Job Location:
FHSU Main Campus (Hays, Kansas)


Enterprise Systems

Job Posting Title

Applications Developer II – Technology Services

Job Description

The Applications Developer II performs complex analysis, design, development, testing, and debugging of software ranging from operating system architecture integration and software design to assisting in the transition from a legacy database system to a university-wide cloud-based academic resource management system. Designs, codes, tests, deploys, and documents critical and complex application programs for computer systems. Establishes project standards and processes. Successful applicant will work well independently or within a team setting and own the projects being assigned, while demonstrating strong skills in object oriented design, patterns and programming. The applicant will need to be able to communicate clearly, concisely and accurately to FHSU faculty, staff, and students.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Related Field


  • Experience with enterprise resource planning systems such as Workday
  • Knowledge of reporting tools, such as BIRT, Crystal Reports, or SSRS
  • Experience with XML and XSLT
  • Experience with Object-Oriented Programming, such as ASP.NET, C#, Java, JQuery, JavaScript, PHP, SQL, MySQL, and/or Visual Studio

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Review of applications will immediately and continue until filled.

BENEFITS:  Competitive benefit package http://www.fhsu.edu/humanresourceoffice/Prospective-Employees/

REQUIRED APPLICATION DOCUMENTS:  Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and names and contact information for three professional references.  Please submit application documents in one PDF file.

APPLICATION PROCESS:  To apply for this position, please visit https://fhsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CAREERS.  Only electronic applications submitted through the webpage will be accepted.

If you have questions regarding the position, please contact:
Name: Travis W. Taggart 
E-mail: [email protected]

Community of Hays

FHSU is located in Hays, a vibrant college town of approximately 20,000, located halfway between Kansas City and Denver on Interstate 70. Hays is the regional center for education, health care, professional services, shopping, culture, and recreation for the western half of Kansas. The community boasts excellent recreational programs and facilities, including the comprehensive Center for Health Improvement, Hays Aquatic Park, Smoky Hill Country Club, Hays Municipal Golf Course, and extensive walking, running, and biking trails. Hays is within 45 minutes of two large lakes that offer great opportunities for boating, fishing, and camping. The Hays Municipal Airport provides connecting service to Denver with several flights daily. The Hays community is home to excellent Pre-K and K-12, public and private schools. With over 60 restaurants, major retail outlets, a low unemployment rate, and very short commute times, the city provides a safe, welcoming, low-cost, high-quality living environment for the residents who call “Hays, America” home.

Notice of Non-discrimination – Fort Hays State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, religion, national origin, color, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or veteran status.

Background Check: Final candidate will have consented to and successfully completed a criminal background check.

Notice to KPERS retirees applying for a position: Recent legislation changes working-after-retirement rules for both you and your employer if you go back to work for a KPERS employer. Please contact your KPERS representative or www.kpers.org for further information on how this might affect you.