Employment Opportunities

Jr. Programmer
Computer Center
Date Posted:
Closing Date:
Open Until filled


The Junior Programmer position supports the securing, implementation, maintenance, and upgrade of Hampton University’s Student Information System (SIS)/Enterprise Resource Program (ERP), Banner. The successful candidate will provide initial Tier I/II technical support and functional assistance to campus faculty and staff. The Junior Programmer is required to assist in writing, testing, maintaining, and supporting PL/SQL scripts in a heterogeneous Windows, Linux, and macOS environment. As a member of a technical team, the successful candidate will provide backup support for other Programmer team members as necessary.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Serve as a junior technical member providing technical assistance

  • Maintain technical documentation

  • Provide and support ad-hoc and audit reports

  • Assist with performing SIS/ERP system backup and disaster recovery

  • Assist with applying SIS/ERP security updates, patches, and upgrades

  • Support and troubleshoot Procedural Structured Query Language (PL/SQL) scripts

  • Automate data extraction, insertion, and integration with the SIS/ERP environment

  • Provide functional support to various Banner ERP modules

  • Analyze daily and real-time reports for several Banner ERP modules

  • Assist campus faculty and staff on various Banner ERP modules

  • Providing Tier I/II support for Windows, macOS, and Linux clients

  • Perform other technical duties as directed


  • Associates’ degree in related field and/or equivalent training or relevant experience
  • Equivalent technical training and/or work experience may suffice in lieu of academic requirements
  • Current CompTIA, Microsoft, or other industry related certification desired
  • Must be able to pass background and drug screening tests


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Able to demonstrate strong critical thinking and analytical skills

  • Some familiarity with computer programming fundamentals

  • Understanding of Oracle Procedural Structured Query Language (PL/SQL) scripts

  • Experience using and querying Oracle 11g and 12c databases

  • Ability to plan, document, and communicate

  • Preferred experience working in a Linux/UNIX environment

  • Preferred working knowledge of enterprise relational databases (MSSQL, Oracle, etc.)

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office 2013/2016/2019 Products

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Application for Educational Support Staff Employmenteither via email at HROffice@hamptonu.edu or fax to (757) 727-5969:

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

**No phone calls

**Incomplete applications will not be considered

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