Software Engineer

    • Indiana University
  • Bloomington, IN
  • Posted 26 days ago | Updated 9 hours ago

Overview

On Site
Full Time

Skills

Cost-benefit analysis
Ruby on Rails
Information Technology
Higher education
IT operations
Development testing
Debugging
Business process
Software development
UI
Quality assurance
Web applications
Project planning
Conceptual design
Project management
Computer science
Business systems
Version control
Relational databases
Data storage
Software administration
RESTful
Unit testing
Programming languages
Time management
Health insurance
Life insurance
Research
Teaching
Creativity
Cyber security
Design
Software deployment
Leadership
Policies
User experience
Accessibility
Testing
Documentation
Estimating
Planning
Python
Continuous integration
Continuous delivery
JavaScript
Communication
Dependability
Productivity
Insurance
FLSA
Uploading
ADA
SAP BASIS
Reporting
Statistics

Job Details

At University Information Technology Services (UITS) we provide the technology, tools, and services you need to succeed. UITS supports IU's vision for excellence in research, teaching, outreach, and lifelong learning. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility, and creativity, as well as a culture that champions inclusion, diversity, and overall employee well-being through programs supported university wide. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

REN-ISAC is a Research and Education Networks Information Sharing and Analysis Center that serves over 750 member institutions within the higher education and research community by promoting cybersecurity operational protections and response. Our organization is hosted by Indiana University, however our constituency spans across multiple countries. Software engineer position will be joining our technical operations team where we support both internal and external facing technology for our organization.

Job Summary
  • Provides advanced design, development, testing, and configuration of software systems and computer programs; performs advanced analysis, programming, troubleshooting, bug-fixing, and tuning of new and existing software.
  • Consults with stakeholders/clients to review existing software solutions; develops new functionality and/or writes new code as needed; advises clients on critical decisions regarding information technology software solutions that will improve business process efficiency.
  • Serves as a first point of escalation for diagnosis and resolution of complex technical problems arising from the deployment of software and computer programs.
  • Acts as a lead and takes responsibility for designing advanced programmatic solutions and work with other developers on the team to resolve more complex technical issues.
  • Ensures that all protocols used in the development and maintenance of software is up to date and compliant with university policies and standards; may participate in committees and communities of practice to share and improve software development practices across the university.
  • Provides advanced research/analysis and stays up-to-date on new industry software development standards, emerging technology, UX/UI design/philosophy, and accessibility standards.
  • Makes recommendations to improve, as well as implements, testing, quality assurance, and documentation protocols and procedures for websites and web applications; fixes complex bugs and resolves issues accordingly.
  • Leads contributor in project planning, formulating objectives, estimating tasks.
  • Performs studies to include feasibility, conceptual design, cost/benefit analysis, development and implementation planning.
  • May serve as project lead; often provides guidance to junior peers.
Qualifications

This position is posted at the Advanced Level but may be filled at the Career Level depending on the candidate's qualifications. Although they will be similar, the duties and responsibilities may differ if filled at the lower rank. Please see the qualifications for each level listed below

Advanced Level Requirements

Combinations of related education and experience may be considered. Education beyond the minimum required may be substituted for work experience. Work experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted for education.

EDUCATION

Required
  • Bachelor's degree (preferably in computer science, business systems, or related field)
WORK EXPERIENCE

Required
  • 5 years software development or related experience
Preferred
  • Software development expertise in Python
  • Experience with version control
  • Experience with relational databases and other data storage solutions
  • Experience with 3rd party and custom application administration
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails
  • Experience with Software development lifecycle, REST API, CI/CD, Unit Testing
  • Experience with Project Management
  • Experience with JS, and its frameworks and libraries
  • Ability to easily learn new programming languages and new technologies
SKILLS

Required
  • Proficient communication skills
  • Maintains a high degree of professionalism
  • Demonstrates time management and priority setting skills
  • Demonstrates a high commitment to quality
  • Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Seeks to acquire knowledge in area of specialty
  • Highly thorough and dependable
  • Demonstrates a high level of accuracy, even under pressure
  • Possesses a high degree of initiative
  • Ability to influence internal and/or external constituents
Career Level Requirements

EDUCATION

Required
  • Bachelor's degree (preferably in computer science, business systems, or related field)
WORK EXPERIENCE

Required
  • 2 years software development or related experience
SKILLS

Required
  • Proficient communication skills
  • Maintains a high degree of professionalism
  • Demonstrates time management and priority setting skills
  • Demonstrates a high commitment to quality
  • Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Seeks to acquire knowledge in area of specialty
  • Highly thorough and dependable
  • Demonstrates a high level of accuracy, even under pressure
Working Conditions / Demands

This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.

Work Location

Bloomington, Indiana

Benefits Overview

For full-time staff employees, Indiana University offers a wide array of benefits including:
  • Multiple plan options for medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution
  • Life insurance, LTD, and AD&D options
  • Base retirement plan contribution from IU, subject to vesting
  • Additional supplemental retirement plan options
  • Tuition benefit for IU classes
  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Learn more about our benefits by reviewing our online Benefits Brochure .

Job Classification

Career Level: Advanced

FLSA: Exempt

Job Function: Information Technology

Job Family: Software/App Design, Dev & Eng

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This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator. See Indiana University's Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information .

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