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Programmer Analyst

Central Connecticut State University
Britain, Connecticut, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
May 18, 2023

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Programmer Analyst

Information Technology & Enrollment Management

(Multiple positions)

Central Connecticut State University invites applications for three Programmer Analysts, two of which will be in the Department of Information Technology and one will be in Enrollment Management. This position gathers, analyzes, and documents user requirements; develops, tests, and supports software programs according to user requirements; and administers, maintains, and enhances the security of the software programs.

Supervision: May supervise support staff.

Position Responsibilities:

Gathers, analyzes, and documents user requirements and specifications.

Performs design, coding, and support of software programs according to user requirements and specifications.

Develops test scenarios and conducts unit and integration testing of software programs. Administers, maintains, and enhances the security of software programs.

Develops and maintains appropriate documentation on requirements, specifications, testing procedures, and program configurations.

Provides end users with application level and technical support.

Maintains and supports organization's files, reports, and/or any other reporting mechanisms as needed. Produces special reports as required.

Assists the installation, configuration, administration, maintenance, and support of software development, testing, and production environments.

Monitors the ongoing operation and performs activities to assist with performance tuning and troubleshooting application issues. Assure the performance and features of the information systems.

Works closely with other application developers and/or outside service providers to support operations and implement new technology solutions to meet the organization's needs.

Performs other duties and responsibilities related to those described above which do not alter the basic level of responsibility of the position.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related area and 3 years of experience with responsibilities involving design, implementation, testing, and maintenance of software programs according to user requirements and specifications.
  • Familiarity with one or more operating systems, and one or more programming
  • Knowledge of relational database
  • Experience with one or more similar enterprise reporting tools such as MS Access, Oracle Hyperion, Quest Toad and Datapoint, TIBCO WebFocus.
  • Experience with web technologies.
  • Experience with one or more the following technologies: J2EE/JAVA, XML, SQL, Oracle, data modeling, configuration management and object-oriented methodology
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • Ability to work with people of various backgrounds and on all levels of technical knowledge.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and problem- solving skills.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, to work on multiple tasks, and to work effectively as part of a team.
Credentials and/or experience substantially comparable to the above may also be considered.

The University: The largest of Connecticut’s regional comprehensive universities, Central currently enrolls over 10,000 students. A third of its undergraduates are students of color, the largest group being Hispanic. Ninety-six (96%) percent of the students are from Connecticut. For more information about Central Connecticut State University, please visit

The Community: Located nine miles southwest of Hartford, New Britain is a city of approximately 72,000. Part of the Greater Hartford area of 1.2 million residents, New Britain is centrally located in the state and is within easy reach of much of Connecticut and several metropolitan areas. Nicknamed “the Hardware City” for its rich industrial heritage, it is home to Stanley Black & Decker. Important cultural institutions include the New Britain Museum of American Art and Walnut Hill Park, designed by Fredrick Law Olmstead. New Britain’s population is characterized by a high degree of racial and ethnic diversity. Currently, the U.S. Census Bureau estimates 70% of the population as White, 13% as Black or African American, 3% as Asian, and 0.2% as American Indian or Alaska Native. Currently 4.6% of New Britain’s population identify themselves in more than one racial category and 43% of New Britain’s population identify themselves as Hispanic or Latino. Fifty percent (50%) speak a language other than English in the home and 19% were born internationally. Significant portions of its population come from Puerto Rico and Poland or consider themselves to be from the African-American, Italian, or Irish ethnic backgrounds. In addition to all that greater Hartford provides, New Britain is 40 minutes from Springfield, Massachusetts two hours from Boston, and two hours from New York City. It is also part of the Hartford-Springfield “Knowledge Corridor” and, therefore, within easy driving distance of a host of private and public institutions of higher education and many cultural opportunities.

Application and Appointment: Open until filled. Priority will be given to applications received by June 30, 2023.

To begin the application process, click on the Apply button and electronically submit the following documents:
  • Letter of interest addressing qualifications for the position
  • Current resume
  • Names of three professional references including their email address, and telephone numbers.
The Programmer Analyst is compensated at the Administrator 3 salary level in accordance with the State University Organization of Administrative Faculty (SUOAF) Collective Bargaining Union Agreement. For more information, please visit the 2021-2025 SUOAF Collective Bargaining Union Agreement .

The State of Connecticut and Central Connecticut State University are proud to offer its employees competitive wages and a wide range of fringe benefits including voluntary and supplemental benefits.

Fringe benefits include personal, vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, medical, dental, and prescription plans, group life insurance, a choice of retirement plans, retirement health care, tuition waiver for employee and eligible dependents at any of the Connecticut State Universities (Central, Eastern, Southern or Western) as well as an array of voluntary and supplemental benefits such as Deferred Retirement Compensation plans, Dependent Care Assistance and Medical Flexible spending accounts, long term and short term disability plans.

For more detailed information, please visit CCSU Human Resources

Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. Emailed and mailed applications will not be accepted. Please redact any personally identifiable information (i.e., Social Security number, date of birth, marital status, country of origin) from any documents submitted. Please ensure your Social Security Number is not listed on any documents submitted.

For more information, contact Stanley Styrczula, Search Committee Chair, at 860-832-1725 or .

As an affirmative action employer, Central Connecticut State University actively seeks and encourages applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and individuals with protected veteran status. The University provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.


 Central Connecticut State University

Central Connecticut State University (Central) is the largest university in the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities system. Founded in 1849, Central is also the state’s oldest publicly funded university. The University welcomed its 13th president, Dr. Zulma R. Toro, in January of 2017. She is the university’s first female president and its first Hispanic chief executive. 

The university comprises five academic schools — the School of Business, the School of Engineering, Science, & Technology, the School of Graduate Studies, and the School of Education & Professional Studies, and the Carol A. Ammon College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. As a comprehensive public university, we offer quality degree programs at the baccalaureate, graduate, and doctoral levels. Explore each school in depth here. 

Central is a proud Community Engagement University designated by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.

Central offers a welcoming and attractive campus that is minutes from the state capital and few hours from Boston and New York City.

Central Connecticut State University is a community of learners dedicated to teaching, research, and outreach. We prepare students to be thoughtful, responsible, and successful citizens.

Central Connecticut State University

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