Responsibly for the design, modification and implementation of strategic software applications throughout our organization. The ability to gather and analyze business requirements and develop solutions; as well as having strong communication skills will be required.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Experience with IBM Websphere Commerce software suite is mandatory.
Strong preference for knowledge and experience with J2EE, Struts, SQL, JDBC, Intranet and Extranet applications on IBM iSeries, and IBM DB2.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Working knowledge designing, developing and manipulating databases, data warehouses and multidimensional databases; design strategies for data acquisition.
Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Performs a variety of complicated tasks.
Modifies database programs to increase processing performance, referred to as performance tuning. Confers with co-workers to determine impact of database changes on other systems and staff cost for making changes to database.
Working knowledge of UNIX, Linux, and Windows based operating systems; plus experience with web services, intranet and extranet applications.
Experience with relational databases, SQL, DB2. Working knowledge of JDBC and advanced JSP development.
Participates in the testing process through test review, analysis, reviews and corrects programs. Be familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures
Selects and enters codes of utility program to monitor database and application server performance such as distribution of records and amount of available memory.
Effectively communicates with various departments, including Web Designers and Management.
Assist with administration of websphere application server and websphere commerce.
Occasionally attends out of state training to remain knowledgeable with current information.
Adheres to safe lifting techniques, follows proper training for learned job hazards and ergonomic risk factors, participates in departmental stretching program, and overall maintains a safe working environment.
Other duties may be assigned.
Supervisory Duties and Responsibilities
Requires skills to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Able to write speeches and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format. Possess skills to effectively present information to top management, public groups and or boards of directors. Demonstrate the ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in written format.
Education and/or Experience
Four year college degree preferred and two to four years related experience and/or training.
Mathematical aptitude to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inferences, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Need to be able to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Must be able to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Possess skills to interpret and extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Updated by JW - 09/11/12
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