Description Occasional night and weekend work is required during various projects, such as major product launches. Must be willing and able to participate in a 24x7x365 on call rotation. Viewing technology in the context of work, scholarship and campus life, TTS is a university-wide service organization committed to delivering technology services that support Tufts' mission of teaching, learning, research, and service. Understanding that IT enables innovation, TTS prioritizes holistic, human-centered design strategies to create timely and intuitive services, applications and tools that differentiate the Tufts experience. Across our diverse and creative teams, we engage and focus our collective talent to strengthen Tufts' strategic IT capabilities. To keep pace with our community's emerging needs, we continue to evolve our competencies across four main families of practice, including Planning and Design, Service Delivery and Operations, Data Strategy, and Academic Technology. Thinking and acting strategically with technology occurs through strong partnerships and an engaged community. Additionally, for technologies to take on integral meaning to our work, we also need reliable and consistent support in using them. With staff across all of Tufts' campuses, as well as a 24x7 IT Service Desk, we collaborate with schools and divisions to meet the demands of a global, mobile community and to enable the broadest possible access. Come join our collaborative, flexible work environment, where leadership is valued at all levels of the organization, and opportunities abound to work with leading technologies and learn new skills. The Application Developer is the primary resource for configuring, designing, developing, testing and maintaining application software. S/he will assist with the design of software solutions for the Tufts community applying best practices to address business needs and/or advance the academic and administrative mission. This position will be responsible for maintaining positive relationships with clients, understanding their needs and requirements, translating into functional requirements and developing those requirements in accordance with coding standards and change control procedures to achieve the clients' operational goals.
Organization: Tufts Technology Services
Employee Status: Regular
Qualifications Basic Requirements:
Bachelor's degree and at least 5 years of experience in configuring, designing and development of services for PeopleSoft HCM 9.0 or Higher, with the most recent 3-4 years demonstrating ability to configure, develop and understand Core HR, Benefits and Payroll from a Functional and Technical Perspective.
Proficient with PeopleSoft Technologies, PeopleTools 8.53+, Integration Broker, RESTful APIs, Application Engine, Application Packages and others with a strong affinity for Object Oriented Programming.
Deep understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Strong problem solving, writing, and planning skills.
Self-starter and ability to work efficiently and effectively in both team and independent settings. Preferred Qualifications:
Experience working with Faculty Hiring and Appointment tracking process and its interaction with other modules in a Higher Education setting. Special Work Schedule Requirements: Occasional night and weekend work is required during various projects, such as major product launches. Must be willing and able to participate in a 24x7x365 on call rotation. Tufts University is an AA/EO employer and actively seeks candidates from diverse backgrounds. Please see the Tufts University non-discrimination statement.