Sr. Application Developer- S&OP
Simmons Home Office Siloam Springs, AR
Simmons Home Office is looking for a Senior Application Developer-S&OP for the Home Office Location in Siloam Springs, AR please take a moment and review the job description below. If you feel you meet the requirements, we would love to hear form you!
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION
Advances Simmons Foods information management capabilities by meeting the needs of the various business units for major applications, including their design, development, deployment and maintenance.
ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES
Develops Custom Applications: Develop custom applications, setup, training, and reports as required by Simmons Foods. Required to utilize complex tools to build functions, packages, procedures and develop technical documentation to support all the above. Participate in upgrades and retrofit of reports and custom programs. Provides functional and highly technical user support where needed.
Maintains purchased Applications: Maintains, implements, upgrades and supports existing applications that are purchased by Simmons Information Services. Builds and performs training and documentation for these applications. Performs migration of legacy applications to current applications.
Troubleshoots: Quickly recognizes issues and performs the steps needed to solve the issue as quickly and effectively as possible. Includes other team members depending on the magnitude of the issue. Participates in After Action Review with IS team to document resolution and what was learned for future reference.
Gives recommendations and feedback to the Application Manager and helps facilitate the growth of the Application Developers. Validates any work done, whether development or issue resolution will be thoroughly tested outside of the production environment before implementing into the production environment.
Participates as a member of the Team. Participates in ongoing development, communication and implementation of team concepts, programs and policies; coordinates work to ensure best practices with all team members. Attends appropriate team meetings. As a member of the Team, fosters strong cohesiveness regarding all major issues; e.g., direction, annual plan, budget, policy changes, etc. Accepts responsibility to quickly identify any areas that lack cohesiveness, bringing them to the attention of the team leader and working with the team in a supportive manner to resolve issues and actively look for ways, and reinforces actions needed, to achieve synergy possible within the larger organization.
Technical Experience: 10 years applicable functional and technical software experience. Computer Skills (Not all required depending on particular business focus): Report Design Aid (RDA), Table Design Aid (TDA), Form Design Aid (FDA), Business View Design Aid (BVDA), Processing Option Design Aid (PODA), Universal Table Browser (UTB), Business Function Design, Object Management Workbench (OMW), C/C++ - used in the modification and debugging of business functions, SQL, PL/SQL, Microsoft Office
Industry Experience: Preference for poultry or food processing organization.
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent business experience using and developing software applications or as an Applications Developer) in IS or related field required.
Preferred Education: Depends on IS business focus.