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Senior Programmer Analyst

Job Number Full/Part Time Schedule Salary
201302076908 Full Time 8AM - 5PM $53,415 - $95,508

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Under direction of the Executive Director of Advancement Services, this incumbent will work in a team environment with other Constituent Management & Technologies (CMT) programmers to analyze, maintain, document, test, and deploy application programming solutions, including web forms, ETL (Extract Transform Load) processes, reports, and custom API programming for applications used by University Advancement. Make efficient use of technologies such as SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), Blackbaud's VBA/API for Raiser's Edge (RE), ASP.NET, and other technologies. Incumbent will provide technical support as well as assist in developing and conducting database programmer training; create, compile, and distribute programming standard documentation as it relates to ETL, reporting, web interfaces.

With a diverse student body and a faculty devoted to teaching, world-class research and community service, UCR has achieved a national academic reputation. UCR's division of University Advancement (UA) builds deep, lasting relationships to advance the campus and generate financial resources. The unit includes development, strategic communications, alumni & constituent relations/event management, UCR Foundation, and the Vice Chancellor's office. The technological infrastructure for these front-line units is provided by a combination of Advancement Services and campus IT (Computing & Communications). The division has a total of 90 FTE working collaboratively to tell the UCR story and promote and encourage support for faculty, students, programs, and facilities.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Minimum of 2-3 years recent experience working as a programmer.
Recent experience working with data warehouses and developing complex ETL processes using SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS).
Recent experience in SQL programming and an understanding of relational databases (i.e., SQL Server or Oracle).
Recent experience in report writing via crystal reports or SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS).
Recent experience in web programming, particularly HTML, JavaScript, classic ASP, and ASP.NET.
Working knowledge of structured programming techniques and terminology, including the ability to analyze, design, code, test, debug, and document complex computer programs.
Demonstrated ability to work both independently and in a team and to set/adjust priorities.
Ability to work effectively in a strong service-oriented environment under time pressures subject to rapidly shifting priorities.
Experience and technical proficiency in configuring, testing and troubleshooting problems.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Internet Information Systems.
Knowledge of office procedures, office equipment, telephone etiquette, basic arithmetic, and rules of proper English usage, grammar, punctuation and spelling.
Ability to create and maintain program libraries, user manuals, and technical documentation.
Ability to provide useful, effective, and respectful support to users in order to accomplish the goals of the unit.

Preferred Qualifications

Advanced degree in computer science or a related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience troubleshooting and maintaining IIS related services.
Experience with Ajax, Flex/Flash, XML/JSON or emerging Internet technologies.
Experience with the Blackbaud RE VBA/API.
Experience giving presentations to both technical and non-technical audiences.
Knowledge of philanthropic techniques.
Knowledge of business administration concepts within an academic institution.

Additional Information

In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and culture. UCR gives every student the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

At UC Riverside we celebrate diversity and are proud of our #4 ranking among the nation for most diverse universities (US News and World Report 2011). Become part of a place that fosters success for all its constituents, students, faculty, and staff, and where work/life balance and campus culture are integral to our way of life.

UCR is ranked 41st among top public universities (US News and World Report 2011) and is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer, with a commitment to workforce diversity.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview

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