Applications Programmer V oversees the development or modification of applications programs. Designs procedures to solve complex application programming problems, taking computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results into consideration. Being an Applications Programmer V designs, codes, tests, debugs, and documents applications at the highest levels of complexity. Leads all phases of applications programming. Additionally, Applications Programmer V evaluates applications for quality assurance. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Applications Programmer V works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in solution or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. To be an Applications Programmer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience.