At Unity, sustainability isn’t a buzzword. It’s the foundation of
our entire approach and has been for more than 50 years.
We apply sustainability principles to everything we do, from our
properties around the State of Maine, to our online degrees offered
to students everywhere, to our enrichment experiences and
entrepreneurial endeavors at locations from northern Maine to
Arizona to Brazil.
Engage with Unity College and you’ll start to ask tough questions,
challenge the status quo, and envision new possibilities. If taking
the lead in creating a more sustainable future sounds like the
future you want, we can make it happen.
The Applications Analyst/Developer is responsible for developing
and maintaining system integrations and components, including but
not limited to; application to application integrations, services,
internal and external API, file transfer, and EDI and SQL queries.
The position is responsible for participating in requirements
analysis and decomposition, design, development, internal testing,
and the documentation of same for the application-application
integrations. This position is instrumental in supporting
accelerated growth at Unity College through maintenance, integrity,
and troubleshooting existing systems and providing technical
support to internal and external constituents for new application
development efforts. This role will also back up support for other
applications at the College. This role is a ‘hands on’ development
role working with legacy systems and on projects to replace those
systems with modern technologies. Development skills in .NET core
are vital as well as the ability and desire to work in the trenches
while modernization projects are completed.
Work with internal and external
development teams to design, develop and support integration
solutions and document the design in accordance with best
Analyze issues and resolve
Develop and maintain data
integration components such as SQL queries, stored procedures, data
extraction and cleansing, and integration with system front end
Write SQL code to
retrieve/update appropriate data as derived from requirements.
Build reports and/or data
extracts to support business analysis.
Facilitate system upgrades, new
features and releases, enhancements, and changes.
Work on enhancement projects as
prioritized by the college Create, maintain, and continuously
improve fields, views, reports, dashboards, campaigns, workflows,
and other objects and functions within applications.
Maintain applications’ system
security and integrity, including account and infrastructure in
response to marketing needs and workforce changes.
Monitor application storage
usage and archive data as needed.
Provide user assistance and
team training on applications throughout the employee life
Proactively gather user
requirements and feedback to enhance the user experience in
applications. Work with the appropriate business unit to prioritize
Please see the attached job description for a full list of job
The ideal candidate will require an associate degree. A bachelor’s
degree in Computer Science or a related field preferred
2 – 5 years’ experience with
application development; at least 1-year Salesforce experience
skills/competencies will be needed to be successful:
• Stored Procedures
• Microsoft SQL server
• REST / A
• Salesforce SOQL
• Interface programming
• The following skills are preferred but not required:
• Salesforce Administration
• Salesforce Apex
• SSO – SAML
Strong client service and
project management skills; must have the ability to communicate
with both business and technical individuals effectively
Ability to rapidly learn
technical and business concepts
Ability to provide technical
input and guidance to team members
Ability to present technical
concepts to technical and business audiences.
Commitment to high quality work
and timely deliverables
Proficient written and verbal
Keeps apprised of industry and
digital trends as well as platform enhancements and applies this
knowledge to business strategy
Validating solution components
and provide solution walkthrough with stakeholders; assist users
presentations and obtain customer acceptance to solution
Unity College has its Hybrid Learning campus in Unity, Maine. As
our distance education team rapidly grows, we have also acquired
space at Pineland Farms in New Gloucester, Maine where our
enterprise and distance education teams will be located. This
position will be located at 49 Farm View Drive, New
Unity College offers a generous benefits package which includes
medical, dental, vision, short term disability, long term
disability, life insurance, PTO, and a company match on our 403b
retirement plan. Waiting periods will apply.
Interested and qualified candidates should click on the “Apply Now”
button and submit a resume and cover letter.
At Unity College, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate
it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our
employees, our students, and our community. Unity College is proud
to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action