Programmer Analyst
Location:
Portland, OR 97201
Posted:
November 02, 2016
Position Type:
Full Time, Contract
Category:
Analyst
Reference:
03600-9500232173
Robert Half Technology is looking for a programmer analyst who combines a real passion for formulating and defining systems scope and objectives with an understanding of software and applications programming and industry requirements. Through research and fact-finding, you'd make recommendations for developing or modifying applications or databases. What you get to do every single day: - Build and test programming changes for each phase of systems development prior to implementation. Writes test cases and expected results. Reviews results for conformance to requirements. May plan simple tests or a defined subset of a larger system test. May make recommendations for acceptance/rejection if requirements are not all met. - Analyzes user requests for systems changes or improvements. Documents functional requirements and assesses cost, feasibility and utility. Develops recommendation as to how, when or whether to proceed with making the changes. - Acts as the in-house guide on applications, systems and/or processes to internal clients in identifying and resolving, processing/reporting programming problems. Consultation can take the form of trouble shooting and/or education. - Provides ongoing training and assistance for end users and other partner groups for a particular application, system or process. - Analyses processing procedures. Develops recommendations for improvements. - Builds and maintains dictionaries for applications and systems support by the analyst. - Analyzes and documents issues. Works with other programmers to correct code problems. - Assists in the developing communication content for specific system changes being implemented in production.

Requirements

• Previous experience as a project leader for the business portion of developmental applications or major systems improvements. • Comprehensive understanding of programming languages. • Strong project planning and management tasks, business systems support functions and project costing techniques. • Strong oral and written skills. • Knowledge of PC and mainframe hardware/software.

With more than 100 locations worldwide, Robert Half Technology is a leading provider of IT professionals on a project and full-time basis for initiatives ranging from web development and systems integration to network security and technical support. Through our alliances with industry-leading organizations such as HDI® and the Microsoft® Partner program, we have access to client companies that other staffing firms don't. In addition to our free job search services, we provide our candidates with access to free online technical training and a competitive benefits and compensation package.

Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)

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