Application Developer Analyst - Development Services

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Jul 14, 2021
Technology Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Classification Title:

Application Developer Analyst I

Job Description:
UF Information Technology (UFIT) is currently seeking professional level Application Developer Analysts to join the Development Services Team in Enterprise Systems (ES), a unit within UFIT. We have several openings for team members who enjoy using their creative talents to produce business solutions which address the needs of, and create efficiencies for, customers at UF.
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.
While participating in the full software development life-cycle, you will:
  • Work in a collaborative, team environment as well as independently.
  • 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 and 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, 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. 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; 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.

Appropriate college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience but does not negate the minimum degree requirement(s).

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with:

  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Object-oriented languages or paradigms (at least one year)
  • SQL and relational database systems, such as MySQL, Oracle or MS SQL Server
  • Git source control
  • Issue management or project management

Familiarity with:

  • Server-side languages, such as Python, C#, PHP, Perl, Java, and Node.js, React.js
  • Iterative development practices, such as Agile
  • Linux shell environment and basic systems administration

Have the ability to use online resources such as Stack Overflow and Google to search for answers and learn quickly.

Must be flexible in work style and able to work in open workspace environment.

Have excellent communication skills, the ability to work independently, keep current with notable trends in software development, and a history of producing high-quality work.
Special Instructions to Applicants:

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. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:No