Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Mobile Developer for the Office of Information Technology at Continuing Studies (ITaCS). This position reports to the Project Manager at the Office of Information Technology at Continuing Studies (ITaCS). The Mobile Developer works as a collaborative member of the Application Development Team (ADT) within ITaCS and with all other technical teams within the Division of Continuing Studies (DOCS), such as technical partners in T<, GRID, New Media and externally to DOCS within OIT. The Mobile Developer contributes to the maintenance, testing, coding, implementation, deployment and the development of websites, custom online and mobile applications. This position makes significant contributions to the direction of the Division of Continuing Studies web presence and for ITaCS internal departments.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Assists in and provides technical advice to the ADT lead on web projects.
Oversees document and version of all work using the version software GIT.
Works collaboratively with all members of the ITaCS and the T< development team to support user needs around custom applications built to streamline online learning initiatives, course registration and faculty course assignment.
Provides advice on content created, develop and deploy web hosting servers, maintains servers to ensure a healthy web infrastructure.
Assists in the deployment and configuration of new CMS servers, DNS settings, and mobile application deployments and updates/grades.
Develops new and enhance existing websites using the Sympony framework, Bootstrap 3 framework, Drupal 7 or 8 CMS Platforms along with other industry standard web platforms.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a bachelor's degree in computer science/information technology or related field; Or an equivalent combination of education and/or work experience.
A minimum of two years of programming experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Solid knowledge of current programming languages and methodologies.
Must be able to collaborate and communicate effectively with all levels of university faculty, staff, and administration.
Experience in supporting Drupal 7/8 backend environments or other CMS, including module/plugin development, Drupal responsive theme development and installation.
Knowledge of mobile development on the iOS and Android platform.
Preference will be given to candidates with the following areas of experience: XML, JSON, Laravel, Symphony framework, Bootstrap 3, GIT.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Posting Number: 18ST3897
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 80648
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.