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DEQ - Programmer Analyst 2
Ref No.: 16-01341
Location: Lansing, Michigan
Client: DEQ, DNR, MDARD
Location: Lansing,MI
Duration: 12 Months
Agency Interview Type: In Person Only


Job Description:
Plans, develops, tests, and documents computer programs, applying knowledge of programming techniques and computer systems. Strong PowerBuilder coding expertise for versions 7 through 12, experience with the PowerBuilder Foundation Class Library.
Years of Experience:
4-7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.

Skills in creating SQL objects, writing database scripts, and preparing Packages, Stored Procedures, Functions, and Triggers

Proven skills in C#.NET, VB.NET, ASP.NET, XML, AJAX, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Transact SQL (T-SQL), MS Visual Studio, MS Access and MS Office Suite.

Dynamic and Response Web Design Background

Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Works under limited supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

•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.

 
Skill
Required / Desired
Amount
of Experience
 
Skills in creating SQL objects, writing database scripts, and preparing Packages, Stored Procedures, Functions, and Triggers
Required
4
Years
Proven skills in C#.NET, VB.NET, ASP.NET, XML, AJAX, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Transact SQL (T-SQL), MS Visual Studio, and MS Office Suite.
Required
4
Years
Knowledge of structured programming, object-oriented programming, relational database constructs, dynamic/responsive web
Required
4
Years
Demonstrated experience of dynamic serving and web responsive design
Highly desired
4
Years
Knowledge of the fundamental concepts and operating principles of data communications and data processing hardware and software
Highly desired
4
Years
Skills to perform thorough unit tests for programs and software applications to ensure a quality product
Highly desired
4
Years
Ability to work with a code repository, including check in and check out of code and documentation
Required
4
Years
Ability to provide quality customer service, build trust through integrity of work, and build strategic relationships through teamwork are required.
Required
4
Years
Ability to communicate technical terminology at a level appropriate to the audience
Required
4
Years
 
 
Questions
 
 
Description
 
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 3
This position is located in downtown Lansing, MI. The selected candidate will be responsible for any and all costs associated with parking for this position. These costs will not be reimbursed by CAI or State of Michigan. Please confirm you have discussed this with your candidate and he/she accepts this requirement.
Question 5
The client plans to schedule IN PERSON ONLY interviews for this position the week of October 10th. Please confirm your candidate will be available to interview any of those days if selected.
Question 6
Please include a paragraph re: candidate's availability, location, applicable skills, and other pertinent information in the Summary of Qualifications tab, when submitting.
Question 7
U.S. Citizenship is required for this position. Please confirm your candidate is a U.S. Citizen