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Department: 110705 - Dairy Records Processing
Location: Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties:
The primary purpose of the position is research, design, implement and maintain dairy management software and related infrastructure. The position is responsible for the quality of all systems across the enterprise. This includes all distributed applications (desktop and mobile). The quality assessment of centralized processing affects 14,000 clients and 2.2m animal records processed per month, as well as data exchanges with government agencies (USDA, APHIS) and allied industries.
Essential duties include, but are not limited to:
Conduct research and propose design alternatives for dairy management applications and supporting infrastructure.
Implement and maintain dairy management applications and supporting infrastructure.
Acquire and maintain knowledge of existing development tools and methods (Delphi, C#, object-oriented design principles, database technologies, modern software development practices).
Acquire and maintain knowledge of DRMS products and technical environments, to include PCDART and other systems.
Participate in design and planning meetings with other developers, field support staff members, and management.
Plan product outcomes in conjunction with other technical and management staff members.
Communicate progress, issues, and recommendations to management and other team members.
Organize assigned tasks (to include complex and minor projects) in manner that allows objectives and timelines to be satisfied.
Monitor progress independently, and communicate with other team members when additional resources are needed or scope adjustments must be made.
Develop and maintain code in a highly organized and maintainable manner.
Function in a staff of 12 developers responsible for PC, handheld, mainframe, and web applications.
Bachelor’s degree with nine credit hours in programming and one year of experience in business application consulting or development; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Provide analysis, design, programming, and testing for desktop Windows PC applications linked to a central database.
Demonstrated performance using at least one object oriented language (such as C#, Delphi, C++, Java) is required.
Excellent oral and written communications skills are necessary.
The degree of supervision will vary based on the successful candidate’s experience.
MS/SQL or MySQL experience.
Preference will be given to candidates with a strong ability to interpret customer requirements into business rules.
Required license or certification:
Position Number: 00046477
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