Job Description

Job Title: Programmer - Senior
Job ID: 664088
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Community Care Behavioral Hlth
Department: Decision Support
Location: 339 Sixth Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15222

Description

Purpose:
The Programmer - Senior provides complex programming services, input into defining technical requirements, and develops, maintains, and troubleshoots computer applications/systems to meet client IT and business needs. The Programmer - Senior will be involved with mentoring and leading tasks/initiatives of the team. This position sits on the Data Warehouse team.

Responsibilities:
  • Communication - Responsible for demonstrating appropriate, clear, concise, and effective written and oral communications in all interactions to build relationships and accomplish day to day work and projects.
  • Deploying production applications/change control processes - Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of change control processes. Responsible for performing the changes.
  • Disaster Recovery Plan/Business Continuity - Show the ability to identify business continuity/disaster considerations in team members´┐Ż programs.
  • Documentation - Create detail oriented technical documentation. Document new and moderately complex processes. Is responsible for the quality and validity of documentation.
  • Evaluate/Develop/Implement Technical Solutions - Responsible for evaluating, developing, and implementing moderate to complex technical solutions. Responsible maintaining complex software code. Provide guidance to less experienced members of the team with software maintenance.
  • Interactions with Others - Successfully completes projects, tasks, and initiatives by embracing a team-first approach. Works in collaboration with team and offers feedback, where appropriate, to complete individual and group efforts. Shows the ability to adjust and be flexible to change by adapting approach when necessary. Mentors less experienced staff.
  • Maintenance/Support - Handle complex requests to update data and information. Show the ability to program code that others can use. Provide supervision to, mentors, and gives feedback to less experienced team members who are providing support. Monitor change requests.
  • Project Management - Takes ownership of projects and shows the ability to distribute tasks to the team. Responsible for project milestone completion.
  • Self Development - Responsible for continuous self-study, trainings, partnering with more senior members of team, and/or seeking out opportunities to broaden scope to stay up to date with industry and organizational trends. Seeks feedback from senior team members for development and effectively incorporates feedback into work and behaviors.

Qualifications

  • Typically has 5+ years experience in a programming language.
  • Highly driven and self-motivated to exceed expectations.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team based environment.
  • Effective in mentoring and leading less experienced team members.
  • Proficient in both oral and written communication
  • Demonstrates thorough understanding of information technology fundamental tools and concepts of one of the information technology professional disciplines and applies that understanding to make independent practical contributions to IT work within a particular UPMC department or function.
  • Complete on-going training on-the-job, through courses, self-study, certifications and/or advanced degrees to maintain and enhance technical and business capabilities.
  • Additionally, this position may be required to maintain a stand by status as part of a rotation within the team.
  • This requires 24 hours per day, 7 days per week availability during the stand by period.
  • The frequency varies based upon the number of colleagues in the rotation.

Preferences:

  1. SAS
  2. SQL
  3. Oracle knowledge is a plus

    Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
    UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $35.09 to $53.48

Union Position: No

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