This position works under general supervision, interacting with his or her supervisor several times per week, perhaps daily, to receive guidance and feedback. Some non-routine activities may require a supervisor’s advance approval.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Extensive use of SQL to support and develop applications
Full life cycle analysis, planning, development and documentation
Able to prepare, read and understand project specifications
Setting and meeting development and production support deadlines
Interact with various internal departments to resolve questions of program intent, data input, output requirements and inclusion of internal checks and controls
Analyze and perform system design for web projects of advanced complexity
Help to develop and set standard coding practices
Fully documents all programs written or revised
Production support and routine website maintenance
Collaboration — Working e ffectively and cooperatively with others; establishing and maintaining good working relationships.
Innovation - Generating innovative solutions i n work situations; trying different and novel ways to deal with work problems and opportunities.
Navigating Complexity — Proactively and quickly making sense of complex issues; responding effectively to complex and ambiguous situations; communicating complicated information simply.
Technical/Professional Knowledge and Skills – Having achieved a satisfactory level of technical and professional skill or knowledge in position-related areas; keeping up with current developments and trends in areas of expertise.
BASIC AND PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS (EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE)
Three to five years experience as developer on a complex web site.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work independently
College degree preferred
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, JOB SKILLS, ABILITIES
Expert knowledge of Ruby on Rails
Proficient knowledge of MySQL
Working knowledge of Linux administration and automation
GameStop Texas Ltd. - 17 months ago