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Job Title: Programmer III (Database Administrator)
Department: Administrative Computing Services
Date: January 30, 2006
Update: February 2007
A. PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
This position enables Computer Services to provide general-purpose database resources to the university community at large as well as provide support for data migration, importation, and exportation between various systems. These databases include both back ends to commercial software packages as well as to university-developed applications.
C. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
D. FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY:
Recommends applications for purchase, and hardware upgrades as required by databases and applications.
E. APPLICATION OF KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
The person in this position develops applications and user-interfaces that are potentially used by the entire university community. This person also develops and maintains back-end programs to tie together numerous different systems.
This position requires the ability to be a self-motivator, to find and resolve issues before they become problematic, and to work effectively on long-term projects with minimal supervision. This position must work closely with other developers and operators, maintain good working relationships with these people, and with other departments who may be the end user of the aforementioned databases and resources.
G. EXTENT OF PUBLIC CONTACT:
This position is responsible for the construction of applications and Websites that may be accessible to the public.