Open Source web developer to join a team of developers designing and programming web-based database applications for the Division of Residential and Hospitality Services.
Duties include maintaining and enhancing existing applications; creating interfaces and add-on applications for existing software; and development of new applications. The applicant will work with the team to determine client’s business processes and application requirements, create user interface design and functional design, design tests, create applications that meet requirements and pass tests, and aid in training and deployment.
MSU Information Technology provides the primary leadership for strategic, financial, and policy initiatives affecting information technology (IT) across MSU. MSU IT offers technology resources that support MSU’s mission of providing education, conducting research, and advancing engagement.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge equivalent to completing a four-year college degree program in computer science, information systems, or related information technology field; one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in web development and design; proficiency with database application development using SQL; experience with a web development language such as PHP or Perl; proficiency with Unix/Linux operating systems; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
The ideal candidate will have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team, to interact with clients to design and build web applications; experience with all phases of the software development process, from design through implementation; familiarity with formal project management processes, test driven development, Agile development concepts, and strong verbal and written communication skills.
Required Application Materials
Resume and cover letter
Please provide 3 references
Bidding eligibility ends on 11/5/2019 at 11:55 PM
Internal Number: 619012
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