Application Developer/Designer 53173

Tallahassee, FL
Sep 02, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 42320

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 01/01/9999


Information Technology Services


Primary consultant for the Student Information Systems group concerning the use of information technology as relates to student systems. In conjunction with the business analysis team, this position designs, analyses, develops, deploys, installs, modifies, and supports systems that enhance productivity within FSU departments. This includes gathering requirements from users and developing specifications to support new and existing applications. Gathers requirements from users, creates specifications, and develops and writes code to support new and existing applications. Encodes, tests, debugs, and installs applications.
Works with the business analysis section and project management teams to establish project plans and provide technical analysis of proposed solutions. Analyses usage trends and develops pertinent standards and guidelines.
Learns and evaluates new technologies, both individually and in collaboration with peers to enhance delivery of services. Identifies current and future needs to ensure that applications support the departmental missions.
Other support services as required, such as assisting with user acceptance testing, etc.


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, or other appropriate degree and two years experience or a combination of appropriate post high school education and experience equal to ten years.
Ability to document existing and new processes.
Ability to prioritize and organize work assignments.
Ability to utilize problem solving skills.
Ability to utilize technical skills.
Knowledge of and ability to interpret and apply related federal, state, and local laws, ordinances, rules and regulations.
Knowledge of and the ability to interpret and apply related University policies, procedures, principles, and practices.
Knowledge of standard programming languages, concepts, practices, and procedures within the technology field.
Knowledge of applicable computer software and operating systems.
Experience writing in Java programming language.
Experience with web programming.
Experience with writing SQL.


Prefer experience with GWT.
Prefer experience with HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript.
Prefer experience with Bootstrap.
Prefer experience with Git Source Control.

Pay Plan

This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.


If not otherwise specified, schedule is M-F, 8-5.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

How To Apply

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Open until filled

This position is being advertised as open until filled.

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