Senior ServiceNow Developer
Job ID: R0025267 | Systems Engineering, Design and Development | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The University of Virginia is seeking a Senior ServiceNow Developer to join the Information Technology Services team (ITS). This position will support IT Service Management (ITSM) through advanced application development. The selected applicant will have the opportunity to support critical operational services and high-priority strategic projects in support of the University's mission.

We are looking for an experienced developer to join our team as soon as possible to begin serving as an essential resource for several near-term, time-sensitive ITS projects, including the Finance Strategic Transformation (FST) ITS systems remediation project, configuration management, billing integration project, and our next ServiceNow upgrade. This is a full-time, salaried position where you can continue your career.

ITS at UVA is a phenomenal place to lead, grow and deliver impact. It's an organization that values results and teamwork. We like the people we work with and the work we get to do. We strive to create a welcoming and supportive workplace where everyone feels empowered to be their authentic selves and share ideas. We embrace a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. ITS values work-life balance and provides flexible work location options where possible. Please see additional information about joining our team.

Duties & Responsibilities Include:
  • Facilitating successful completion of large technical projects as part of collaborative project teams.
  • Designing end-to-end solutions encompassing positive and consistent user experience, alignment with ITSM and ServiceNow best practices, and scalability.
  • Developing and implementing advanced workflows, business rules, script includes, client scripts, service portal widgets, Flows and other scripting solutions.
  • Contributing technical expertise across the platform's applications, to include, but not limited to, ITSM, ITBM, security response and integrations.
  • Reviewing and providing recommendations on internal security configurations, compliance and areas of improvement.
  • Debugging, diagnosing and enhancing service portal themes, UI scripts and widgets. Designing improvements and new customizations using CSS, HTML, AngularJS and other programming languages.
  • Designing and implementing integrations with external platforms using LDAP integrations, IntegrationHub and MID Server data sources, as well as custom REST/SOAP APIs.
  • Incorporating total quality into designs, leveraging Automated Test Framework and other available tools to spot defects in sub-production testing, and alerting on defects in production environments.
  • Providing expert troubleshooting on complex issues, serving as escalation point to other platform administrators/analysts/developers.
  • Proactively staying up-to-date in platform capabilities, research and recommended use of new ServiceNow platform features/plugins to improve the user experience, improve process quality and educate new team members.
  • Producing system design documentation for developed applications and updated solutions.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
  • High school diploma and five years of relevant experience, at least four of which were working specifically as a ServiceNow Developer or ServiceNow Engineer.
  • ServiceNow certification as a ServiceNow Certified System Administrator (ServiceNow CSA) or Certified Application Developer (ServiceNow CAD).
  • Preference will be given to candidates with an ITIL certification.

Benefits Include:
  • The choice between 3 different health plans
  • Vision and dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Benefits savings accounts
  • Starting with 22 days of paid time off a year in addition to 12 or more paid holidays
  • 8 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Short-term disability
  • Up to $4,360 after your first year for combined use of tuition toward a degree-seeking program or up to $2,000 for professional development, including classes, certification training and conferences
  • And more

The selected applicant will be required to complete a background check prior to their first day of employment per university policy.

This position will not sponsor applicants for work visas.

Anticipated hiring range: $107,000 - $125,000


COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.


Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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