Reports To: Igor Sorin, Director, Information Technology
Position Type: Grant Funded
Position Summary: Under the supervision of the Director of Information Technology, the Database and Applications Developer is a technical business analyst with a deep understanding of the business processes, planning information systems, and technologies supporting the NJTPA. The position identifies opportunities for IT service and business and planning process improvements using information technology; configures and tests implementation options for grant management and planning information systems; develops and implements reporting solutions; builds workflow automation routines; and supports the IT and enterprise information systems needs of management and end users. The Database and Applications Developer will apply their skills in technical analysis, programming, and database development to maintain in-house applications and advance application development and data integration amongst internal and external data sources, enterprise platforms, and client web portals. They will be responsible for developing Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) solutions and data application program interfaces (APIs), as well as developing business intelligence (BI), reporting, and visualization solutions to support core department functions. Spatial data is frequently used by staff; therefore, the position will require working with the ArcGIS platform, ArcPy, and other geospatial platforms and associated APIs.
Prerequisite Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited college with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field. Minimum four years’ relevant programming experience, including demonstrated working knowledge and competency, and/or understanding of: • programming language, such as C#, Python, or Node.js; • ASP.NET and/or .NET Core; • relational database concepts and architecture, and database management system (DBMS) technology, such as MS SQL Server and Access; • reporting tools (Cognos, PL/SQL, Crystal Reports, MS Excel, MS Access) • ETL development and tools such as MS SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS); and • cloud and open APIs. At the university’s discretion, the education and experience prerequisites may be excepted where the candidate can demonstrate to the satisfaction of the university, an equivalent combination of education and experience specifically preparing the candidate for success in the position.
Internal Number: req1952
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