Web Application Programmer/IT Specialist

Colorado State University

Deadline April 21, 2014
Date Posted April 3, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time



Chemical Management Unit

Environmental Health Services

Fort Collins, Colorado 80523-6021

Phone: 970 491-6745

FAX: 970 491-4804



Web Application Programmer/IT Specialist

Employment Type:

Administrative Professional


Environmental   Health Services 6021, Risk Management and Insurance 6002


The position will be filled   based on qualifications with a salary of $60,000 per year with benefits.


Colorado State University   (CSU) seeks a Web Application Programmer/IT Specialist to work jointly for Environmental Health Services   (EHS) and Risk Management and Insurance (RMI).  CSU is a land-grant institution with over   30,000 students and is a Carnegie Research University with an annual research   expenditure of $ 376 million in fiscal year 2012.  As a result, CSU requires a robust data   system and computer support to maintain and build the extensive data systems   used by the departments of EHS and RM.    The Application Systems Programmer/IT Specialist position reports to   the Information Technology Administrator.


Reflecting   departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the   ability to advance the Department's commitment to diversity and inclusion.


Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must meet one of the following   requirements (A, B or C) (Important: Applicants not meeting the   minimums will NOT be considered.)

  • Education:

A   Bachelors in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or related field   and three (3+) years work-related experience.


B   Masters or above in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or related   field and one (1+) years work-related experience.


C -   Non CS or CIS Bachelors in Science or a related field with five (5+) years   with direct experience with asp.net VB programing and SQL databases.


  • Strong programming knowledge in VB.net / ASP.net, MS   Access VBA
  • Strong HTML, CSS/CSS3 and JavaScript, HTML5
  • Experience with MS SQL Server programming
  • Experience with MS Access database programming
  • Ability to be able to communicate with non-technical   internal customers
  • Design, code, test, troubleshoot, maintain, enhance,   and document software applications
  • Troubleshoot technical issues and provide modifications   to meet changing user requirements


Preferred Qualifications:  

  •   Three years   experience in web-based application development utilizing Visual Studio 2010   environment
  •   Self-motivated,   independent worker with strong work ethic
  •   Ability to   develop applications from initial design to final implementation with little   technical oversight
  •   Create and   document design specifications
  •   Understand   system development lifecycle
  •   Excellent   written and verbal communication skills
  •   The ability to   work with a wide range of personality types and as a team member
  •   High level of   output and contribution to the development team








Duties   and Responsibilities:

  •   Application   development using Asp.NET Framework (Web Application and Client)
  •   Database   development/ maintenance (Access, SQL Server)
  •   Programming in   (VB.net, HTML, CSS/CSS3, Javascript, and VBA)
  •   Application   testing and trouble shooting
  •   Maintain EHS/RMI   websites
  •   IT system   trouble shooting, networking, installation and software setup
  •   End user   computer terminal setups
  •   Support IT   initiatives for the departments of EHS/RMI as deemed necessary by the IT   Administrator
  •   Other Duties as   Assigned by the IT Administrator

Application Deadline:

12:00 noon, MT, on Monday, April 21, 2014

To Apply:

Application Process and   Deadlines:

Applications will be   accepted until the position is filled.    However, to ensure full consideration by the search committee,   applications must be received by 12:00 noon, MST, on Monday, April 21, 2014.  All applications or expressions of interest   will be handled confidentially.  Please   visit our web site: www.EHS.colostate.edu/jobs for the application worksheet and full   position announcement.


Applications should   include:

  1. Letter of interest not to exceed three (3) pages.
  2. Targeted professional resume or curriculum vitae.
  3. Submit the Minimum and Preferred Qualification   Worksheet (www.EHS.colostate.edu/jobs).
  •   Important: All applicants without worksheet will NOT   be considered.
  1.   The names, addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail   addresses of three (3) references.    References will not be contacted without the final candidates   knowledge.


Please provide all   application materials electronically as a Word or PDF document with the email   subject line as:

Search Committee: Web Application   Programmer/IT Specialist -- [Last   Name, First Name]


Inquiries and   applications should be directed to:


James Graham, Search   Committee Chair

Environmental Health   Services, Campus Delivery 6021

Colorado State   University, Fort Collins, CO 80523-6021

Phone: 970-491-4803,   Fax: 970-491-4804

E-mail:   James.Graham@colostate.edu


Colorado State University conducts   background checks on all final candidates.

Language and details can be accessed   at: http://www.hrs.colostate.edu/background-checks/background-checks.html


CSU is an   EO/EA/AA employer.

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