Applications Programmer IV

Orlando, Florida
May 03, 2023
Jul 01, 2023

Unleash YOUR Potential With Us

As a next-generation public research institute, we are an inclusive community of thinkers, doers, creators, innovators, healers, and leaders striving to shape the future and solve the world's most challenging problems. No matter what your role is, when you join Knight Nation, you'll play an integral role in pushing us forward to become among the most impactful universities in the country. You'll be met with opportunities to connect and collaborate with uniquely talented faculty, staff, and students across 13 colleges and multiple campuses and regional locations. That means greater challenges to tackle, more meaningful opportunities to grow, and rewarding experiences that go beyond a paycheck. We're seeking qualified, motivated individuals who will help UCF fulfill its mission in unleashing the potential of every individual, enriching the human experience through inclusion, discovery, and innovation; and propelling broad-based prosperity for the many communities we serve.


The Opportunity:

This position will perform custom application development and database management. It will require providing client support services and infrastructure/server management. It involves utilizing statistical modeling and data mining techniques to analyze and report university data and direct less-experienced systems analysts/programmers. The candidate will code, test, debug, integrate, modify, and document computer programs and applications. Candidate should be able to communicate clearly and respectfully via Teams chat, email, telephone, and video conferencing. Telecommuting/Remote work option.


  • Assisting with developing tasks for the ERP applications; working with other analysts to design, develop, debug, and implement improved functionality for ERP applications, which includes developing estimates and project plans.

  • Using development tools applicable to the PeopleSoft system and Oracle database.

  • Reviewing and analyzing administrative business processes for re-engineering, simplification, and automation.

  • Preparing activity and progress reports: complying with department security policies and procedures and ensuring compliance with all applicable standards, codes, regulations, rules, policies, and procedures for supported areas.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree and 4 years of relevant experience; or High School Diploma (or equivalent) and 8 years of relevant work experience in lieu of degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of relevant work experience

  • Experience with PeopleSoft Campus Solutions

  • Professional development experience with PeopleCode.

  • SQR and Application Engine experience.

  • Experience working with Informatica.

  • Peoplesoft CRM and COBOL is a plus.

  • Server systems: Red Hat Linux, Windows Server 2012+, VMWare, Active Directory, SQL Server

Special Instructions to the Applicants:

This position is a position of trust for UCF IT. The position manages vital information systems and data for the University of Central Florida. Candidate must be able to coordinate and participate in all aspects of computer systems development with all involved personnel and/or agencies. The candidate must have advanced knowledge of system analysis and design techniques and vast knowledge of the current operating systems used by the university.

Are Benefits Important to You?

Working at UCF has its perks! In addition to helping drive change and having a positive impact by supporting our students, staff, and faculty, UCF offers:

  • Benefits packages, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending, and Employee Assistance Program

  • Paid time off, including annual and sick leave and paid holidays

  • Retirement savings options

  • Employee discounts, including tickets to many Orlando attractions

  • Education assistance

  • Flexible work environment

  • And more…For more benefits information, to go to the UCF Employee Benefits page click here.

Who Are We?

Founded in 1963 to fuel the region's talent pipeline and support the growing U.S. space program, UCF is built to make a better future for our students and society. It's one of the reasons U.S. News & World Report ranks UCF among the nation's top 20 most innovative colleges, while Forbes, Kiplinger, and The Princeton Review rank us a best-value university. UCF is one of 14 universities nationwide designated as both a Hispanic-Serving Institution and a Research 1 university. With 13 colleges, including a fully accredited College of Medicine, UCF offers more than 220-degree programs between its main campus, downtown campus, hospitality campus, academic health sciences campus, and 11 UCF Connect centers located throughout the region. In addition, UCF extends its reach to communities in and beyond Central Florida by offering complete, online programs leading to bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, Ph.D.'s., certificates, and more.

Unless explicitly stated on the job posting, it is UCF's expectation that an employee of UCF will reside in Florida as of the date the employment begins.



Work Schedule

Monday - Friday; 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Type of Appointment


Expected Salary

$75,809.00 to $104,238.00

Job Posting End Date

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at

As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

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