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Information Technology Specialist, Applications

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Employee Type CS-Classified Staff University Title Information Technology Specialist 2 Working Title Information Technology Specialist, Applications College/Area Information Technology Department Enterprise Systems Department Link

Enterprise Systems

Position Number 39130 Hiring Unit Enterprise Systems Group Work Location Pullman Zip Code 99163 This position is in a Bargaining Unit No Summary of Duties

Under general supervision, this position has responsibility for testing, documenting, debugging, implementing, and maintaining .Net Applications as part of the ongoing support of business systems at WSU. This position develops business expertise in several of the following functional areas: Human Resources, Accounting, Payroll, E-commerce, Student systems, and various integrations in support of enterprise level systems and end users. Performs standard consulting, analysis, programming, development, configuration, maintenance, installation and/or technical support.
Follows established work methods and procedures to complete tasks on .Net web applications, Java web applications, support products, or pieces of larger systems or programs.

Performs standard tasks such as consulting with customers to identify and analyze technology needs and problems; responding to and resolving trouble reports from users; building and updating system tables and configurations; analyzing problems for parts of applications and solving problems with some assistance; supporting and enhancing existing applications in compliance with specifications and standards; conducting unit, system, or usability testing; writing specifications and developing reports; developing and conducting system training for users; serving as part of a problem solving team addressing more complex issues.

This position also performs tasks such as assisting in designing and testing new architectures; implementing complex process flows with MuleSoft; assisting senior staff by performing directed research and analysis of tools and technologies; and enhancing the knowledge base by adding to and creating new content on the development wiki.

Additional Information

View the Benefits overview for information regarding competitive benefits available.

Appointment Status Permanent Job Appointment (FTE%)


Position Term in Months 12 Monthly Salary $4,065.00 Position Qualifications

Required Qualifications

Three years of information technology experience; OR equivalent education/experience.

Additional Requirements Preferred Qualifications

- Bachelor’s degree in computer science, MIS or related field.
- Experience developing web sites with HTML, CSS, and Javascript.
- Experience with web services, either SOAP or REST.
- Experience with SQL.
- Experience with Java and Java IDEs.
- Experience with .NET and Visual Studio.
- Effective interpersonal skills.
- Demonstrated ability to collaborate successfully with a wide variety of people.
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
- Successful work experience in higher education.

Will this position require a background check? This position has been designated by the department to require a background check Posting Detail Information

Open Date 12/17/2018 Close Date 01/01/2019 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must attach the following documents to their online application: 1) resume and 2) cover letter. Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets all required qualifications and additional requirements. Applicants are required to include contact information for at least three (3) professional references in the application.

EEO Statement

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or [email protected]

Posting Number 20134865P Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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    1. * The classification requirements for this position are three (3) years of information technology experience; OR equivalent education/experience. Do you meet these classification requirements?
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    Job No:
    Posted: 12/29/2018
    Application Due: 2/4/2019
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