Sr QAD Programmer Analyst in Grand Rapids, MI at Consultis

Date Posted: 5/14/2018

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Job Description

Consultis, a premier Technical Recruiting Services Company with the single focus of pairing the right candidate with the right employment opportunity is currently searching for a Senior QAD Programmer/Analyst for a Direct Hire opportunity (FTE) with our Michigan based client. You can work from anywhere in the US.

Position Overview:

Plan, design, develop, and launch efficient business, financial, and operations systems in support of core organizational functions and business processes. This includes gathering and analyzing data in support of business cases, proposed projects, and systems requirements. Responsible for generating and compiling reports based on the findings, complete with probable causes and possible solutions to systems issues.


  • Collaborate with Manufacturing System Analysts, Local Site Analysts, and end-user customers in the conceptualization and development of new software programs and applications
  • Support the definition, development, and deployment of software’s business requirements, objectives, deliverables, and specifications on a project-by-project basis in collaboration with internal users and departments
  • Research, identify, analyze, and fulfill requirements of all internal and external program users
  • Participate in design sessions in prototyping new systems to enhance business processes, operations, and information process flow
  • Consistently write, translate, and code software programs and applications per specifications
  • Develop and maintain user manuals and guidelines
  • Coordinate and install solutions in development, test, and production environments
  • Train end users to operate new or modified programs
  • Ensure all SOX related policies and being enforced with respect to change management
  • Monitor, support, and improve regular operations of assigned systems
  • Develop programming scripts to enhance functionality and/or performance of company applications as necessary
  • Design, run and monitor software performance tests on new and existing programs for the purposes of correcting errors, isolating areas for improvement, and general debugging
  • Administer critical analysis of test results and deliver solutions to problem areas
  • Liaise with Site Analysts and Manufacturing System Analysts to assist in resolving problems with software products or company software systems
  • Manage and configure company databases, data marts, and data warehouses

Required Qualification or Skills:

  • Experience in Progress 4GL and the QAD Reporting Framework is required
  • BA or BS degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related business field
  • The ability to work with the business teams to understand problems and translate these requirements into functional solutions producing specifications that include, process flows, data flows, UI designs, business rule definitions and use case scenarios
  • Minimum of seven years’ IT experience designing and supporting software solutions
  • Must be able and willing to travel occasionally, as necessary
  • Must be familiar with software development life cycle (SDLC) concepts
  • Hands-on experience developing test cases and test plans
  • Interpersonal skills to develop and manage relationships with internal customers
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications


Please apply online through Consultis' application process. This will register you into our database allowing us to better qualify and present you with opportunities. Provide as much information as possible including telephone #s, email, local address, resume, skills, availability, relocation preferences, acceptable travel percentage, salary history, work history, references and job type categories.  Should you experience trouble please feel free to contact us directly at 561-922-5701

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