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Application Developer 51341 in Jackson, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/14/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51341

Application Developer

If you're looking for a career that will provide a challenging work environment and many opportunities to learn, our company is the place for you.  Join our team and become part of a company full of exciting opportunities. We help employees achieve their personal best by offering many opportunities that develop and enhance their skills for career advancement.

Department Summary

This position is within the Low Voltage Distribution (LVD) Planning. This group is responsible for the planning responsibilities for the electric distribution facilities. 

Job Description/Responsibilities
The LVD Technical Analyst will support LVD Planning with data management, visual management, and technical initiatives relating to the performance of the electric distribution circuits. We’re looking for a new team member who can be flexible and detailed, someone with a positive attitude and willingness to develop solutions for continuous improvement that drive results.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Manage SAP Data for LVD Project work including:
    • SAP data correction and validation
    • Use of Visual Basic script to perform updates
  • Facilitate visual management solutions to represent Key Performance Indicators with:
    • EAM Dashboard updates with Studio and ability to perform SQL Server Querie
    • Visuals in Excel, Tableau and EAM Dashboard
  • Assist with departmental initiatives which may require the use of:
    • Business Project Manager for IT requirements
    • ArcGIS Online
    • K2 Forms via SharePoint


  • Strong knowledge of IT and/or business functional area
  • Possesses knowledge and experience leveraging both IT solutions and business process improvements
  • Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer; builds strong customer relationships and creates processes with customer viewpoint
  • Deep experience as an analyst exhibiting strong investigative and problem solving skills, communicating in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluating information/data to make decisions 
  • Knowledge of IT principles, methods, and practice; experienced in IT systems development process and procedures 
  • Experienced in system design 
  • Knowledge of quality assurance principles, processes and testing requirements
  • Leadership abilities including strategic and tactical thinker
  • Flexible, agile, able to transition quickly
  • Understanding of core information technology concepts
  • Understanding of standard information technology techniques and theory
  • Skill in basic problem-solving


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Management of Information System, Business or related field

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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