Full-time Job Openings

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Application Developer - Office of Mediated

March 13, 2015

The Kansas State University Office of Mediated Education (OME), Manhattan Kansas, is seeking applications for an Application Deveoper within the Office of Mediated Education (OME).  The person in this position will build software applications for both academic and administrative computer systems for the Office of Mediated Education (OME).  The developer will work closely with the Application Development Manager and the Associate Director of OME in the development process.  OME serves the campus as a central information technology unit under the direction of the Chief Information Officer/Vice Provost for Information Technology Services, and provides services to support the University’s mission in the areas of teaching and learning, research, and technology transfer.
 
Responsibilities
 
General

  • Developing web-based applications using Java Enterprise Edition and technologies such as EJB/JPA, JMS, JSPs,JSF,and Struts 2. These web-based applications would run on an application server such as JBoss in a Unix-based environment and be backed by an Oracle database.
  • Providing technical support of web based applications developed by OME
  • Working with project team to ensure design specifications meet their needs
  • Developing good user documentation

 
Mandatory Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering or a related field.  Three years of equivalent work experience can be substituted for a bachelor's degree.
  • Experience in Java programming including any part of Java EE
  • Strong working knowledge of Object Oriented theory and design practices
  • Strong working knowledge of relational database theory, designing database models, and building optimal queries
  • Strong written and oral communication skills

    
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Java EE experience including:  Servlets, Java Server Pages (JSP), Enterprise Java Beans (EJB), Java Persistence API (JPA), and Java Messaging Services (JMS).
  • Experience with JBoss or an equivalent application server
  • Experience with web frameworks such as Struts, Java Server Faces (JSF), or Tapestry
  • Familiarity with Oracle database
  • Familiarity with the Unix Environment
  • Experience with HTML/CSS

 
Salary Range: Commensurate with skills and experience
 
Applicants must submit: 

  1. Cover letter reflecting how skills meet the requirements of the position
  2. Resume
  3. Names, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least three professional references

Submit application materials electronically to itsemployment@k-state.edu
Screening of applications will begin March 30, 2015, and will continue until position is filled.
 
Questions may be directed to Viki Horan at vhoran@kstate.edu
 
For a full listing of benefits please visit http://www.k-state.edu/hr/current-employees/benefits/summary.html.

March 3, 2015

 Attached is the dispcription and how to apply

If this matches you and what you’re looking for, please apply online at www.spsci.com  

Computer Programmer - Audio Junction Replacement Services Inc.

March 26, 2015

Full or Part time position(s) open for computer programmer with Linux programming abilities.

All with any hours available please apply. We are on a rapid growth spurt and are in need of programmers to work within the Linux environment.

Looking for at least one and possibly several people to help as soon as possible.

Pay will be reflective of abilities.

