Senior Application Developer – Webservices and Application Integrations

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Jan 12, 2022
Technology Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Classification Title:

Application Developer Analyst IV

Job Description:

UF Information Technology (UFIT) is currently seeking a senior professional level Application Developer to join Enterprise Systems (ES), a unit within UFIT. Employment with UFIT provides an excellent opportunity to work with other employees dedicated and focused on understanding and interpreting the technological needs of the University of Florida’s innovative and inspirational community.

The Enterprise Data- Integrations team provides webservice application support to various internal and external webservice clients. The ideal candidate is expected to respond to service management requests, investigate problems, determines and documents business solutions for complex system problems in an effective, timely manner. Propose interim work-around and perform software enhancements. Liaise with other application and systems areas to coordinate interdependencies and resolve issues.

About UF Information Technology

The UF Information Technology division is comprised of seven departments reporting to the Vice President & Chief Information Officer. The departments reporting directly to the VP & CIO are: Academic Technology, Research Computing, Infrastructure & Communication Technology, Enterprise Systems, Information Security Office, and the UFIT Business Center. With established governance advisory committees and a set of well-defined, transparent processes aiding decision-making, UFIT strives to provide exceptional IT services in support of UF’s mission. For more information about UFIT and its goals and governance, visit:
Learn more about UFIT at and @GoGatorsUFIT.

About the University of Florida

UF is one of the nation’s top universities and a dynamic and rewarding place to work. The University seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of its commitment to serve a diverse global community. Plus, UF is in Gainesville, one of Florida’s most livable cities. Known for its natural attractions (wetlands, forests, springs, wildlife) and cultural offerings (music, theater, visual arts, and historic districts), the area also is gaining a reputation as a thriving hub for high-tech start-ups, as well as invention and research collaborations. We are excited about what’s happening here and know you will want to be a part of it.

Diversity and inclusivity make our institution and our community better. We value the fresh ideas and unique perspectives a diverse group of people provides. Achieving a top-5 public university ranking means we make it a priority to employ and work with people from many backgrounds, cultures, abilities, and ethnicities to discover new ways to leverage technology for teaching and learning, research, and the business needs of a comprehensive land-grant institution.

Expected Salary:

$90,000 – $105,000; commensurate based on education and experience. In addition, the University of Florida offers a very competitive benefits package.

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area and four years of relevant experience; or a high school diploma or equivalent and eight years of relevant experience. Appropriate college coursework may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will possess the following experience:

  • Integrating enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems with other third party or homegrown systems
  • Developing and supporting a growing API ecosystem including webservice- security, design, versioning, and operational support.
  • The IBM Webservice tier including IBM Integration Bus (IIB), ACE, AP Connect, and Datapower with affiliated application technologies such as BPM, WebMQ, etc. are preferred, but not required.

To be successful in this position, the incumbent must:

  • Work closely with customers, business analysts, and team members on a daily basis, to understand business requirements that drive the analysis and design to develop quality technical solutions, with a thorough understanding of the IT systems and capabilities
  • Utilizes a high level of verbal and written communication skills
  • Communicate with a variety of stakeholders on a highly technical level or non-technical level (as needed) via email, telephone, and in-person and virtual meetings (as required)

Special Instructions to Applicants:

This position requires U.S. work authorization.

Applicants are requested to submit with their application:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume or CV
  • Professional References (Minimum of 3)
  • Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. of the posting end date.

This position has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not reapply.

Health Assessment Required:No