Princess Cruises Programmer Analyst II in SEATTLE, Washington

Programmer Analyst II

Santa Clarita, CA

The Holland America Group is currently searching for a highly motivated Programmer Analyst II who will join the Human Resources Systems Team. You will be part of a team working to develop and support applications for fleet HR and Payroll. The ideal candidate will have the ability to quickly learn and understand business processes as well as vendor and in-house developed systems.

We welcome your interest in joining the Holland America Group - a division of Carnival Corp. The Holland America Group includes Holland America Line and Seabourn (both headquartered in Seattle, Washington), Princess Cruise Lines (headquartered in Santa Clarita, California), and P&O Australia (headquartered in Sydney). The Holland America Group operates a combined total of 41 cruise ships with over 36,000 employees worldwide. This position will be located in our Santa Clarita, CA offices.


  • Design responsive web pages for employee portals

  • Develop integrations to both internal and external systems

  • Create and consume web services

  • Employ sound database design principles and team coding standards in the design of databases

  • Speak the language of business users as well as IT-speak and translate between the two realms

  • Be comfortable gathering requirements when called upon

  • Plan and coordinate upgrades, enhancements, and deployments to 40+ vessel fleet as needed

  • Provide Tier 3 troubleshooting and support for your apps when required


  • 3+ years’ web programming experience on the Microsoft stack (C# w/ MVC, latest .NET Framework)

  • 3+ years’ SQL development experience

  • UI design experience

  • Experience programming and deploying code in a segregated DEV/UAT/PROD environment

  • Ability to identify and mitigate problems that pose a risk to project timelines

  • Experience in HTML5, web services, JavaScript, Bootstrap, jQuery, and CSS3

  • Ability to coordinate multiple deliverables with different priorities and timelines

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Must have a positive attitude and strong work ethic

  • Position requires candidate to work on-site

  • Able to comply with all company rules and regulations


  • Prior intranet and or CMS experience a plus

  • Work with Handlebars.js a plus


  • Time off benefits - 8 paid holidays, paid vacation, bonus vacation time and paid sick time

  • Travel - Cruise and Travel Privileges for you and your family

  • Health - Complete benefit plans including medical, dental, vision and flexible spending accounts

  • Wellness - Health and wellness programs include onsite exercise classes, onsite nutrition and lifestyle classes and discounted gym memberships

  • Education Assistance - up to 80% with a maximum of $3000 per year

  • 401(k) - Company match up to 6% of salary at 50% for the first 5 years and 100% thereafter

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan - up to a 15% discount off of FMV of CCL stock

  • Training - In-house Discover U courses on professional development

  • Rewards & Incentives - Employee Recognition and Reward Programs; rideshare, financial commuter incentives and free parking; special employee discounts for child care, banking services and retail stores

Next Steps…

Apply today and set sail on an exciting new career course! Our goal is to be the number one cruise and cruise-tour provider. To make that happen, we need qualified, top-notch team members. If you’re looking to get your talent noticed, apply today! Our application process is quick and easy:

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Princess Cruises is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.