Senior IT Applications Programmer/Analyst - San Juan College in Farmington New Mexico

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San Juan College

Farmington, New Mexico

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Senior IT Applications Programmer/Analyst is responsible for designing, coding and maintaining custom system-level enhancements for ERP including the evaluation of progress and recommending changes in procedures. The incumbent will serve as the senior technical resource for the application programming and development staff as well as a liaison with other departments, divisions and/or organizations.

Duties & Responsibilities

• Provide analytic/diagnostic services using the highest level of technical skill to answer questions, identify problems and take action to solve.
• Implement and code complex programs from specifications and/or tests.
• Gather, analyze and interpret complex data for the purpose of process improvement.
• Perform technical troubleshooting and provides solutions for various applications.
• Maintain a high degree of expertise of the Colleague development environment to include data, functionality at the system and program level.
• Recommend, implement and plan for technical improvements and enhancements.
• Compile and write documentation to describe program development and revisions.
• Serve as leader for complex projects that require allocation of human and technical resources in terms of planning, scheduling, development and implementation.
• Consult and evaluate user requirements for programs and/or systems.
• Prepare user documentation for on-line applications.
• Coordinate team meetings and discussion of detailed assignments to achieve end-results.
• Provides direction and/or supervision to others.
• Perform related duties as assigned.

The Chief Information Officer assigns work in terms of department goals and objectives. The supervisor reviews work through reports and observation of department activities.

Guidelines include the college employee handbook and accepted industry practices. These guidelines require judgement, selection and interpretation in application. This position assists in the development of department guidelines.

The work consists of varied complex duties that impact key information systems for the college.

Contacts are typically with co-workers, other college employees, vendors. The purpose of these contacts is to provide services; give or exchange information; resolve problems; to motivate and/or influence; or to justify, defend or solve matters.


• The work is typically performed while sitting at a desk or table or while intermittently sitting, standing, or stooping.

• The work is typically performed in an office.


This position may have direct supervision responsibilities.


Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer and Information Sciences or, closely related field plus five years experience in computer programming. Demonstrated in-depth knowledge and proficiency with programming environments and tools sets such as Colleague. • Exceptional analytic and customer service skills. • Advanced knowledge of structured programming. techniques and ability to test application programming. • Ability to analyze and solve complex problems; coordinate plan and schedule; test and implement programs program review and evaluate technical information. • Ability to analyze problems and develop solutions to code, tests and debugs computer programs to determine software problems. • Ability to communicate with individuals from diverse backgrounds.

Starting Salary


Special Instructions to Applicants

Subject to criminal background investigation prior to employment. Official transcripts will be required if selected for position.

Keyword Phrases

  • Senior IT Applications Programmer/Analyst
  • Inspire and Support Life Long Learning
  • Innovative, Dynamic Learning College
  • Commitment to Excellence
  • Programming/Analyst
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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