C/Unix Programmer Analyst

  • Arkansas Center for Data Sciences
  • Conway, AR, USA
  • 03/23/2022
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Calling all self-taught or boot campers with a passion for technology!

Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) is helping Gainwell add 20 C/Unix Programmer Analysts to their team! This position is based out of Conway but is currently remote. 

About the Employer: Gainwell is the leading provider of technology solutions that are vital to the administration and operations of health and human services programs. Gainwell is a new company with over 50 years of proven experience, a reputation for service excellence and unparalleled industry expertise. We offer clients scalable and flexible solutions for their most complex challenges. These capabilities make us a trusted partner for organizations seeking reliability, innovation and transformational outcomes.

Responsibilities:

  • Support application development of Medicaid Payer Systems including design, development, and testing.
  • Able to create highly complex design documents and translate them into component-level designs to accelerate development. Develops strategy, design and data gathering approaches.
  • Leads development team efforts to provide flexible reusable components to increase cost effectiveness. Analyzes, designs, and reviews design of applications
  • Codes, tests, debugs, implements, and documents moderately complex programs.
  • Creates appropriate documentation in work assignments such as program code, and technical documentation.
  • Designs systems and programs to meet complex business needs. Prepares detailed specifications from which programs are developed and coded. Ensures programs meet standards and technical specifications; performs technical analysis and component delivery.
  • Gather information from existing systems, analyze program and time requirements.
  • Assists project managers in preparing time estimates and justification for assigned tasks.
  • Designs programs for projects or enhancements to existing programs.
  • Writes specifications for programs of low to moderate complexity.
  • Assists support and/or project personnel in resolving moderately complex program problems. Works with clients and management to resolve issues and validate programming requirements within their areas of responsibility. Provides technical advice on complex programming.
  • Develops test plans to verify logic of new or modified programs.
  • Conducts quality assurance activities such as peer reviews.
  • Creates appropriate documentation in work assignments such as program code, and technical documentation.

What's a successful candidate look like?

  • Completed High School/Diploma Equivalent 
  • 0-2  years of programming experience writing code using 
  • Exposure to or textbook knowledge of Linux/Unix scripting 
  • Understanding of modern software design and development methodologies
  • Understanding of testing tools and unit test scripting and testing methodologies.
  • Understanding of quality and security standards.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, able to work with and support remote workers
  • Able to communicate design and function internally and with external clients
  • Self-motivated problem solver who actively participates in solution development.

Requirements:

  • Ability to work in the United States without a current or future need for sponsorship
  • Ability to work remotely and come to the office in Conway if needed 

What's an Apprenticeship? An apprenticeship is a full time position with a focus on learning! During your first year of employment, you are guaranteed formal training, a mentor, and a pay raise! Employers who have committed to the apprenticeship model for hiring are committing to building you and your career. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Apprenticeship positions welcome diverse applicants who are looking to grow their career in IT! 

How does the interview process work? We want to get to know you! ACDS will conduct an initial phone interview and knowledge assessment. If your skills and interest match with the employer's needs, we'll share your resume or ask you to apply directly with them. After that, the employers will continue with their recruiting and interview process. If you are a match, an offer will be made for you to get started in your new apprenticeship role! We'll be here to make sure your apprenticeship year goes smoothly and that you are set up for career growth and success!

Meet the team and join an upcoming virtual webinars via zoom; dates and details on our events page

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Employer Job Listing Link

https://boards.greenhouse.io/arkansascenterfordatasciences/jobs/5934098002