IT Partner Services Senior Programmer/Analyst

IT Partner Services Senior Programmer/Analyst
Information Technology
United States
Boston
Regular
Full time
The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. We partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. BCG was founded in 1963 and is a privately owned firm with more than 7,000 employees across 85 offices in 48 countries. Integrity, respect for the individual, delivering value, and making an impact on society are just some of BCG's core values. BCG's commitment to both our clients' success and our own standards is what sets BCG apart as a world-class professional services organization. Join BCG - start your career at a company that is consistently ranked as the leader in its field, and is acknowledged as one of the best places to work.
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
Education
  • College degree, preferably in computer science, IT or another technical subject area
Experience/Knowledge
  • 5+ years of experience developing enterprise level applications
  • Strong experience developing standards-compliant Web applications using front-end Web technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript/jQuery, JSON, XML/XSL, etc.
  • Expertise in Microsoft ASP.NET/MVC4, C#
  • 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
The Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law, where applicable. BCG is an E-Verify Employer. Click here for more information on E-Verify. VEVRAA Federal Contractor
3892BR
Job Type : Full-Time
Education Level : Bachelors Degree
Experience Level : Mid to Senior Level
Job Function : Engineering
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