Baxter Labs Alliston
Jan 17, 2020Full time Permanent
Req #: JR - 012996 Location: Alliston, ON CA Job Category: Information Technology Date Posted: 1/2/2020 9:44:13 AM Baxter International Are you looking for a career that matters? We believe every person deserves a chance for a healthy life, free from illness and full of possibility. We see a world full of healing, with viable care options available to those with limited choices today. We envision new ways of providing physicians, pharmacists and nurses with technologies that not only treat chronic diseases, but also work to prevent them. We’re looking for team members who are motivated to learn, grow and innovate, while making a meaningful difference for millions of people around the world. POSITION SUMMARY Baxter - Alliston is a cGMP manufacturing facility looking for a dynamic and motivated technology professional to join our expanding Information Technology department as a programmer analyst. This role is responsible for gathering, documenting and analyzing business needs to develop software and business information solutions to resolve business challenges, as well as ongoing support and development of critical business systems, application interfaces, reporting and online data visualization dashboards. Essential Duties Interface with business and operations stakeholders to gather, document, and analyze business needs and requirements to resolve business challenges with the development of software applications, reports, dashboards, etc. Design and develop applications to address business challenges. Select the appropriate technology for the development of applications. Integrate applications with the ERP system and MES application as required. Exercise best practices in the commenting of code and preparation of user documentation of all application developments. Test and debug code to ensure minimal disruption to the operation when new applications are released. Provide support, maintenance and expansion of functionality for new and existing custom applications owned/created by Baxter. Develop ERP and MES reports and dashboards to support business information and metric requirements. Provide technical/functional support to internal users of JD Edwards and MES systems (Siemen’s XFP) Develop custom reports for major applications using SQL Reporting Services and Data Access Studio (DAS). Support product quality through system upgrades, project work and ongoing system validation activities. Develop and maintain facility intranet as well as content and online dashboards and data displays. Maintain existing functionality add-ins and custom reports for manufacturing. Some shift work and on-call support will be required. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications This position requires a minimum of 4 years’ experience in Computer Programming and Business Analysis, as well as an understanding of standard software development concepts, practices and procedures related to: JD Edwards Enterprise One (Specifically release 9.2) MES (Siemen’s XFP). Database design (SQL Server) and SQL Reporting Services Web Technologies such as XML, ASP, HTML, PHP, Flash MS SQL and ORACLE databases. .NET, C#, C++, and VB programming languages Scripting languages such as Java, JScript and VB script The incumbent must also be able to demonstrate strong technical ability, problem-solving skills, as well as excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. Motivation, commitment and teamwork are key requirements to succeed in this fast moving, but, rewarding position. Diploma/degree in computer science or equivalent job experience Computer Programming: 4 years (Preferred) JD Edwards Enterprise One: 4 years (Preferred) MES (Siemen’s XFP) (Preferred) Web Technologies (XML, ASP, HTML, PHP, Flash): 2 years (Preferred) Scripting languages (Java, JScript, VB Script): 2 years (Preferred) Database Design (SQL Server) and SQL Reporting: 2 years (Preferred) .NET, C#, C++ and VB Programming languages: 2 years (Preferred) Working in a cGMP medical manufacturing facility would be an asset Reasonable Accommodations Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail to Americas_TTA@baxter.com and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.