Thermo Fisher Scientific Software Developer II in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
The Software Developer position will work with a number of commercial applications (with a focus on sales compensation) to develop, support and manage commercial initiatives and related technical projects.
Develop, implement, support and maintain the sales compensation platform
Configure sales compensation system (Varicent (aka IBM Cognos ICM)) application to successfully construct the required solution.
Present solutions that are consistent with the architecture and application design
Write and test calculations in accordance with the application framework
Assist the customer in making decisions to properly and creatively utilize features to meet the customer’s needs
Complete needs / requirements analysis and recommend cost effective and justifiable solutions; interact with customers regarding business requirements
Prepare estimates and develops project plans. Communicates project status regularly to the Project Management team; coordinate and communicate with project manager and other project resources
Coordinate interaction with internal departments in the areas of procurement, kick-off meetings or conference calls, resource assignment and hand-off meetings or conference calls.
Diagnose and resolve technical issues as they are reported. Provide technical consultation to other IT groups.
Support system availability (tier 1 support) on a rotating basis.
Participate in vendor evaluations and provide recommendations.
Contribute to the development of new functionality and design capabilities
Assist with the installation and configuration of software applications in accordance with specifications
Perform other duties as assigned
3-5 years of experience in computer business applications, process analysis, process re-engineering, project management and data conversion including translations and transformations (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
Expertise with complete application development lifecycle; basic to intermediary understanding of SQL Server programming (procedures and functions); knowledge of data mapping and ETL tools.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively with different levels of management, as well as both business and technical departments.
Proficiency in diverse facets of business analysis, including Business Process Mapping, Data Architecture, Technical Architecture, and Workflow Analysis.
Goal-oriented team leader adept at building strong relationships with coworkers and customers.
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting abilities
Willingness and ability to learn new technologies in support of the job
Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must have strong customer service acumen
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