PROGRAMMER ANALYST

Location: Salford, ON (10 minutes south of Ingersoll)

Company Background: Salford is a cutting-edge original equipment manufacturer of high-end tillage and seeding equipment. Our very successful product lines are sold all over the world and we continue to lead the way in technical innovation, with manufacturing facilities in Ontario, Iowa, Georgia, Manitoba and Western Russia.

For more information on Salford, visit our website at www.salfordgroup.com

Job Description: As a full-time employee at Salford, you will become a member of the Information Technology (IT) team. You will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge and experience to a variety of projects and tasks such as: implementing a new enterprise resource planning (ERP) system across multiple manufacturing facilities, supporting existing systems and developing, testing and deploying new applications, scripts and reports. You will be involved in and responsible for projects from conception to implementation.

At Salford, you’ll have a fantastic opportunity to go inside the central operations of a rapidly-growing international organization. You will be entrusted with a high level of responsibility and the opportunity for overtime hours. Position may require work to be performed outside of regular business hours.

Duties

  • Participate in and occasionally lead business application requirements gathering sessions
  • Participate in design documentation and review with system architect and other IT members
  • Create and maintain design and specification documentation
  • Develop, test and deploy applications, scripts and reports
  • Train end users on current and new business systems and processes
  • Provide end user support for software
  • Qualifications

  • College diploma or university degree in Computer Science or technology-related field
  • Experience working with Windows client and server systems and applications
  • Strong background in Microsoft .NET, VB.NET and Visual Studio (or similar languages and IDEs)
  • Strong working knowledge of relational databases and object-oriented design
  • Strong understanding of MS SQL Server including code objects (tables, views, triggers, etc.), SSRS and SSAS
  • Proficient in MS Office applications and other technologies (i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Detail-oriented with strong technical aptitude
  • Exceptional analytical, conceptual and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems considered an asset (i.e. Infor, Dynamics, SAP, etc.)
  • Experience with engineering, manufacturing and/or distribution processes considered an asset
  • Agriculture background considered an asset
  • Please apply to jobs@salfordgroup.com, reference your name and job title in the subject line. Please submit a cover letter and resume. Applicants contacted for an interview may be asked to provide a transcript.

    We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.