Consultant, Systems Application (Connex)

Discover Financial Services Houston, TX
Develop, create, support and modify general computer application software or specialized utility programs. Analyze user needs and develop software solutions. Design or customize software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency. May analyze and design databases within an application area, working individually or coordinating database development as part of a team. May supervise other computer programmers.

Responsibilities:

* Modify existing software to correct errors, allow it to adapt to new hardware, or to improve its performance.

* Analyze user needs and software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints.

* Confer with systems analysts, engineers, programmers and others to design system and to obtain information on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements and interfaces.

* Store, retrieve, and manipulate data for analysis of system capabilities and requirements.

* Design, develop and modify software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcome and consequences of design.

* Promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.

* Implement, configure, support, and move code installs on a semi-annual basis for releases and software updates.

Skills

* High School Degree

* 10+ years working in Application Development

* Experience working in a technology infrastructure environment

* Hands-on experience working with Connex

* Experience worknig in the financial domain

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