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Senior Programmer Analyst - PHP

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.


Job Summary

Dominion Energy’s Information Technology department is currently seeking a dynamic, detail oriented, Senior Programmer Analyst to support Enterprise applications for the Services Company.  The selected candidate will share responsibility for a number of systems in the areas of Pre-Construction Systems IT Support.  The successful candidate will work under general supervision, on fairly complex programs and perform some systems design.   Primary responsibilities will be to create code, test, debug, document, and maintain programs.  Larger projects may be company-wide, with cross functional teams, and include multiplatform environments.   

Duties and Responsibilities

Develop, modify, maintain and enhance computer systems; participate in the review and evaluation of the effectiveness of computer production systems; work with technical staff to understand problems with software and develop specifications to resolve them; program systems under development; participate in the development of project estimates, plans and schedules; provide status reports; document new and existing systems; resolve customer complaints and respond to suggestions for improvements and enhancements; coordinate system upgrade activity; troubleshoot existing programs or formulate logic for new systems, devise logic procedures, perform coding and test/debug programs; prepare and obtain approval of system and programming documentation; help with computer support of business applications and with the investigation of system requirements; prepare detailed specifications from which programs will be written; analyze and revise existing system logic difficulties and documentation as necessary; work from specifications to develop or modify moderately complex software programming applications; design and build Web pages using a variety of graphics software applications, techniques and tools; design and develop customer interface features, site animation and special effects elements; contribute to the design group’s efforts to enhance the appeal of the organization’s online offerings; design Web applications to support the organization’s strategies and goals; effectively contribute to team goals; work beyond routine nature of tasks utilizing specialized knowledge and technology; troubleshoot basic problems and recommend appropriate actions; identify required tasks and their interrelationships across functional processes; apply business process improvement practices to re-engineer methodologies/principles and business process modernization projects; may take on several components of a project; and perform other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • 5+ years of PHP programming required.
  • Demonstrated ability to program using the following web technologies: HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Information Systems, System Programming, or Computer Science is preferred.  
  • Experience in manipulating data hosted in Oracle databases using SQL.
  • Demonstrated skill in applying IT experience in business systems, in a large-scale environment, across multiple hardware and software platforms.
  • Demonstrated ability to transform software designs and specifications into high functioning code in the appropriate language
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a Linux server environment.
  • Demonstrated excellent organizational and planning skills that include the coordination of assigned projects, planning and scheduling, and time management to manage work and meets deadlines.
  • Good interpersonal skills, with demonstrated verbal and written competency, and proficiency in presenting information to a wide variety of audiences.
  • Ability to lead a team of developers utilizing Agile programming methodologies.
  • Demonstrated competency in analytical and logical thinking.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain a high level of customer trust and confidence in the Information Technology team's knowledge of, and concern for, the business unit or project needs.
  • Demonstrated ability to create a network of relevant individuals to solve operational problems.
  • Ability to work with all levels of employees and to influence and positively impact others.
  • Ability to understand and apply a working knowledge of information systems, and to recognize when guidance is needed to address complex problems, or  potential situations to avoid errors that may cause minor delay, expense, and/or system disruption.
  • May receive instructions and guidance on unusual or complex problems and  knows when to get others involved
  • Experienced in the adaptation to and the application of, rapidly-changing technology to business needs. 



The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined below.
•    Military service members and veterans with ranks from E5-E9, W1-CW5, or O3-O6 plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above.

Education Requirements

Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Bachelor , Other Education: Business, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 76 -100%

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required


Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.


Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  

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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

There are many reasons to work at Dominion Energy, but below are the top three employees have shared with us. Click on each of the links to learn more!

1. Safety Centric Work Environment
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture 

About Dominion Energy

I am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable.
I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy.
We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry.  We're shaping the future of energy in America.
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·17,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·16 states in the US
·$100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community

Our Commitment to NetZero by 2050

We’ve cut carbon emissions from our electric generation business by approximately 43% (since 2005) and methane emissions from our natural gas business by 32% (since 2010) — and we're just getting started . By growing wind, solar, and renewable natural gas and pursuing innovative technologies, we expect to achieve net zero emissions by 2050. We’ve also committed to reducing the emissions of our suppliers and customers — so we can all move forward together.

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