Please forward resumes to Darrell Hills (Owner)
Email: darrell@ajrs.com

Computer Support Specialist Instructor - Hutchinson Community College

January 29, 2015

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Essential -
1.   Beginning with the Spring 2015 semester, effectively teach computer courses such as server operating systems, virtualization and software applications.  Assignments may include evening courses and teaching via alternative delivery systems, such as online or hybrid courses.
2.   Establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, administrators, and faculty.
3.   Assess student learning and application of course objectives and competencies.
4.   Design, develop, and maintain course curriculum, materials, assessments, and evaluations according to HCC and state standards, and in response to industry needs and trends.
5.   Work collaboratively on Computer Support Specialist (CSS) and Computer Science (CS) program activities, planning and development.
6.   Recruit students and market for computer classes and the CSS and CS programs.
7.   Participate in program advisory committees with area businesses.
8.   Maintain records and files as requested by the department.
9.   Serve actively in department activities and on campus committees.
10. Arrive on time and successfully complete the responsibilities of the position.
Secondary - 
11. Advise prospective and current students in proper curricula.
12. Pursue professional development opportunities, as needed.
13. Support and participate in student clubs and organizations.
14. Perform other responsibilities as assigned  by the department chairperson and the vice president of academic affairs, and as specified in the local Master Agreement.
QUALIFICATIONS:
1.   Work experience in Computer Support, Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field preferred.  Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field preferred.
2.   Evidence of effective teaching experience at the collegiate level preferred.
3.   Experience with the PC platform required.
4.   Knowledge and experience with server operating systems, virtualization and Microsoft Office required. Knowledge and experience with cyber security preferred.
5.   Knowledge and experience with other hardware, networking or third party certifications (such as Comp TIA A+/NET+, Cisco CCNA/CCNP, or CNSS 4011) preferred.
6.   Ability and willingness to teach via alternative delivery systems including online and/or other distance education modes.
7.   Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, administrators, and faculty.
8.   Ability and willingness to stay current with industry standards and technology,
9.   Excellent organizational skills.
10. Physical requirements include excellent communication skills.
SALARY and STATUS:
The salary is commensurate with qualifications as determined by the 2014-15 Master Agreement Initial Hiring Schedule. This full-time faculty position is 9-months annual, due process eligible, benefit eligible and exempt.

APPLICATION:
Include:     HCC Administrative/Instructional Application Form
                 Transcripts
                 Three letters of reference
Start date: 2015 Fall Semester
Submit application to:
HUMAN RESOURCES, STUDENT UNION
HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE
1300 NORTH PLUM
HUTCHINSON, KS  67501
620-665-3497
mantoothb@hutchcc.edu
HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY, AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
To view the HCC Non-Discrimination Notice, please visit, 
www.hutchcc.edu
Veteran/Disability
HCC reserves the right to revise or change job responsibilities as the need occurs.  This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract for employment; rather, it is a clarification of the responsibilities of the position.

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January 6, 2015

The Concord Consortium, an educational nonprofit located in Concord, MA, and Emeryville, CA, is seeking talented software developers to create innovative science, engineering and math activities. As a software developer you will build the components of these activities and improve the systems for authoring, launching and reporting on the activities.
In addition you will:

  • practice TDD or BDD
  • write open source code
  • work on week long iterations with a project leader and other developers
  • learn a project’s science, engineering, or math subject matter well enough to work effectively with the project leader
  • rotate between several projects, switching roughly once a month
  • suggest new technology ideas to project leaders
  • contribute to open source projects and create and maintain your own open source projects

To accomplish this you need:

  • experience with a web scripting language such as JavaScript, Ruby or Python
  • courage and confidence to work in an agile environment
  • undergraduate degree in CS, mathematics, natural sciences or equivalent experience
  • to have completed a software project with a team of developers
  • ability to work independently when necessary
  • good verbal and written communication skills

You will be even more successful if you have experience with or interest in:

  • JavaScript and Ruby on Rails or a similar framework
  • automated testing
  • Git
  • Linux
  • science, math or related fields
  • Mac OSX and Windows
  • user interface development
  • passion for deeply beautiful design
  • cloud-based deployment
  • working on an agile team
  • JQuery, SproutCore, Java

The Concord Consortium offers a rich variety of benefits, including up to four weeks vacation, medical and dental insurance, tuition reimbursement, a generous TIAA-CREF retirement plan, life and short- and long-term disability insurance. Our Concord, MA location is just outside historic downtown Concord, next to the commuter rail stop. Our Emeryville, CA location is in the heart of Emeryville, reachable from the BART station via the Emery Go Round shuttle. Our work environment is casual and stimulating. Join us to be part of a creative community of geeks and science, math and engineering fanatics. We have frequent BYOB (Bring Your Own Bagged lunch) for technical demos, sometimes including invited guests from local and distant nonprofits, tech groups and more. Themed potluck lunches occur several times per year (our taco bar for Cinco de Mayo is delish!). We’re a creative, intelligent, happy bunch —check out our profiles.

