Informational Technology Position - EastConn Regional Education Service Center
Position: Informational Technology Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Application Programmer/Database Developer I (#3823)
Job Location: Hampton, CT
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: EastConn Regional Education Service Center
Hampton, CT 06247
Telephone: 860-455-1630
Job Description:

EASTCONN TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS is seeking an application developer to build and maintain portal-based web applications and mobile device applications. The successful candidate will be able to work in a small team environment and be primarily responsible for system design, application development, testing, implementation, and database administration. 

Reports to: Director of Technology Solutions/CTO 

  • Collaborate with partners and team members on the development of applications and systems
  • Gather, translate and refine business requirements into technical specifications
  • Develop user interfaces, write and debug code, design data bases, write documentation
  • Apply production control and version control methodologies
  • Assure system availability and stability; proactively monitor servers, applications and services
  • Perform regular and on-demand system backups and recoveries
  • Maintain relationships with current partners
  • Recognize opportunities for new projects and new partners
  • Research, evaluate and recommend technologies to support educational/business requirements
  • Create and maintain documentation for all processes and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor
  • Some local travel
  • Develop skills in coaching, mentoring, and/or training in formal and informal settings
  • Develop skills to plan, analyze, design, implement and maintain custom web applications end to end

Required Skills
  • Programming proficiency in in a C-family programming language (C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, etc.)
  • Programming proficiency PHP or PYTHON
  • Knowledge of SWIFT and its applications
  • Understanding of LAMP-stack application development
  • Understanding of the MVC application paradigm
  • Strong understanding of DBMs, SQL, and data organization strategies
  • Exceptional technical-problem solving skills
  • Superior verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to successfully work with all personality types in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong technical aptitude and ability to research & solve complex issues independently
  • Ability to analyze systems and make recommendations to improve performance, security and reliability
  • Experience with Kotlin, React Native, Flutter, Ionic, Xamarin, Node.js, Appcelerator Titanium, Corona or other cross-platform mobile application development framework
  • Strong knowledge of PHP 5+ and Object-Oriented Programming
  • Knowledge of PHP Frameworks such as Laravel, ZEND (2 or greater), or similar
  • Proficient with JavaScript libraries such as JQuery/Bootstrap, Angular or React
  • Strong HTML 5 and CSS coding skills
  • Demonstrated experience with PHP applications that deliver dynamic content from MySQL databases
  • Familiarity with Object Oriented (OO) Design and Model-View-Controller architecture
  • BS in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent combination of education or experience
  • Valid CT driver's license and access to an insured vehicle
Desirable Skills
  • Managing and administering SQL, MySQL, and/or Access databases
  • Familiar with Linux and Apache 2 configuration in a Linux environment
All applicants should be prepared to submit a portfolio of his or her professional or academic work.

To apply for this position, please visit our website at: and follow the on-screen instructions.


** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.