Application Developer Analyst

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Jan 13, 2022
Technology Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Classification Title:

Applic Developer Analyst I

Job Description:

UF Information Technology (UFIT) is actively seeking professional level Application Developers, to join Enterprise Systems (ES), a unit within UFIT. Under direct supervision, the Application Developers work closely with customers, business analysts and team members to understand business requirements that drive the analysis and design to develop quality technical solutions, with a good understanding of the IT systems and capabilities.

We are looking for skilled team members who enjoy using their creative talents to produce business solutions which address the needs of, and create efficiencies for, customers at UF.

While participating in the full software development life-cycle, you will:

  • Meet with customers to gather, analyze, and prioritize requirements.
  • Devise and propose solutions for new projects as well as enhancements to existing applications.
  • Create design specifications, prototypes and develop documentation.
  • Develop and test new code and data schemata.
  • Deploy and maintain new and existing systems.

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, Customer Experience & Resource Planning, 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-5 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.

UF Information Technology is committed to attracting, hiring, and retaining a diverse workforce and values diversity of thoughts, background, and experience. Achieving a top-5 public university ranking means we make it a priority to employ and work with people with different backgrounds, cultures, abilities, and ethnicities to discover new ways to leverage technology for teaching, learning, research, and the business needs of a comprehensive land-grant institution. We welcome applications from individuals who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s vision and mission.

Expected Salary:

$51,500 - $60,000 annually; commensurate based on education and experience. In addition, the University of Florida offers a very competitive benefits package.

Minimum Requirements:

Associate's degree; or a high school diploma or equivalent and two years of relevant experience. Appropriate college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

Preferred Qualifications:


  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Oracle Application Express (APEX) a plus
  • Familiarity with server-side languages, such as Python, C#, PHP, Perl, Java, and React
  • Object-oriented languages or paradigms (at least 1 year)
  • SQL and relational database systems, such as MySQL, Oracle or MS SQL Server
  • Git source control
  • Knowledge of iterative development practices, such as Agile
  • Issue management or project management
  • Ability to use online resources such as Stack Overflow and Google to search for answers and learn quickly


  • Work in a collaborative, team environment as well as independently
  • Must be flexible in work style and able to work in open workspace environment
Special Instructions to Applicants:

This position requires U.S. work authorization.

Applicants are required 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