University of North Texas - Programmer I

Feb 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The IT Shared Services Department at the University of North Texas System is seeking to hire a Programmer I to join our team. The Programmer I position performs entry-level to routine (journey-level) computer programming work, responsible for design, development, testing, and documentation of enterprise information systems, as well as troubleshooting production problems, responding to problem tickets submitted by functional users, and updating the problem tracking system, as appropriate. Works under direct supervision, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:* Develop, update, and maintain computer programs or software processes to meet specific requirements such as tracking inventory, storing or retrieving data, or interfacing between systems.* Code, analyze, review, and rewrite programs, applying knowledge of system capabilities, subject matter, and logic.* Perform revision, repair, or expansion of existing programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements.* Consult with managerial and technical personnel to clarify program intent, identify problems, and suggest changes.* Compile and write documentation of program development and subsequent revisions, inserting comments in the coded instructions so others can understand the program.* Conduct test runs of programs and software applications to be sure they will produce the desired information and create detailed test plans to aid user testing.The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing. The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree with coursework in computing or information systems and two years of related computing or programming work experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the needed knowledge, skills, and abilities.