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Sr. Software Developer (iSeries/Infor-XA)

Posted on Nov 10, 2022 Full time R15196
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At Polaris Inc., we have fun doing what we love by driving change and innovation. We empower employees to take on challenging assignments and roles with an elevated level of responsibility in our agile working environment. Our people make us who we are, and we create incredible products and experiences that empower us to THINK OUTSIDE.


TITLE:         Sr. Software Developer (iSeries/Infor-XA)


DEPARTMENT: Information Systems



The Sr. Software Developer will work on projects related to the creation, modification and support of the Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Sales and Warranty functions within Polaris Enterprise Delivery Team. The Sr Software Developer is responsible for analyzing the existing business process and come up with the high level technical design for the projects, code creation, unit testing, maintenance of the software program and providing production support. The Sr Software Developer will need to effectively partner with project managers, system analysts, other application developers and end users. This individual must demonstrate passion for strengthening and enhancing business results through software development.


Software development and design

  • Lead the design and implementation activities for projects by partnering with other analysts and developers
  • Documents functional/technical design specifications for software developers/programmers including database layouts; application modules; and user interface mock-ups
  • Collaborate with other systems analysis and project managers to get the technical design reviewed
  • Transforms software design into executable IBM i objects in accordance to Polaris standards
  • Write test scenarios, perform unit testing, system testing and document the results
  • Collaborate with other Systems Analysts/programmer analysts and developers to implement the project
  • Insures compliance with SOX

System and Team Support

  • Provides day-to-day application support to project team and business users
  • Troubleshoots production problems and work to fix issues
  • Understands technology and systems infrastructure
  • Work with project teams on technical requirements, development and implementation plans
  • Value and embrace teamwork and joint collaboration and be responsible for successful completion of tasks
  • Help to keep the standard up to date and include new technology and learning

Code and Process Review

  • Review peers finished code for adherence to standards
  • Review code for ease of understanding and maintainability
  • Review code and process with Project teams to assist in the understanding and flow
  • Create install distribution sets for monthly installs through Aldon (CMS)



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Software Development, Computer Information Systems or equivalent


  • 5+ years of experience in a programmer analyst/development role writing code and technical specifications in the iSeries platform for Custom applications and ERP systems
  • RPGLE experience
  • Ability to create and maintain IBM i programs (RPG and CL), modules, tables, indexes, procedures and functions
  • Ability to create and maintain embedded SQL
  • Ability to test, diagnose and fix customization/enhancement issues
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment with multiple project assignments
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks while under pressure
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Excellent analytical and creative problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Possesses strong organizational skills
  • Strong customer service orientation

  • Experience with the Infor XA ERP
  • Experience with Enterprise integrator and System Link for Infor XA.
  • Experience with ION
  • Experience with manufacturing, warehousing, logistics, supply chain business processes
  • Experience with XML
  • Experience with Binding and Binder Language
  • Experience with creating and maintaining service programs
  • Experience with Aldon
  • Experience with Rational Developer for IBM i (RDi)

We are an ambitious, resourceful, and driven workforce, which empowers us to THINK OUTSIDE.  Apply today!

About Polaris

As the global leader in Powersports, Polaris Inc. (NYSE: PII) pioneers product breakthroughs and enriching experiences and services that have invited people to discover the joy of being outdoors since our founding in 1954. With annual 2021 sales of $8.2 billion, Polaris’ high-quality product line-up includes the Polaris RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL™ side-by-side off-road vehicles; Sportsman® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® midsize and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; snowmobiles; and deck, cruiser and pontoon boats, including industry-leading Bennington pontoons. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments, and accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio. Polaris’ presence in adjacent markets includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe.

EEO Statement

Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.