The Department of Information Technology Services (ITS) is seeking applications for a Senior Software Engineer. ITS strives to provide the highest quality technology services to students, faculty, and staff and delivers technologies that advance the University's academic, research, and administrative goals. The Software Engineering role will involve serving as a technical project lead for an assigned ERP module and associated services. Some software engineering duties will involve:
assisting functional users in a business analyst capacity,
extracting and manipulating ERP data,
serving as a subject-matter-expert in IT practice,
gathering requirements, designing, implementing, testing, and maintaining programming requests.
This position demands extensive ethical, leadership, and pursuit of excellence qualities; and adherence to established policies and procedures for secure data management. The Senior Software Engineer needs to have the ability to learn new skills and create innovative solutions and work collaboratively within the internal team and provide excellent customer service to customers.
East Tennessee State University pursues its mission based on core values. An employee's job performance must support and exhibit the university's core values: PEOPLE come first, are treated with dignity and respect, and are encouraged to achieve their full potential; RELATIONSHIPS are built on honesty, integrity, and trust; DIVERSITY of people and thought is respected; EXCELLENCE is achieved through teamwork, leadership, creativity, and a strong work ethic; EFFICIENCY is achieved through wise use of human and financial resources, and COMMITMENT to intellectual achievement is embraced.
The value of employment at ETSU goes far beyond salary. The official workday is 7.5 hours, which includes a one-hour lunch/meal break. Regular benefited ETSU employees enjoy a full range of benefits, services, and programs including:
Paid Sick Leave
Paid Annual/Vacation Leave
16 paid holidays
Health and life insurance
Access to University facilities and services and much more!
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: Administrative
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
Three (3)+ years of software development experience.
Master's degree in Computer Science or Information Technology.
One (1) – Two (2) years of experience in Object-Oriented Development, Web-Based Development, or Database Development Technologies.
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.