Systems Programmer/Developer I

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LogoPosting NumberTMP02356PO19Classification TitleSystems Programmer/Developer IAdvertised TitleSystems Programmer/Developer ICampusColumbiaCollege/DivisionDivision of Administration and FinanceDepartmentDAF Finance Systems Salary$15.79 per hourLocation of VacancyPart/Full TimeFull TimeHours per Week40Work Schedule

This is a temporary (hourly) role. Expected work hours are full-time, Mon-Fri, 8 am-5 pm, with occasional overtime as needed.

Job Search CategoryInformation Technology About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Benefits for Temporary Positions

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers temporary employees expected to work at least 30 hours per week health and life insurance, flexible spending accounts and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the benefits section on the Applicant Portal.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

The entry developer position will assist in the development needs for Finance IT. Position will supplement current development and be assigned special tasks and projects. Activities would include: requirements gathering, documentation, design, coding and testing. A majority of the development work is expected to be in PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery. As Finance IT supports a number of offices, applicant may be scheduled with meetings at various buildings across Columbia campus.

A successful applicant must be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment with limited supervision. Being an entry level position, candidate must be eager to learn. Current IT staff will train and pass along their knowledge into various IT skills.


A high school diploma and work experience in the modification and maintenance of system programs, the design and development of system software, or the testing and debugging of system software. An associate degree or a bachelor’s degree in a related field may be substituted for the required work experience.
Experience in HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, jQuery. Ability to write code while communicating in a clear and concise manner.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies1Desired Start Date10/07/2019Proposed End DateJob Open Date09/20/2019Job Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicant

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

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The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

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Hazardous weather categoryNon-EssentialSafety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDLNoSupplemental Questions

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      Posted: 9/22/2019
      Application Due: 10/30/2019
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