Staff Openings at MU




Position: Web/Digital Programmerr

Department: Business Application Services – Information Technology Services

Job Responsibilities and Duties: Reporting to the Director of Application Services, the Digital Interactive Programmer performs a variety of digital programming functions for the University.

Essential Job Functions

  • Support current web pages/applications/mobile apps for the University, including Microsoft Office SharePoint Server.
  • Responsible for 1st tier support of the University’s digital interactive needs.
  • Support and help develop electronic forms in order to integrate as many University processes as possible.
  • Support Business Application Services projects and products.
  • Attend meetings to provide insight and technical information regarding digital functionality.
  • Write and maintain user and technical documentation related to programs and workflows developed for University departments.
  • Maintain and expand skill set to include new development technologies.
  • All other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Secondary Job Functions

  • Support broader ITS department as needed
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science preferred.  High school diploma required.
  • Computer programming experience required.
  • Microsoft Office SharePoint Server.
  • Must have programming experience in XHTML, Javascript, CSS, ASP.NET, and VB.NET.
  • Should have experience configuring IIS and the ability to maintain a Windows server running IIS.
  • iOS experience desirable.
  • SQL database knowledge required.
  • Should have experience developing Web sites based on current W3C standards.  All sites should be Section 508 accessible.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office products – specifically Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Access.
  • Must be capable of producing quality technical documentation for archival and training purposes.
  • Professional appearance and the ability to interact effectively with persons at all organizational levels are essential.  Must represent the Manchester University with the highest degree of professionalism.
  • Must be highly self-directed, well organized, detail oriented and comfortable completing tasks with a minimum of direct supervision.
  • Must possess the ability to multitask and coordinate multiple office activities simultaneously while completing assigned tasks in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Must be trustworthy with knowledge of confidential University business data.
  • Must be able to consistently present a positive attitude and contribute to a harmonious team environment.
  • Must be able to flex work schedule to meet occasional demands of the University ITS operations.
  • Must be able to type in a professional manner and at a professional speed.

General Information: Manchester University is an independent, liberal arts university with a campus in North Manchester, Ind., where approximately 1,300 students choose from at least 60 areas of undergraduate study, two master's programs and 19 NCAA Division III varsity sports. Our second campus in Fort Wayne is home to Manchester University College of Pharmacy, where graduates are awarded the Pharm.D. Doctoral degree.

Manchester has a distinctive commitment to developing respect for ethnic, cultural and religious pluralism and an international consciousness. Manchester University respects the infinite worth of every individual and graduates persons of ability and conviction who draw upon their education and faith to lead principled, productive, and compassionate lives that improve the human condition. As an institution rooted in the tradition of the Church of the Brethren, Manchester University values learning, faith, service, integrity, diversity, and community.

Work Schedule: This is a full time, exempt position. Forty (40) hours per week (8:00am-5:00pm M-F) will be the general rule.  However, depending on the project cycles and workflow demands of the University, additional hours or workday schedule changes may be required occasionally.

*Limited travel for training purposes required.

What We Offer: We offer competitive pay and the opportunity to serve in a dynamic educational environment committed to graduating persons of ability and conviction. We are consistently ranked as an Honor Roll Great College to Work For by the Chronicle of Higher Education.

To Apply: Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please send a cover letter, resume and completed employment application to:

Preferred method of application:

E-mail questions to

Manchester University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who further diversify our faculty and staff are warmly welcome.



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