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Database & System Support Developer

B&L Information Systems, Inc.
Job Description
Database And System Support Developer

The primary role of an employee in the R & D Department is to produce software for use by B&L customers and internal staff. Each Software Development Engineer will be assigned a secondary role within the department that will more align with their day-to-day activities. This list of expectations and duties is not all-inclusive:
Primary Expectations and Duties
·         Write computer programs for use in B&L's software packages or to support B&L's software packages.
·         Research and design new application features and functions
·         Write specifications for new features, functions, and modules to be included in B&L's software.
·         Write help text and other reference materials for any features, functions, and modules coded.
·         Detail testing of coded features, functions and modules
·         Assisting the QA team with version and maintenance release testing including formal regression tests.
·         Continued education and learning of Odyssey's processes and functions
·         Continued education in software development, specifically the development environments used by B&L
·         Knowledge transfer and training of enhancements to B&L staff
·         Assist in troubleshooting of customer reported issues
·         Additional duties as assigned and required

Subjective Skillsets
·         Analytical thinking
·         Expert in analysis and troubleshooting
·         Problem solver
·         Organized
·         Able to think outside the box when appropriate, pragmatic when not
Database Administrator and System Support Developer Role Information
The role of Database Administrator and System Support Developer is to maintain and support internal and customer Progress databases, develop and support server-based software installation tools, and to develop and maintain application support software. Additional specific duties include:
·         Troubleshoot and fix Progress database errors, crashes, and problems.
·         Develop database installation programs and other support tools
·         Develop and support software installation programs for B&L's software
·         Develop and support software to support the running and maintenance of B&L's software
·         Write clear and concise documentation for installation and support programs
·         Monitor running databases and develop improvement plans
·         Implement software performance profiling processes and procedures to evaluate system performance
·         Work with business partners to troubleshoot database or system problems
·         Proficient in Microsoft Office products
·         Proficient in Windows operating system
Interested in joining our amazing software development team? Email a resume and cover letter to
Veterans are encouraged to apply for B&L Information position openings. B&L Information Systems is an equal opportunity employer

Benefits of working at B&L....
Located near the beautiful Michigan shore, nestled in the heart of vineyards and hops farms, for over 40 years B&L has been creating software that enables manufacturing companies to flourish. We'd love for you to join us!
·         Culture of work/life balance
·         Wellness benefits
·         Educational assistance
·         Collaborative atmosphere 
·         10 paid holidays
·         1 week of personal time + 1 week of vacation (increasing to 2 weeks vacation after 1 year of employment) 
·         4% safe harbor 401K match (after 1 year of employment)
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