Junior Programmer Analyst

June 24, 2021

AgFirst Farm Credit Bank provides financing, as well as a range of technology and other services, to a network of agricultural lenders in the United States and Puerto Rico. Located on Main Street in Columbia, S.C., AgFirst is committed to providing a comfortable, inclusive work environment. We believe in investing in our employees so they can help lead our $35 billion company into the future. If you are looking to fuel your professional development and gain exposure in the field of Application Development (Technology) apply today!

The Junior Programmer Analyst will perform a variety of programming assignments by using AgFirst standard development tools and methodologies. Build and maintain systems that meet stringent quality attributes such as performance and reliability.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Actively participate in analyzing functional requirements, identify inaccuracies and inconsistencies
• Work as a team with Business Analyst to develop and clarify requirements
• With minimal help, develop analysis diagrams such as use cases, flow diagrams etc. to document and communicate analysis results or issues to the project team
• Understand and use AgFirst design standards and guidelines for designing applications and software modules
• Use Microsoft tools such as Visual Studio, VSTS, SQL manager for software development
• Help maintain existing systems in production by analyzing performance and taking action to correct deficiencies based on consultation with manager and business owner
• Maintain confidentiality with regard to the information being stored and processed
• Maintain technical currency by keeping skills up to date through training, conferences, reading and collaboration with others

• Education and/or experience equivalent to a 4 year or an Associate Degree in data processing or computer science
• 0 -3 years of experience in Application development using Microsoft development and other tools
• Working knowledge of C#.NET, Angular JS, Node JS and other similar development environments
• T-SQL programming skills
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
• Ability to learn troubleshooting software application issues by making programming changes and modification to configuration
• Effective oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Responsibilities may require evening and weekend work in order to respond to support production software systems


Candidates can apply via the AgFirst careers’ website at https://www.agfirst.com/Careers/Welcome-to-AgFirst-careers.aspx