Presstran Industries, a division of Magna International located in St. Thomas, Ontario, has developed an enviable reputation as a supplier to the automotive industry known for the high quality of its product and the excellence of its service. Presstran's lines of automotive stampings and welding assemblies are used in front motor compartments, underbody structures, truck frame components and front and rear suspensions as well as non-automotive applications
The Programmer Analyst/Database Administrator is responsible for managing all aspects of application and database development, design, implementation and support.
DUTIES: 1. Handle the day-to-day analysis, design, implementation, testing and integration of internal applications. 2. Handle the day-to-day Database Administration of internal and 3rd-party applications including backup/restore, optimizing, performance monitoring and high-availability. 3. Work closely with all internal groups, advising of the best approach for application development, enhancements, upgrades and integration. 4. Help train and support users on application changes and upgrades 5. CManage projects to ensure that development target dates are being met, and that the internal customer is being informed of the status. 6. Work closely with Presstran's internal and external customers to ensure all of the current applications are meeting the company's needs. 7. ASet development standards with respect to languages, application design, programming tools, procedures and documentation while collaborating with Cosma. 8. Focus on continuous development and improvement for all plant applications and databases. 9. Ensure that all development documentation is kept thorough, current and meets the company standards. 10. Provide leadership to Programmers, assisting with project planning, coding, documentation, debugging and training where necessary. 11. Investigate and ensure that all new internal applications development requested is required and not already covered in an existing application and are in the best interests of the company. 12. Follow and adhere to requirements of current customer quality and environmental management systems standards.
Knowledge and Education
RESPONSIBILITY AND WORKING CONDITIONS: The Programmer Analyst/DBA is the key individual with respect to internal application development and database availability and performance. Up to date software and programming knowledge is essential, as is a good vision of the future of Information Technology. Strong people skills are important, due to the close daily interaction with end users
ACCESSIBILITY AND ACCOMMODATIONS Presstran has an accommodation program in place that provides reasonable accommodations for employees with disabilities. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, please contact Human Resources.