About Virginia Tech:
Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.
Network Infrastructure and Services (NI&S) provides network, communications, public safety, cable television, and data center services for the faculty, staff and students at Virginia Tech. NI&S is looking for intrinsically motivated individuals to be part of an Agile development team that utilizes test-driven design to build rich internet (web) applications using modern browser-side MVC frameworks and Java EE. Applications developed will need to integrate with existing departmental systems, databases, and directories, using a combination of web services, messaging, and direct SQL/LDAP access.
The successful candidate will work with a team of software developers, engineers, system and application administrators to design and build solutions to support Virginia Tech’s emergency notification system (VT Alerts).
Required Qualifications:Bachelor’s degree
Exposure to business process analysis and requirements gathering concepts
Exposure to systems analysis concepts
Exposure to relational database concepts
Exposure to one or more modern object-oriented programming language
Demonstrated skills in working effectively in a team environment
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Preferred Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or higher in Business Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field
Demonstrated experience with business process analysis, requirements gathering, or systems analysis.
Demonstrated experience with the development of web applications, automated processes, and/or reports that use a relational database system.
Demonstrated experience using modern development and design methodologies in one or more programming language.
Experience with business processes and applications supporting higher education
Experience using one or more programming languages to perform database queries, modifications, and database transactions
Experience with Oracle SQL and PL/SQL development
Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD) and/or Agile Development
Experience with object-oriented programming (OOP) and/or object-oriented analysis and design (OOAD)
Employee Category: Administrative and Professional Faculty
Appointment Type: Regular
Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track
Percent Employment: Full-time
Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status; or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees, or applicants; or any other basis protected by law.
For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the executive director for Equity and Access at 540-231-2010 or Virginia Tech, North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318), 300 Turner St. NW, Blacksburg, VA 24061.
Review Date: 01/17/2017