If you are authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer, and you have the required qualifications please email your resume to software-developer-job@concord.org
The Concord Consortium is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

IT Application Support Specialist - Office of Mediated Education-Kansas State University

March 13, 2015

The Kansas State University Office of Mediated Education (OME), Manhattan Kansas, is seeking applications for an IT Application Support Specialist within the Office of Mediated Education (OME).  The person in this position will work closely with the Database Administrators and Application Integration Specialists to maintain business critical systems for several specific departments and special business projects.  This position will report to the Associate Director of Application Infrastructure and Integration in OME. Initially this position will be tasked to projects for Global Campus and the Kansas Child Care Training Opportunities (KCCTO) and serve as liaison to those units for ITS.   OME serves the campus as a central information technology unit under the direction of the Vice Provost for Academic Services and Technology and provides services to support the University’s mission in the areas of teaching and learning, research, and technology transfer.
 
Responsibilities
 
General

  • Coordinate special projects for KCCTO and Global Campus to align with the technical and security standards and practices used across ITS.
  • Represent the business needs of these supported units at team sprint planning and review meetings

KCCTO

  • Investigate and recover historical databases and migrate long term data management system to a more usable and reliable enterprise RDBMS
  • Develop a backup and production storage plan for the data
  • Work with KCCTO leadership to design a way to manage their existing data including registration records and completion data for their clients
  • Develop a solution for managing and importing existing registrations into the K-State Online LMS
  • Select and manage an online registration system that ties into the LMS processes
  • Work with KCCTO leadership to analyze existing business processes and implement improvements as needed
  • Provide general software and hardware support for office staff in conjunction with iTAC

Global Campus

  • Design, modify and implement Access applications to support Global Campus business functions
  • Develop and maintain custom reports and Access queries as needed for Global campus
  • Build and deploy web-based forms for both internal and external customers
  • Maintain and support use of mailing and opt-out databases used by Global Campus
  • Maintain technical documentation for supported systems
  • Provide support to alumni records system 
  • Develop, maintain and support custom queries and scripts as necessary

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • 2 years’ experience developing and supporting Access database applications
  • Relational database design experience
  • Experience with business process analysis
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate with diverse groups
  • Strong customer service skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or associate degree + 2 years’ relevant experience) in related field of study
  • .NET development experience

 Salary Range: Commensurate with skills and experience
 
Applicants must submit: 

  1. Cover letter reflecting how skills meet the requirements of the position
  2. Resume
  3. Names, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least three professional references

Submit application materials electronically to itsemployment@k-state.edu

Screening of applications will begin March 30, 2015, and will continue until position is filled.

Questions may be directed to Viki Horan at vhoran@kstate.edu

For a full listing of benefits please visit http://www.k-state.edu/hr/current-employees/benefits/summary.html.

March 4, 2015

Professional software services firm who specializes in enterprise level custom software development, testing, and business intelligence. Seeking to add mid and senior level Java Developers, .NET Developers and, SDETS (Software Development Engineer in Test).

If interested, please visit: http://www.xpanxion.com/jobs_US.html

Network Specialist - Kansas State University Department of Mathematics

February 23, 2015

Network Specialist

The Kansas State University Department of Mathematics is hiring a full-time Network Specialist to manage the department’s computer network. Bachelors degree in computer science or related field OR combination of education, training and directly related computing experience may be substituted. Minimum 2 years of experience installing and maintaining system control programs and proprietary software products in a multi-programming computer facility. Must be able to move computer equipment throughout the building or to other facilities for repair. Preferred qualifications include a four year degree in computer science or related discipline, extensive knowledge of the Linux/Unix operating system, Apache web server, network and PC software. Salary in the low-60s. 

For more information, contact Professor Andy Bennett at (785) 532-0559, or at bennett@math.ksu.edu, or go to www.math.ksu.edu/main/jobs/. Please submit applications via email to math@math.ksu.edu. Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Kansas State University actively seeks diversity among its employees and encourages applications from women and minorities. A background check is required.

