Programmer

$70K - $90K
Posted on 07/31/17 by Nikita Mochi
Confidential Company
Issaquah, WA
5 - 7 years experience
Government
$70K - $90K
Posted on 07/31/17 Nikita Mochi

Job description:

  • Client is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Application Programmer in the Information Technology Division. 
  • The Application Programmer under general supervision designs, codes, tests, modifies and debugs computer software.
  • Writes and analyzes programs of moderate complexity.
  • Analyzes, researches, and resolves program or systems problems and develops program documentation.
  • Leads the development of system programs.

Job Responsibilities

  • Performs job responsibilities with minimal supervision
  • Serves as job expert or organization resource in assigned areas
  • Analyzes and recommends application and system improvements
  • Compiles and writes documentation of program development and subsequent revisions, inserting comments in the coded instructions
  • Conducts automated tool evaluations and software application tests    
  • Debugs, adapts, and modifies code and logic of existing applications
  • Defines and designs application and software architectures
  • Determines portability of code between operating systems and hardware appropriate development staff
  • Plans and manages the development of, enhancements to and/or the maintenance of customer applications according to published standards
  • Prepares detailed workflow charts and diagrams that describe input, output, and logical operations
  • Tests code to identify errors and debug
  • Updates the applicable tracking system with issues identified during the full life cycle
  • Utilizes, modifies, or develops algorithms that maximize processing speed and utilize memory efficiently
  • Writes and debugs programs or program modules
  • Writes or contributes to instructions or manuals to guide end users

Technical Competencies:

  • Ability to prepare flow charts and diagrams
  • Ability to perform modeling/mapping application workflow and process designs
  • Ability to analyze the programming codes
  • Ability to perform application debugging
  • Ability to write specifications
  • Knowledge of programming systems, software and hardware configuration and their application to a system environment
  • Ability to give instructions and direct the activities of other analysts

Entry Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in computer science or a related field AND Five years of programming experience.

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with document management systems that incorporate business process workflows and web forms – preferably Laser fiche
  • Proficient programming skills and in-depth knowledge of HTML/CSS, XML, AJAX, JSON, JavaScript and JQuery
  • Familiarity with PHP, ASP.NET, vb.net
  • Knowledge of relational database systems
  • Experience working with business analysts to deliver solutions that automate business processes
  • Knowledge of SOA design patterns.
  • Experience developing dynamic web based applications that communicate via web services.
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