Transamerica Senior Programmer Analyst in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Job FamilyApplications Systems Analysis
Job Description SummaryDevelops specifications for new and existing systems. Will deal with clients to determine needs and requirements. Will provide training to co-workers and prepare presentations. Provide direction on projects and may supervise the tasks of other members of the project.Job Description
Develops specifications and technical design for complex projects.
Models business processes and data.
Designs, codes, tests, and documents programs and sub-systems.
Designs systems, sub-systems or program. Coordinates with co-workers, clients, operations, technical support, and vendors.
Interfaces with clients to determine requirements, resolve problems, and perform testing.
Analyzes system and program requirements for complex projects. Identifies multiple solutions to complex problems.
Designs and develops specifications for complex or cross-functional systems and data structures.
Analyzes and recommends tools.
Plans and completes complex IT projects.
Champions standards, SOX, and best practices.
Demonstrates advanced understanding of software development and research tools
Is a resource to others in solving problems and works independently. Prepares presentations and leads meetings.
Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or technically related field, or equivalent education/experience.
Minimum of 5 years work experience.
Masters degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related technical field with 3 years experience is also acceptable.
Mainframe and/or PC competence
ETL experience in Informatica SSIS or similar
Relational database experience, preferably SQL server
General scripting experience such as PowerShell
Reporting tools such as SRSS , Power BI or Tableau
Behavioral & Leadership Competencies
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong negotiation and persuasion skills.
Superior problem solving skills.
Ability to resolve most of complex problems and errors that occur for processes and applications in a division. Excellent analytical skills.
Ability to multi task and meet deadlines.
Must be a team player. Ability to work independently and with little direct supervision.
At Transamerica we promote a Future Fit mindset. What is a Future Fit mindset?
Acting as One fosters an environment of positive collaboration
Accountability allows us to own the problem as well as the solution
Agility inspires new ideas, innovation and challenges the status quo
Customer Centricity encourages an above average and beyond approach to our customers
Normal office Environment.
Minimal travel (less than 10%).
May be required to work outside normal business hours due to special projects or on-call situations.
This position is eligible for a $1500 Employee Referral Bonus.
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Equal Opportunity Employer:
Transamerica Life Insurance Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of age, religion, sex, gender identity, genetic information, race, color, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, participation in the uniformed services (e.g. U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard), physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local equal employment opportunities laws.
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Transamerica is a part of AEGON, an international life insurance, pension, and asset management company. The AEGON companies employ approximately 28,000 people and have a strong presence in more than 20 countries across the globe. For more information, visit www.transamerica.com.