RESEARCH TECHNICIAN - The J.R. Macdonald Laboratory, Department of Physics, Kansas State University

March 24, 2015

RESEARCH TECHNICIAN
J. R. MACDONALD LABORATORY
 
The J.R. Macdonald Laboratory, Department of Physics, Kansas State University, is seeking a research technician to provide technical support for the experimental physicists in the laboratory.  The Laboratory is a world class atomic, molecular, and optical physics research facility that houses state of the art ultrafast laser systems and ion sources. This position involves the construction and maintenance of all vacuum systems in the lab, the design and construction of experimental research apparatus, and overall management of the laboratory physical plant.  A bachelor’s degree is required, as well as three years of experience in a technical field. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in high vacuum systems (further training will be available) and thorough knowledge of machine tools.  Interested candidates should submit a letter of application along with a resume and three letters of reference to jrmsearch@phys.ksu.edu.   Screening of applications will begin April 1, and continue until the position is filled. 
Kansas State University is an EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.  Kansas State University actively seeks diversity among its employees.  Background check required.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application along with a resume and three letters of reference to jrmsearch@phys.ksu.edu.   Screening of applications will begin April 1, and continue until the position is filled. 

January 13, 2015

Senior Web Developer (Manhattan, KS or remote)

About Us

We are creating a web application to make project reporting easier and more robust. Our current clients are government grant recipients; we enable them to track their work and participants, and to report back to their funding organizations.

We are passionate about eliminating the stress and complexity inherent in data collection, to save taxpayer money and everyone’s sanity with an easy-to-use project impact reporting platform. Collecting data to report the successes, failures, and overall impacts of a project is a tedious and time-consuming process. Piestar automates much of this process and facilitates team collaboration. We officially founded Piestar, Inc. in June, 2014 and have a growing number of clients and success stories.

About this Position

As a small but growing startup looking for our first employees, we are looking for passionate and motivated individuals to come alongside and grow with us. Our primary need is a full-stack web developer but we are also looking for individuals skilled in specific aspects of the web application development process.

Requirements
•Insatiable desire to build cool things and help others
•Highly skilled web developer
•Analytical thinker with ability to navigate complex problems.
•Team player with a desire to both teach and learn from others.
•Humble attitude and a thick skin. We routinely critique code but never attack individuals.

Bonus Points

Superhero skills in any of the following will earn you kudos. And likely a job offer.
•PHP / Laravel
•JavaScript
•Linux / server / cloud administration and building a scaleable infrastructure (AWS, automated deploys, etc.)
•Database design guru
•UX design
•Software architecture
•People / Project Management Methodologies (Agile, waterfall, etc)
•Quality Assurance, unit testing, TDD/BDD/DDD, etc.

Our Current Technology Stack
•PHP using the Laravel framework
•MySQL/PostgresQL
•JQuery / Less
•PHPUnit / Composer
•Git / Vagrant / Linux / Linode
•Currently using new MacBooks Pro’s, but we’re OS-agnostic. New toys do come with the job, though

To Apply

Please send the following to jobs@piestar.com:
•Resume
•Brief email highlighting your skills and why you’d like to join our team.
•Links to cool projects you’ve done (even non-web related), with a brief description of your role in their creation.

Piestar, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Software developer/engineer - Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

February 6, 2015

Technology Solutions Delivery: Job Family Descriptions

Application Development
 

The Application Development teams provide architecture, software development, application support, and business technology consulting services to the Federal Reserve System and government agencies. As a complement to the services listed, this area offers particular expertise in data management, data analytics and reporting, application integration, payments system development, HR technology solutions, business process management, and user experience design. The Application Development teams provide opportunities forlong-term career progression through a multitude of technology areas and rotational opportunities across a diverse set of business lines.
 

Business Intelligence

The Business Intelligence teams help business lines within the Federal Reserve System and with outside government agencies extract meaningful and actionable information from their data. The process employs combined skills of data analysts, data modelers, data architects, ETL developers and Business Intelligence report developers. The prospect of building skills in multiple areas is common and encouraged within the team to build overall team strength and foster career advancement.

