The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

This posting is Closed

Software Developer/Analyst

Hiring department ITS Applications
Monthly salary $4,000 - $4,166+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-07-23-01-9359
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


As a member of the ITS Applications Web and Contract Services Team, individual will support the UT Austin community in administration and support of software services by providing appropriate technical solutions and documentation. Applies campus security and accessibility standards to all work efforts.

Essential Functions

Administer and maintain enterprise web-based services, applications, and developer tools. Troubleshoot and provide problem resolution to peers and users on the use of web applications and web publishing technologies. Research, analyze, and deploy services or tools targeted to support and improve the web publishing infrastructure. Create and maintain end-user and services documentation. Assist in the design, implementation, and maintenance of the web publishing infrastructure. Sustain and improve application and software processes to ensure all products exhibit excellence in robustness, availability, security, and data integrity. Ensure compliance with applicable policies on the UT Austin website usage, security, accessibility, and web standards. Keep current with web technologies, languages, development standards and trends.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Demonstrated ability to analyze, debug, and test complex code typically acquired with two years of experience in Unix system administration or programming Unix shell scripts and one year of systems design, analysis and programming or developing web based applications. Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously. One year of customer support experience, including communicating across multiple areas and departments. One year experience with MySQL or Oracle databases. Demonstrated self-starter. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, in both written and verbal forms. Excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and PHP. Experience conducting independent research and problem solving. Experience providing training for technical and non-technical users. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field. Two or more years of experience in customer support in a Higher Education environment. Two or more years of experience of Unix system administration on a shared Web hosting environment. Experience creating and maintaining end-user or systems-maintenance documentation, preferably the on the Confluence wiki platform. Experience supporting customers using Content Management Systems (e.g., Drupal, WordPress, etc.). Experience providing customer support via FootPrints, the university?s customer support ticketing system. Two or more years? experience programming in PHP. One or more years' experience programming in Perl or Python. Experience with automating the provisioning, configuration and management of systems and applications. Experience with one or more of the following: Google Analytics, Zenoss, Splunk. Experience with one or more of the following: Jenkins, Puppet, Fabric.

Working conditions

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

Return to top of page