The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Senior Software Engineer

Hiring department ITS
Monthly salary $5,416+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 12-11-15-01-9368
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


This position is responsible for developing and maintaining software and systems to support Networking and Telecommunications services.

Essential Functions

Develop and maintain software to integrate campus building security systems with University business processes. Administer servers and applications related to the operations of the campus building security systems. Define software development environment and processes for applications supporting the campus security systems and other Networking and Telecommunications services. Monitor servers and services and take proactive measures to ensure systems are functioning correctly. Administer server operating systems, network configurations, and security configurations. Participation in 24x7 on-call rotation for server and application support.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

At least 3 years of current or recent professional experience in software development. Experience developing middle-ware to integrate two or more independent systems. Working knowledge of server and systems administration on Windows and Linux platforms. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in computer science, electrical and computer engineering, or equivalent work experience in relevant technology. Experience developing software in Windows and Linux. Experience working with systems integration of servers and services into an Active Directory environment. Experience administering servers in a virtualized environment using VMware ESXi. Experience designing and coding interactive user interfaces. Experience installing and configuring services (e.g. web, databases, remote access, etc.) on Windows and Linux platforms. Experience with building security systems.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Work performed on current multiple projects under pressure of rigid deadlines or time limitations. May require occasional extended work hours or on-call obligations.

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