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As an IT Senior Programmer/Analyst, you will focus on the development and support of existing applications and develop new applications to support BCG's Partner Services Group. You will work with within a cross-functional team consisting of Project Leaders, Business Analysts, and others to provide high quality applications which respond to and meet the business needs of the entire BCG organization. You will be expected to participate in hands-on development activities as well as providing technical guidance of development activities to successfully execute projects. Success will require the being both flexible and adaptable.
Under the direction of the Business Systems Manager - Partner Services HR, enhance and support various internally facing applications that support the partnership.
Partner with business and functional Business Analysts to provide technical insight and provide estimates
Demonstrates a strong technical acumen and provide technical solutions assessments to drive key outcomes
Ensure the overall integrity of supported code bases and validate it against specifications.
Assist with code deployments and release schedules.
Participcate in creating technical documentation
Handle primary support for responsible applications
College degree, preferably in computer science, IT or another technical subject area
5+ years of experience developing enterprise level applications
Experience with Microsoft Azure and cloud development strategies
Experience with Classic ASP desired
VBA experience in a professional environment
Experience working with external application development providers
Background in mobile application development (native or responsive/adaptive Web apps) a plus
Strong background in database design and development with SQL Server, including T-SQL
Experience with Microsoft's Team Foundation Server including release management with MS Build preferred
Technical and functional expertise
Problem solving, analytical skills and decision making
Strong analytical abilities, able to identify optimal designs for scalability, flexibility and overall performance
Creative technical problem solving, able to determine technical root causes analysis and produce creative solutions
Ability to document technical solutions
Ability to influence and assist in business requirements gathering to translate into technical work items
Communication, interpersonal and teaming skills
Excellent communication skills across cultures in English
Reliability, flexibility and being a cooperative team player that strives to do the right thing
Professional demeanor with the ability to maintain a positive attitude in stressful situations or when ambiguity is present
Work management, organization and planning
Ability to work independently with general direction
High flexibility and commitment to organizational and personal goals and directions
Attention to detail, well organized, able to prioritize effectively
Customer and business focus
Ability to work closely with users and provide a high level of customer service in a friendly, professional and constructive manner
Values and ethics
High Integrity and a positive attitude
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