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Application Developer/ Systems Analyst
Ref No.: 18-03517
Location: Pasadena, California
GENERAL PURPOSE
Our client is seeking an Application Developer/Systems Analyst to support, maintenance, and as necessary enhancements to custom developed ancillary applications, integrated systems, and COTS applications and Customer Information System (CIS)

Job Duties:
  • Develops enhancements and performs maintenance on existing applications, systems and sub-systems; writes and tests program code to extend system functionality, incorporate new subsystems and make other application changes and updates; develops logic and validation criteria and designs and develops custom reports, screens, scripts, utility programs, menus and directories using standard software and development tools
  • Troubleshoot system or application issues and report to vendor, review status and apply provided fixes.
  • Configure existing application, test and deploy new configuration to users.
  • Document issues and fixes, lead the test efforts to validate the provided solution.
  • Analyze and interpret requirements, data analysis, data design, data integrity, data performance
  • Works with department users and IT staff to define scope, boundaries and deliverables for utility applications development projects.
  • Defines application data requirements; identifies data sources; diagrams data flow.
  • Tests data validity, redundancy and integrity; develops and uses query tools to generate reports.
  • Be a self-learner to research issues and be a problem solver
  • Develop and maintain system user documentation; Provide user support and training, as needed
  • Answers technical questions and provides guidance to users on system functionalities and methods for correcting problems
  • Able to plan, organize and prioritize daily assignments and work activities
  • Serves as a central point of coordination with IT on significant application/hardware problems and change request issues that require assignment of resources
  • Develops and maintains user documentation; plans and coordinates the deployment of new technologies within the department; supports the development of test plans including acceptance criterions and testing data sets.
  • Coordinates user acceptance testing and the resolution of problems identified; may develop training materials, handouts, desktop procedures; may conduct user applications training classes and one-on-one training sessions.
  • Link applications to Oracle and SQL Server and configure and use ODBC Connectivity for various data sources including AS400/DB2
  • Evaluate alternatives and make sound recommendations.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve routine to moderately complex systems problems.
Job Requirements:
  • Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in management information systems, computer science or a closely related field
  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in systems analysis and application development and support.
  • Implement business rules through customization, configuration and setup.
  • Electric and Water utility experience a plus
Desirable Skills:
  • Microsoft Access, SQL Server 2012 or higher, .NET Technology (ASP.NET, C#, C++, and Visual Basic), Java
  • Mobile programming language for Android or IOS
  • SSRS 2012 Report Server and SSIS 2012 or higher are required. AS400/ Query 400, DB2 query experience preferred.
  • Proficient understanding of SQL code for database platforms in Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2016/2017
  • Electric and Water Utility and Customer Information System experiences are a plus.



NTT DATA Services is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 130,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA recently acquired Dell Services. NTT DATA Services emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process, IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We are a part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit www.nttdataservices.com to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.