The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Senior Software Developer/Analyst

Hiring department ITS Applications
Monthly salary $5,833+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 17-07-18-01-9358
Job Status Deleted
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. This position requires you to maintain internet service and a mobile phone with voice and data plans to be used when required for work.

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 DevOps team you will be required to support and maintain a variety of tools that support the development community on campus. The tool suite includes but is not limited to: Jenkins, GitHub, Jira, CheckMarx, SonarSource, JMeter.

Essential Functions

Adheres to best practices to deploy new technologies and applications with in-depth understanding of the subject matter. Establishes new practices. Ensure assigned services exhibit excellence in availability, security, and failure tolerance to the development community. Respond to service outages in a timely manner focusing on bringing service back on line within the prescribed SLA. Design, develop, and execute automated test for new product releases fixing defects as they are discovered. Adhere to Test Driven Development best practice. Engage the development community to ensure the DevOps product suite is continuously meeting the requirements of the developers. Take feedback and implement improvements as needed in assigned services. Define and lead process improvement efforts across the team, focusing on operational readiness, efficiency and quality.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

At least 5 years of software development experience utilizing industry standard development tools such as GitHub, Jenkins and Jira. Preferred programming experience in an object oriented language such as PHP, Python or Java. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree plus 5 years of software development experience. Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and debug applications deployed in Windows, Unix, Linux operating environments. Experience using Service Management tools such as ServiceNow or other ticketing tool. Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines successfully. Experience leading small technical teams in the successful delivery of IT projects. Strong written and verbal communication. Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously. Broad experience working in an ITIL aligned organization, specific knowledge of Problem Management and Change Management.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Occasional nights and weekends will be required in the event that service outages occur and for planned software maintenance.

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