Application Developer Senior

Position ID: 42023
Georgia Institute of Technology
Office of Information Technology
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Application Developer
Job Description: 


Job Purpose: Perform advanced level system analysis, definition and design activities usually of a complex nature. Maintains existing applications.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Analyze user requirements, determine technical level of effort required and prepare technical design and specifications.
  • Develop, test and implement technical solutions. Prepare application test plans and conduct unit, integration and system testing.
  • Analyze, modify and maintain existing applications.
  • Prepare technical, operational and user related documentation in support of applications.
  • Provide technical support to functional users, determining and solving systems and programming issues.
  • Assist in conducting informal and formal end user training.
  • Advise on and review work of other analysts as needed.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Education: Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related field
  • Work Experience: Four to five years job related experience
  • Certifications: N/A
  • Skills: This job requires advanced knowledge and skills in application of query language, web development tools, procedural development tools, relational databases, structured programming and understanding of the software development life cycle.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Preferred Education: N/A
  • Preferred Work Experience: University experience is a plus.
  • Preferred Skills: Application development security methodologies, service oriented architecture, highly skilled with web service development and consuming JSON/XML data, well versed with accessing cloud APIs, oAuth, CAS and SAML technology, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Java, ColdFusion, excellent UI design and possess great interpersonal, team and communication skills
Additional Information: N/A
Impact & Influence: This position will interact on a consistent basis with: other software developers and analysts, project managers, database administrators, customers and department management. This position typically will advise and counsel: other software developers and analysts, project managers database administrators, customers and department management. This position will supervise: NA.
Department Description The Office of Information Technology (OIT) provides information technology leadership and support to the Georgia Institute of Technology, working in partnership with academic and business units to meet the unique needs of a leading research university. OIT serves as the primary source of enterprise-wide information technology and telecommunications services in support of students, faculty, staff, and researchers. Services and resources range from operating and maintaining Georgia Tech's leading-edge wired and wireless networks, which provide Internet and research network connectivity, to protecting the integrity of the Institute’s data and critical administrative systems.
The Enterprise Information Systems (EIS) Directorate is comprised of several key groups working cooperatively together to implement, enhance and support the strategic institute initiative to Georgia Tech’s enterprise administrative/business and academic information systems.
Application Procedure:
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CIP Discipline Code: 
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer and Information Systems/Cyber Security/Information Assurance
Computer Science
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Required Qualifications
4 years
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Friday, March 1, 2019
Recruitment Data
Vacancy Status: 

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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
278 Brooks Hall
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822


Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Tafara Makaya, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Kristopher Bolden, Assistant Director

Thomas Brazzle, System Coordinator