Rank: Administrator IV
Search Number: S21-003
Job Posted: 6/23/2021
Southern Connecticut State University is seeking a dynamic
individual for the position Programmer Specialist within the Office
of Information Technology. As an intentionally diverse and
student-centered university, Southern is committed to academic
excellence, access, social justice, and service for the public
good. Founded as a teachers’ college in 1893, Southern has evolved
over the past century into a comprehensive university offering 114
graduate and undergraduate programs in the liberal arts and
professional disciplines. It is one of four universities in the
Connecticut State Colleges and Universities System. The University
is located in New Haven, a city rich with arts and culture, and
less than 90 miles from New York City and 140 miles from
The Programmer Specialist independently analyzes, designs,
programs, tests, and performs overall development of new and future
systems as required by the University under the direction of the
Director or designee. Coordinates and maintains computer systems
for administrative areas. May act as a project leader in the
development phase were required.
Able to apply creative thinking/proactively anticipates
Analyzes systems, designs and writes computer programs
independently; documents requirements and specifications, and
implements new and future systems.
May act as project leader/supervise programmers.
Coordinates operations and programs for existing systems in
various administrative areas.
Coordinates, maintains supports University interfaces, files,
reports, and/or any other reporting mechanisms as needed.
Develops and implements web applications. Supports existing and
Expert in relevant products.
Produces special reports requested by administrative
Performs other duties and responsibilities related to those
enumerated above which do not alter the basic level of
responsibility of the position.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or a related
area, and four or more years of professional experience in
applications programming with demonstrated knowledge of Java,
knowledge of Oracle development tools including Oracle APEX and PL/
SQL (with the ability to construct complex SQL statements).
Familiarity with Ellucian Banner SIS data. Master’s degree
preferred. Ability to meet requirements of skill set. These
qualifications may be waived for individuals with appropriate
For full consideration, please submit a letter of application,
resume, and 3 professional references with contact information by
July 17, 2021. Send electronic materials to John
Garbutt at email@example.com. Review of
applications will begin immediately and the positions will remain
open until filled. Review of applications will begin immediately
and the positions will remain open until filled.
Southern Connecticut State University is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. The University seeks
to enhance the diversity of its faculty and staff. People of color,
women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to