Web and Mobile Services (WAMS), part of the Information and Technology Division at Oregon State University, invites applications for two full-time (1.0 FTE) , 12-month Analyst Programmer, competency level 2, positions. WAMS provides systems and services in support of Oregon State University instruction, research and administration functions. WAMS hosts and develops content for external and internal web visitors. Staff are directly responsible for the daily operation, administration, and welfare of systems hosting OSU web pages and associated databases that provide access to research and other information for users on campus, in Oregon, and around the world.
The Web and Mobile Services team embraces the University's commitment to providing an inclusive, diverse and welcoming environment for students, faculty, staff, and the public, and recognizes the enrichment such diversity brings to the campus, the workplace and the student experience.
The purpose of this Analyst/Programmer position is to provide support to the OSU community in the area of enterprise wide web applications and to design and assemble the code and tools necessary to carry out the functions of the department. This position contributes to all aspects of development including:
Configuration of web servers
Automation of repeatable tasks
Back-end and front-end web development
Technical support for finished projects
Researching new methods and technologies to improve the quality of department products and services
documenting all procedures and operations as outlined by team standards.
participation and leadership within the greater OSU web community.
This classification requires a basic foundation of knowledge and skills in systems analysis and related programming support functions generally obtained by a bachelor’s degree in computer science, or an equivalent amount of training and applied experience.
Familiarity with responsive design and other techniques for building mobile friendly websites.
Experience with SQL databases.
Experience consuming data through Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).
Experience with programming frameworks.
Experience with code management tools.
Experience in customer service & support with an ability to provide technical information to a non-technical audience.
Experience with a content management system.
High level of professionalism.
Strong problem solving skills and great attention to detail.
Ability to take leadership in a highly collaborative office, as well as be self-directed.
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).
Excellent teamwork skills.
An ability and willingness to learn new programs and applications quickly.
Ability to juggle multiple tasks and responsibilities, prioritize appropriately, pay careful attention to details, and meet deadlines.
Enjoys working with a wide variety of stakeholders.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a Criminal History Check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in Youth Programs may have additional Criminal History Checks every 24 months. Offers of employment are contingent upon meeting all minimum qualifications including the Criminal History Check Requirement.
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OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.