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Programmer Analyst 2
Library Access Integration Services
Band III-Grade 24
Fixed Duration: Two (2) years from date of hire, with possible continuation
Schedule: Full-time (37.5 hours per week); Standard Work Week (M-F, 8:30 - 5:00)
Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include two major art museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music.
THE UNIVERSITY AND THE LIBRARY
One of the world's leading research libraries, Yale University Library is a full partner in teaching, research, and learning at Yale and is visited by scholars from around the world. A distinctive strength is its rich spectrum of resources, including approximately thirteen million volumes and information in all media, ranging from ancient papyri to early printed books to electronic databases. The Library is engaging in numerous projects to expand access to its physical and digital collections. Housed in twenty-two buildings including the Sterling Memorial Library, the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, and the new Bass Library, it employs a dynamic and diverse staff of nearly six hundred who offer innovative and flexible services to library readers. To learn more about Yale University Library and its collections and services, visit www.library.yale.edu<http://www.library.yale.edu/>.
Reporting to the Sr. Web Programmer in Library Access Integration Services (LAIS), the Programmer Analyst is responsible for the design, development, testing, installation, and maintenance of Library web applications. Provides technical support for the development of productivity enhancement applications for use by Library staff in Microsoft SharePoint.
Designs, creates, tests, installs and implements web-based applications and systems of simple to moderate complexity to meet the Library's needs. May make modifications to existing systems at all levels of difficulty. Participates in the decisions related to the development of programs and systems. Analyzes user needs, time and budget constraints, and develops proposals for new systems/interfaces or modifications to existing systems/interfaces. Users can be internal to the Library or external University constituents. Develops requirements and programming specifications for applications with a global audience. Serves as liaison with library and University departments for requirements gathering, solution recommendations, problem solving and technical enhancements. Evaluates and recommend software for acquisition. Keeps current with existing and emerging technologies and methodologies that are relevant to the job position. Recommends and implements new technologies as appropriate. May be required to assist in disaster recovery efforts. May be assigned to work at West Campus location in West Haven, CT.
Bachelor's degree in a relevant area and three years of programming experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Strong knowledge and experience with general web architecture. Demonstrated experience developing web sites using HTML, CSS, and XML. Experience with object-oriented programming using one or more of the following: VBScript, Java, Visual Basic, ASP, or C#. Experience in developing SOAP and REST web service applications.
Preferred: Advanced degree in related field. Knowledge and experience with Microsoft SharePoint. Experience in template creation in a web content management system like Drupal, Cascade, RedDot, or other template-based system.
SALARY AND BENEFITS
We invite you to discover the excitement, diversity, rewards and excellence of a career at Yale University. One of the country's great workplaces, Yale University offers exciting opportunities for meaningful accomplishment and true growth. Our benefits package is among the best anywhere, with a wide variety of insurance choices, liberal paid time off, fantastic family and educational benefits, a variety of retirement benefits, extensive recreational facilities, and much more.
Applications consisting of a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references should be sent by creating an account and applying online at www.yale.edu/jobs<http://www.yale.edu/jobs> for immediate consideration - the STARS req ID for this position is 12058BR. Please be sure to reference #12058BR in your cover letter.
BACKGROUND CHECK REQUIREMENTS
All external candidates for employment will be subject to pre-employment background screening for this position, which may include motor vehicle and credit checks based on the position description and job requirements. All offers are contingent on successful completion of a background check. Please visit www.yale.edu/hronline/careers/screening/faqs.html<http://www.yale.edu/hronline/careers/screening/faqs.html> for additional information on the background check requirements and process.
Yale University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Yale values diversity in its faculty, staff, and students and strongly encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented minority groups.