The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

Senior Software Developer/Analyst - Senior Software Developer Analyst

Hiring department Trecs
Monthly salary $5,166+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 18-02-26-01-9358
Job Status Open
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin - J. J. Pickle Research Campus (North Austin)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

None provided

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


Design, implement, maintain, and enhance computer-based information systems to ensure efficiency and to meet the business needs of Financial and Administrative Services.

Essential Functions

Perform complex systems analysis and programming tasks. Collaborate with others in an Agile environment to deliver effective software solutions. Determine business requirements and system objectives. Investigate available software configurations and capabilities. Make well-considered decisions and recommendations with ambiguous information. Communicate effectively with a variety of audiences. Provide operational support for Financial and Administrative Services business application systems and services, including monitoring systems, communicating with affected parties, and resolving bugs. Develop, maintain, and follow standards for quality assurance and testing all aspects of software including accuracy, features, security, usability, and accessibility. Provide input for the development of departmental standards, process improvements, and technical documentation. Teach formal or informal courses on programming or related technical topics.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned. May be required to work after hours and weekends as needed.

Required qualifications

Two years of experience developing and maintaining complex and diverse production applications using Python and/or Natural. Experience in systems analysis, design and programming. Experience in designing, implementing and testing complex software applications. Demonstrated ability to learn and apply new technologies. Demonstrated ability to analyze, test, and debug code. Demonstrated ability to work effectively, both independently and collaboratively, in a team-oriented environment. Strong written and verbal communication skills with both non-technical and technical users. Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines. Self-motivated and capable of managing shifting priorities and tasks.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree or higher. More than two years of production software development experience. Experience programming in both Natural and Python; experience using Django and PyPE; experience with Oracle databases. Experience developing and maintaining software applications at the University of Texas at Austin. Experience with agile software development processes.

Working conditions

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

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