Are you a serious, direct and analytical person comfortable taking the lead? Do you consider yourself adept at working independently and do you prefer roles that benefit from the existence of a process to drive strong outcomes? Would people describe you as serious and highly reliable? Are you known for your ability to execute within your area of expertise?
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As an IT Developer, you’ll be supporting our ERP (Sage 500), developing SQL views of data, modernizing and transitioning our Access/SSIS Reporting/Programs, writing stored procedures and occasionally doing desktop support. Our team is small and nimble, creating a cross collaborative working environment. There’s a lot of room to learn and grow!
Your analytical nature, strong problem solving capabilities, ability to clearly restate user needs and communicate systems capabilities is needed in this role. This job requires independent analysis, initiative and sound judgment. We expect our IT staff to give excellent service with as much grace and kindness as possible.
We’re really looking for someone with a broad range of experience developing and supporting software and the backend database(s).
Required Knowledge Skills and Abilities:
- Five + years of combined experience and / or education in software development using the Microsoft stack. (.Net/SQL/C#/VB).
- Demonstrable experience with SQL, including writing complex queries.
- Business analysis, coding, QA testing, and system documentation
- Strong customer service skills and dedication to meeting end users’ needs with patience, grace, professionalism, empathy and understanding.
- Meticulous, organized, thoughtful and logical in problem solving.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Bachelor’s degree in IS, computer science or a related field
- ERP (Sage), WMS, Financial experience.
- Crystal Reports/SSRS etc
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING CONDITIONS
Working conditions are normal for an office environment with a distinct operational warehouse component. Work involves frequent professional verbal and visual presentations, developing positive business relationships, use of various technology, sitting, standing, walking, auditory communication, interacting with team members individually and in group settings, travel, electronic communication via phone, intranet and/or in person, completion of duties within established deadlines, attention to detail and attending work as scheduled. Occasional business travel (including international), grasping, reaching, walking and lifting is required. This role requires a high level of concentration, discernment, visual acuity, attention to detail, accuracy, social intelligence and credibility. Ability to move between and among multi-level office and a warehouse environment using stairways or elevators and manual doors is also required. Must work in a safe manner so as to not damage property or cause injury to one’s self or others.
Toysmith also offers a competitive and value adding benefits package including matching 401(k), and Health (medical, dental, vision, life and LTD) coverage. We also offer opportunities for professionals who seek to make a positive impact within both a Toy company and industry. Come check us out and see if you might be the selected to join our stellar team and experience the fun of Play. Delivered.
Location/Region: South Seattle