Madison, WI
May 25, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 90841-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology, Web Design/Development

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 90841-AS

Working Title: Application Developer



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 26, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $55,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's degree required; preferably in information systems, computer science, or related field. Consideration will be given to candidates with a degree in another field who have relevant work experience.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

One or more years of database-driven web application development is required (Seven years required for appointment at the Senior level). Successful candidate must be technology agnostic and willing to work with:
- application development technologies such as ASP.NET, Perl, PHP, ClickCommerce, and PeopleSoft;
- integration technologies such as XML, JSON, and Web Services;
- relational databases such as Oracle and SQL Server;
- relevant web technologies including HTML, CSS, jQuery, and JavaScript.

Position Summary:

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education (OVCRGE), Information Technology (IT) is a service organization with an objective of supporting and advancing the graduate education and research missions of the university. OVCRGE - IT is responsible for many mission-critical systems, applications and administrative tools including the graduate student application for admission, student record and degree processing tools, conflict of interest reporting tools, applications supporting research funding, and the system for preparing, submitting, reviewing, and managing applications for research oversight (ARROW).

Join a team of developers and consultants who advance the research enterprise and graduate education at a world-class institution by applying creative technology-driven solutions to solve complex problems, increase efficiency, and enable innovation ultimately enhancing the global impact of UW-Madison.

Additional Information:

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education (OVCRGE) serves as the chief research officer and the principal advisor to the Chancellor and the Provost on research and graduate education. The OVCRGE provides oversight for the institution's broad research enterprise including a university-wide array of faculty and staff research programs with total annual expenditures of more than $1 billion, and promotes graduate education and research by enhancing funding support from internal and external agencies including the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF). The OVCRGE is responsible for an array of multidisciplinary research centers and institutes, research policy and compliance which includes conflict of interest, human subjects, animal welfare and responsible conduct of research and negotiation of industry contracts.

The OVCRGE is responsible for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate School. The Graduate School provides an instructional and research environment for approximately 9,000 graduate students in over 150 fields at the master's and doctoral levels, overseeing almost 200 programs, certificates, and minors stretching across virtually every school and college in the university. The Graduate School receives nearly 20,000 applications from all fifty states and 140 different countries of the world, and confers more than 750 Ph.D's and 1,800 master's degrees each year. The Graduate School works in concert with other campus units, faculty, and staff to provide guidance and resources that support over 800 postdoctoral researchers and scholars in their professional development. The Graduate School recognizes and values the diversity represented in the graduate student population in the broadest possible sense.

Opportunities for professional development, conferences, and additional training are provided.


Rachel Simonson
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

Please click "Apply Now" to begin the application process. Please submit a cover letter and resume highlighting your experience as it relates to this position, referencing PVL 90841.

Please note that OVCRGE is not able to provide sponsorship for this position.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.

Advertised: 24 May 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: 21 Jun 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time


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