The Application Analyst II will design and develop Java programs to implement complex enhancement and maintenance requests for the Outside Processor applications. Test and debug program changes and prepare necessary documentation for implementation, following the BSC procedures for change control.
Major Responsibilities: • Design and develop Java programs for Outside Processing applications used by Processed Products. • Design and develop PL/SQL programs for Sales Order and Work Order applications • Solve complex business problems through the implementation of coding solutions. • Implement new programming interfaces between applications supported by our teams and those supported by other service provider groups. • Prepare and execute unit test scenarios involving Java programs. • Monitor data sent by other applications that interface with our programs. • Ensure that programs are functioning properly to avoid disruption of business operations. • Closely interface with the business/functional groups, other service provider groups, infrastructure teams, and outside processors in order to analyze and troubleshoot reported issues. • Complete all documentation related to program changes as specified in our change control procedures. • Participate in audits, such as internal audits and SOX audits, by supplying requested system data.
Education: Bachelors Degree required. Majors preferred are Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent.
Preferred Skills: • Oracle Fusion Middleware, specifically Soa Mediator and BPEL development, using JDeveloper. • Hibernate, JavaMail, Webservices, JUnit • Experience using Tidal or any scheduling software and writing Shell/Windows Command scripts. • Critical Competencies for Success: • Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to interact with all levels of the organization. • Strong logical and analytical capabilities in order to successfully troubleshoot and resolve complex issues. • The ability to comprehend business processes through the review of the code, and apply that knowledge to future changes. • Ability to self manage work in order to meet deadlines and deliver quality work with minimal supervision. • Experience in designing and developing programs within a corporate environment.
About United States Steel Corporation
United States Steel Corporation, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa., is an integrated steel producer with major production operations in the United States, Canada and Central Europe and an annual raw steelmaking capability of 27 million net tons. The company manufactures a wide range of value-added steel sheet and tubular products for the automotive, appliance, container, industrial machinery, construction, and oil and gas industries.
U. S. Steel’s integrated steel facilities include Gary Works, which is made up of Gary Works in Gary, Ind., East Chicago Tin in East Chicago, Ind., and Midwest Plant in Portage, Ind.; Great Lakes Works in Ecorse and River Rouge, Mich.; Mon Valley Works, which includes Edgar Thomson Plant and Irvin Plant near Pittsburgh, Pa., and Fairless Plant near Philadelphia, Pa.; Granite City Works in Granite City, Ill.; Fairfield Works in Fairfield, Ala.; U. S. Steel Canada's Lake Erie Works in Nanticoke, Ontario; and U. S. Steel Košice in the Slovak Republic. U. S. Steel is also involved in several steel finishing joint ventures in the United States, Brazil, Canada and Mexico.
U. S. Steel prides itself on being a leader in both process and product technolog...y and has four research and development facilities dedicated to advancing the boundaries of steelmaking: the Research and Technology Center in Munhall, Pa.; the Automotive Center, a research and sales facility in Troy, Mich.; the U. S. Steel Tubular Products Innovation and Technology Center in Houston, Texas; and USSE Research in Košice.