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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Development
Web Developer
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University of Washington | Seattle, WA
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Job Description

As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here. As a UW employee, you have a unique opportunity to change lives on our campuses, in our state and around the world. UW employees offer their boundless energy, creative problem solving skills and dedication to build stronger minds and a healthier world.

UW faculty and staff also enjoy outstanding benefits, professional growth opportunities and unique resources in an environment noted for diversity, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits and natural beauty. All of which has allowed the UW to be nationally recognized as a "Great College to Work For" for four consecutive years.

The University of Washington Bothell is one of the most dynamic public universities in the state of Washington. We offer a participatory student experience grounded in hands-on learning, close relationships with faculty members as teachers and mentors, and the personalized support of staff who are dedicated to student success. The academic work of the campus focuses on cross-disciplinary research and creative practice, connected learning, and community engagement. UW Bothell's current enrollment is approximately 5,500 students. More than 90 percent of undergraduates are from Washington State, and approximately half are first-generation college attendees or come from underrepresented groups. Located along wetlands and a river north of Seattle, UW Bothell builds vibrant regional partnerships, creates and disseminates new knowledge, and prepares students for leadership throughout Washington and beyond.

Diversity is a core value of University of WA Bothell. We believe the power of diversity enriches all of us by exposing us to a range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions. To learn more, read our Diversity Statement.

UW Bothell, Information Technologies, has an outstanding opportunity for a Web Developer - Application Development

Job Description:

Enhance Production Systems:

* Clearly define and document application requirements for requested system enhancements.
* Estimate number of hours to build a solution based on the approved design.
* Build system based on approved designs and review with lead and/or senior software engineer.
* Report work against assigned tasks.
* Complete unit testing and notify QA of readiness for integrated testing.
* Resolve defects based on feedback from the QA analyst.
* Deploy solutions upon successful completion of testing.

Support Production Systems - Internal and External Websites and Web Applications:

* Contact system users to understand any reported issues or concerns with existing production systems.
* Determine whether the reported issues are a defect or a request for enhanced functionality.
* Support and maintain systems within the established service level agreement for the applicable system.
* Design and implement appropriate fixes following established design/build standards and operational processes and procedures for the team.

Document Production Systems:

* Create documentation of assigned production systems per established documentation standards.
* Maintain documentation over time as systems are enhanced.
* Review documentation with software engineer to ensure accuracy and completeness.

Team Operational Improvements Projects:

* Collaborate with the team lead engineer and/or team manager to implement desired operational improvements based on the project plans.


* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Informatics, or Information Science.
* 2 - 3 years of experience analyzing, designing, developing, installing and maintaining .NET web-based applications and services.
* Experience supporting an enterprise-level web application and website with emphasis in the following:
* Developing multi-tier web applications with .NET Web Forms, .NET MVC and C#.
* Experience with HTML, CSS and JavaScript and modern web browsers.
* Developing and debugging with Microsoft Visual Studio.
* Managing data with MS SQL Server 2014+ and working with SSIS packages.
* Experience with XML, JSON and querying data from Web Services.
* Managing Internet Information Services (IIS) on Windows Server.
* Managing source code with GIT.
* Familiarity with and interest in applying accessibility standards to code.
* Experience managing a public website within a .NET Content Management System.
* Web Application development experience in a collaborative environment, practicing good code management techniques and well refined code documentation skills.
* Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a diverse team oriented environment.
* High level of self-initiated problem-solving skills and an ability to prioritize tasks to meet multiple deadlines.
* Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong interpersonal skills, including problem solving and consensus building.
* Excellent organizational skills, accuracy and self-motivation; and demonstrated customer service focus.

Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.


* 1+ years' experience supporting/managing web infrastructure in a higher education institution.
* Experience with cloud service providers like Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services.
* Working experience with Kentico Content Management System.
* Knowledge of CRM systems, Content Delivery Systems, other web application technologies.
* Application development techniques:
* Unit Testing
* Entity Framework
* Web Services (REST)

Working Conditions:

This position requires a flexible work schedule and the ability to work some evenings and/or weekends.

Conditions of Employment:

Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check

Application Process:

The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process. These assessments may include Work Authorization, Criminal Conviction History, Cover Letter and/or others. Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select "Apply to this position". Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your "My Jobs" page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.

About University of Washington

Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest state-supported institutions of higher education on the Pacific coast. The Seattle-based university has earned an international reputation for research, and its graduate programs are some of the most highly rated in the nation. It is a leader in such fields as drama, dentistry, medicine, nursing, health services, astronomy, computer science, molecular biotechnology, oceanography, biostatistics, physics, physiology, pharmacology, geography, sociology, and social work. The university currently enrolls 35,000 students.