I.T. Associates perform moderately complex professional work in technology-related disciplines. While areas of specialization vary, typically I.T. Associates work in areas such as development/programming, communications, technical support, or similar functions depending on the needs of the Information Technology area to which they report. Work tasks include resolving complex technology problems and serving as a technical resource. They have considerable latitude for independent initiative and judgment and may have supervisory responsibilities.
I.T. Associates should demonstrate mastery of one or more technology-related disciplines.
This job is in CUNY's Classified Civil Service. The full specification is available on our web site at
Guttman Community College is seeking an IT Associate, Level 1, in the Office of Information Services. Reporting to the Associate Director of Information Systems, the IT Associate will be part of a small, agile team whose mission is to provide efficient and high-quality applications in support of the college's mission. They will be expected to work as a team and independently on large and small projects.
The IT Associate will perform various programming and development tasks, including but not limited to:
Maintaining current custom applications
Developing new applications based on college needs
Gathering user requirements
Building interfaces between applications both vendor and custom
Building reports in SQL and other reporting tools
Running test cases
Troubleshooting and fixing bugs and tickets related to applications
Creating user and technical documentation
Provide user training on applications
The supported technologies of the college include but are not limited to:
RDMS: Microsoft SQL Server and MySQL
Programming Languages: C#, ASP.NET, PHP, HTML, CSS, XML
Tools: Visual Studio, SQL Management Studio
The IT Associate should demonstrate proven capability in the following:
Usage of Visual Studio, SQL Management Studio, Team Foundation Server
High School Diploma, G.E.D., or equivalent
An equivalent of seven years of experience post-high school that can be met by one of the following: seven years of full-time work experience in a computer or technology related position; an Associate's degree plus five years of full-time work experience in a computer or technology-related position; a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution plus three years of full-time work experience in a computer or technology-related position
Demonstrated English Language proficiency
A Motor Vehicle Driver's license, valid in New York State, may be required for some, but not all positions.
This job has three levels. To qualify for Levels 2 and 3, additional qualifications, such as education, experience, or certification relevant to the area of specialization are required.
CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.
HOW TO APPLY
Before applying, candidates are encouraged to visit the Guttman Community College website
(www.guttman.cuny.edu) to learn more about the new institution.
From our job posting system, select "Apply Now", create or log in to a user account, and provide the
requested information. If you are viewing this posting from outside our system, access the employment page on our web site and search for this vacancy using the Job ID (22160) or Title (IT Associate – Level 1).
Make sure to upload a cover letter and resume with the contact information of 3 professional references (as one document), by the closing date.
February 7, 2021
JOB SEARCH CATEGORY
CUNY Job Posting: Information Technology/Technical
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Internal Number: 22160
About Guttman Community College (CUNY)
The Stella and Charles Guttman Community College is the City University of New York’s newest community college in 40 years. As a very young institution, Guttman Community College requires flexibility and a broad range of skills and competencies from candidates in every position. Located in midtown Manhattan, Guttman was established with the goal of significantly improving student learning, retention and graduation, by rethinking community college education and practice. Guttman Community College is a federally-designated Hispanic Serving Institution with a culturally diverse student body drawn from across New York City. A majority of our students enroll directly out of high school. The College is committed to using a range of innovative approaches in order to achieve its goals and to improve student persistence and completion. The centerpiece of Guttman’s educational model is an integrated first-year core curriculum that builds the academic, linguistic and affective skills necessary for success in college and career. Additional features of the model include using New York City as a context for learning in and out of the classroom, the integration of academic and student support ser...vices, and the use of ePortfolios. Guttman currently offers five majors: business administration, information technology, human services, liberal arts and sciences, and urban studies, and will offer additional programs in the future. The College admitted its first cohort of 300 students in August 2012. At full capacity, Guttman will enroll 3,000 to 5,000 students. Before applying, candidates are strongly encouraged to visit the Stella and Charles Guttman Community College website (www.guttman.cuny.edu) to learn more about the new institution.