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Posted: Sunday, June 11, 2017 12:58 PM

Under immediate supervision the Application Systems Analyst/Programmer assists with reviewing, analyzing, and modifying business systems including encoding, testing, debugging and installing for midrange, distributed and web based computing environments. They will work with project managers and team members to develop specifications, diagrams and flowcharts. Assists with applications related quality assurance practices and procedures.This is an Entry-level role that must have knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures and is capable of operating autonomously on many development and maintenance activities. Will assist with development by gathering information, performing analysis, and eliciting the details of user requirements in discussion with users. Complete design, documentation, development, testing and debugging tasks working within a team. Support application software by fixing the problems and making enhancements. Develop and implement other business optimization projects and solutions including enhancements and upgrades. Under immediate supervision, assists in developing detailed specifications and works on small to medium elements of large, complex business systems. Working knowledge of software development lifecycle and project lifecycle principles. Working knowledge of various programming languages and/or working knowledge of web design languages, scripting tools and protocols.Maintain software applications, including upgrade, enhancements, and patches.Diagnose and resolve system problems.Ensure application performance, reliability and quality.Work cross-functionally to assist with problem solving and project plan activities.Respond to inquiries, requests in a timely fashion.Team focused.Effective written and verbal communications in a professional manner to Management, Business Partners, Associates, and external resources.Accountabilities:Assists with solution design, application development (coding), testing and debugging business applicationsInstalling and implementing programs and upgradesDiagnosing and resolving system problems in coordination with other technical team membersShared responsibility for application system reliability and defectsEqual Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/DisabledPosition Requirements:Performs with a strong sense of professionalism and tact. Must be able to communicate effectively to IT and Business. Self-motivated and goal oriented individual. Demonstrated record of initiative, adaptability and decision making. Must have the ability to work individually and as part of a technical teamCollege level experience with multiple web programming languages (such as C#, C++, Visual Basic, Java)Some knowledge of SDLC and Project Life Cycle principlesGood knowledge of Windows PC's, browsers and peripheral devicesAnalytical problem solver with good communication (verbal and written)Strong understanding of web application testing technologies, methods, and techniquesWorking knowledge of one or more modern programming languages (C#, Visual Basic, Java, C++)Working knowledge of Visual Studio and modern code repository productsStrong work knowledge of SDLC and Project Life Cycle principles Must be eligible to work in the United States without employer sponsorshipABOUT HORACE MANNHorace Mann was founded in 1945 by two Springfield, Illinois, teachers who saw a need for quality, affordable auto insurance for teachers. Since then, we've broadened our mission to helping all educators protect what they have today and prepare for a successful tomorrow. And with our broadened mission has come corporate growth: We serve more than 4,100 school districts nationwide, we're publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: HMN) and we have nearly $10 billion in assets.We're motivated by the fact that educators take care of our children's future, and we believe they deserve someone to look after theirs. We help educators identify their financial goals and develop plans to achieve them. This includes insurance to protect what they have today and financial products to help them prepare for their future. Our tailored offerings include special rates and benefits for educators.Founded by Educators for Educators(R), we're proud to serve all school employees!


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