Programmer/Software Developer

Job | Posted a month ago
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support


Programmer/Software Developer


District Office

Closing Date:
November 17, 2021

Position Purpose:
Under supervision of the Senior Programmer and Network Operations, this software developer/programmer position will perform a variety of specialized duties in the development, implementation and maintenance of district developed or manufacturer developed system software packages to provide timely delivery of services to District customers. Additionally, this position will engage in research, design, development and implementation of new system applications and features as appropriate.

The Programmer job responsibilities include the following

  • Assist the Senior Programmer with all aspects of software design and coding.
  • Make recommendations of critical software and systems upgrades when needed that will ensure Tooele County School District’s network will remain consistently available to end users.
  • Learning the codebase and improving your coding skills
  • Write and maintaining code
  • Analyze performance of programs and take actions to correct deficiencies
  • Respond to concerns about software issues
  • Gather information from users about program functionality
  • Perform software updates on systems
  • Other duties as assigned and required

Formal Education and Certifications
  • Associate Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems; or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Industry certifications in software, systems or network disciplines, preferred
Knowledge and Experience
  • Experience with various operating systems:  Windows, Mac OS, IOS, and Linux Preferred
  • Experience in basic programming languages C++, JavaScript, SQL, C#, HTML and CSS preferred
  • Experience with student information systems preferred
  • Experience creating project plans and tracking progress of individual tasks

Personal Attributes
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Must be physically able to bend, stoop, climb, walk, and lift objects
  • Strong leadership and management skills
  • Must possess an ability to be collaborative with, and communicate clearly and effectively, with all types and levels of employees
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Must possess a high degree of analytical and troubleshooting abilities
  • Maintain positive attitude when dealing with district staff and fellow Tech Department members
  • Ability to work well and maintain composure under the pressures of a dynamic and fast-­-paced environment

Other Requirements:

  • Must be available to work occasional prolonged and irregular hours.

  • Must possess and maintain a Utah driver’s license.

  • Must be able to bend, stoop and lift up to 25 lbs.


  • Full-time, 260 day Contract

  • Lane: District Administrative Salary Schedule:

  • Step: Based on experience

  • Benefit Eligible at a certified rate

    • 10 days sick leave and 24 days annual leave per fiscal year

    Posted By

    Tooele County School District

    92 So. Lodestone , Tooele, UT 84074

    At the following locations

    District Office

    92 South Lodestone Way , Tooele, UT 84074