Data Stage Developer 8/20/2016

TCS Charlotte, NC

Company
TCS
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28890111
AJE Ref #
575946574
Location
Charlotte, NC
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Datastage Developer

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
v Provides intermediate level production support in a Data Warehouse environment to ensure the availability of the system for end users and meet the service level in place.

v Provides intermediate level system analysis, design, development, and implementation of Extract, Transform, and Load applications in a Data Warehouse environment. Integrates third party products as needed.

v Thoroughly understands and applies Vanguard's development methodology.

v Thoroughly understands and applies Vanguard's Architecture standards, including all Information Security policies and procedures. Verifies all deliverables meet Methodology and Information Security requirements.

v Translates technical specifications, and/or logical and physical design into code for new or enhancement projects (for internal or external clients).

Develops code that reuses subroutines or objects, is well structured, includes sufficient comments, and is easy to maintain.

Writes programs and ad hoc queries.

v Participates in design, code, and test inspections throughout life cycle to identify issues and ensure methodology compliance.

v Participates in systems analysis activities, including systemrequirements analysis and definition, e.g. prototyping, and logical and physical design. Participates in other meetings, such as those for use case creation and analysis.

v Writes the system/technical portion of assigned deliverables. Assists technical team members with the system/technical portion of their deliverables, e.g., systems testers, test plans. On small teams, the developer may write these items.

v Performs unit testing and writes appropriate unit test plans to ensure requirements are satisfied. Assists in integration, systems, acceptance, and other related testing as needed.

v Develops understanding of client business functions and technology needs. Develops understanding of Vanguard's tools, technologies, and applications/databases, including those that interface with business area and systems.

v Complies with IT policies and procedures, especially those for quality and productivity standards that enable the team to meet established milestones.

v Complies with Retail Systems policies and procedures including attendance and weekly time and status reporting.

v Understands and adheres to Vanguard's Diversity mission and policies.

v Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:
v Demonstrated track record of strong analysis, design and implementation capabilities
v Demonstrated proficiency developing parallel Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) applications using
IBM DataStage
Oracle
DB2
Control-M
SQL
Unix commands & scripting
v Strong working knowledge of the following platforms
Windows
UNIX / Linux
v Performance tuning

OTHER COMPETENCIES:
v Five years developer or systems analyst experience
v Familiarity with Agile and Kanban methodology
v Strong, demonstrated analysis and problem solving skills
v Strong planning and organizational skills
v Strong written and oral communication skills
Strong client/server development