Job ID :
2110
Company :
State of Iowa
Location :
des moines, IA
Type :
Contract
Duration :
3 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
5 years ago
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Short Description:

 

The Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS) is seeking an Application Architect to assist with tasks associated with phase 1 project acceptance of our IQue system.

 

Complete Description:

This position will advise IPERS CIO and senior technical staff on issues related to system performance, database design, integrity / quality of programming source code, as well as internal processes to improve system testing / quality assurance, release management, application support, and planning process for future application / architectural changes. 

 

Specific tasks may include:

•             Conduct application design and source code review and analysis.  Provide written response to findings and recommendations (if any) for improvement.

•             Perform code walkthroughs with other software team members. Moderate these walkthroughs as necessary to keep meetings on track.

•             Conduct database design review and analysis. Provide written response to findings and recommendations (if any) for improvement.

•             Assist with development and / or improvement of processes / procedures to perform integration testing and assist with the development of test scripts

•             Advise senior leaders on best practices / processes to improve project implementation strategy

•             Review technical documentation analysis and advise on gaps, and / or best practices / processes to improve

 

Required Skills & Abilities:

•             Java and / or PL/SQL Development – 10 yrs,  Oracle 11g – 3 yr

•             Evaluation of java based systems – 10 yrs.  

•             Demonstrated initiative in delivery of well-structured and documented code

•             Code reviewing skills

•             Understands data models (packages, functions and stored procedures)

•             Unit testing skills

•             Good teamwork, communication, and organizational skills

•             Good documentation skills

•             Ability to work independently

•             Handles confidential information appropriately

•             Meets tight timelines

•             Attention to detail

•             Analytical with a strong work ethic

•             Problem solving skills

 

Desirables:

•             Experience with coding to specifications

•             Experience with government agency programs

•             Experience with systems engineering activities

•             Good communication skills and a customer service focus

•             Adheres to government agency standards and templates

•             Demonstrated ability to interface effectively and collaborate with peers, and project management to meet specifications

•             Critical thinking skills, ability to accurately analyze information to guide the development team to a decision

•             Initiative and accountability for achieving results

 

Skills:

Java and / or PL/SQL Development

Required 10 Years

 

Oracle 11g

Required 3 Years

 

Evaluation of java based systems

Required 10 Years

 

Demonstrated initiative in delivery of well-structured and documented code

Required

 

Code reviewing skills

Required

 

Understands data models (packages, functions and stored procedures)

Required

 

Unit testing skills

Required

 

Good teamwork, communication and organizational skills and ability to work independently

Required

 

Good documentation skills with attention to detail

Required

 

Ability to meet tight deadlines

Required

 

Experience with coding specifications

Desired

 

Experience with systems engineering activities

Desired

 

Experience with government agency programs with ability to adhere to agency standards and templates

Desired

 

Skills:

Java and / or PL/SQL Development

Required 10 Years

 

Oracle 11g

Required 3 Years

 

Evaluation of java based systems

Required 10 Years

 

Demonstrated initiative in delivery of well-structured and documented code

Required

 

Code reviewing skills

Required

 

Understands data models (packages, functions and stored procedures)

Required

 

Unit testing skills

Required

 

Good teamwork, communication and organizational skills and ability to work independently

Required

 

Good documentation skills with attention to detail

Required

 

Ability to meet tight deadlines

Required

 

Experience with coding specifications

Desired

 

Experience with systems engineering activities

Desired

 

Experience with government agency programs with ability to adhere to agency standards and templates

Desired