Solutions Engineer - Programmer

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Solutions Engineer - Programmer

Tracking Code698-674 Job Description

New or recent college graduates are encouraged to apply

The Solutions Engineer will work individually or as part of a team to analyze challenges, develop solutions, and implement the chosen solutions. He/She will be required to work with other developers as well as with various constituents both inside the department and in the greater university community.

  • Discover new technology, learn their benefits and uses, and develop ways to take advantage of them to create software solutions for the University.
  • Using established standards and programming principles, design, write, debug, install, and/or maintain specified software individually and/or as a member or leader of a project team.
  • As assigned, consult with Deans, Directors, Department Chairs, and other University officials regarding their needs for software solutions.
  • Perform software maintenance and system administrative tasks to support existing solutions and systems.
  • Create and document standards and procedures to allow for a coherent and sustainable operational environment.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • At least four years of programming experience. (e.g., PHP, C++, Javascript)
  • At least four years of relation database development experience. (e.g., MySQL, MSSQL)
  • At least two years of web development experience (HTML, CSS)
  • Possess proven human relation skills.
  • Analytical mind and excellent diagnostic abilities.
  • Ability to apply knowledge and experience to new and challenging situations.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • A bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field is preferable but not required with the appropriate real world experience.'

Successful applicants will demonstrate a commitment to cultural diversity and the ability to work with individuals or groups from diverse backgrounds.

Employment at Valparaiso University will require a criminal background check.

To be considered for this position you must upload:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • List of 3 professional references
  • Answer all the application questions

Please address cover letter to:

James Crowley
Director of Data Architecture
Valparaiso University
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Job Location Valparaiso, Indiana, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular




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Posted: 9/19/2020
Application Due: 11/10/2020
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