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UW-IT is the central IT organization for the University of Washington, providing technology solutions to all three campuses, UW medical centers and global research operations. UW-IT collaborates with University partners to advance teaching, learning, innovation and discovery at the UW. UW-IT is currently looking for a Integrations Engineer who will support the UW-IT work on Finance Transformation, the University’s large-scale project to modernize its finance operations, business systems and processes. The position is a role in the newly established UW-IT FT program (ITF).
The Integrations Engineer will have responsibility to contribute toward implementation of a large development effort with the new Finance system – Workday's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) system. A disperse set of systems that will need to be updated to handle and address the changing needs of the finance process across the University of Washington. This position will work closely with business and technical teams to ensure that correct functionality is developed and allows the university to continue financial operations. This position will need to translate Finance requirements into Workday functionality. This engineer will develop solutions using a standard quality driven approach. The position will escalate gaps or trade-offs in designs across technical and non-technical audiences using effective communication skills. The Integrations Engineer will participate in recommending the most effective and efficient solution design over the course of the project implementation. This position also collaborates with peers and others to improve practices, processes, and tools for development, testing, and versioning, continuous integration, automated release and deployment of service changes, and operations and monitoring.
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, information science, or a related field
Four years of experience performing progressively more complex and responsible tasks involving development and support of enterprise applications and services
Experienced .NET developer with recent experience developing Web APIs
Experience in cloud application design. Amazon Web Services (AWS) Preferred
Recent experience integrating Web applications and services with middleware services
Experience with code versioning, branching, and release methodologies (GitHub, GIT)
Proficient in all aspects of the software development life cycle, including DevOps expertise
Able to quickly learn and apply new technologies and skills
Strong acumen for software testing and documentation; commitment to quality
Customer service mindset with a drive to provide exceptional solutions
Understanding of secure design and coding practices
Strong written/oral communication and interpersonal skills and personal interaction ability
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Excellent problem-solving skills; able to design creative and pragmatic solutions
An effective team player who enjoys collaboration
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.
Experience with Infrastructure as Code technologies (Terraform preferred)
Experience in Higher Education, preferably at a major research (R1) university
Experience with open source development projects
Experience with Agile development practices, including test-driven development
Experience designing and building REST Web services
Experience with NoSQL datastores (ElasticSearch preferred)
Experience with SQL and query design
Experience implementing data access and application security policies
Familiar with software architecture patterns (e.g. MVC)
Experience with caching and load-balancing
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
Work in an open office environment. This position involves responsibilities and occasional situations where work outside of standard business hours is required to respond to incidents or to meet critical deadlines.
Work in an open office environment.
This position on the Finance Transformation Project is temporarily funded; continued employment is contingent on ongoing funding and performance.
This position is eligible for flexible remote work upon approval.
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