Software Engineer
Bellevue, NE
Job Description

Student centric. Fast-paced. Collaborative. Innovative. These are all words our employees use to describe the Bellevue University work experience. Our reputation as a growing, progressive University requires us to recruit and retain only the most dynamic and qualified individuals in their fields. We aspire to be nationally recognized as the respected and trusted source of learning needed to thrive and succeed in the face of a rapidly changing world. We offer learning experiences that have the ability to create positive change for individuals, for strategic partners and for our nation. To accomplish our strategic plan, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect and understanding that promotes open communication, personal and professional development, long-term employees and long-term success. We are committed to fostering a workplace that is not only challenging, but also rich with opportunity and reward.

Bellevue University offers quality liberal arts and career-oriented programs at undergraduate and graduate levels to a diverse student body through both in-class and online venues. Our Enterprise Applications Team is currently looking for an energetic and knowledgeable individual to fill our Software Engineer Position.

Primary Function: The Software Engineer is responsible for analysis, designing, developing, deploying, and monitoring business applications and enterprise systems with built-in quality in mind. Solutions are primarily developed using Java, C#, JavaScript, XHTML, CSS, PHP, PeopleCode, PeopleTools, SQL, and SQR. The Software Engineer will serve as developer and quality specialist working closely with cross-functional members of an Agile Delivery team. You will also participate in the review and selection of new technology and changes to existing solutions.


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, software engineering or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum one (1) year experience developing software applications with Java, C#, and PHP and like languages required.
  • Experience with PeopleSoft, Salesforce or Blackboard is a plus.
  • Experience with PeopleTools, PeopleCode, and PeopleSoft SQR is desirable.
  • Experience with Web Services, relational database, SQL and Oracle.
  • Experience with Agile Development, Test Driven Development, or related lifecycle methodologies.
  • Ability to learn new concepts, adaptable and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Prior experience interviewing end-users for insight on functionality, interface, problems, and/or usability issues.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, communication, presentation, and documentation skills.

Bellevue University, the largest private, non-profit university in Nebraska, is located just south of Omaha and is part of a vibrant and prosperous metropolitan area of nearly one million residents. Forbes has ranked Omaha as the nation's most affordable place to live (2011), one of the top ten fastest growing cities in America (2010), and one of the best places for business and careers in America (2010). We emphasize teaching excellence, cyber-active learning, and interactive education. Benefits (health, dental, vision, tuition, etc.) are available with this position.

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Bellevue University prepares (1) an Annual Security Report to comply with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act; (2) a Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program (DAAPP) Disclosure to comply with the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act; and (3) and Consumer Information to comply with the Higher Education Opportunity Act. In addition to this, Bellevue University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All prospective employees may obtain a copy by clicking the preceding links or by requesting copies from the Dean of Students office by calling 402-557-7028 or emailing a request to

Job Type Full-time