Systems Developer – Engineer at The Ohio State University
Posting DateFebruary 5, 2018
Location of Position
For 144 years, The Ohio State University's campus in Columbus has been the stage for academic achievement and a laboratory for innovation. It's where friendships are forged. It's where rivalries and revelry are born.
The university's main campus is one of America's largest and most comprehensive. As Ohio's best and one of the nation's top-20 public universities, Ohio State is further recognized by a top-rated academic medical center and a premier cancer hospital and research center. As a land-grant university, Ohio State has a physical presence throughout the state, with campuses and research centers located around Ohio.
The Ohio State University is proud to be a premier employer that provides an exceptional total rewards package including medical, dental, vision and many other “hidden” benefits. Our competitive benefits package is offered to all eligible faculty and staff in order to attract, develop and retain top performers eager to share their talent, time and success. Our benefits support your health and financial goals and include not only health insurance, but also generous state retirement, tuition assistance for our employees and their dependents, wellness initiatives, and much more. Please visit https://hr.osu.edu/benefits/ for detailed information. Be your best at The Ohio State University!
Duties and Responsibilities
Reporting to the Lead Application Developer for Advancement, the Systems Developer/Engineer provides technical application development and shares responsibility for analysis, design, implementation, and support; follows approved life cycle methodologies; and performs program coding and testing. This is a hands-on position requiring a working knowledge of relational databases, with client-server concepts using. Net technology. He/she serves as a technical resource in the design, development, testing, and maintenance of the Blackbaud CRM, SQL Server Reporting Services reports, SQL Server stored procedures, and related Business Intelligence and Information systems to support the needs of the Office of Advancement.
The Systems Developer/Engineer is expected to have excellent analytical, debugging, verbal and written skills; work independently and in a team on complex projects and applications; translate functional specifications into very high quality, well written and documented applications; multi-task, prioritizing and organizing these tasks to maximize productivity and meet the needs of customers; and exhibit the behaviors associated with the Office of Advancement’s core competencies: Leadership, Continuous Improvement, Teamwork and Collaboration, and Communication/Interpersonal Effectiveness.
85% Provides technical application development and shares responsibility for analysis, design, implementation, and support. Follows approved life cycle methodologies, and performs program coding and testing. This is a hands-on position requiring a knowledge of relational database, with client-server concepts using. Net technology. Serves as a technical resource in the design, development, testing, and maintenance of the Blackbaud CRM, SQL Server Reporting Services reports, SQL Server stored procedures, and related Business Intelligence & information systems to support the needs of the University Development.
10% Provides technical SSRS report development and shares responsibility for analysis, design, implementation, and support. Follows approved life cycle methodologies and performs report creation, modification, and testing.
5% Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in computer and information science or an equivalent combination of education and experience; 5 years of experience with VB.NET, ASP.NET or C#; experience with Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or greater, specifically T-SQL; working knowledge in relational databases; and application development experience in analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, support and enhancement of .NET applications.
Experience with SSRS; experience with creating and consuming web services; working knowledge of client-server and web server concepts using Microsoft .NET technology.
In accordance with the Disaster Preparedness and University State of Emergency Policy 6.17 this position has been designated as a standby position.
A proven professional who understands foundation fundraising in higher education and is collaborative, innovative and driven to continuous improvement will rise to the top as an applicant. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience leading the proposal development process and a proven track record in identifying, cultivating, soliciting and closing foundation gifts, preferably in a large, complex higher education or medical center environment.
Application Deadline: 2/18/18
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.