Programmer/Analyst, Web Developer (On-Call)

Okanagan College



Okanagan College transforms lives and communities.  We are one of Canada’s leading colleges.  We create outstanding educational experiences for our learners, both students and employees.  We work and learn in a welcoming and caring culture.  We are a catalyst for change through collaboration with our learners and partners.  We serve, lead and anticipate the social, economic and environmental needs of communities.


Position Title:

Programmer/Analyst, Web Developer (On-Call)

Competition Number:



IT Services


Software & Support Services




Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Manager, IT Solutions, the Programmer/Analyst, Web Developer develops, tests, deploys, maintains and supports websites, integrations, web and mobile and software applications in support of Okanagan College business requirements.


Education and Experience:

University degree in the field of computer science, information systems, or software engineering, with a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience and ability to use modern Web Development Frameworks, Javascript, CSS, HTML5, and general UI/UX principles is required. Experience with Drupal 8 or similar Content Management System would be an asset.


Skills and Abilities:

• Experience using modern CMS, web development languages and web application frameworks (e.g. Drupal, PHP, C#, .NET, HTML5, JavaScript, CSS, Sass, AJAX, Bootstrap, Angular)
• Understanding of UI / UX, responsive design, web accessibility and web search principles
• Familiar with the use of full-stack development environments (e.g. Linux OS, Windows OS, Git, Jenkins, Docker, Apache, Tomcat, Nginx, IIS, AWS, Azure)
• Working knowledge of relational database concepts and SQL, can develop applications/integrations using APIs, web services, single sign-on and enterprise databases (e.g Oracle, PL/SQL, REST-based services, XML, JSON)
• Familiar with Software Development Life Cycle and Agile software development methodologies
• Applies software development coding standards, data privacy, secure coding, and quality assurance best practices
• Ability to communicate effectively with interdisciplinary teams, technical and non-technical staff at varying levels while exercising courtesy, professionalism, tact and discretion
• Flexible and adaptable with learning, understanding and applying new technologies, methodologies, tools and programming languages
• Strong written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills. Must be able to participate in meetings and group discussions, create formal and informal documentation as necessary
• Proven analytical, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills, ability to investigate and assess software-related issues and products
• Highly self-motivated and directed
• Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
• Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
• Keen attention to detail and a quality driven mindset


Appointment Type:

Support – On Call

Appointment Start Date:



On-call as work is available


Annual Salary/Hourly Rate:

$29.64 – $33.90


Special Instructions to Applicants:

Shortlisted internal candidates must notify the current Support Staff Bargaining Chairperson and Human Resources if they want a Union Observer during interviews and final selection of candidates.


Posting Opening Date:


Posting Closing Date:

Open Until Filled

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please go to the following website: and complete an on-line application.