Application Systems Programmer Analyst Senior

Maricopa County, AZ - Phoenix, AZ (30+ days ago)3.7

Position Overview
The Application Systems Programmer Analyst Sr. independently provides advanced technical analysis, application systems programming, web development, and quality assurance testing, ensuring that software created meets functional specifications.

Position Qualifications

Minimum education and/or experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a closely related field and a five (5) years of progressively responsible enterprise level experience in software development.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities:Knowledge of:
Visual Studio.NET and Sql Server.
Design, construction and maintenance of desktop and batch applications using C#, VB.NET and TSQL.

Skill in:
Mentoring and training less experienced staff members.
Communicating technical information to different levels of expertise throughout all levels of the department.

Ability to:
Understand technical manuals, software specifications, hardware principals of operations and systems software operations.
Generate reports using Crystal Reports and SQL Reporting Services.
Work independently on complex problems.

Preferred education and/or experience:
Advanced degree in Computer Science or closely related field and seven (7) years of enterprise level experience in software development. Experience with project work in a Windows client/server environment using SQL server and Windows 10 Enterprise.

Working conditions:
Working at a desk in an environmentally controlled office.

Essential Job Tasks
Develops software modules of high complexity and scope, while adhering to documented development standards.
Works in a team environment to develop (code/debug/test), document, and install client server and web-based software systems.
Responsible for technical design, coding, unit testing, peer reviews, providing time/cost estimates, and required documentation.
Works independently to develop solutions for complex business and technical problems.
Participates in some aspects of end user consulting, systems analysis, general systems design, and detail systems design.
Maintains awareness of state-of-the-art development methodologies and tools, programming and problem-solving techniques, and hardware systems.
Completes special projects and performs other duties as assigned.
Selection Procedure
The Maricopa County Human Resources Department reserves the right to admit to the selection process only those candidates considered to be the most highly qualified. Those selected will be assessed based on evaluation of listed education and experience. The hiring authority will interview and select the successful candidate from a list provided by Human Resources.

All offers of employment made to new hires and rehires at Maricopa County are contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer, pre-employment thorough background investigation. A background investigation is conducted on a current employee who changes to a Safety Sensitive Position or one having the potential for serious adverse impact on the integrity or efficiency of the County. These requirements do not pertain to employees of elected officials who undergo background investigation processes administered through their respective offices.
Typically, successful candidates are hired at a salary rate up to midpoint of the range, based on applicable experience, internal equity and budgetary allowances.