Provides general technical consulting services and plays a key support role in creatiing and delivering technical solutions for clients; work in conjunction with more experienced company technical staff to begin building knowledge and experience in the areas of technical software, application delivery tools, testing strategies and packaged applications; takes part in work groups, work sessions and interviews with business and technical representatives occasionally as an observer but more often as an active participant.
Essential Job Functions
Develops application software (new program code or enhancements to existing code) of medium to high complexity from detailed technical specifications (Technical).
Develops database queries and stored procedures of medium complexity to support data analysis and/or technical programming responsibilities (Technical).
Executes test scripts for system, integration and/or user acceptance testing and documents technical test results (Technical).
Contributes to the creation and content of appropriate Catalyst work products (primarily technically oriented) with guidance from subject matter experts (Methodology).
Maintains awareness of current business trends (in consulting services and offerings, packaged solutions, and industry best practices) that are relevant to the company and clients (Business).
Understands basic information about the structure of client assignments (e.g. project plan/scope, statement of work, pricing strategy) and how individual efforts contribute to timely and profitable delivery for the company (Management).
Demonstrates professional image and presence; gains confidence of clients, management team and peers (Relationship Management).
Is service-oriented and seeks out ways to expand role (Leverage).
Develops ideas and communicates status, issues, designs and plans to peers and immediate manager both orally and in writing (Communication).
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in business, computer science or related field preferred
Zero or more years of relevant work experience
Experience working with business, management, and technology concepts
Experience with company's differentiation from competitors through business strategies, primary solutions and offerings and industry focus areas
Good research, analysis, and problem solving skills
Good communication skills
Ability to work as part of a team
Ability to adapt in a changing environment
Ability to produce work products under pressure and within deadlines
Willingness to travel
May require evening or weekend work