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  Senior Systems Engineer
Employer: Meredith Corporation Job Posted: 1/22/2020
Location: Des Moines, IA Job Status: Full Time

Job Description:

I. Job Summary | Major goals and objectives.

This position is responsible for technical leadership of the interactive technology architecture, standards, and directions. Guides the evolution of the system development process. Advises management and team leaders on the direction and use of technologies. Continues to remain "hands-on" by designing and implementing critical routines and programmed processes.

II. Essential Job Functions
Weight % - Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results

• 20 % Developing and maintaining the Interactive Enterprise Architecture.
• Defining principles, standards and processes that comprise the Interactive Enterprise Architecture model.
• Monitoring Corporate objectives to understand the business drivers.
• Analyses and evaluates existing and proposed application architecture and system components utilizing approved processes and systems.
• 30 % Monitoring and reviewing technology and industry direction.
• Provides both high level and detailed technical design documentation for development projects for use by other engineers and departments within the development organization.
• Acts as a technical consultant to other departments (i.e., user interface design standards, security of technology method, etc.) on emerging technical system issues.
• 50% Systems Design and Development/Support Management
• Leads/Manages the support team to maintain an effective production environment
• Develops and manages error reduction strategy
• Create and assist systems design for projects that lead to development of new or improved products.
• Leads software design meetings, conducts code reviews and conducts unit testing.
• Lead software development teams on assigned projects.
• Maintain and oversee the coding standards set forth for the application development groups.
• Develops high quality well-documented system codes using various languages (i.e. JAVA, PERL, etc.) based on specification developed in conjunction with application experts from other departments within the company.
• 100%

III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.

• Bachelors Degree in Computer Science required or equivalent education and experience.


• Minimum of five years of experience with Internet technology architectures and systems programming and analysis experience. Proven proficiency in enterprise Java, web based technologies, cloud hosting techniques and agile SDLC. Requires some management capabilities, strong judgment and good communication skills.

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Strong programming experience in object oriented methodologies and languages is key.
• Extensive experience building packaging programs and build processes for Web Applications.
• Thorough knowledge of analytic and design techniques.
• Competent to independently work on the most complex system programming and systems analysis projects.
• Responsible for the analysis of systems with a focus on internal technical specifications, coding, testing and documentation.
• Develops specifications, creates new database systems programs and modifies and expands existing systems programs.
• Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time.
• Ability to manage team of developers.
• Competent to independently work on the most complex system programming and systems analysis projects.

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