Applications Software Engineer

Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester, NY

ID: 7081718
Posted: July 30, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Detailed Job Description

Develop, create, and modify web based applications software developed specifically for NTID's internal departments, grants or classroom/lab initiatives, including remote learning. Working within a team, analyze user needs and develop software solutions. Design software or customize software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency. May analyze and design databases within an application area, working individually or coordinating database development as part of a team.
Meet with customers as necessary to gather and/or clarify requirements associated with an assigned task.
Develop appropriate documentation of analysis requirements, design specifications, test scripts, etc.
Work with development team to define appropriate technical solution and, when necessary, coordinate implementation of solution. Leverage development experience when necessary.
Test and implement new application components, such as reports, batch processes, data extract programs, data import programs, and general enhancements for web applications and related application environments.
Provide both technical and functional troubleshooting of software bugs and performance issues related to customer applications.
Follow department policies on the project management and software development lifecycle, source code control, and change management. Interface directly with end users, developers and other IT staff. Work effectively as a team member and individually

About RIT

Rochester Institute of Technology is a diverse and collaborative community of engaged, socially conscious, and intellectually curious minds. Through creativity and innovation, and an intentional blending of technology, the arts and design, we provide exceptional individuals with a wide range of academic opportunities, including a leading research program and an internationally recognized education for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. We are dedicated to building a diverse community, one where employees feel a sense of belonging, and are valued for their contributions and the perspectives they bring.
As a member of the RIT community, you'll receive a comprehensive employee benefits package that offers multiple options and access to additional employment advantages. You can tailor your benefit elections to meet your needs (affordable medical/dental/vision benefits; paid vacation/sick time/retirement saving plan with exceptional employer match; and tuition assistance for you and your family, to name a few).

Department/College Description

National Technical Institute for the Deaf is one of the nine colleges of Rochester Institute of Technology, a leading career-oriented, technological university recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's "Best College Values," and by The Princeton Review as one of the top 20 colleges nationwide for "Best Career Services." More than 15,000 undergraduate students from around the world, including more than 1,200 who are deaf or hard of hearing, come to campus every year to take advantage of the benefits of an RIT/NTID education, and because it's the right fit for them.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge or willingness to learn American Sign Language​​​​​​​
1-4 Years hands-on experience with analysis, design, development, implementation and maintenance of web applications, mobile applications and databases
1-3 Years hands-on experience with configuration management methodologies
1-3 Years hands-on experience with SQLServer or MySQL databases
1-3 Years hands-on experience with Java, PHP, SQL, jquery experience


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