Application Development – Project Lead Jobs in Morton Grove, IL at Bunzl New Jersey, Inc

Title: Application Development – Project Lead

Company: Bunzl New Jersey, Inc

Location: Morton Grove, IL

Salary: $80K — $100K *

Category: Manufacturing & Automotive

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The Project Lead – Application Development: is responsible for working with the business team translating requirements into technical specifications, and then working with a development team to build the solution that satisfies the business requirements. This process would include, design, estimating, working with developers, coding, testing and implementation.

Your career path has many avenues available for you to succeed. Are you looking to advance at a rate that matches your ambition and skill set? At Bunzl, we understand and want to invest in you. With our multi-career options, you’ll not only be able to find the adventure you are looking for today, but can be confident that new opportunities will be there for advancement in your future.

At Bunzl, we know that our employees are our number one asset. We seek to recruit and retain the right people who are passionate about our business and we provide opportunities for our employees so that they may progress within our company based on their talents, experiences, and their aptitude.


Direct and manage internal or external staff in the definition, design, and development of new application software.

Define system and changes to be executed.

Create the business and technical design documents

Create system and unit test cases

Manage the development of the changes

Execute programming of software

Execute unit and system testing

Complete activities related to the definition, design and development of application software system projects including complex projects

Create and manage project tasks and timeline

Complete system enhancement and maintenance activities

Works closely with users to define automation needs, test new automation and implement into a production environment

Provide user support and completes application system “trouble-shooting” activities

Participate in an off-hours support rotation, approximately 8 weeks per year

Adhere to the Bunzl BRS guidelines of full-life cycle, software development as well as application system development standards, and guidelines

Adhere to change control process and procedures

Develop technical documentation to support development activities

Provide regular communications to I/S management on the status of application systems projects

Update knowledge and skills through continuing education and internal/external training activities

Keep abreast of trends in application development and support for iSeries and client-server systems

Work product/solutions developed meet end user requirements, are documented and implemented with no defects

Feedback from internal and external contacts is consistently positive


Bachelor’s Degree Preferred in Computer Science, Information Systems

Experience in distribution environment is preferred.

5+ years of previous software development on the iSeries platform using RPG, RPGILE

5+ years’ experience with ERP (preferable JDEdwards World Software

5+ years leading large scale development projects

Proven track record with analyzing business requirements and developing automated solutions for comparable organizations. Ability to handle complex development projects from start to finish

Excellent analytical and system development skills with strong project management and user communications skills

Good inter-personal communication skills and management skills

The ability to work well…


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