Web Programmer/Analyst 4524BR ITS Application Development Finance & Administration
Professional Area: Employment Category: Fulltime Staff Job Function:Wage Band: 120A
Department/College Description EWA is responsible for the usability, design, development and support of RIT's Enterprise applications that provide web and mobile access to student information, eCommerce, and other key functions. In addition, EWA manages the web hosting environment for the RIT Campus, including centralized support for content management tools and the development of F&A web sites and applications.
Detailed Job Description
Establish and maintain strategic relationships with various business partners. Meet with partners, as necessary, to gather and/or clarify requirements associated with an assigned task. Develop appropriate documentation of analysis requirements, design specifications, test scripts, etc. Work with development team to define appropriate technical solution and, when necessary, coordinate implementation of solution. Leverage development experience when necessary. Test and implement new application components, such as reports, batch processes, data extract programs, data import programs, and general enhancements for institute-wide web applications and related application environments. Provide both technical and functional troubleshooting of software bugs and performance issues related to business partner applications. Follow department policies on the project management and software development lifecycle, source code control, and change management. Interface directly with end users, developers and other IT staff. Work effectively as a team member and individually
Please note-there are currently two positions available.
Required Minimum Qualifications
3-5 Years Experience:
Design and development experience with proven success in a variety of technical projects
Practical experience with the successful configuration, implementation, and maintenance of web-based applications is required
Software development (Drupal/Java) and configuration management methodologies
Prevalent relational database systems in an information systems environment
1-2 Years Experience with mobile software development (native and/or responsive web) technologies
Work directly with end users to identify and document functional requirements
Translate end-user requirements into effective systems designs
Practical experience with the configuration, implementation, and maintenance of web-based applications
Coordinate activities and facilitate meetings with business partners, technical staff, and/or customers
Analyze complex business problems and evaluate the functional and technical impact of potential solutions
Present complex technical concepts to partners, staff, and customers in meaningful and effective manners
Assume a key contact/leadership role for assigned functional area(s
Coach and mentor less-experienced staff members both technically and functionally
Learn new technical, functional, and business concepts and adapt to new environments is required
Achieve most objectives with general direction and minimal managerial guidance
Experience with formal software development lifecycle methodologies
Development experience interfacing to relational databases
Excellent analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills
Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
Responsible for understanding and following information security best practices, university policies, and information security standards impacting this role including use of any tools, technologies, services, and processes required to protect the universitys information assets.
Work collaboratively to identify, communicate, and where appropriate, manage or remediate risks and information security vulnerabilities.
Practical experience with portal applications and technologies
Automated testing, SVN/GIT
Object-oriented design and development
Experience with J2EE principles
Previous work experience in an academic environment
Experience with agile software develop lifecycle methodologies
Experience with Java
Knowledge and/or experience with J2EE application servers
Knowledge and experience in applications development using Java IDE tools
Knowledge of or experience with JSON, XML, Web Services, and Stylesheets
Knowledge of or experience with PHP, Drupal, Python, Angular, jQuery, Spring
Knowledge of or experience with Oracle, SQLServer, and/or MySQL database
Required Application Documents Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae or Resume
How to Apply In order to be considered for this position, you must apply for it at: http://careers.rit.edu/staff. Click the link for search openings and in the keyword search field, enter the title of the position or the BR number. The direct link to this posting can be found here: https://sjobs.brassring.com/
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