Application Specialist

This position is full time. Salary DOE with health and retirement benefits provided. Apply online below.

Position Summary:
The Application Specialist provides support to the IT Department in custom software application development, feature enhancement, integration and other upgrades, with emphasis on cloud-hosted application on Quickbase platform.

Essential Duties and Tasks:

  • Enhances and maintains applications hosted on Quickbase platform by:
  • Effectively communicates with end users to understand the business logics, workflows and user requirements
  • Understands and connects source data, which may come from SalesForce and DropBox
  • Models, proposes and demonstrates computational solutions to end users and obtain user feedback
  • Reviews and understands logic and code of existing applications
  • Codes and implements solution to satisfy end user requirements
  • As well as:
  • Reads and understands platform vendor documentation
  • Maintains compartmented development and test environment
  • Follows Alturas SOPs and industry standards in terms of SDLC
  • Works closely with validation personnel when applicable
  • Coordinates with Systems Administration, end users, QC, QA and TFM for release and migration of production data
  • Safe-keeps source code
  • Maintains applications when user requirements or platform changes
  • Authors user guides and documentation, when applicable
  • Trains end users

Additional Duties and Tasks:

  • Escalates various platform related issues to vendor support
  • Performs other duties as needed or assigned

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in computer science, MIS (Management Information Systems) or a related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in Information Technology with 1-2 years of actual working experience in Quickbase application, add-on building and/or integration
  • Working experience with SalesForce platform is a plus
  • Experience in SQL and/or Oracle SQL language is a plus
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may qualify the appropriate personnel for this position

Skills and Abilities Requirements:

  • Excellent understanding of no-code/low-code Quickbase development process
  • Good understanding of no-code/low-code of SalesForce development is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience in database entity relationship and design principles SQL language is desired
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong logical reasoning and analysis
  • Knowledge and experience in web programming languages, e.g. JavaScript and HTML
  • Good understanding of coding standards and best practices
  • Familiarity with API, webhook and pipeline
  • Familiarity with web app secure coding practices, e.g. OWASP
  • Familiarity with popular web browsers
  • Skills with various development and/or debug tools as appropriate for the development tasks
  • Able to learn new tools and skills
  • Excellent understanding of 21 CFR Part 11 (can be obtained by on-the-job training)

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to alternate sitting and standing for up to 8 hours per day
  • Must be able to sit in front of a computer monitor for up to 8 hours per day
  • Position requires talking or hearing less than 1/3 of the time
  • Position requires lifting up to 30 lbs. less than 1/3 of the time

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To apply via mail, send resume, cover letter, and job application to:
Alturas Analytics, Inc.
1324 Alturas Drive
Moscow, ID, 83843

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