Web Applications Programmer

Education Corporation of America owns and operates private accredited colleges across the United States as well as via the Internet from our corporate headquarters near Birmingham, Alabama.
Our schools serve the needs of thousands of students while giving employers an educated and skilled workforce in the markets where we are located.
We provide educational opportunities in business, administrative, management, medical, technical and professional programs that are designed to prepare students for direct entry into the job market in the career areas of their choice.
It is our goal to specialize in those areas for which the job growth potential is expected to be the highest.
Our hallmark is personalized, practical, real-world instruction that best prepares the student for his or her future while meeting the needs of employers.
And we pledge to accomplish that in an encouraging, resourceful and enabling atmosphere.
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Under general supervision, follows clear-cut and complete specifications to perform a variety of web-based programming assignments requiring knowledge of established programming procedures and data processing requirements.
Maintains and modifies programs.
Makes approved changes by amending flow charts, developing processing logic and coding changes.
Tests and documents modifications and writes operational instructions for all completed applications.
Requirements Minimum Job Requirements:
3 to 5 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
Associates' Degree with Bachelor's Degree a plus.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs routine programming assignments requiring knowledge of established programming procedures and data processing requirements.
Refines data and formats final product which is very similar to the input or is well-defined when significantly different.
Maintains and modifies routine programs; makes approved changes by amending flow charts, developing detailed programming logic, and coding changes.
Tests and develops modifications and writes operational instructions.
Writes new program code using prescribed specifications, as appropriate.
Evaluates simple interrelationships between programs, eg; whether a contemplated change in one part of a program would cause unwanted results in a related part.
Analyzes performance of programs and takes action to correct deficiencies based on consultation with users and approval of supervisor.
Confers with users to gain understanding of needed changes or modifications of existing programs.
Uses judgment in selecting among authorized procedures and seeks assistance when guidelines are inadequate, significant deviations are proposed, or when unanticipated problems arise.
Maintains currency of knowledge with respect to relevant state-of-the-art technology, equipment, and/or systems.
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

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