Applications Developer Sr 0174367

Atlanta, Georgia
Feb 22, 2017
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Applications Developer Sr – 0174367

Job Purpose: Perform advanced level system analysis, definition and design activities usually of a complex nature. Maintains existing applications.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Analyze user requirements, determine technical level of effort required and prepare technical design and specifications.
  • Develop, test and implement technical solutions. Prepare application test plans and conduct unit, integration and system testing.
  • Analyze, modify and maintain existing applications.
  • Prepare technical, operational and user related documentation in support of applications.
  • Provide technical support to functional users, determining and solving systems and programming issues.
  • Assist in conducting informal and formal end user training.
  • Advise on and review work of other analysts as needed.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Education: Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related field
  • Work Experience: Four to five years job related experience
  • Certifications: N/A
  • Skills: This job requires advanced knowledge and skills in application of query language, web development tools, procedural development tools, relational databases, structured programming and understanding of the software development life cycle.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Preferred Education: N/A
  • Preferred Work Experience: Experience in a higher education setting; Experience with software development lifecycle; Experience with responsive design and project management; Experience in and working knowledge of building website information architectures, and managing websites using content management systems (Drupal, WordPress, etc.); Experience with databases such as MySQL or Oracle; Experience with UNIX terminal, SSH, and Apache configurations; Experience with Drupal; Experience with RedHat Linux; Experience with open source projects; Extensive experience with PHP and JavaScript
  • Preferred Certifications: Valid driver's license
  • Preferred Skills: Knowledge of application security methodologies and service-oriented architecture; Understanding of usability guidelines and accessibility compliance (Section 508); Familiarity with LAMP stack; Knowledge of standards-based XHTML and CSS coding

Additional Information: Successful candidate must be able to pass a background check which will include a motor vehicle records check. To obtain Georgia Tech’s background check policy, please visit:

The incumbent may drive a university vehicle.

This position may be exposed to working near electrical circuits and requires handling of objects up to 25 pounds and some standing and walking.

The successful candidate should have excellent verbal/written communication skills, strong service orientation, and the ability to work well with other professionals in providing technical solutions in an advanced computing environment.  

Impact & Influence: This position will interact on a consistent basis with: Other software developers and analysts, project managers, database administrators, customers and department management. This position typically will advise and counsel: Other software developers and analysts, project managers, database administrators, customers and department management. This position will supervise: N/A.

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit an application and résumé at: Please search for requisition number 0174367 or by title Applications Developer Sr

Georgia Institute of Technology is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.