JOB FUNCTION/PURPOSE: The Senior Programmer Analyst produces computer programs and/or systems which contribute to the solution of business problems or needs of the Bank. The incumbent is competent in all phases of programming and program design, with the major emphasis on applying skills in system design and development.
PRINCIPAL ACTIVITES/OBJECTIVES: * Code or instructs in the coding of Cobol programs * Prepares documentation for the user and Systems and Programming * Implements program changes * Tests programs for accuracy * Designs systems and performs associated tasks involved with the system’s design, including running tests and implementing new development and existing projects. * Communicates task status to supervisor and communicates work direction to subordinates, including education needs of subordinates and/or members of project teams * Solves problems that tend to arise in the normal course of business, including off –hour calls * Performs other duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS: * Graduate from a Technical school or college degree with concentration in Information Technology; will consider equivalent experience. * Minimum two years of experience in a DP systems/programming environment * Proven analytical and programming skills * Cobol classes or knowledge of Cobol is a plus * Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees * Ability to work independently or as part of a group * Candidate must be able to work under pressure and have proven ability to meet deadlines