Follett School Solutions is a trusted world-wide provider of content, technology solutions, thought leadership, and expert support to Pre K-12 Educators. We customize our suite of solutions and materials to suit the needs of libraries, classrooms, schools, districts, and learning centers.
Sr. Programmer Analyst career opportunity!
The Primary Responsibilities include:
Assists in overseeing and coordinating work of less-experienced staff engaged in application system programming and analysis. Provides technical guidance to staff
Meets with personnel from user departments in order to determine needs, scope, and priorities of systems development projects, and specific systems information requirements
Prepares flowcharts, tables, and diagrams to assist in analyzing business problems for computer applications
Estimates system complexity for assigned projects and prepares or assists in preparation of feasibility studies which specify alternative solutions and identify related costs
Confers with personnel in user departments in order to devise methods, screens, and procedures designed to capture data, determine processing requirements, and identify output formats
Develops detailed flowcharts and/or specifications for programming. Designs and documents program logic for computer application programs
Writes computer code in one or more languages to access, process, and produce desired results
Tests systems and program designs; analyzes test results, corrects problems, and discusses final product with user
Reviews, analyzes and modifies, as necessary, existing systems and programs in order to incorporate changes in user requirements and innovations in computer processing capabilities
Prepares required user and application documentation for the implementation and running of new and revised systems
Provides technical training and assistance to user-department staff in requirements and use of new systems
Willing to represent the department & team on cross department implementations and designs
Participates in special projects as needed
Performs other duties as assigned.
In return for your expertise in these critical areas, Follett Corporation offers you the opportunity to showcase ypur skills with a leadership that bvalues, recognizes and rewrads talent!
~We Look Forward to Working with You!~
B/S in Computer Science or equivalent experience
5+ years of C#/VB.Net and MS SQL Server development experience in both Windows and Web environments
Wholesale or retail applications a strong plus
Ability to translate information into computer system specifications, design program logic for computer application, write computer codes
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills are necessary in order to interact effectively with management and user-department personnel, when gathering and exchanging information related to systems processing needs
Ability to work independently; must be a self-starter and team player. Assist other team members on architecture & design code approaches