Randstad Application Analyst SME - IT in Charlotte, North Carolina

Application Analyst SME - IT

job details:

  • location:Charlotte, NC

  • date posted:Friday, February 8, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Mining

  • reference:670102

job description

Application Analyst SME - IT

job summary:

Description:

Manager's Detailed Job Description: Job Summary

This Application Analyst SME will become a member of the IT Grid Solutions Delivery & Support team and will be a responsible for ensuring successful product delivery within Client's Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) and Metering application portfolio. We are designing, building, and implementing components and systems that are enabling advanced capabilities for Client and our customers. Our systems are rapidly growing and our portfolio is in the midst of a massive technology transformation.

location: Charlotte, North Carolina

job type: Contract

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Develop subject matter expertise in the team's application/product portfolio, it's architecture and infrastructure.

  • Provide technical leadership for the design, planning, and application development activities that will support the successful delivery of scalable, secure, and supportable products/systems.

  • When necessary, work closely with our customers to learn their priorities and create customer satisfaction.

  • Lead efforts for defining epics/stories/requirements.

  • Lead design, development, testing, and implementation activities as needed.

  • Collaborate with IT architects and IT operations peer groups to create a seamless IT delivery and support team.

  • Work closely with project managers and product owners to plan and manage deliverables and backlog.

  • Provide direction and prioritization of work for project/product teams, remove barriers for the team as needed.

  • Identify and manage interdependencies with other IT efforts.

  • Support our transition to agile work practices.

  • Where possible, identify and implement system automation capabilities and integrate with Duke DevOps strategies

  • Work with production support teams to resolve issues and optimize team operations.

  • Responsibilities apply to diverse technology disciplines: application development, configuration and integration of vendor packages, ETL, secure network infrastructure, database, web based client development, integration patterns, DevOps, and automated testing.

qualifications:

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with and knowledge of electric utility operations, with a specific understanding of Advanced Metering Infrastructure or Meter Data Management a plus.

-Experience developing, implementing, and supporting applications in a technically diverse corporate environment.

  • Experience with Oracle and SQL Server databases and tools such as MS SQL Studio and/or Toad for Oracle.

  • Application development experience with .Net or Java based applications.

  • Experience with application integration patterns and tools such as Web Methods.

  • Exposure to and enthusiasm for Agile development including both Scrum and Kanban frameworks.

  • Knowledge of DevOps methodologies and experience using: Subversion and Git (version control); Jenkins (continuous integration and release automation); and Nexus (package repository)

  • Experience with deployment automation capabilities and tools such as IBM Urban Code Deploy or Puppet

  • Experience with data integration and extract-transform-load (ETL) using Informatica PowerCenter

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interact with matrixed teams, project leadership, and stakeholders.

  • Ability to understand technology standards and directions and apply them to an overall IT roadmap for the assigned portfolio.

skills: - Experience with and knowledge of electric utility operations, with a specific understanding of Advanced Metering Infrastructure or Meter Data Management a plus.

-Experience developing, implementing, and supporting applications in a technically diverse corporate environment.

  • Experience with Oracle and SQL Server databases and tools such as MS SQL Studio and/or Toad for Oracle.

  • Application development experience with .Net or Java based applications.

  • Experience with application integration patterns and tools such as Web Methods.

  • Exposure to and enthusiasm for Agile development including both Scrum and Kanban frameworks.

  • Knowledge of DevOps methodologies and experience using: Subversion and Git (version control); Jenkins (continuous integration and release automation); and Nexus (package repository)

  • Experience with deployment automation capabilities and tools such as IBM Urban Code Deploy or Puppet

  • Experience with data integration and extract-transform-load (ETL) using Informatica PowerCenter

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interact with matrixed teams, project leadership, and stakeholders.

  • Ability to understand technology standards and directions and apply them to an overall IT roadmap for the assigned portfolio.

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