Web Application Programmer

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Vacancy TypeEHRA Non-FacultyIs Internal Transfer OnlyNoWorking TitleWeb Application ProgrammerSalary RangeAnticipated Hiring Range$65,000 - $75,000Position Number00062043Work Schedule8 am to 5 pm Monday-FridayFull Time Equivalent (FTE)1.00Department514001 - Outreach, Comm & ConsultingDepartmentOutreach, Comm & ConsultingJob City & StateRaleigh, North CarolinaPrimary Function of Organizational Unit

Outreach, Communications and Consulting (OCC) coordinates a wide range of activities and provides training, consulting, web and application development, media production and information services to enhance the use of technologies at NC State. This unit acts as a liaison to foster engagement and open communications between OIT and the NC State community it serves. To find out more about our department, visit: https://oit.ncsu.edu/about/units/occ/

Essential Job Duties

The primary purpose of this position is to develop and maintain Office of Information Technology’s PHP web applications and associated database and web infrastructure including intergration with Google Cloud Platform and ServiceNow. These include PHP applications like Web Registry, Go Links, BillBoard CE, Committee on Committees, Gideon, Kiosque, Mobile API, OT website, NCSU Mobile web site, NC State Dining iPad web app, OCC Sports Score and On Campus Mobile Wolf Alerts middleware, Firebase messaging, and the NC State Dining API.

The position serves as a gatekeeper and facilitator for the campus Web Developers group by scheduling and coordinating presentations and Friday co-working days open to all campus developers. The position also provides metrics for all projects by compiling, testing, providing feedback and managing statistics from Google Analytics and Splunk for web apps created by OIT OCC.

  • Create, maintain, and document web and mobile applications and RESTful web APIs.
  • Consult with campus community for web applications, web APIs, and other programming areas as required.
  • Support other OIT outreach, training, and consulting as required.
Other Work/Responsibilities
  • Documentation and training on applications created in this role as required.
  • Support of ServiceNow integrations and campus configuration management integration and reporting as needed.
  • Research and development of new technologies for improvement of unit applications.
Minimum Education/Experience

4 year degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Programming, or related discipline.

Departmental Required Skills

Object-oriented PHP programing and design patterns including common web Frameworks like Laravel, JavaScript and related frameworks, MVC pattern, Python, HTML5, CSS, Google Cloud Platform environment and APIs, MySQL database query, and Apache htaccess configuration.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Experience with Zend Framework, Java, XML, and Python. Working knowledge of ServiceNow development, ServiceNow REST API, integration of mobile apps and web APIs.

Required License or Certification


Special Instructions

Code Samples are requested for all applicants and must be submitted under “Other Document 1”.

Job Open Date07/09/2019Anticipated Closing DateIs this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?NoProposed Hire Date08/21/2019AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree equivalency verified at www.wes.org or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. How did you learn of this opportunity?
    • NCSU Website
    • NCSU Executive Search Services
    • Monster.com
    • CareerBuilder.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
    • Job / Career Fair
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Journal
    • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
    • Professional Organization
    • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
    • NCSU Employee Referral
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
    • Other
  2. If you selected "Other" for the previous question, please provide the source you learned about this opportunity from.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please briefly describe your experience working in a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) environment.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Please describe your experience and level of proficiency with PHP.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * How many years of professional experience with PHP do you have?
    • No professional experience with PHP
    • 0-1 year
    • 1-3 years
    • 3-5 years
    • 5-10 years
    • 10+ years
  6. * Do you have an understanding of application-programming interfaces (API's) and experience using Google API's such as Google Visualization, Sheets, Directory, etc? If so, please describe your experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

Application Materials RequiredRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Other Document (1)
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Letter of Recommendation 1
  4. Letter of Recommendation 2
  5. Letter of Recommendation 3
  6. Curriculum Vitae




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Posted: 10/12/2019
Application Due: 10/17/2019
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