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CUNY Application Developer (IT Associate Level 1) in New York, New York

Job Title: Application Developer (IT Associate Level 1)

Job ID: 22726

Location: Guttman Community College

Regular/Temporary: Regular


I.T. Associates perform moderately complex professional work in technology-related disciplines. While areas of specialization vary, typically I.T. Associates work in areas such as development/programming, communications, technical support, or similar functions depending on the needs of the Information Technology area to which they report. Work tasks include resolving complex technology problems and serving as a technical resource. They have considerable latitude for independent initiative and judgment and may have supervisory responsibilities.

I.T. Associates should demonstrate mastery of one or more technology-related disciplines.

This job is in CUNY's Classified Civil Service. The full specification is available on our web site at


IT Associate




Guttman Community College is seeking an Application Developer (IT Associate, Level 1), in the Office of Information Services. Reporting to the Associate Director of Information Systems, the Application Developer will be part of a small, agile team whose mission is to provide efficient and high-quality applications in support of the college’s mission. They will be expected to work as a team and independently on large and small projects.

The Application Developer will perform various programming and development tasks, including but not limited to:

  • Maintaining current custom applications

  • Developing new applications based on college needs

  • Gathering user requirements

  • Building interfaces between applications, both vendor and custom

  • Building reports in SQL and other reporting tools

  • Running test cases

  • Troubleshooting and fixing bugs and tickets related to applications

  • Creating user and technical documentation

  • Provide user training on applications

The supported technologies of the college include but are not limited to:

  • RDMS: Microsoft SQL Server and MySQL

  • Programming Languages: C#, ASP.NET, PHP, HTML, CSS, XML

  • Tools: Visual Studio, SQL Management Studio

The Application Developer should demonstrate proven capability in the following:

  • Development in ASP.NET C# WebForms / MVC, JQuery/Javascript, HTML/CSS

  • Usage of Visual Studio, SQL Management Studio, Team Foundation Server


  1. High School Diploma, G.E.D., or equivalent

  2. An equivalent of seven years of experience post-high school that can be met by one of the following: seven years of full-time work experience in a computer or technology related position; an Associate's degree plus five years of full-time work experience in a computer or technology-related position; a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution plus three years of full-time work experience in a computer or technology-related position

  3. Demonstrated English Language proficiency

  4. A Motor Vehicle Driver's license, valid in New York State, may be required for some, but not all positions.

This job has three levels. To qualify for Levels 2 and 3, additional qualifications, such as education, experience, or certification relevant to the area of specialization are required.




CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.


Before applying, candidates are encouraged to visit the Guttman Community College website

( to learn more about the new institution.

From our job posting system, select "Apply Now", create or log in to a user account, and provide the

requested information. If you are viewing this posting from outside our system, access the employment page on our web site and search for this vacancy using the Job ID (22726) or Title Application Developer, IT Associate Level 1).

Make sure to upload a resume with the contact information of 3 professional references (as one document), by the closing date.


September 30, 2021


CUNY Job Posting: Information Technology/Technical


CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.