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14800000 – IT-APPS DEVELOP & INTEGRATION

University of Florida

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Classification Title:

IT Analyst II

Job Description:

This Quality Assurance Analyst II, serves in a professional level role within the Application, Development, and Integrations unit of University of Florida Information Technology (UFIT), and will support the university’s success through service and operational excellence.
This role is responsible for planning and implementing a framework to ensure error-free IT systems (i.e., hardware, software, and data).  This position is also accountable to design, create and build test cases, test plans and test strategies for multiple software platforms along with automation test scripts for all applications and convert manual test preparation into automated test preparation.
Some key responsibilities and characteristics of this position are:

  • Facilitate functional, regression, user experience, unit, and load testing for all new features in cross browser environments including mobile devices. Leverage appropriate application lifecycle management tools consistently, and within department policy and procedure.  
  • Serve as a subject matter expert in application lifecycle management and testing tools and utilities including but not limited to: Micro Focus Quality Center/ALM, Unified Functional Testing (UFT), LoadRunner, JMeter, Selenium WebDriver, Jira, GitLab, and Confluence. Work with colleagues to maintain tools as appropriate.
  • Maintain project documentation in appropriate repositories including requirements, testing strategy, test plans, defects, etc. Contribute to team and department knowledge, policy, process and procedure documentation.

About UF Information Technology 

Reporting to the Vice President and Chief Information Officer, UF Information Technology is comprised of eight departments:  Academic Technology; Applications, Development, and Integrations; Business Center; Customer Experience and Resource Planning; Data Platform and Analytics; Information Security Office; Infrastructure and Communication Technology; and Research Computing. With established governance advisory committees and a set of well-defined, transparent processes aiding decision-making, UFIT strives to provide exceptional IT services in support of UF’s mission. For more information about UFIT and its goals and governance, visit  http://www.it.ufl.edu/vp-cio-office/strategic-plan/ .

Learn more about UFIT at https://it.ufl.edu/ and @GoGatorsUFIT.

About the University of Florida 

UF is one of the nation’s top-5 universities and a dynamic and rewarding place to work. The University seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of its commitment to serving a diverse global community.  UF is in Gainesville, one of Florida’s most livable cities. Known for its natural attractions (wetlands, forests, springs, wildlife) and cultural offerings (music, theater, visual arts, and historic districts), the area also is gaining a reputation as a thriving hub for high-tech start-ups, as well as invention and research collaborations. We are excited about what’s happening here and know you will want to be a part of it.

Benefits

Full-time TEAMS employees will accrue vacation leave at a rate of 6.769 hours biweekly/22 days annually and sick leave at a rate of 4 hours biweekly/13 days annually.  In addition, employees are eligible for ten paid holidays each year.

Vacation accruing TEAMS employees are eligible for four personal leave days/32 hours per year, assuming full-time status, and are intended to give the flexibility to enable units to close from December 26 to 31 when possible, determined on a unit-by-unit basis.

In addition to paid time off, the University of Florida offers a very competitive benefits package.

UF Information Technology is committed to attracting, hiring, and retaining a diverse workforce and values diversity of thought, background, and experience.

Achieving a top-5 public university ranking means we make it a priority to employ and work with people with diverse experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives to discover new ways to leverage technology for teaching, learning, research, and the business needs of a comprehensive land-grant institution.

Every Gator has a part to play, and we invite you to join us as we build a community founded on belonging, inclusion, and the freedom to thrive.

Expected Salary:

$65,000 – $75,000; commensurate based on education and experience. 

Minimum Requirements:

Associate’s degree and two years of relevant experience; or a high school diploma or equivalent and four years of relevant experience. Appropriate college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will possess the following education, experience, and skills:

  • Five (5) years of IT experience in an environment similar to the size and complexity of the UF
    Three (3) years of experience as primary testing analyst for multiple, medium to large, cross-functional projects.
  • Experience with software development life cycle, manual and automated application testing, project defect tracking and remediation.
  • Experience with the following or similar tools: Micro Focus Quality Center/ALM, Unified Functional Testing (UFT), LoadRunner, JMeter, Selenium WebDriver, Jira, GitLab, or Confluence.
  • Awareness of continuous integration/continuous delivery methods and tools.
  • VBScript, JavaScript, SQL, and other scripting languages
Special Instructions to Applicants:

This position requires U.S. work authorization.

This role will be based in one of our Gainesville offices and may include a hybrid schedule of 3 days in the office (Wednesday required), and 2 days remote.

Applicants are required to submit the following with their application:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume or CV
  • Professional References (Minimum of 3)

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required: No

 

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