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Reference Number 40-29189 Posted Job Title APPLICATION DEVELOPER SR School Name Perelman School of Medicine Org DE-Dermatology Posted to the Web 08/22/2018 Posted Job/Salary Grade D Employment Type Exempt Hours N/A Position Type Full Time Position Schedule 8:00am-5:00pm Months 12 Position Length Ongoing Position End Date University Overview

The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.

Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.

The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.

School/Center Overview

Founded in 1971, The Annenberg Center is both a destination and a resource that connects and engages artists, audiences, the University of Pennsylvania, and the regional community through shared experiences in high quality performing arts. The Venue consist of four theaters and is the nation’s foremost urban performing arts centers on a major university campus. Annual programming includes: dramatic touring theatre, jazz, world music, culturally-specific programming, dance and local Philadelphia artists. The Annenberg Center offers programming year round.


Responsible for the design, development, and maintenance of Department systems and applications that support department Academic and Research initiatives. Such projects include recruitment and orientation for Residents program, faculty education and training reporting, T32 and SBDRC grant funded systems and associated reporting. Responsible for Department websites and integrating cross platform University and Health System applications. Lead planning, design and development efforts for projects, working closely with Vice Chairs, Associate Program Director, and Senior Leadership Team. Coordinate technology needs and support with appropriate University, UPHS, and Department resources.

Design, code, and support department applications, Intra/Internet web sites and related systems. Demonstrated mastery of a variety of diverse software development technologies and processes. (PHP, React JS, jQuery, JSON, MySQL, MSSQL, Oracle, Stored Procedures, C#, C++, ASP.NET MVC, Webforms, Visual Studio, Xamarin, WordPress). Lead and manage projects using Software Development Life Cycle methods and reporting processes. Utilizing strong communication skills, will translate complex technical concepts and practices to audiences with varying levels of IT knowledge. Develop detailed project specifications for highly trained and experienced colleagues, based on user needs and expected outcomes.

Planning, design, coordination, estimating, implementing end user/customer specifications following SDLC processes.

For web, smartphone, tablet devices

HIPAA, PennMedicine, Department

Google Analytics, SQL and Oracle database query, data summation

Wiki, end user, system design

Narrative, written/oral, MS PowerPoint, MS Project. Will lead project discussions with Faculty, staff, and Senior Leadership.


The minimum of a BS in Information Technology and 3 to 5 years of applicable experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, required. MS in Information Technology strongly preferred .
REQUIRED: PHP, React JS, jQuery, JSON, MySQL, MSSQL, Oracle, Stored Procedures, C#, C++, ASP.NET MVC, Webforms, Visual Studio, Xamarin.
Skilled in developing Wordpress sites, including informational and order entry systems.
Experienced using source code version control
Complex database design and optimization.
Code optimization techniques
SCRUM framework for software development/Agile software development life cycle process.
Implementing and tracking SEO, Google Analytics

Affirmative Action Statement

Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

Special Requirements Quick Link Posting Supplemental Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • [email protected]
    • Contacted by a Penn Recruiter
    • Referred by a Penn Employee
    • Referred by a friend or family member
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Other Internet Advertisement
    • Linkedin
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    • Other Social Media Site
    • Professional Affiliation/Trade Website
    • Diversity Association/Publication Website
    • Heard about it at a conference or career fair
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    • Recruitment and/or staffing agency
  2. * What is your highest level of education completed?
    • Less than high school education
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Vocational or Technical School
    • Associate's Degree or Two Year College
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • PHD/MD/JD or equivalent doctoral degree
  3. * How many years of experience do you have related to this position?
    • 0 to 1 Year
    • 1 to 2 Years
    • 2 to 3 Years
    • 3 to 5 Years
    • 5 to 7 Years
    • 7 to 10 Years
    • Over 10 Years
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter




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Posted: 1/10/2019
Application Due: 3/29/2019
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