Junior Full Stack Developer

. NET, Angular . js, CSS 3, DBMS, DevOps, Front - end technology, HTML 5, Java, JavaScript, Linux, MongoDB, MySQL, Python, React . js, SQLServer, Scrum
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

UIC is among the nation’s preeminent urban public research universities, a Carnegie RU/VH research institution, and the largest university in Chicago. UIC serves over 34,000 students, comprising one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation and is designated as a Minority Serving Institution (MSI), an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPSI) and a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). Through its 16 colleges, UIC produces nationally and internationally recognized multidisciplinary academic programs in concert with civic, corporate and community partners worldwide, including a full complement of health sciences colleges. By emphasizing cutting-edge and transformational research along with a commitment to the success of all students, UIC embodies the dynamic, vibrant and engaged urban university. Recent “Best Colleges” rankings published by U.S. News & World Report, found UIC climbed up in its rankings among top public schools in the nation and among all national universities. UIC has nearly 260,000 alumni, and is one of the largest employers in the city of Chicago.

This is a full-time and benefits eligible position.  Hybrid and flexible work schedules are available. UIC offers competitive salaries commensurate with experience.  In addition all full time benefits eligible positions include a comprehensive benefits package which include; Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability & AD&D insurance, a defined benefit pension plan as well as paid leave which includes; Vacation, Holiday and Sick.  In addition we offer tuition waivers for employees and dependents.  Click for a complete list of Employee Benefits

The University of Illinois Chicago, Technology Solutions group provides critical enterprise IT services and infrastructure support of the University's strategic mission to inspire excellence.

Core infrastructure services cover the spectrum of a modern computing environment. Provided services include data and voice network communications infrastructure, identity and access management, security operations and monitoring, enterprise computing infrastructure, advanced computing for research, web communication and collaboration, and associated helpdesk services.

Technology Solutions is comprised of dedicated staff whose mission is to enable excellence through information technology. If you are looking for a challenging, family-friendly environment in which you can support the academic, research, and business operations of an R1 university, this is a job for you to consider.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Solution and develop software applications for the web and mobile platforms. Generate recyclable code libraries and frameworks. Attend regular meetings with UI/UX and other front-end teams to expose backend weaknesses and problems. Have the ability to construct specific functions of a given system. Participate in iterative prototyping with respect to project requirements. Collaborate on projects from initial concepts to launch, at both the unit and campus-wide levels.

  • Work collaboratively with Web/Mobile and UI/UX Developers to expose data via business logic, server scripts, and/or APIs for the Front-End team to utilize. Also, work closely with the DevOps team to maintain ongoing security, scalability, optimization, and server stability.

  • Conceptualize and implement data storage solutions. Work with DevOps and Infrastructure teams to preserve backups before any large changes to the server. Configure the backend usability of all front side applications. Build tools that improve internal productivity. Cross-collaborate with designers, front-end developers, PMs to optimize and maintain a quality UX. Stay informed about current trends in Web and Mobile technologies.

  • Provide support and maintenance as defined in the SLA. Ensure documentation and self-guides are developed for the applications worked on.

  • Train administrators and application users

  • Perform other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor Degree within Computer Science or closely related field of study

  2. Minimum 1 year of professional IT experience within IT Development which includes demonstrated experience in developing and/or modifying new and existing applications, including requirement analysis, design, code, test, debug, implementation and maintenance.

  3. Demonstrated advance knowledge of strongly type language such as PHP, TypeScript, Python, .NET or Java.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Front-end technology: Knowledge of front-end technologies, including JavaScript(Vue.js or React.js or Angular.js), CSS3 and HTML5

  • Knowledge of RESTful API development using Express for Node.js

  • Knowledge of DBMS technology, including SQLServer, Oracle, MongoDB and MySQL and caching mechanisms such as Redis and Memcached

  • Experience working with Nginx or Apache servers with a solid background in Linux 

  • Experience working in an Agile team using Scrum methodology 

  • Knowledge of Accessibility standards and Usability/User Experience best practices including responsive web design.

  • Demonstrated ability to write clean, functional standard-compliant code.  Strong understanding of OOP and SOLID principles. 

  • Ability to evaluate the needs of users and analyze any technical issues to program highly functional systems


Dice Id : RTX1e32c0
Position Id : 7521665
Originally Posted : 3 weeks ago
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