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SUNY New Paltz Vacancy
External Posting (Professional)

Applications are invited for consideration for appointment to the following position:

Department: IT / Computer Services

Budget Title: Programmer/Analyst

Local Title: Programmer/Analyst

Posting Date: September 6, 2022

Classification: SL-2

Duties: Administrative Computing, part of IT/Computer Services at the State University of NY at New Paltz, invites applications for the position of Programmer/Analyst. This is a full-time position that will support many areas on campus. Support will take a variety of forms including writing code, identifying issues, creating documentation, and assisting our service desk and end users. This is an entry level programmer position and a wonderful opportunity for a recent graduate to develop both hard and soft skills. The programmer/analyst will work and communicate with constituents across campus including IT staff, faculty, staff, and students.

Duties include:
Triaging support tickets for the Administrative Computing area and providing tier 2 level support for the Service Desk
Creating and modifying SQL code, reporting views, and Tableau functions to support the reporting processes of the Institutional Research Office
Create and modify reports in Argos, our enterprise reporting solution
Helping to automate some of the manual reporting processes of the Institutional Research Office
Utilize internal tools to create simple e-commerce stores
Document internal processes and troubleshooting guides
Assist users with login issues to administrative systems
Create tooling and automations with Python
Cleaning up duplicate records

Qualifications: Required:
Associate Degree in related field of study
1 year of experience with a general purpose programming language such as Python, PHP, Go, Ruby, Java, etc.
Good communication skills

Experience querying data with SQL
Familiarity with version control, preferably Git
Bachelor’s degree

Contact Information: Electronic submission required. Candidate will be required to submit a cover letter, CV and contact information for three professional references. To apply, please visit
Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process should call (845) 257-3675.

Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Other important information about this vacancy: This position offers full New York State benefits which are among the most comprehensive in the country. The State University of New York at New Paltz is a highly selective, public college that is recognized regionally for the strength of its academic programs. It is located in the beautiful Hudson River Valley with easy access to New York City and other nearby recreational and cultural amenities.

SUNY New Paltz recognizes the unique skills, perspective, talents and passion that each employee contributes to its learning community. To work here is to accept an invitation to participate in the growth and development of all campus members--students, faculty and staff. The College's commitment to inclusive excellence is an important part of our mission of public education and our culture. New Paltz continues to work on building a community that supports freedom, mutual respect, and civility. We seek others who support these values of diversity and inclusiveness and candidates of all diverse backgrounds who wish to participate in our cultural aspirations are welcome and encouraged to apply.

The State University of New York at New Paltz is an AA/EOE/ADA employer.

Federal law and regulations require notice to all prospective employees regarding crimes that have occurred on campus in the current three year period. Please refer to the University Police Web site for the complete Annual Security Report (Clery Report) at

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