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Developer II

Apply now Job no: 493031
Work type: Full Time
Location: Troy, NY
Categories: Information Technology, Staff

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Job Summary

Under general direction, the Developer II develops complex and specialized software; leads projects and participates in complex projects. The Developer II is responsible for the technical support of Enterprise and Administrative systems, including application and web implementation and enhancement, maintenance and business process automation and reporting.

Minimum Qualifications

Associate's Degree and four (4) or more years of relevant professional work experience, including experience working with version control systems, experience leading projects with multiple people, and experience working on multiple projects simultaneously. 

Relevant combinations of education, training and professional work experience will be considered

Preferred Qualifications

• Bachelor's Degree in a related field
• Experience in Higher Education
• Experience with Groovy/Grails 

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Proficient structuring and developing software code. Well versed in multiple programming languages, including SQR, PL-SQL, Java, and LINUX shell-scripting.
• Advanced Debugging ability.
• Good interpersonal skills
• In-depth technical knowledge of relational databases (such as Oracle) and database concepts, web-based programming technologies and common development tools and techniques
• Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet goals and deadlines
• Ability to learn quickly, analyze complex issues, and provide advanced troubleshooting
• Ability to diagnose software problems
• Ability to communicate and cooperate effectively with colleagues and users in a diverse environment
• Ability to work both independently and as a team member

Shift

Business hours: Monday - Friday

Travel

No travel

Driving

No driving

Application instructions

 

Follow the on-screen prompts to create an application. Please be ready to upload any required documents, such as your resume and cover letter

If you need assistance with the online application process, please contact careers@rpi.edu 

Job Posted Date

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

COVID-19 Pandemic Protocols

Rensselaer welcomes undergraduate and graduate students to campus for an in-person academic experience.  To support this experience, all faculty and staff are expected to work onsite, with no remote work allowed.

Rensselaer requires all faculty and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Requests for exemptions for medical or religious reasons will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

We welcome candidates who will bring diverse cultural, ethnic, national and international perspectives to Rensselaer’s work and campus communities.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Race/Gender/Veterans/Disability Employer.

 

 

 

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