Department: Information Technology
Salary Range: $40,000 - $48,000
Immediate Supervisor: Assistant Director of Application Programming
Schedule Details: Full-time/12 month position/PEERS
The Programmer Analyst I is an entry-level position responsible for the design, maintenance and monitoring of the college’s enterprise systems. Basic knowledge of modern programming languages and ability to develop applications in more than one language is required. Other major responsibilities include coordination with different areas of Information Technology to integrate external systems with data maintained on the SIS.
Essential Job Duties
- Participate in application development, enhancement and conversion projects.
- Provide technical support to the programming staff for effective use of system software and diagnosing software faults.
- Participate in executing system test plans for new released patches and operation system upgrades.
- Troubleshoot module problems and recommend solutions or execute repairs.
- Translate system specifications into logical processes and prepare module design documents.
- Research and correct errors in application software.
- Exhibit exemplary attendance and punctuality.
- Comply with college policies and procedures.
- Perform other duties as assigned, including attending college functions, serving on committees and attending community events.
Non-Essential Job Duties
- Remain current with developments in system software, recommending changes or additions as appropriate.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- Associate degree in computer information science or a related field from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning.
- Knowledge of modern object-oriented programming language (such as JAVA, .NET or C#).
- Experience with relational databases.
- Basic understanding of reporting tools and report development.
- Ability to work well with others.
- Strong oral and written communication skills.
- Ability to use information technology for professional productivity (such as Microsoft Office Suite).
Preferred Knowledge Skills & Abilities
- Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning.
- Two years of object-oriented programming experience.
- Experience with one or more scripting languages such as Perl, PowerShell or Python.
- Experience using software development tools.
- Experience with Colleague.
- Experience working within a collegiate setting.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: (The conditions herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.)
Environment: Work is performed primarily in a standard office setting with frequent interruptions and distractions. Requires extended periods of time viewing computer monitor or standing; may require adjustment of schedule to include some evening and/or weekends; may encounter occasional exposure to inclement weather during travel.
Physical: Primary functions require sufficient physical ability and mobility to work in an office setting; to stand or sit for prolonged periods of time; to lift, carry, push, and/or pull light to moderate amounts of weight; to operate office equipment requiring repetitive hand movement and fine coordination including use of a computer keyboard.
***OZARKS TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MODIFY, INTERPRET, OR APPLY THIS JOB DESCRIPTION IN ANY WAY THE INSTITUTION DESIRES. THIS JOB DESCRIPTION IN NO WAY IMPLIES THAT THESE ARE THE ONLY DUTIES, INCLUDING ESSENTIAL DUTIES, TO BE PERFORMED BY THE EMPLOYEE OCCUPYING THIS POSITION. THIS JOB DESCRIPTION IS NOT AN EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT, IMPLIED OR OTHERWISE. THE EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIP REMAINS “AT-WILL.” THE AFOREMENTIONED JOB REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE TO REASONABLY ACCOMMODATE QUALIFIED DISABLED INDIVIDUALS.
Qualified applicants should submit the following documents:
- OTC Application for Employment
- Cover letter detailing how you meet the requirements
- Your professional resume
- Copy of college transcripts
Ozarks Technical Community College’s primary mission is to provide accessible, high quality, affordable technical and general education that is responsive to the educational needs of the community and its diverse constituencies.
Ozarks Technical Community College prohibits discrimination and harassment and provides equal opportunities in its admissions, educational programs, activities, and employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran status, and disabilities that include HIV and AIDS, and medical conditions. Bona fide occupational qualifications will be allowed in those instances where age, gender, or physical requirements apply to the appropriate and efficient administration of the position.