EMPLOYER: First Data Merchant Services LLC
TITLE: Application Analyst
LOCATION: Coral Springs, Florida
DUTIES: Analyze requirements, create design documents, and implement code changes as per the requirements. Ensure business adherence to established standards. Utilize Unix/Linux, C, and C++ object oriented programming. Consult with Senior Managers on technology solutions. Utilize DB2/relational-database, PLSQL, IPC, and Splunk Enterprise. Support existing business system applications for the North Front-End Debit Gateway Switch team and lead technical aspects of projects. Work with multi-threading, including pooling and concurrency models. Participate in shell-scripting, real-time data processing, and network programming in UNIX/Linux (TCP/IP). Consult with Supervisors, Project Managers, and colleagues early in requirements definitions phase to determine functional specifications. Provide information to ensure that all parties are abreast of application. Assist in performance tuning and optimization. Resolve questions of program content and data input/output requirements. Recommend strategies for improving system applications. Participate in memory allocation. Coach and lead less experienced IT staff and business managers using strong understating of complex internal business processes or functions and application development technologies, tools, and methodologies.
REQTS: Bachelors degree or foreign equivalent in Information Technology, Engineering (any), or a related field plus five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the position offered, as an Application Programmer, or a related position. Must have five (5) years of progressively responsible experience with: Unix/Linux, C, and C++ object oriented programming; DB2/relational-database; PLSQL; multi-threading, including pooling and concurrency models; shell-scripting; real-time data processing; network programming in UNIX/Linux (TCP/IP); IPC; performance tuning and optimization; memory allocation; and Splunk Enterprise.