Web Application Developer/Senior Web Application Developer

University Enterprises, Inc.   Sacramento, CA   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on March 10, 2023
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Web Application Developer/Senior Web Application Developer

Office of Water Programs

The Office of Water Programs (OWP) is a research and training organization located on the Sacramento State campus. OWP is seeking a Web Application Developer or a Senior Web Application Developer.

The OWP Research Group provides technical expertise and applied research services in water quality monitoring and evaluation, stormwater permits and best management practices (BMPs), water and wastewater treatment, and water resources. OWP provides an excellent opportunity to work in an entrepreneurial, collaborative manner with a small, highly proficient group of professionals on projects that require innovative solutions.

As a self-supporting entity, OWP obtains its funding from contracts and competitive grants. Past clients include California state agencies, including Caltrans, State Water Resources Control Board, Department of Water Resources, Office of Emergency Services, Department of Toxic Substances Control, and Department of Parks and Recreation. Other clients and partnerships have included environmental consulting firms, equipment manufacturers, and the California
Stormwater Quality Association.

OWP has successfully competed for state and federal grant funds. Recent grants include a $10M award to provide drinking water technical assistance to disadvantaged communities in California and a $4.9M award to develop a program that allows licensed child care centers in California to sign up for free lead testing of their drinking water and free replacement of contaminated drinking water fixtures. OWP, through an EPA grant, is the EPA Region 9 Environmental Finance Center (EFC). As the EFC and through a state grant program, OWP provides water, wastewater, and
groundwater technical assistance to disadvantaged communities.

Apply now and search for the jobs listed below to submit an online application. These positions are open until filled with a priority review date of Monday, March 27, 2023. We encourage you to apply to the position that best suits your qualifications. Please only apply to one position.

  • Web Application Developer $6,130 - $9,195 per month
  • Senior Web Application Developer $6,590 - $9,884 per month

BENEFITS: UEI offers an excellent benefits package that includes:

  • Participation in CalPERS Retirement Program
  • Paid Vacation Time – starting at 10 hours accrued/month
  • Paid Sick Time – 8 hours accrued/month
  • Paid Holidays – 13 paid holidays per year including paid time off the week between Christmas Day and New Year’s Day as the CSUS campus is closed
  • Excellent medical benefits – 100% employer-paid medical & dental for employee-only coverage and low cost for family coverage
  • Educational Assistance Program for employees and/or dependents

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: This is a full-time, exempt from overtime, benefited position, covered under the California Public Employees’ Retirement System. Continued employment in this position is dependent upon the mutual consent of University Enterprises, Inc. (UEI) and the employee, and either University Enterprises or the employee can, at any time, terminate the employment relationship at will, with or without cause.

Sacramento State requires all campus employees, including auxiliary employees, to be fully vaccinated, including a booster, against COVID-19 unless they have a qualifying exemption.


The Web Application Developer develops software for OWP. The position manages the full life cycle of the web application development process. This includes but is not limited to designing and developing new applications, maintaining existing applications, responding to reported software defects, and providing support to fellow IT staff in implementing large and complex projects. The position reports to and receives general direction from the Senior Web Developer.

The Senior Web Developer acts as the Technical Advisor for OWP and is responsible for overall IT systems analysis, design, modifications, installation, and maintenance of application programs, integrated systems, or software solutions including databases to meet user and organizational information needs. This position is designed to support the activities and needs of the OWP. The position reports to and receives general direction from the Associate Director of Administration. The position supervises Web Application Developers and student assistants. The incumbent is expected to work independently, without technical supervisory support.

See individual job postings for a full list of duties and responsibilities.


Both positions require a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems or related field or equivalent combination of education and/or work experience. They also require excellent oral and written communication skills. See individual job postings for other minimum qualification requirements.

Note: This position vacancy is with University Enterprises Inc., an auxiliary organization of California State University, Sacramento. This is not a University position; the incumbent will be an employee of University Enterprises. University Enterprises operates commercial enterprises on the California State University, Sacramento campus; it is responsible for grant and contract management and fiscal services for University research and sponsored programs and provides fiscal services to University related agencies and activities. University Enterprises is a non-profit corporation governed by a board of directors in conformance with the appropriate State of California codes and policy directives of the Board of Trustees and the campus administration.

University Enterprises is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an active nondiscrimination program. It is the stated policy of University Enterprises that all employees and applicants shall receive equal consideration and treatment. All recruitment, hiring, placement, and promotions will be on a basis of qualifications of the individual for the position being filled, regardless of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age (over 40 years), sex, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition (diagnosis or history of cancer)*, citizenship, veteran status, or physical or mental disability. Any persons who feel that they have been discriminated against in connection with an application for employment should contact University Enterprises' Director of Human Resources at (916) 278-7003. *As defined in Section 12926(F), Government Code 12990.