Senior Software Engineer

Job description

Working Title: Senior Software Engineer

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: Department of Psychiatric Medicine

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 09-28-2018

Posting Summary:
The University of Virginia's Behavioral Health & Technology group ( in the School of Medicine's Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences is seeking a creative Senior Software Engineer to lead efforts in developing and maintaining web-based applications for a growing number of medical and behavioral health conditions. This position will function as a program developer for web-based programs with responsibilities overseeing the planning, design, programming and implementation of these programs. We are seeking an experienced software engineer to help build the next generation of "Internet interventions."

The position requires a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Programming or other related field. The Successful candidate must have a minimum of five years of web application development experience, specifically coding on Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and MySQL/PostgreSQL. Skills obtained during coursework are considered in lieu of work experience.

This position is restricted and is contingent upon the continuation of funding.

This position will remain open to applications until filled.
To apply for this position, please visit and search on posting #0624153 or visit: . Complete an Application online, attach a cover letter, resume/CV, and contact information for three references.

For information related to this posting, please contact Dr. Lee Ritterband at [email protected]

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1. Ability to create and manage web applications
2. Ability to design and build web user interfaces
3. Ability to create and manage databases and reports
4. Ability to perform basic linux server set-up, configuration, and management
5. Ability to use git for software version control
6. Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems
7. Ability to work accurately with attention to detail.

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Posted: 11/28/2018
Application Due: 1/4/2019
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