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Applications Systems Analyst/Developer, Senior (REPOST) (Phoenix, AZ)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Application: The online application should be completed in its entirety. Blank or missed information may be considered an incomplete submission.
Letter of Interest: Should clearly indicate how your skills and professional employment experience meet the Minimum and the Preferred qualifications (if applicable).

References: Please list 3 professional references including address, title, phone and email address.

Position Details

Position Information

Title Applications Systems Analyst/Developer, Senior (REPOST) (Phoenix, AZ)
Department COM Phx Campus Administration (0659)
Location Greater Phoenix Area
Position Summary

Note: This is a reposting with new open and close/review dates. If you previously applied for this position your application is under consideration and it is not necessary to reapply.

The UA College of Medicine – Phoenix is currently seeking applicants for an Application Systems Analyst/Developer, Senior who is responsible for providing support and developer for institutional web sites and Web Applications. Researches existing and new technologies for implementation. Designs and/or develops associated databases and user interfaces.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix anchors the 28-acre Phoenix Biomedical Campus in the heart of the Valley of the Sun. The College inspires and trains individuals to become exemplary physicians, scientists and leaders who are life-long learners and inquisitive scholars. We embrace professionalism, innovation and collaboration to optimize health and health care for all. The Phoenix Biomedical Campus embodies the University’s priorities of engagement, partnership, innovation, and synergy in its world-class academic and research initiatives, with clinical facilities throughout Greater Phoenix. The campus also houses the UA Colleges of Public Health, Pharmacy, and Nursing, as well as Northern Arizona University’s College of Health and Human Services, the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) and the International Genomics Consortium.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state retirement plan; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

The University of Arizona has been listed by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers in the United States and WorldatWork and the Arizona Department of Health Services have recognized us for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona, please click here.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Consults with users regarding applications programming requests, applications training, user support and troubleshooting. Analyzes user applications programming requests related to overall program goals and system functionality and recommends solutions.
  • Writes and maintains software code, queries and reports and programs applications using current tools and languages.
  • Develops functional and technical documentation and test plans.
  • Conducts document and applications tests, evaluates results in accordance with quality assurance standards and writes test reports.
  • Designs, develops, maintains and administers database applications.
  • Researches, evaluates, recommends and uses emerging and/or relevant methodologies, languages and technologies.
  • Implements and maintains compliance with current security and service protocols and standards.
  • May manage projects of limited scope or portions of large/complex projects. May provide guidance to other analysts/programmers on a project basis.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
  • Knowledge of applications programming theory, principles and practices.
  • Knowledge of current and emerging applications programming and scripting languages and technology.
  • Knowledge of current applications development security practices and technology.
  • Skill in using programming and scripting languages and technology.
  • Skill in analyzing and responding to user requests.
  • Skill in writing technical and functional documentation.
  • Skill in developing and implementing test plans for applications.
  • Skill in planning and guiding the work of others.
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
Minimum Qualifications

Please see Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications below.

Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

Five years of experience in programming applications systems using relevant technologies and programming languages; OR, an Associate’s degree in Computer Science or related field AND four years of experience in programming applications systems using relevant technologies and programming languages; OR, Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field AND two years of experience in programming applications systems using relevant technologies and programming languages; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications
  • 4+ years of professional experience in web application development with PHP.
  • 4+ years of experience in HTML5, JavaScript and CCS3.
  • Advanced level programming and debugging skills in PHP.
  • Experience in PHP frameworks, ideally Laravel.
  • Experience working in an Agile Development environment.
  • Experience with modern JavaScript/JQuery/AJAX.
  • Knowledge of code-deployment workflows and repository tools (e.g.: Git, SVN.).
  • Knowledge of package dependencies tools (e.g.: Composer, Maven).
  • Experience with security in web based applications.
  • Deep understanding of relational databases (MySQL, SQL).
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 40
Job Category Computer, Engineering and Technical
Benefits Eligible Yes - Full Benefits
FLSA Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $54,944 - $70,715 Annually, Depending on Experience
Type of criminal background check required: Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to job duties)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S24246
Number of Vacancies One
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

College of Medicine-Phoenix
Office of Human Resources
COMPHX-HRServices@email.arizona.edu

Open Date 12/15/2017
Review Start Date 12/20/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

Application: The online application should be completed in its entirety. Blank or missed information may be considered an incomplete submission.


Letter of Interest: Should clearly indicate how your skills and professional employment experience meet the Minimum and the Preferred qualifications (if applicable).


References: Please list 3 professional references including address, title, phone and email address.

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Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdsJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  2. * Do you have five years of experience in programming applications systems using relevant technologies and programming languages; OR, an Associate's degree in Computer Science or related field AND four years of experience in programming applications systems using relevant technologies and programming languages; OR, a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field AND two years of experience in programming applications systems using relevant technologies and programming languages; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents