Computer Programmers

Computer Programmers

Create, modify, and test the code, forms, and script that allow computer applications to run. Work from specifications drawn up by software developers or other individuals. May assist software developers by analyzing user needs and designing software solutions. May develop and write computer programs to store, locate, and retrieve specific documents, data, and information.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Analytical Thinking * Integrity * Cooperation * Independence * Initiative * Achievement/Effort * Persistence * Dependability * Self Control

Representative Tasks * Write, analyze, review, and rewrite programs, using workflow chart and diagram, and applying knowledge of computer capabilities, subject matter, and symbolic logic. * Perform or direct revision, repair, or expansion of existing programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements. * Correct errors by making appropriate changes and rechecking the program to ensure that the desired results are produced.


Government, Finance & Insurance, Professional Scientific & Technical Services,

Job Family Computer and Mathematical

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