Job Description :
Title: AMANDA Developer

Location: Lansing, MI

Duration: Long Term

MOI: Either Webcam or In Person

Job Description:

Plans, develops, tests, and documents computer programs, applying knowledge of programming techniques and computer systems.

Years of Experience:

Advanced experience in the IT industry and as a programmer analyst specifically familiar with the AMANDA Licensing Software developed by CSDC

Job Description:

Includes descriptions detailed earlier as well as programmer analyst experience in specialized IT technologies which may not be widely used or are new to the industry, including the ability to mentor other staff in the use of the specialty technologies and make recommendations on the use of the specialty technologies and integration within the organization’s architecture.

Plans, develops, tests, and documents computer programs, applying knowledge of programming techniques and computer systems.

Evaluates user request for new or modified program, such as for financial or human resource management systems,
clinical research trial results, statistical study of traffic patterns, or analyzing and developing specifications for bridge
design, to determine feasibility, cost and time required, compatibility with current system, and computer capabilities.

Consults with user to identify current operating procedures and clarify program objectives.

Formulates plan outlining steps required to develop program, using methodologies such as structured analysis and
design or object-oriented development.

Work involves assisting in analyzing systems outlines to develop programs for computer applications, writing solution
programs, documenting the methods and procedures used in program development, and testing and correcting

Works under moderate supervision with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Develops block diagrams and machine logic flowcharts to represent operations and data flow for applications.

Captures requirements using industry standard development frameworks and tools. Designs reports, forms and
letters along with computer terminal screen displays to accomplish goals of user request.

Reviews screens, reports, forms and letters designs with users.

Converts project specifications, using industry standard tools, such as object-oriented tools and code generation, into
sequence of detailed instructions and logical steps for coding into language processable by computer, applying
knowledge of computer programming techniques and computer languages.

Enters program codes into computer system.

Enters commands into computer to run and test program.

Reads computer printouts or observes display screen to detect syntax or logic errors during program test, or uses
diagnostic software to detect errors.

Replaces, deletes, or modifies codes to correct errors.

Analyzes, reviews and alters program to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements.

Writes documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, and corrections.

Writes manual for users to describe installation and operating procedures.

Assists users to solve operating problems.

Recreates steps taken by user to locate source of problem and rewrites program to correct errors.

May use computer-aided software tools in each stage of system development.

May train users to use program. May oversee installation of hardware and software.

May provide technical assistance to program users. May install and test program at user site.

May monitor performance of program after implementation.

May specialize in developing programs for business or technical applications.


Required / Desired


of Experience

Must have experience in AMANDA Enterprise software with good knowledge of Case Management, Licensing, Permitting and Compliance and FOIA modules




Knowledge in Business Intelligence software such as YellowFin

Nice to have



Fluent in coding complex queries, functions, stored procedures, triggers (using T-SQL and PL-SQL




Strong knowledge on AMANDA work flow and should possess skills to customize work flow as required.