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This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is for the Brown School Office of Information Technology. The position is located at Hillman Hall. This position is for the Danforth Campus. There will be some activities that require trips to other university offices and offsite locations.
Under minimal supervision, provide cost-effective information technology solutions by creating new, modifying, and supporting existing software applications that are moderately complex.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Application lifecycle activities, including:
Code, monitor, maintain, test, and debug software applications
Follow established change management processes
Facilitate code reviews
Make recommendations for hardware/software solutions
Create, document, schedule, and support operational activities
Evaluate and implement external services and software
Troubleshoot software bugs and provide fixes
Provide off hours support, as needed
Work flow study and analysis
Document existing processes as they relate to information technology solutions
Participate in committees and working groups for shared university resources to ensure effective adoption for application development and other Brown School IT needs
Provide excellent customer service
Adhere to departmental standards
Act as a source of direction, training, and guidance for less experienced staff
Perform other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline such as computer science, plus two years of relevant application development experience, or equivalent combination of education & experience.
Experience and demonstrated expertise in:
SharePoint development and management
Full Stack Microsoft Development
Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline
Five years of relevant technology experience
Prior experience in a higher education technology environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated aptitude to quickly and effectively adapt to technologies outside of current experience
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Ability to learn quickly and adapt to new circumstances
Ability to work extra hours and recognize the need to do so
Ability to adjust to change and demands on time
Ability to acquire technical skills quickly from standardized training and online information, in addition to hands on work with team members
Experience with the full software development lifecycle
Experience working directly with non-technical users
The hiring range for this position is $60,801 - $79,092 annually.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
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