time across multiple projects.  The candidate should have the ability to implement the technical components of the project and coordinate amongst multiple enterprise teams.   

  • 5 + years experience and proficiency in COBOL, CICS, DB2, JCL, SQL, Endevor, and mainframe debugging tools

  • Excellent communications skills a must

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or similar required

TECHEAD's mission is to make our on-site associates successful by placing them in the right environment so they can grow and prosper. How we treat and respond to our clients and employees is a reflection of who we are and makes us stand out from the rest. Keeping our business focused on building and maintaining relationships with our employees and clients is the key to our success. We won’t strive for anything less.

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