WESTMORELAND MECH TESTING INC IT Programmer in Youngstown, Pennsylvania
Westmoreland Mechanical Testing and Research, Inc. is recognized as a world leader in materials testing for the Aerospace, Automotive, Nuclear and Medical industries. The materials we test are commonly used in commercial aircrafts, national defense applications, rockets, and many more everyday items. Westmoreland Mechanical Testing and Research, Inc. has a global reputation for high volume and quick turn-around testing. Our commitment to our customers is strongly supported by our dedicated staff. Our highly qualified team is made up of professionals who have the knowledge and experience to get the job done right. Westmoreland Mechanical Testing and Research is looking to fill our IT Programmer role. In this position you will provide technical support to employees on an as needed basis. You will also be involved in the upkeep of all company systems as well as the development of new software's and programs. This is a great opportunity for motivated individuals who want a chance to work in a fast-paced environment and learn some new skills, all within the Latrobe/Youngstown area. Are you looking to start a new career? Please click andquot;Applyandquot; on PaCareerLink.pa.gov and see andquot;Follow-UP Instructionsandquot; below. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: *Builds programs from scratch and patches systems as needed *Uses the following programs: Visual Studio, WinForms, ASP.NET, MS SQL, T-SQL, SSRS, C#, C++, and WPF *Provides IT support to fellow employees as needed *Keeps current with technology trends and changes related to position *Offers daily operations and systems support to personnel *Provides training and guidance to users on how to operate new software *Performs other duties and tasks as assigned Qualifications and Skills: *US Citizenship required *Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Computer Engineering preferred *1-5 years of IT experience preferred *Experience with all or some of these is a bonus but not required: Visual Studio, WinForms, ASP.NET, MS SQL, T-SQL, SSRS, C#, C++, and WPF *Strong mathematical background preferred *Understanding of IT principles and an ability to communicate technical concepts effectively to varied individuals at all organizational levels *Maintain high level of confidentiality and a strong sense of discretion *Excellent diagnostic and problem-solving skills *Highly self-motivated *Possess outstanding organizational and time management skills *Understanding of diverse computer systems and networks including virtual servers, Microsoft operating systems, and terminal server environment *Possess knowledge of internet security/viruses and data privacy principles. *Strong verbal and written communication skills *Ability to work on projects with general direction and minimal guidance *Ability to work in team environment and is flexible to changing demands *Ability to stand, sit, or move around for prolonged periods of time *Ability to perform repetitive hand motions Benefits Offered: *401(k) with a company match *Medical Insurance *Dental Insurance *Vision Insurance *Paid Time Off *Paid Holidays *Life Insurance and ADandD Westmoreland Mechanical Testing and Research, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, train, and promote in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.