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MDOC - Programmer Analyst 5
Ref No.: 17-03044
Location: Lansing MI, Michigan
Start Date / End Date: 05/15/2017 to 09/30/2017
Short Description: Plans, develops, tests, and documents computer programs, applying knowledge of programming techniques and computer systems.

Complete Description: Years of Experience:
Advanced experience in the IT industry and as a programmer analyst.

Job Description:
Includes descriptions detailed earlier as well as programmer analyst experience in specialized IT technologies which may not be widely used or are new to the industry.

•Plans, develops, tests, and documents computer programs, applying knowledge of programming techniques and computer systems. Evaluates user request for new or modified program, such as for financial or human resource management systems, clinical research trial results, statistical study of traffic patterns, or analyzing and developing specifications for bridge design, to determine feasibility, cost and time required, compatibility with current system, and computer capabilities. Consults with user to identify current operating procedures and clarify program objectives. Formulates plan outlining steps required to develop program, using methodologies such as structured analysis and design or object-oriented development.
•Work involves assisting in analyzing systems outlines to develop programs for computer applications, writing solution programs, documenting the methods and procedures used in program development, and testing and correcting programs. Works under moderate supervision with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Develops block diagrams and machine logic flowcharts to represent operations and data flow for applications.
•Captures requirements using industry standard development frameworks and tools. Designs reports, forms and letters along with computer terminal screen displays to accomplish goals of user request. Reviews screens, reports, forms and letters designs with users. Converts project specifications, using industry standard tools, such as object-oriented tools and code generation, into sequence of detailed instructions and logical steps for coding into language processable by computer, applying knowledge of computer programming techniques and computer languages.
•Enters program codes into computer system. Enters commands into computer to run and test program. Reads computer printouts or observes display screen to detect syntax or logic errors during program test, or uses diagnostic software to detect errors. Replaces, deletes, or modifies codes to correct errors. Analyzes, reviews and alters program to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements. Writes documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, and corrections. Writes manual for users to describe installation and operating procedures. Assists users to solve operating problems. Recreates steps taken by user to locate source of problem and rewrites program to correct errors. May use computer-aided software tools in each stage of system development. May train users to use program. May oversee installation of hardware and software. May provide technical assistance to program users. May install and test program at user site. May monitor performance of program after implementation. May specialize in developing programs for business or technical applications.

Required / Desired Skills
Skill Required / Desired Amount of Experience
Required (5 yrs): years or more of experience demonstrating working experience in applications software design, development, with SSRS and SSIS. Required 5 Years
Desired (2 yrs): years of experience with CRM Dynamics utilizing SSIS Desired 2 Years
Required (4 yrs): years of experience with programming in SQL and/or Transact-SQL Required 4 Years
Desired (1 yrs): year experience with Microsoft Azure and Service Bus for Windows Desired 1 Years
Required (3 yrs): years of experience working with a technical team and business experts in Development, testing, debugging and SSRS reports and SSIS Required 3 Years
Required (3 yrs): years of experience testing and performing peer reviewer of developed code to insure conformity to standards & design best practices Required 3 Years
Required (2 yrs): years of experience executing and validating test plans for reports Required 2 Years
Required (2 yrs): years of experience use of programming knowledge to design and develop complex stored procedures and reports Required 2 Years
Required (3 yrs): years of experience using Agile Development Required 3 Years
Required (2 yrs): years of experience writing complex queries and stored procedures in T-SQL Desired 2 Years
Required (4 yrs): years of experience writing reports with SSRS Required 4 Years
Required: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related fields Required

Question 1 Absences greater than two weeks MUST be approved by CAI management in advance, and contact information must be provided to CAI so that the resource can be reached during his or her absence. The Client has the right to dismiss the resource if he or she does not return to work by the agreed upon date. Do you accept this requirement?
Question 2 Please list candidate's email address that will be used when submitting E-RTR.
Question 4 The client plans to schedule interviews for this position May 12th. Please confirm your candidate will be available to interview any of those days if selected.
Question 5 Please include a paragraph re: candidate's availability, location, applicable skills, and other pertinent information in the Summary of Qualifications tab, when submitting.