Business & Technology Applications Technician

Job description

Posting Number:


Internal Recruitment:


Working Title:

Business & Technology Applications Technician

Anticipated Hiring Range:

$49,000 - $52,000

Work Schedule:

M-F, 8AM-5PM, some weekends, evening work

Job Location:

Raleigh NC

About the Department:

Founded in 1966, the Center of Urban Affairs and Community Services (CUACS) extends the social, economic, and educational research capabilities of NC State University to governmental and community agencies. The Center operates under a mandate to provide research and technical assistance to state and local government as well as to the faculty and staff of NC State. CUACS collaborates in areas of mutual interest with state agencies to support issues of high priority.

Essential Job Duties:

Provide web application development and scripting work, debugging, and extensions to large scale web applications. Work includes expert technical operation support (help desk), web and database server management, process automation, application management, testing with a variety of client equipment and browsers and online data collection formats, and training to program staff and clients. Produce detailed documentation on system designs and operations. Some visual design and work with rich media delivery is required.

Other Responsibilities:

Use and management of computer applications including relational database management systems and application management. Plan, organize, schedule and produce products within tight timelines.

Minimum Experience/Education:

Associate’s Degree in Computer Programming; or Bachelor’s Degree with nine credit hours in programming; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Other Required Qualifications:

Must have knowledge and skill programming with PHP, HTML and CSS. Must have worked with Moodle software. Have 1+ years of related work experience in the required skills. Must have knowledge and ability to quickly and effectively create and modify web based applications that utilize JavaScript and database systems (MySQL). Knowledge of the capabilities and limitations of computer systems and peripherals required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Graduation from a two-year college with a AA or AS degree. Training and experience in programming and information systems management or related curriculum is preferred. Prefer a minimum of one year experience in use of PHP, HTML and CSS. Ability to plan, organize and schedule work for tight deadlines. Must be able communicate effectively orally and in writing including producing reports.

Required License or Certification:


Valid NC Driver's License required:


Commercial Driver's License Required?:


Job Open Date:


Earliest Close Date---- (Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.):


Notice to Applicants:

REPOST – This position is being reposted. Previous applicants are still being considered and do not need to reapply.

This is a time-limited position with an expected duration of up to 6 months.

Special Instructions:

This position is being reposted. Previous applicants do not need to reapply.

In addition to your application, please submit a resume, cover letter, and the contact information for at least three professional references.

Please make sure that the work history listed on your application is identical to the work history listed on your resume.

Position Number:


Position Type:


Position Classification Band Title:

Business & Technology Applications Technician

Position Classification Band Level:


Position Classification Salary Range:

$37,230 - $94,753

Salary Grade Equivalency:


Alternate Option:

If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.

Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week):



12 Month Recurring

Mandatory Designation - Adverse Weather:

Non Mandatory - Adverse Weather

Mandatory Designation - Emergency Events:

Non Mandatory - Emergency Event

Time Limited Position:


Time-Limited Appointment Length (if applicable):

6 months

Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?:


Department Id:

094001 - Urban Affairs & Community Serv


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 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.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/23/2021
Application Due: 1/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time