Application Developer

  • location: Wayne, PA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $40 - $49 per hour
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Application Developer

job summary:
Application Developer, StreamServe/Exstream

JOB OVERVIEW - Individuals within the Application Development role work closely with clients, business analysts and team members to understand the business requirements that drive the analysis and design of quality technical solutions. These solutions must be aligned with business and IT strategies and are in compliance with the organization's architectural standards. Application Developers are involved in the full systems life cycle and therefore are responsible for designing, coding, testing, implementing and supporting application software that is delivered on time and within budget. Responsibilities beyond development of software may include participation in component and data architecture design, technology planning, product evaluation, advanced testing processes and buy vs. build recommendations. Individuals also provide input to project plans related to the application development initiative.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Individuals must be able to adjust to constant business change. Common types of changes include introduction of new organizations through mergers and acquisitions, evolving goals and strategies and emerging technologies. These changes require integration of solutions that can impact the overall system development activity.

- Application Developers also provide client support, consultation and subject matter expertise for system development, maintenance and support.

- This associate works on moderately to complex tasks in support of one or more project as a project team member, or independently on small projects.

- They may support multiple applications and have increased skill in multiple technical environments and possesses knowledge of a specific business area.

- May participate in project planning processes.

- May identify technical requirements.

- May create technical design specifications and assists in sizing technical requirements.

- Codes applications using a disciplined development process.

- Integrates solutions with other applications and platforms outside the framework.

- Develops, executes, and documents unit test plans.

- Supports and/or executes testing efforts across the life cycle.

- Adheres to standards and procedures.

- Reviews modules for quality assurance.

- Checks for compliance with all standards, policies and procedures.

- Supports and participates in the software deployment process for new modules, upgrades and fixes to the production environment.

- Makes modules production-ready by moving them to libraries, completing forms, following procedures, completing version control documents, etc.

- Creates release notes, deployment plans, etc)

- Executes branching and merging strategies.

- Validates deployments.

- Provides ongoing maintenance of applications.

- May assist in production support.

- May troubleshoot existing information systems to identify errors or deficiencies and develops solutions

- May evaluate existing applications and platform and provides recommendations for improving application performance by conducting gap analysis, identifying feasible alternative solutions, and assisting in the scope of modifications.

- May perform automated/load tests and address any issues.

- Documents functions and changes to new or modified modules and test activities/results.

- Assists in the development of user guides and training documentation for systems.

- May participate in the evaluation of new application packages and tools and perform research on best practices.

- May provide recommendations for the solutions.

- Provides technical coaching and mentoring to less-experienced team members.

QUALIFICATIONS:

- Bachelor's degree in Programming/Systems or Computer Science or other related field. Or equivalent work experience.

- Typically requires 3-8 years of programming experience.

- Must have programming experience with mid - advanced level application development.

- Experience implementing various versions of StreamServe software

- Need to be familiar with technologies like: PageOut, StoryTeller, CompositionCenter, DesignCenter, Forms, Scripting etc.

- Should have exposure to multiple project implementations using StreamServe, Java, Oracle using various operating systems and technologies.

- Exposure to printers, print vendors and high-volume printing scenarios.

- Intermediate-level programming skills in at least one modern language

- Must have understanding of relational database design and theory

- Must have understanding of typical use cases and benefits for typical design approaches such as: client/server, SOA, etc.

- Needs to have familiarity with Object Oriented Design concepts

 
location: Wayne, Pennsylvania
job type: Contract
salary: $40 - 49 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: High School
 
responsibilities:
- Individuals must be able to adjust to constant business change. Common types of changes include introduction of new organizations through mergers and acquisitions, evolving goals and strategies and emerging technologies. These changes require integration of solutions that can impact the overall system development activity.

- Application Developers also provide client support, consultation and subject matter expertise for system development, maintenance and support.

- This associate works on moderately to complex tasks in support of one or more project as a project team member, or independently on small projects.

- They may support multiple applications and have increased skill in multiple technical environments and possesses knowledge of a specific business area.

- May participate in project planning processes.

- May identify technical requirements.

- May create technical design specifications and assists in sizing technical requirements.

- Codes applications using a disciplined development process.

- Integrates solutions with other applications and platforms outside the framework.

- Develops, executes, and documents unit test plans.

- Supports and/or executes testing efforts across the life cycle.

- Adheres to standards and procedures.

- Reviews modules for quality assurance.

- Checks for compliance with all standards, policies and procedures.

- Supports and participates in the software deployment process for new modules, upgrades and fixes to the production environment.

- Makes modules production-ready by moving them to libraries, completing forms, following procedures, completing version control documents, etc.

- Creates release notes, deployment plans, etc)

- Executes branching and merging strategies.

- Validates deployments.

- Provides ongoing maintenance of applications.

- May assist in production support.

- May troubleshoot existing information systems to identify errors or deficiencies and develops solutions

- May evaluate existing applications and platform and provides recommendations for improving application performance by conducting gap analysis, identifying feasible alternative solutions, and assisting in the scope of modifications.

- May perform automated/load tests and address any issues.

- Documents functions and changes to new or modified modules and test activities/results.

- Assists in the development of user guides and training documentation for systems.

- May participate in the evaluation of new application packages and tools and perform research on best practices.

- May provide recommendations for the solutions.

- Provides technical coaching and mentoring to less-experienced team members.

 
qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree in Programming/Systems or Computer Science or other related field. Or equivalent work experience.

- Typically requires 3-8 years of programming experience.

- Must have programming experience with mid - advanced level application development.

- Experience implementing various versions of StreamServe software

- Need to be familiar with technologies like: PageOut, StoryTeller, CompositionCenter, DesignCenter, Forms, Scripting etc.

- Should have exposure to multiple project implementations using StreamServe, Java, Oracle using various operating systems and technologies.

- Exposure to printers, print vendors and high-volume printing scenarios.

- Intermediate-level programming skills in at least one modern language

- Must have understanding of relational database design and theory

- Must have understanding of typical use cases and benefits for typical design approaches such as: client/server, SOA, etc.

- Needs to have familiarity with Object Oriented Design concepts

 
skills:

- Bachelor's degree in Programming/Systems or Computer Science or other related field. Or equivalent work experience.

- Typically requires 3-8 years of programming experience.

- Must have programming experience with mid - advanced level application development.

- Experience implementing various versions of StreamServe software

- Need to be familiar with technologies like: PageOut, StoryTeller, CompositionCenter, DesignCenter, Forms, Scripting etc.

- Should have exposure to multiple project implementations using StreamServe, Java, Oracle using various operating systems and technologies.

- Exposure to printers, print vendors and high-volume printing scenarios.

- Intermediate-level programming skills in at least one modern language

- Must have understanding of relational database design and theory

- Must have understanding of typical use cases and benefits for typical design approaches such as: client/server, SOA, etc.

- Needs to have familiarity with Object Oriented Design concepts


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