The Information Technology Services at SIUE is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time IITA- Programmer II position. Under moderate supervision, the Programmer II will conduct intermediate programming using SQL in a Unix and Windows environment. The programming will include intermediate retrieval programs for application-specific purposes (sub-system feeds, system integration) and reporting for production ITS internal and external purposes, program documentation and end-user instructions will also be created. Intermediate knowledge of Unix shell scripting and commands, and database navigation skills are required to help fulfill duties in this role.
Individuals in this position must demonstrate application developer skills using TOAD and basic Oracle Forms knowledge, use secure FTP, understand desktop navigation, use common desktop applications (Excel, Word, Access, ...), use Telnet for connecting to remote servers, and use Remote Desktop when necessary. Additionally, at the Programmer II level, CougarNet support is introduced as well as the development Argos skills.
Program compilations in MicroFocus Cobol and C are also part of the required toolset for completion of duties in this role.
Further duties and responsibilities may be assigned to the Programmer II based on the needs and goals of the department and university.
This position is a current civil service vacancy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and will close to applicants at end of business day, 11:59 pm CST, on the posting end date. SIUE offers an exceptional array of benefits to all full-time and part-time (50% or more) employees including medical, dental and life insurance; tuition waivers; financial savings plans; vacation and sick leave; and pension plan as part of a total compensation package to eligible employees.
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Applicants must submit an updated and complete Civil Service Application, which must include complete employment history, through HireTouch. If you do not possess any employment history, you must indicate this within the employment history section of the application. Your application should reflect all relevant skills and experience related to the minimum qualifications listed for this position. While a resume may be submitted with the application, data for each employer must be listed on this application form. (The words "See Resume" may only be used as a substitute in the section entitled "Specific Duties Performed".) If the application is incomplete you will not be considered for the position as our office will be unable to evaluate your application to determine if you possess the required minimum qualifications.
If qualifying by education or to qualify for a required educational prerequisite, you must submit your transcripts, including those for SIUE, at the time of application. Applicants qualifying for Veteran’s preference must submit a copy of form DD214 at the time of application. For additional information, please visit: Eligibility Criteria and Point Allocation and Proof of Eligibility. Please submit any other licenses or certifications related to the position at the time of application.
Applicants will be subject to a background check and/or drug screening prior to an offer of employment. Some positions are represented by a union and may require union dues.
PLEASE NOTE: For all Civil Service positions, Illinois residency is required within 180 calendar days of the start date for the designated position.
For more information, please visit the Office of Human Resources website at www.siue.edu/human-resources or call Civil Service Testing at 618-650-2190.
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:
Any combination totaling four (4) years from the following categories: (a) Progressively more responsible work experience in IT-related profession. (b) College course work in Information Technology (IT), IT Management, or a closely related discipline, as measured by the following conversion table or its proportional equivalent: - 60 semester hours or Associate’s Degree equals one year. - 90-120 semester hours or Bachelor’s Degree equals two years.
Please Note: As required by the position to be filled, additional education, training and/or work experience in an area of specialization inherent in the position may be necessary in meeting credential requirements.
- Specific coursework/experience in relational database programming (SQL and PL/SQL) and analysis, with exposure to HTML, CSS, Java, Java scripting, XML, C, data architecture and database relational design; - Two (2) years of experience with any of the following operating systems: Unix, Linux, Windows Server; - Ability to communicate effectively with technical team members; - Certification as an Oracle Developer is a plus; - Must be able to work and contribute in a collaborative team environment; - Self-motivated and flexible in accepting duties and direction; - Demonstrated ability to apply technical programmatic solutions with moderate supervision.
Additional Salary Information: SIUE offers an exceptional array of benefits to all full-time and part-time (50% or more) employees including medical, dental and life insurance; tuition waivers; financial savings plans; vacation and sick leave; and pension plan as part of a total compensation package to eligible employees.
Internal Number: 11766
About Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is a nationally recognized university that provides students with a high-quality, affordable education that prepares them for successful careers and lives of purpose. Built on the foundation of a broad-based liberal education, and enhanced by hands-on research and real-world experiences, the academic preparation SIUE students receive equips them to thrive in the global marketplace and make our communities better places to live.
Situated on 2,660 acres of beautiful woodland atop the bluffs overlooking the natural beauty of the Mississippi River’s rich bottom land and only 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, the SIUE campus is home to a diverse student body of more than 13,000 individuals.
SIUE is is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, as well as more than 30 additional accrediting agencies. In January 2019, SIUE was reclassified by The Carnegie Commission on Higher Education to the newly created doctoral/professional universities category.
Fully certified at the Division I level by the NCAA, SIUE is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference and the Mid-American Conference (MAC) (men’s soccer & wrestling).