PowerBuilder Database Specialist

Baltimore, MD
Apr 20, 2017
Apr 21, 2017
Full Time
ITnova is seeking a PowerBuilder specialist for a project for CMS. Project duration will be one to five years. ResponsibilitiesUpdates and maintains existing PowerBuilder applications.Applies PowerBuilder technologies such as DataWindows and Functions.Writes code that follows object-oriented design and patterns.Creates SQL queries, table views, functions, stored procedures, and indexes for use with applications.Provide technical support, system maintenance, code and report fixes, testing, and implementation of fixes as required.Assist with security related task as required.Support for tracking, providing status, resolving, and documenting Systems-related tickets.Provide software development in .NET technology stackDevelop new, modernized software for integration into the client's legacy systemUnderstand business logic currently written in stored procedures, C Programs, and UNIX Shell scripts and implement in the application tierCreate and execute unit testsSupport testing team in resolving defects and issuesParticipate in Agile methodology (sprint planning, daily stand-ups, sprint execution, etc.)Analyze both legacy and new software designsPrepare test and evaluation plans, procedures, and analysis approaches for new software componentsPlan, coordinate, and execute the testing of new software and hardware componentsCapture all failures in a Test Discrepancy Report and provide the report to the client as requested Requirements Education: A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline or three (3) years of equivalent experience in a related field. A Master's Degree is preferred. General Experience: Must have five (5) years of computer experience in information systems design. Required Specialized Experience:At least three (3) years of experience as an application programmer on large-scale DBMSMust have at least three (3) years of experience in PowerBuilderThree (3) or more years of experience with application development projectsKnowledge of computer equipment, and ability to develop complex software to satisfy design objectives.Proven collaborative abilitiesStrong analytical and problem solving skillsExcellent verbal and written communication skills Preferred ExperienceExpertise in application development, legacy system modernizationExperience with COTS, GOTS, and custom-built solutionsExperience in .NET (focusing mainly on application/back-end development as opposed to web development)Experience with database-backed systems (SQL Server, Oracle)Legacy system modernization Company Description: ITnova is an engineering and information technology (IT) consulting firm, headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland. ITnova specializes in the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), in particular, project management, business analysis, business re-engineering, quality assurance, testing and IT integration for the US local, state and federal government. ITnova's approach of using proven methodologies, techniques and metrics allows ITnova to ensure project quality for key activities and milestones. ITnova is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). At this time, ITnova is unable to sponsor H1B visas for this position.

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