Sr. Java Programmer at Careerbuilder in Miami, Florida

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

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The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center is actively seeking a full-time Sr. Java Programmer. The incumbent participates in the analysis of information systems problems and the development of solutions to those problems. An employee in this position works with user personnel on problem areas to define pertinent specifications for applications. The incumbent also performs database and program design, coding, and other programming tasks from general directions.


  • Analyzes problem areas, designs, and implements system improvements.

  • Advises appropriate personnel on the implications of new or revised systems.

  • Analyzes documents, files, and reports related to workflow.

  • Organizes data files and prepares flowcharts of data movement.

  • Documents procedures and operation methods.

  • Trains and prepares instructional material for operations and users.

  • Designs, records, and report formats.

  • Designs, programs, tests, implements, and documents program logic.

  • Prepares test data and analyzes program performance during testing.

  • Designs program controls and control procedures. Designs conversion procedures and prepares operation instructions.

  • Develops and produces computerized personnel and budget reports used in negotiations.

  • Prepares personnel activity, project status, and program status reports.

  • Devises data verification methods and standard system procedures.

  • Participates in certain aspects of user consulting, systems analysis and design, and vendor contracts.

  • Learns user function and role in the enterprise to facilitate job functions.

  • Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Informatics or relevant fie

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:

  • Skill in collecting, organizing, and analyzing data.

  • Ability to recognize, analyze, and solve a variety of problems.

  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in making critical decisions.

Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience and/or certifications may be considered.

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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