Database Administration

The Database Administration team has responsibility for ensuring all business data is managed and maintained in an easily accessible, yet secure fashion. Database Administrators (DBAs) work with developers, system administrators, application administrators and project managers to support new applications as well as provide production support for current applications. Responsibilities also include coordinating maintenance activities, assisting troubleshooting efforts and implementing data contingency plans. The Database Administration team offers a rewarding and challenging opportunity in the management and support of Federal Reserve System databases.
 

Development Operations

The Development Operations team conducts centralized functions in support of application development teams and processes. The team is responsible for source code management, application deployments, management of development tools, application security scanning and many compliance reporting processes. The Development Operations team fosters communication, collaboration and innovation through oversight of a broad IT process spectrum and core systems used by software development teams.

Middleware Services

The Application Deployment and Middleware Services team coordinates integration of software applications on Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City networks and web servers. Responsibilities also include coordination of application integration activities between user teams and other IT groups, assisting other technical support teams in resolving problems and ensuring applications are installed correctly. Service to an assortment of customers facilitates exposure to various business lines and provides broad application experience.
 
Software Quality Assurance

 

The Software Quality Assurance (SQA) team provides software testing services to internal Federal Reserve Bank business lines, as well as external customers, such as the U.S. Treasury. Services performed by SQA analysts include: development integration testing, quality assurance testing, user acceptance testing, performance testing, load testing and automated testing using a variety of software tools and technologies. Core values of the SQA team include industry experience and professional development investment.
 

User Experience and Web Solutions

The User Experience and Web Solutions teams bring great end-user experiences to enterprise applications. Designers, usability analysts and front-end developers work with a wide range of staff to develop web-based and mobile user interfaces. The teams advocate for user-friendly design and develop widely used websites and web applications across the Federal Reserve System. Personal growth is encouraged for all team members, with an emphasis placed on career progression, diverse portfolio experiences, and the delivery of high quality products to a broad customer base.

February 19:  Bank President Esther George will be hosting a live stream event titled “The Economy. The Fed. Lead & Serve.”  The event gives students an opportunity to connect directly with Esther George and hear her views on current economic issues that are important to students and about why the Bank is a great place to start a career and serve the public.  The attached document provides registration details.
February 25:  We will have representatives on-campus to participate in the Business and Hospitality Career Fair.  Stop by and visit our booth!

https://frb.taleo.net/careersection/10jcampus/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en

https://www.kansascityfed.org/careers/#main

Please note that our resume submission date is February 25.  

 
Carolyn Thornton
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
1 Memorial Drive
Kansas City, MO 64198
Email: carolyn.thornton@kc.frb.org
O: 816.881.2254
F: 816.881.2196
http://www.kansascityfed.org/

Web Developer - Lifeboat Creative

February 24, 2015

POSITION: Web Developer Full-Time HOURS:  8A-5P / Monday - Friday POSTED: February 2015

RESPONSIBILITIES:
•  Take creative designs and turn them into dynamic, responsive web sites and applications.
•  Check cross browser and platform compatibility (IE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, iOs, Android, Windows and Mac)
• Maintain existing websites by debugging issues, applying fixes, and making changes as needed.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
•  Strong Web Front-End Development (HTML5, CSS3, AJAX, JavaScript, jQuery)
•  Strong Web Back-End Development (PHP 5+, XML, MySQL)
•  Strong object-oriented programming skills
•  Strong relational database skills
•  Experience using MVC frameworks such as Laravel or CodeIgnitor
•  Experience with RESTful Web services.
•  Familiarity with GIT for version control
•  Basic knowledge of GNU/Linux and Apache web server
•  Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop
•  Able to take initiative to research and learn emerging technologies
• Strong communication and time management skills, and the ability to balance high quality work standards against time constraints.
•  CMS Experience such as ExpressionEngine or WordPress
•  Productive in a team environment
 

CONTACT: Colt Cox / Lead Web Developer / 316-303-9460 / colt@lifeboatcreative.com