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ETL Informatica Developer
Ref No.: 17-01238
Location: West Chester, Pennsylvania
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 09/05/2017

ETL INFORMATICA DEVELOPER
WEST CHESTER, PA


Project Description:
The Application Developer is responsible for the development efforts for the Enterprise Data Management (EDM) area in support of internal systems and customers. The position requires a background in a heterogeneous data management environment. The Developer will have experience with data warehousing best practices and techniques and possess knowledge, hands-on experience and expertise with medium to large enterprise data warehousing environments. They will work with the global EDM Development teams, Infrastructure teams, other IT members, business analysts, and external resources.
  • Works independently to develop, configure, code and test programs from specifications.
  • Presents all work in design review and code review sessions to senior team members, and must be able to explain and support decisions made and actions taken.
  • Develop ETL data workflows and code for new data integrations and maintain/enhance existing workflows and code.
  • Interfaces with business analysts, project managers and clients to clarify requirements.
  • Assists other team members with their assignments (e.g., onboarding junior team members).
  • Tests own work and contributes to the development of test plans.
  • Prepares documentation that describes installation and operating procedures, including application user guides, with limited guidance.
  • Provides first/second level troubleshooting, technical and operational support with limited guidance.
  • Escalates issues to the right party when required.
  • Participates in technical design. Can develop from specifications, under limited guidance.
  • Can troubleshoot applications problems, with limited support.
  • Effectively identifies and escalates issues as appropriate.
  • Shares knowledge effectively with team members.
  • Cooperates with and works effectively with other IT team members.
  • Responds to user problems, including issues escalated from more junior team members.
  • Produces documentation for changes and enhancements to current systems under limited guidance.
  • Learns to build productive networks with internal clients.
  • Estimates own work effort for input to project planning.
  • Escalates delays, issues, risks and highlights to project managers and/or project leads.
  • Receives general direction. Work in progress is reviewed routinely.
  • Required to create or choose an approach or procedure from a variety of complex options for addressing a work task.

Required Skills:
  • Typical candidates will possess 2+ years of relevant experience and a BS in Computer Science or related fields, or equivalent experience.
  • Must possess good knowledge of data extraction, transformation & loading (ETL) methods.
  • 2+ years hands-on experience with Informatica is required.
  • 3+ years hands-on experience with ETL tools.
  • 3+ years hands-on experience with Data Warehousing.
  • 4+ years SQL programming experience.
  • 4+ years RDBMS hands-on experience (Oracle, MS SQL, DB2).
  • Teradata experience is preferred.
  • 2+ years of experience working with Agile teams preferred.
  • Retail Industry is preferred.
  • BI performance management tool (e.g. Microstrategy, Tableau) experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of job scheduling software is a plus.
  • Must possess good communication skills.
  • Must possess ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Must possess good investigative and problem solving abilities.
  • Has working knowledge of multiple programming languages, tools and technologies.
  • Demonstrates understanding of application development methods as well as the fundamentals of SDLC.
  • Has developed an understanding of the technical architecture, application landscape and IT environment, as well as tools used in development, deployment and testing.
  • Understands the structure and processes of the IT organization, including the roles of IT team members and the information and/or resources they may require.
  • Builds and maintains working knowledge of multiple business areas and the applications that support them.

This 3+ month position starts ASAP.

Please E-MAIL your resume (attachment to email) with rate and availability to Angie: angie@alphaconsulting.com

ALPHA'S REQUIREMENT #17-01238
W2 ONLY