The Senior Software Engineer will lead and support multiple aspects of the software development process, design, test, document, deploy and maintain web based software solutions. The senior engineer will responsible for all facets of the software development process including design, test, documentation, deployment, and maintenance e of web based software solutions. It is a requirement the software and systems developed be scalable and developed using best practices.
Bachelor’s degree in IT/Computer Science and three or more years of experience.
The senior engineer will be responsible for all facets of the software development process with the web services department:
The application of systems analysis techniques and procedures, including consulting with users, to determine hardware, software or system functional specifications or
The design, development, documentation, analysis, creation, testing or modification of computer systems or programs, including prototypes, based on and related to user or system design specifications; or
The design, documentation, testing, creation or modification of computer programs related to machine operating systems;
Implement and maintain web based software solutions
Evaluate, integrate and extend commercial products using industry standard integration approaches, e.g. web services, message queues, plug-ins, portlets, gadgets
Offer suggestions for improvements/enhancements to currently developed solutions
Write functional documentation
Serve as a core member of an agile engineering team
Ability to work weekend or evening hours as may be required
Other duties as assigned.
About the Department:
Make a reverberating impact as part of a team that is heavily involved in:
Research and Education
As a Senior Software Engineer you will participate in multiple aspects of the software development process, design, test, document, deploy, and maintenance of web based software solutions, including the college’s web site. As a key member of a small and versatile team, you will have the challenge to produce world class and scalable software using advanced technologies.
As a leader in educational applications of technology, Information Technology (IT) offers students, faculty, and staff access to advanced technologies to help promote a strong sense of community. A distinguishing feature of the Marist education is the manner in which information technology is used in support of teaching, learning, and scholarship. This environment creates a strong applied research culture and includes Marist students as young paraprofessionals which makes Marist unique within higher education.
Marist employees enjoy a highly competitive benefits and compensation package. We provide comprehensive benefits to eligible employees, their family members, and retirees. Benefits may include tuition, reimbursement, rich health insurance plans (medical, dental, vision), life and long-term disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, and generous retirement savings plans. Other benefits include discount programs, highly competitive paid time off, ample opportunity for community involvement, and local volunteer opportunities with foundations and non-profit organizations.
Marist IT staff come from diverse career and educational backgrounds. Our community of technologists collaborate to support a commitment to excellence with 80 staff members within 15 departments, more than 200 student paraprofessionals, and a 24/7/365 operation. Effort, talent, and commitment are rewarded and recognized within the division both internally by leadership, and externally through numerous industry accolades and awards. No two days are ever the same while working in IT. With our focus on open-source technology and innovation, we are committed to finding more effective and practical ways to use technology to meet institutional goals.
We are looking for excellence, attention to detail, strong ownership of one’s work, and exceptional problem solving and project management skills. If you’re a critical thinker with the ability to solve problems independently and as part of a hard working team, we welcome your application for this position as a System Administrator.
Located on the banks of the historic Hudson River, on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, and at its Florence, Italy campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures and The Best 385 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (10th Best Regional University/North, 5th Most Innovative School/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. The College is top-ranked for long-term study abroad (#4 in the U.S.) by the U.S. State Department’s Open Doors report. Marist educates more than 5,000 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and numerous graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees, and also Doctor of Physical Therapy and Physician Assistant programs. To learn more, please visit https://www.marist.edu/about
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.