Analyst Programmer

Job Reference: WM – 2188

Location: Newtown

Salary: £30,000 DOE

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Analyst Programmer


  • Meeting with users to discuss business IT requirements.
  • Designing, writing, testing and implementing programs, dashboards and other software to meet those requirements, both within Epicor and in auxiliary systems.
  • Diagnosing and fixing routine IT problems.
  • Maintaining the IT systems by applying fixes and upgrading to new releases.
  • Training users.
  • Advising users on the functionality of the business system.
  • Writing documentation for users.
  • Procuring, installing and maintaining hardware.
  • Assisting our IT support partners in maintaining the network and administering software licenses.
  • Controlling data security and access

About You:

  • A degree or equivalent in a computing discipline relevant to commerce or industry is desirable.
  • Any qualifications demonstrating basic office skills, accountancy skills and literacy and numeracy are desirable but not essential.
  • Familiarity with the Epicor environment, particularly the programming and customisation tools, would be ideal but not essential.
  • Working knowledge of, and experience with, at least one programming language, preferably an object-oriented language such as C# or Java.
  • Working knowledge of SQL is desirable but training can be given.
  • Good user-level understanding of Microsoft Windows. Currently we use Windows 10 Professional.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products, particularly Outlook, Excel and Word.
  • The ability to explain complex issues with great clarity, both in written and verbal communication.
  • The ability to work alone or as part of a team.
  • Several years in a similar position; working in the IT department of a manufacturing company.
  • A broad knowledge of Epicor would be ideal but, failing that, some years of working with another ERP system in a company that uses MRP for production control.
  • Several years of programming experience, preferably in an object-oriented language.
  • Experience with relational databases, preferably SQL Server.

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

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Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK