Lead Programmer-Analyst And Senior Programmer-Analyst

Updated: 10 days ago

About The State University of New York :

The State University of New York is the largest comprehensive system of higher education in the United States, and more than 95 percent of all New Yorkers live within 30 miles of any one of SUNY's 64 colleges and universities. Across the system, SUNY has four academic health centers, five hospitals, four medical schools, two dental schools, the state's only college of optometry, and manages one US Department of Energy National Laboratory. In total, SUNY serves about 1.3 million students in credit-bearing courses and programs, continuing education, and community outreach programs. SUNY oversees nearly a quarter of academic research in New York. Research expenditures system-wide were more than $1.0 billion in fiscal year 2020, including significant contributions from students and faculty. There are more than three million SUNY alumni worldwide, and one in three New Yorkers with a college degree is a SUNY alum.

Job Description:

The State University of New York (SUNY) System Administration, located in Albany, New York, is searching for multiple positions of Lead Programmer-Analyst and Senior Programmer-Analyst.  These positions will support multiple campuses and departments within the Office of Information and Technology at SUNY System's headquarters.  Join us in developing the next generation of SUNY's administrative systems. We offer a technically rewarding environment with a good work/life balance.  We are looking for bright, ambitious Developers who will be responsible for enhancing, developing and maintaining our SUNY Student and Business systems with an immediate focus on human resources and finance. 


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited higher education institution; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  
  • Knowledge in some or all of the following technologies:
    • Java and Java Frameworks
    • HTML, especially HTML5
    • JavaScript
    • XML and XSLT
    • Groovy
    • PHP
    • JQuery

Preferred Qualifications

  • Education or proven experience developing web applications using these technologies:
    • AJAX
    • Web Services (SOAP, WSDL), Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • 2 or more years of Relational Database design principles (Oracle, MySQL, or PostgreSQL)
  • Ability to automate processes, create third party system integrations and the utilization of web services and API's
  • Experience with the Ellucian Banner implementation, integration, application development, enhance functionalities, quality assurance, testing, coordination of upgrades to software both on premise and cloud-based solutions
  • Oracle application server and development tools
  • Object oriented analysis and design
  • Experience utilizing Tortoise SVN, GitHub or similar source control repositories
  • Experience in Business Intelligence or similar solution
  • Experience in timeline and project management and/or implementation of business and functional requirements
  • Professional or internship experiences a plus

Additional Information:

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Excellent fringe benefits.

State Title:  Lead Programmer-Analyst (SL-3) and Senior Programmer-Analyst (SL-4) - four positions available.

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates are invited to apply online.  The Search Committee will begin the review of applications immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

State University of New York System Administration is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction, or retaliation.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation.  If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov

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