Date: Jul 27, 2019

Location: MONROE, LA, US, 71203

About CenturyLink

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is the second largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience, CenturyLink strives to be the world’s best networking company by solving customers’ increased demand for reliable and secure connections. The company also serves as its customers’ trusted partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that help protect their business.


Job Summary

Lead in the team effort to design, develop, code, test and debug new complex software or significant enhancements to existing complex software.  Lead review of input for documentation of new or existing software.  Apply existing and introduce new and approved technologies to develop solutions.  Lead others in the application of principles, theories and concepts and use of methodologies, tools, documentation processes and test procedures to complete projects.  May lead team to select and manage vendor.

Job Description

  • Keeps abreast of technological developments, new products and services in the field in order to effectively participate in the development of business applications systems
  • Independently perform design of moderately complex enhancements to an existing system
  • Independently modify and/or enhance existing software components of moderate complexity
  • Independently develop new software components of moderate complexity
  • Estimates timeline for assigned projects and ensures that work is completed with the estimate given
  • Provides leadership in the development and implementation of short- and long-term technology plans and related policies and procedures
  • Support existing business applications by resolving production exceptions, and fine tune program to reduce issues. Utilize problem management tools in reporting, updating and closing out production problems. Provide on-call support as scheduled
  • Conducts structured walkthroughs of application designs and coding assignments
  • Develops and maintains positive working relationship with business partners as well as additional teams within IT
  • Promotes cross-team communications and effective working relationships


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or related field or the equivalent in training and experience
  • 7+ years of development experience
  • Work experience with at least one Ensemble application
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision to plan, organize, and coordinate multiple project tasks to meet established deadlines and accommodate rapidly changing priorities.
  • Effective interpersonal communication and analytical skills
  • Development experience with the following technologies:
    • Pro*C and C
    • Oracle SQL/ PL SQL
    • Scripting with variations of UNIX shell and PERL
    • ORACLE
    • JAVA


Bachelors or Equivalent

Masters or Equivalent

Alternate Location: US-Louisiana-Monroe

Requisition #: 213162

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/ 

EEO Statement

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, “protected statuses”).  We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training.


The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.  Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.

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