Job Summary

Working as a member of multidisciplinary project team, this position is responsible for developing and supporting integrated, on-line, web based applications for the firm. Application categories include HR self-service, Finance, Business Development, Marketing, and Client Relationship Management.

  • Collaborates and recommends appropriate data-presentation and user interface solutions.
  • Creates design and implementation documentation, including site flow diagrams, proto-type presentations suitable for conducting user experience tests, codes, modules, data-base schema and stored procedures.
  • Develops application code including database stored procedures, application logic, and user interfaces.
  • Works with data architects, programmers and data-base administrators to assure adherence to standards. This includes code reviews, iterative quality assurance (QA) testing, interoperability testing and post implementation monitoring strategies.
  • Oversees and ensures proper maintenance and day-to-day operation of department and Firm applications.
  • Plans, designs and implements enhancements for the department and/or Firm applications.
  • Demonstrates effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills to facilitate effective work relationships with others.
  • Manages Firm resources responsibly.
  • Complies with and understands Firm operation, policies and procedures.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Broad and thorough knowledge of related applications technology
  • Broad and thorough knowledge of application development tools and work flows
  • Demonstrates effective interpersonal and communication skills, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrates close attention to detail
  • Excellent analytical, troubleshooting, organizational, and planning skills
  • Ability to handle complex issues/duties requiring independent exercise of discretion and judgment
  • Strong managerial skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and shifting priorities
  • Delegates work effectively
  • Ability to handle sensitive matters and maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Ability to work well in a demanding and fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work well independently as well as effectively within a team
  • Ability to use discretion and exercise independent and sound judgment
  • Flexibility to adjust hours and work the hours necessary to meet operating and business needs


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum of three years of related technical experience
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