The Programmer Analyst will perform the critical function of supporting Programming and Systems Analysis needs at Arcadia University. The Programmer Analyst will be a part of a dynamic IT division and Enterprise Application team. Under the supervision of the Director of Enterprise Applications, this person will code and modify moderate to highly complex programs, including applications/systems integration. They will also test and debug code; maintain, modify, and integrate applications. They will also perform analysis and design of programs, edit and approve user as well as application documentation for the use of new and revised systems, including operational documentation.
Arcadia University is a top-ranked private University in greater Philadelphia and a national leader in international education. U.S. News & World Report ranks Arcadia nationally among the top universities in study abroad as well as among the top regional universities in the north. The Princeton Review has named Arcadia among the Best in the Northeast for five consecutive years, while the University’s Physical Therapy and Physician Assistant programs are nationally ranked in their respective categories by U.S. News & World Report. Arcadia University promises a distinctively global, integrative, and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. Visit www.arcadia.edu.
Applications must be submitted online through Arcadia's Human Resources portal to receive full consideration. Please do not email application materials to hiring manager. Due to the volume of applications received, communication will generally be limited to those candidates that are selected for additional consideration.
Application review will begin immediately. Posting will be removed from the website once we've established a sufficient talent pool for consideration.
At Arcadia University, our JEDI principles of Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion are the foundation of our highly-regarded, values-based learning community, which reflects the world in which we want to live. As such, Arcadia actively seeks and welcomes candidates of diverse backgrounds and abilities. Arcadia prohibits discrimination against individuals on the basis of ethnicity, national origin, ancestry, race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, age, gender identity, military or military veteran status, disability, family medical or genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristic. All offers of employment are conditional based on successful completion of a background check. Employment may not begin until the University accepts the results of the background check.
Related Bachelor's degree and/or 5+ years of relevant experience
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Excellent communication skills with a demonstrated ability to interact professionally with diverse group of constituents including management, coworkers, users, faculty, students, and vendors.
Solid understanding of business practices and a demonstrated ability to effectively map workflows, support Software Applications and make recommendations to automate/improve business/academic processes.
Detail oriented with strong analytical skills.
Respect and empathy for others.
Must be self-motivated and a self-starter with the ability to handle multiple tasks and demands.
Familiarity with SQL required.
Desire to work as a member of a highly productive team.
Sensitivity, good judgment and the ability to handle highly confidential material and information.
Experience in higher education is highly desired
Additional Salary Information: Full-time staff benefits include medical insurance by Independence Blue Cross, dental insurance, University-paid life insurance, short and long term disability insurance (after one year of full-time employment), voluntary participation in the 403(b) retirement plan with an immediately available, generous matching contribution, tuition benefits for the employee and their eligible dependents. Staff are eligible for paid holidays.
Vacation time is accrued per pay. Sick and personal days are prorated during the first fiscal year of employment based on the start date.
Internal Number: 03
About Arcadia University
The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University (based in Philadelphia, PA), one of the largest campus-based international study programs in the United States, serves about 3,000 students each year from nearly 250 colleges and universities around the country. Named the nation’s #1 university for undergraduate student participation in study abroad by the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors Report for seven years in a row (2010-2016), Arcadia has more than 130 programs in 12 countries around the world.
Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in Greater Philadelphia and promises a distinctly global, integrative, and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. A national leader in study abroad and international education, Arcadia has been named #1 in undergraduate study abroad participation by the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors Report for the past seven years. Approximately 3,900 students attend Arcadia, and the University’s 2,500 undergraduate students choose from more than 65 fields of study.