The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

Software Developer/Analyst

Hiring department Applied Research Lab
Monthly salary $4,750 - $4,973+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Flexible from 700AM to 600PM
Posting number 18-05-08-01-9359
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

Ideal candidates will be problem solvers with a passion for resolving technical challenges within complex systems through strong programming, business analysis, and interpersonal communication skills. Interested developers should have dynamic skill sets with an eagerness to learn new tech while balancing multiple priorities and supporting a work/life balance.

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.

Note: The following additional materials are also required for consideration: Transcript. References must be former employers. Instructions for submission of these materials will be provided at the time the online application has been completed.

Additional Information

Purpose

Analyze, design, develop, implement and maintain applications developed for the staff within Applied Research Laboratories.

Essential Functions

Develop, debug, document, maintain, and enhance internally developed end user applications as defined and assigned. Provide end user training, documentation and support for applications developed/supported. Verify, validate, and test code changes using approved workstation configurations. Consult with departmental personnel for requirements for new development/refinement and problem definition as necessary. Research and resolve problems with browsers, desktops, application servers and database servers and related software. Maintain a detailed work log and revision notes.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree and demonstrated experience in systems design, analysis and hands-on programming, or high school graduation or GED, and four years of such experience. One year of programming experience. Demonstrated knowledge of design, development and testing of data entry systems, and reports within the last three years. Demonstrated ability to work independently and with sensitive and confidential information, maintain a professional demeanor, work as a team member without daily supervision, and effectively communicate with diverse groups of clients. Ability to work several overlapping projects over a short period of time. Ability to work under pressure and accept supervision. Regular and punctual attendance. U.S. Citizen. Subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information at the level appropriate to the project requirements of the position.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in computer science, management information systems or related field. Additional experience in required areas. Experience with development and testing of end user applications (data entry forms and reports) for a multi-browser environment. Experience using Oracle Developer Suite for application development. Two or more years of experience programming in SQL including writing database functions, procedures, and packages. Two or more years of experience developing applications and web pages using HTML5, PHP/Python/Ruby, JavaScript, and/or Java. Experience developing reports using Information Builders' WebFOCUS software. Experience working in a UNIX or Linux environment. Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Some weekend, evening and holiday work. Frequent use of manuals and books. May work in shared, windowless office space. Possible intrastate/interstate travel.

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