MoreThanData, Inc. is a nonprofit corporation that serves Habitat for Humanity affiliates with software tools and support services at an affordable cost. This database programmer will be responsible for maintaining and updating proprietary computer software and databases, and writing new code as required. This role has an emphasis on Microsoft Access, Visual Basic, SQL, and manipulation of Microsoft Office products to extract information. Daily tasks include database management, documentation, troubleshooting, and developing new systems to improve data analysis.
MoreThanData’s mission is to expand home ownership opportunities for low-income families by providing software that is custom-built for Habitat for Humanity affiliates, with a fully-integrated collection of features no single commercial software package can offer. In addition to software, MTD provides integrated services, solutions, and support so affiliates can address their information management needs with comprehensive package of offerings.
Specifics About This Job
- Company - MoreThanData, Inc
- Work location - remote (home/home office/beach...?)
- Work - MS Access database programmer
- One year 1099 contract - $40,000 (Nov 2021 - Oct 2022)
- Part time - approximately 20 hours per week (billed monthly @ $40/hour)
- Benefits - none
Specific Duties and Responsibilities
Design and Test Database Plans - design, write and modify programs to improve application processing for things such as online applications to websites, data transfer to internal databases, the processing of the application data, and online payment systems.
Provide Database Support - provide support to other team members or users, as well as gathering user requirements so that improvements can be identified to simplify processes and increase productivity.
Modify Databases and Perform Tests - modify databases according to requests from team members and subscribers and perform tests to identify solutions to database usage concerns and malfunctions. This includes researching new database products, services, and protocols that can enhance the systems in place.
Communicate with Team Members - communicate daily with different personalities and departments, responding in a professional manner to queries or requests.
Construct Queries for Business Analysis - analyze business requirements and program automated scripts to provide end-user support and regular maintenance to the databases. Create custom-designed queries and codes to manipulate information and achieve the goals of the organization.
General Skills and Qualifications
This position requires a person that is organized, has excellent attention to detail, and the ability to communicate well both orally and in writing.
Troubleshooting is a major component of this role and requires analytical thinking skills to solve new issues when they arise and to improve existing systems.
This position requires good time management skills and the demonstrated ability to meet deadlines effectively.
Strong writing skills and the ability to condense complex information into an easy-to-follow format is important as updating user guides, training materials and documenting your work are ongoing responsibilities for this position.
MoreThanData is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants because of that person's race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), national origin, veteran's status, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.
Job Types: Part-time, Contract
Pay: $40,000.00 per year
- MS Access: 5 years (Required)
Work Location: Remote