Software Engineer

Gustavus Technology Services

Openings: 1


Gustavus Adolphus College invites applications for a full-time Software Engineer with Gustavus Technology Services.

Gustavus Adolphus College is a private liberal arts college in Saint Peter, Minn., that prepares over 2,200 undergraduates for lives of leadership, service, and lifelong learning. Fully accredited and known for its strong science, writing, music, athletics, study-away, and service-learning programs, Gustavus hosts a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa and is internationally recognized for its annual Nobel Conference.

The software engineer is a key member of a dynamic team of development professionals who are responsible for the College’s Web presence. This individual would be responsible for the design, development, and maintenance of web applications that enhance and support the strategic vision of the College. This skilled and creative individual must be organized, resourceful, and able to effectively collaborate in a casual, supportive team environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the design, development, and maintenance of web sites and applications utilizing the latest technologies and techniques, including Javascript/jQuery, CSS3, HTML5, and PHP 7.

  • Provide technical consultation and support for the selection and maintenance of various third-party applications and systems.

  • Offer standards-based and accessible website guidance and support to campus departments.

  • Maintain a high-level awareness of technological advancements within the LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP) environment as well as JavaScript, HTML, CSS3, MSSQL, and other relevant technologies.

  • Other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field.

  • Knowledge of MySQL and Git.

  • Programming and web development experience.

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects independently.

  • Other qualifications will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis, but a demonstrable aptitude for programming and technology is crucial.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years experience designing, developing, and implementing compelling web solutions.

 Working Environment:

  • Office environment, primarily sitting or standing behind a desk.

Application Procedures: To apply for this position, please continue the process on our website, to complete the online application. A complete application will include the following attachments. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed by the search committee.

  • Online Application

  • Cover Letter

  • Resume

  • Contact information for three (3) references

Gustavus Adolphus College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, disability, religion, age, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its education or employment programs or activities.

Posted on: 04/11/2019



Jerry Nowell | | 507-933-6365

Posted: Fri May 31, 2019

Apply Now