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RPG Programmer
Ref No.: 19-06021
Location: Melville, New York
Sunrise System Inc. is currently looking for RPG Programmer in Melville, NY with one of our top client.
Job Title: RPG Programmer
Job Id: 19-06021
Location: Melville, NY 11747
Duration: 10 months
Position Type: Hourly contract Position (W2 and C2C)
Job Overview
  • This position is responsible to define, develop, test, analyze and maintain new software applications and reporting as well as maintaining and updating existing applications and reports in support of the achievement of business requirements.
  • This includes writing, coding and testing of applications and reports
  • Research, design, document and modify moderately complex software specifications.
  • Create functional specifications for complex requirements 
Key responsibilities
  • Design, develop, modify, debug and implement short- and long-term solutions to IT needs through new and existing applications, systems architecture, network systems and applications infrastructure for use throughout the Company.
  • Analyze existing programs or formulate logic for new systems, devise logic procedures, prepare flowcharting, perform coding and test/debug programs.
  • Prepare detailed specifications from which programs will be written.
  • Develop system implementation plans.
  • Prepare and obtain approval of system and programming documentation.
  • Help prepare test plans with QA.
  • Strong ability to work with remote teams
  • Maintain Project Life Cycle (PLC) standards.
  • Recommend changes in development, maintenance and system standards.
  • Train users in implementation of system. 
Preferred Education
  • Typically, a Bachelor's Degree or global equivalent in related discipline.
  • Master's degree or global equivalent a plus.
  • May hold one or more industry certifications. 
General Skills & Competencies  
  • Excellent understanding of industry practices
  • Strong proficiency with tools, systems, and procedures
  • Strong planning/organizational skills and techniques
  • Strong decision making, analysis and problem solving skills with ability to multi-task
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong conflict resolution skills and ability to deliver difficult messages
  • Ability to build partnerships at all levels within the company, ability to build partnerships externally
  • Resolve complex issues in effective ways
  • Project management, consultative skills and ability to manage a budget
  • Technical proficiency in specific languages and development tools, as follows:
  • AS/400:
  • 5 years’ experience and highly proficient in RPG, RPG-ILE, CL, SQL, AS/400 environments, DDM, DB2 Database, XML, FTP, SFTP and Web Services
  • 5 years’ experience on supporting business critical production environment
  • 5 years of experience on working with distribution business systems, work experience on warehouse application product a plus
  • 5 years’ experience on change management process, tools like aldon or turnover a plus 
  • 3 years’ experience in translating Business requirements to understandable IT systems requirements
  • 2 years’ experience integrating application systems with I Series
  • 2 years’ experience on reverse engineering and documenting legacy application
  • 2 years’ experience with agile methodologies, managing backlogs and sprints
  • 2 years’ experience on data migration from legacy application  
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