Responsible for writing programs to maintain and control computer systems software for operating systems, networked systems, and database systems
Responsible for creating the software platform, and then fine-tuning the final program after it has been made
Skills and Competencies:
Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently and manage one s time
Knowledge of the full software development lifecycle: from business/systems analysis, through requirements gathering and functional specification authoring, to development, testing and delivery
Ability to troubleshoot issues and make system changes as needed to resolve issue
Knowledge of computer development software, such as SQL, Java, J2EE, etc.
Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Modify existing software to correct errors, to adapt it to new hardware or to upgrade interfaces and improve performance
Design and develop software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcome and consequences of design
Consult with engineering staff to evaluate interface between hardware and software, develop specifications and performance requirements and resolve customer problems
Advise customer about, or perform, maintenance of software system
Develop and direct software system testing and validation procedures
High School Degree and Bachelors degree in computer science/relevant field or equivalent work experience required
6 to 8 years experience required.