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Senior Applications Analyst

Wilson Elser's 125 Broad Street office is seeking a Senior Applications Analyst. 

The Firm
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves our clients with more than 800 attorneys, across 37 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and 53rd in The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms.

The Position
The responsibilities of the Analyst will be to complement the current and future strategic technology direction of the firm. Areas of focus include standardizing the firm's application development environment, providing strategic coordination and tactical governance as well as providing analysis of existing and development of new scalable, stable, flexible, extensible, and maintainable applications. She/he will make significant contributions by drafting key elements of application architecture and act as a thought leader across multiple teams.

The Analyst will have demonstrated success working on a variety of applications related projects. She/he will have a good working knowledge of methods and processes and a proven history of effective communication skills at all levels of the organization. The successful candidate will have exceptional interpersonal, technical and communications skills, as well as a strong work ethic and positive attitude.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience with third party and custom Microsoft .Net (ASP.Net, C#, VB.Net and JQuery) application development
  • Strong programming capabilities in SQL Server 2012 and above - Stored Procedures, Functions, Triggers, Views, Transactions, Data Flow with strong understanding of SQL databases as well as experience with debugging and performance tuning of SQL code, Stored Procedures, Functions and Indexes.
  • Strong Problem-Solving skills - Analyze SQL Database resources (tables or views) and mine the data required for reports and/or debug them by identifying data related solutions
  • Experience developing web applications for multiple device types including Client and Web UI/UX design
  • Proficient in Relational Database Design, Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence 
  • Experience in developing and maintaining BI Solutions and dashboards using the Microsoft BI Stack including Power BI.
  • Experience with Client Reporting - Developing user friendly reports based on user requirements to meet client expectations. Should be able to perform Ad-hoc reporting and exploratory data analysis upon request
  • Experience with building APIs
  • Expertise in SQL Reporting Services (SSRS/SSIS) and Crystal Reports
  • Experience with Tableau is a plus
  • Experience with Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • Experience with cloud and software/infrastructure-as-a-service (SaaS/Iaas) architectures is desirable 
  • Technical experience with various applications commonly used in a legal or professional environment is a plus
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, MIS or related field
  • Additional training/certification in relevant area of study is a plus
  • Strong drive to continue to accumulate knowledge and ability to implement this knowledge in day to day activities
  • Excellent Communication Skills at all levels of an organization in both technical and business domains 

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for creating, refactoring, validating and deploying custom desktop and web applications
  • Ensures that project approaches meet the overall architectural principles and standards for the firm (such as performance, scalability, reliability, etc.)
  • Engage on projects to refine requirements from an application perspective 
  • Responsible for installing, customizing, upgrading, testing and deploying third party vendor applications
  • Provide second level IT support to user community for various custom and vendor applications
  • Assist in the creation of documentation to support current and future applications
  • Participate in internal projects as assigned

Why Should You Apply?

  • Excellent Benefits 
  • Generous PTO plan 
  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities 
  • Corporate Discount Plans

Interested?
Wilson Elser is a firm who focuses our commitment to both our clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online.

We are committed to cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity as a fundamental value. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities and Women are encouraged to apply.

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