Senior Programmer Analyst

Hibbett Sports, Inc.   •  

Birmingham, AL

8 - 10 years

Posted 267 days ago

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The Sr. Programmer Analyst is responsible for performing technical analysis, system application support, and software development for Hibbett Sports. This includes working with business owners and Solutions Analysts to plan and execute the implementation of new applications, application enhancements, and issue resolution. This position will review requirements, approve technical specifications, and perform testing and QA. This position requires a mastery of the business portfolio of all areas and systems supported. In addition, the Sr. Programmer Analyst must possess expert skills in problem solving, process definition, and analytical capabilities.


This position reports to the Manager, Solutions Delivery.



  • Analyze applications gaps and new solutions where needed
  • Identify application gaps
  • Perform impact analysis of various applications/systems as a result of change and provide solution options
  • Translate business requirements and capabilities into technical solutions in collaboration with solution analysts, architects and business partners
  • Analyze complex data systems and document data elements, data flow relationships and dependencies
  • Define appropriate techno-functional solution design in collaborations with architect, solutions analysts and business users
  • Develop code, test plans, expected results, and test data at a program level
  • Review requirement documents and approve technical specifications
  • Coordinate and perform system testing and assist with Quality Assurance and User Acceptance Testing
  • Interface with business users and management
  • Self-manage production and project work activities
  • Assist with project estimation activities
  • Mentor programmers and senior programmers
  • Support multiple applications areas


  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent field experience in Information Technology
  • Requires 7+ years’ experiencedesigning, developing & testing mid-large applications in an AS400/iSeries environment using RPG/RPG ILE, CL language, SQL
  • Develop code, build test plans, and test the solution developed
  • Prior experience in JDA Merchandise Management System (MMS) or related iSeries based Merchandise Management application desired
  • Prior experience in a Retail Multi Channel organization is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly
  • Strong written and verbal skills from both business and technical perspectives
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced and team-oriented environment