Career Opportunities


Career Opportunities
Newborn Screening Java Application Developer - Administration and Finance Division
Ankeny, Iowa Facility

The State Hygienic Laboratory at the University of Iowa is seeking a Java Application Developer. The person in this position is responsible for the development and support of Java based applications that support the State Hygienic Laboratory (SHL)’s Newborn Screening Program. Responsibilities include development of n-Tier Java Applications, working with staff in the SHL’s Newborn Screening program to gather requirements, and supporting program workflows.

This position will work closely with technical and functional partners to determine requirements and create comprehensive solutions using modern technologies. The individual in this position will be expected to enhance and support systems including the SHL’s Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) OpenELIS.

This position will work alongside department senior technical staff to design, develop, implement, and support these solutions. This position is responsible for mission-critical enterprise applications and sensitive data, so attention to detail and quality are critical.

Location: Ankeny, Iowa

For more information, please view the job description.

To apply: See requisition 21001185 at

Applicable background checks will be conducted.

Advertising started January 25, 2021 and will run through March 31, 2021.

Reminder: Once the advertising window has closed all opportunities to apply for the position end, and no additional applications can be considered.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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Last updated March 1, 2021