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Systems Analyst Programmer - Progress

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We are looking for an experienced Systems Analyst Programmer - Progress to join the IT Application Team within the IT function.

You will be responsible for the development and maintenance of internally developed Progress Systems, including all aspects of the Software Development Lifecycle for the internally developed systems.

Key responsibilities will include:


·        Provide technical guidance to help users and business analysts with the creation of business and functional specifications

·        Provide estimations on effort required to deliver a fully functioning solution to business requirements taking into consideration the full SDLC

·        Create System Design Documents, including System Diagrams, Technical Specifications consistent with business requirements.

·        Develop and maintain applications and databases by evaluating business needs; analysing requirements; developing software systems

·        Produce System Test Plans for all System Changes made and assist test team where necessary with user test plans

·        Confirm program operation by conducting system tests; modifying code if required

·        Ensure coding meets company standards in terms of accuracy, efficiency and robustness of the developed code

·        Provide support reference material for support team by writing and maintaining wiki and user documentation

·        Ensure compliance is met with appropriate group and industry audit requirements

·        Highlight and Identify key risks in all changes made to systems and where possible mitigate these.


Skills required for this role:

·        Solid proven Progress 4GL / OpenEdge (v10 or higher) experience

·        Proven ability to communicate well, at all levels, both written and verbal

·        Good organisation skills

·        Attention to detail

·        Pro-active

·        Problem solving

·        Ability to work under pressure

·        Ability to challenge others

Other skills that would be beneficial are:


·        Progress Webspeed and web services experience

·        XML experience

About Us:

At Cardif Pinnacle we’re on a mission to keep pets happy, healthy and safe. We want to become the leading pet healthcare service provider by being holistic and using technology to keep our customer’s pets safe and healthy.

We pride ourselves on providing an inclusive working environment. Every team works collaboratively to ensure our goals our met and we all play as hard as we work.

Our benefits are amazing including 24 days holiday (plus your birthday!), generous pension scheme, private medical cover plus a host of flexible benefits!

You are you, and we recognise your individuality, offering a wide range of support and tailored working environments to suit your personal needs.

With exciting projects on the horizon, there hasn’t been a better time to join us.

So what are you waiting for?! Apply now!

Cardif Pinnacle is a subsidiary of BNP Paribas Cardif, a worldwide provider of insurance and savings products, and ultimately part of the global banking group, BNP Paribas SA.


Primary Location: GB-ENG-HertfordshireJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Other Degrees / Certifications / Vocational, Technical or Professional QualificationsExperience Level: At least 5 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Attention to detail / rigorTransversal competency: Ability to develop and adapt a process