Application Developer Analyst I

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Jan 13, 2023
Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Classification Title:

Application Developer Analyst I

Job Description:

Applications, Development, and Integrations (ADI), a unit within UF Information Technology (UFIT), is actively seeking a professional level Application Developer with a good understanding of IT systems and capabilities. The Application Developer will work closely with customers, business analysts, and team members to understand the business requirements that drive the analysis and design necessary to develop quality technical solutions. Development lifecycle, quality assurance and testing, and integration methodologies are some key components of this role.

Some key responsibilities and characteristics of this position also include:

  • 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 eight 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, Applications, Development, & Integrations, Data Platform & Analytics, 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:

$52,500 – $55,000; 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:

The ideal candidate will possess the following experience and skills:

  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • 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
  • Knowledge of iterative development practices, such as Agile
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants are required to submit with their application:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume or CV
  • Professional References (Minimum of 3)

This position requires U.S. work authorization.

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