JT4 provides engineering and technical support to multiple western test ranges for the U.S. Air Force and Navy under the Joint Range Technical Services Contract, better known as J-Tech II. We develop and maintain realistic integrated test and training environments, and prepare our nation's war-fighting aircraft, weapons systems, and aircrews for today's missions and tomorrow's global challenges.
Under general supervision, converts data from project specifications and statement of problem and procedures to create or modify computer programs requiring and applying knowledge of programming techniques and computer systems.
• Prepares flowcharts and diagrams to illustrate a sequence of steps that a program must follow and to describe logical operations involved.
• Converts project specifications into a sequence of detailed instructions and logical steps for coding into a language readable by computers, applying knowledge of computer programming techniques and computer languages.
• Designs and writes basic to moderately complex computer programs.
• Uses computer-aided software tools, such as flowchart design and code generation, in each stage of system development.
• Operates computer system to check out programs, troubleshoot and test systems.
• Monitors performance of programs after implementation.
• Assists in analysis, review, and alterations to programs to increase operating efficiency or to adapt to new requirements.
• Prepares documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, and corrections.
• Assists in developing user manuals to describe installation and operating procedures.
• Provides technical assistance to program users as required.
• Performs related work as required.
Each employee must read, understand, and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality, and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures, and policies pertaining to their job.
Typical office environment with no unusual hazards, occasional lifting (up to 20 pounds), constant sitting while using the computer terminal, constant use of sight abilities while reviewing documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, and constant mental alertness.
REQUIREMENTS - EDUCATION, TECHNICAL AND WORK EXPERIENCE
Bachelors Degree in Computer Programming; or equivalent technical training from an accredited academic institution, completion of a recognized certification program, or equivalent experience and demonstrated skills, knowledge, and technical competence in computer programming. Possess 3 years of additional related experience. Must have demonstrated proficiency with required computer languages and have a basic to good understanding of computer systems including networks, servers, and personal computers. Must possess planning and organizing skills and be able to work under deadlines. Must possess verbal and written communication skills sufficient to permit interaction with other employees as well as taking work direction from senior Programmers or Supervisors. Must qualify for and maintain a government security clearance and possess a current State issued driver's license. DISCLAIMER The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of persons so classified. Rev B Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Troubleshooting (Problem Solving)