Software Engineer/Developer (Deadline 1/23/22)

Job Title: Software Engineer/Developer
Employer: University of Wisconsin – Madison, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
Location: Madison
Deadline: 1/23/2022
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Job Description:

Full Time position (up to 60% Remote)

The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (RSP) is responsible for administration of the extramural research grants and contracts. RSP currently manages an open portfolio of over $4 Billion with annual awards over $1 Billion. This web systems developer position will assist in the management of the University’s sponsored programs by developing web-based programs and tools for streamlining research administration. This position is on the Electronic Research Administration (eRA) team and helps support RSP staff, department administrators, researchers and faculty across campus by developing web-based programs and tools to streamline research administration.

    • Bachelor’s degree preferred

Highly desired:

    • One or more years of database-driven, web application development
    • Experience working in a sponsored programs office, sponsored programs accounting
    • Knowledge of PeopleSoft Grants and related functionality

Successful candidates must be technology agnostic and willing to work with:

    • Application development technologies such as ColdFusion, ASP.NET, jQuery, and JavaScript
    • Relational databases (Oracle/SQL Server) and related technologies (SQL and PL/SQL)
    • Relevant web technologies including HTML and CSS
    • Integration technologies such as XML, JSON, and Web Services
    • Source/version control using Git

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:

    • An independent work initiative
    • Excellent communication skills and a professional demeanor
    • Experience in presenting/training in software systems
    • Familiarity with system development and implementation life cycle and methodologies
    • Experience in developing functional requirement documents and/or system design documents