Full-time Job Openings

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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Department of Computer Science

April 8, 2016

The department of Computing and Information Sciences (CIS) at Kansas State University invites applications for multiple tenure-track positions in computer science at all levels (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor). Outstanding candidates will be considered for open endowed positions. The start dates are flexible, beginning as early as Fall 2016 or as late as Fall 2017. While the department is accepting applications in all areas of computer science, applicants with expertise in or intersecting our strength areas (security, high-assurance software, cyber-physical systems and data science) are preferred. Women and members of under-represented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will demonstrate commitment to both teaching and research. A doctorate degree in computer science or related disciplines is required; salary will be commensurate with qualifications.

Kansas State University is committed to the growth and excellence of the department of Computing and Information Sciences. The CIS department offers a stimulating environment for research and teaching, and has several ongoing collaborative projects involving researchers in different areas of computer science as well as physics, psychology, anthropology, and other engineering and science departments. The department offers BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees, has a faculty of 20, and over 90 graduate and 500 undergraduate students. The department recently moved into a new state-of-the-art facility in the College of Engineering complex (http://www.engg.ksu.edu/engineering-hall/) that offers modern facilities supporting research, teaching, high-performance networking, and supercomputing. The department has classrooms dedicated to multimedia and collaborative study, and several laboratories for cyber-security, high-assurance systems, software analysis, embedded systems, adaptive systems, computational engineering and science, and data mining. The College of Engineering is undergoing rapid expansion and will be hiring 35 additional faculty over the next five years. Kansas State is also home to the Biosecurity Research Institute and is the site of the new National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility. Details of the CIS Department can be found at the URL http://www.cis.ksu.edu/.

Kansas State University actively seeks diversity among its employees. Kansas State University is an EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Background check required.

Please apply through K-State Jobs http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/jobs/, job number 493077 or use this direct link to apply: http://careers.k-state.edu/mob/cw/en-us/job/493077/cis-assistantassociat....
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statement, copies of or links to representative publications, and contact information for at least three references. Review of applications will commence June 1, 2016 and continue until the positions are filled.

IT Support Specialist - Adams Land and Cattle Company

April 18, 2016

IT Support Specialist

Location:
Broken Bow, NE

FT/PT Status:
Regular Full Time

Overview:

Adams Land and Cattle is seeking an individual to provide IT support in all of the Adams Land and Cattle facilities and locations. This position would be located in Broken Bow, Nebraska.

Job Responsibilities:

This person is responsible for:

  • Responding to IT ticket request submissions.
  • Researching and fixing production data issues.
  • Assisting with server setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Overseeing PC, laptop, and tablet setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Assisting with network maintenance, security, and upgrades.
  • Providing rotational on-call IT support to Adams Land and Cattle employees.
  • Assisting with server and database backups/restores.
  • Assisting Development Team in roll-out of software installs and upgrades.
  • Maintaining a secure network through monitoring, security, and control.
  • Providing anti-virus solution maintenance.

Job Qualifications:

 Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS, IS, Networking, or other related discipline; 2 years of related experience may be substituted with an Associates.
  • Network + certification (or be willing to get certified within first six months of employment).
  • Cisco or  Ubiquiti product knowledge is a plus.
  • T-SQL knowledge.
  • Network design, LAN knowledge, and network tuning experience is a plus.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication.
  • Experience with VoIP phone system.
  • 2+ years experience with the following:

         - Windows Server 2008/2012 setup and maintenance.

         - Virtual server management using Hyper-V.

         - Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SMNP.

         - Microsoft SQL Server Management.

Other Job Information (if applicable):

This position requires:

  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Exerting 25 to 50 pounds occasionally.  Carrying, Lifting/Lowering, Bending,
    Twisting, Climbing, Reaching, Kneeling, Sitting, Walking, and Standing and
    other positional physical movements may be occasional to frequent.

IT Support Specialist - Adams Land and Cattle

April 18, 2016

Overview:

Adams Land and Cattle is seeking an individual to provide IT support in all of the Adams Land and Cattle facilities and locations. This position would be located in Broken Bow, Nebraska.

Job Responsibilities:

This person is responsible for:

•Responding to IT ticket request submissions.

•Researching and fixing production data issues.

•Assisting with server setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

•Overseeing PC, laptop, and tablet setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

•Assisting with network maintenance, security, and upgrades.

•Providing rotational on-call IT support to Adams Land and Cattle employees.

•Assisting with server and database backups/restores.

•Assisting Development Team in roll-out of software installs and upgrades.

•Maintaining a secure network through monitoring, security, and control.

•Providing anti-virus solution maintenance.

Job Qualifications:

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

•Bachelor’s degree in CS, IS, Networking, or other related discipline; 2 years of related experience may be substituted with an Associates.

•Network + certification (or be willing to get certified within first six months of employment).

•Cisco or Ubiquiti product knowledge is a plus.

•T-SQL knowledge.

•Network design, LAN knowledge, and network tuning experience is a plus.

•Excellent problem solving skills.

•Strong customer service skills.

•Good written and verbal communication.

•Experience with VoIP phone system.

•2+ years experience with the following:

- Windows Server 2008/2012 setup and maintenance.

- Virtual server management using Hyper-V.

- Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SMNP.

- Microsoft SQL Server Management.

Other Job Information (if applicable):

This position requires:

•Valid Driver’s License.

•Exerting 25 to 50 pounds occasionally. Carrying, Lifting/Lowering, Bending,
Twisting, Climbing, Reaching, Kneeling, Sitting, Walking, and Standing and
other positional physical movements may be occasional to frequent

Network Administrator - Adams Land and Cattle Company

April 18, 2016

Network Administrator

Location:
Broken Bow, NE

FT/PT Status:
Regular Full Time

Overview:

Adams Land and Cattle is seeking an individual to ensure network quality in all of the Adams Land and Cattle facilities and locations. This position would be located in Broken Bow, Nebraska.
 

Job Responsibilities:

This person is responsible for:

  • Responding to IT ticket request submissions.
  • Ensuring network quality to all Adams Land and Cattle facilities and locations.
  • Maintaining a secure network by developing/maintaining access, monitoring, and providing security and control.
  • Providing rotational on-call IT support to Adams Land and Cattle employees.
  • Assisting the Development Team in the roll-out of software installs and upgrades.
  • Researching and fixing production data issues.
  • Overseeing server setup, maintenance, and upgrades.
  • Managing and ensuring effectiveness of security solution, including firewalls, anti-virus solutions, virtual private networks, and intrusion detection systems.
  • Assisting with the implementing and ensuring of data and server backups, and that recovery strategies are in place.
  • Overseeing new and existing equipment, hardware, and software upgrades relating to network or telephone equipment.
  • Developing and maintaining network documentation.
  • Overseeing PC, laptop, and tablet setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

Job Qualifications:

 Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS, IS, Networking, or other related discipline; 2 years of related experience may be substituted with an Associates.
  • Network + certification is required.
  • Cisco certification (CCNA, CCNP) is a plus.
  • Ubiquiti product knowledge.
  • T-SQL knowledge.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication.
  • Experience with VoIP phone system setup and maintenance.
  • 4+ years experience with the following:

         - Windows Server 2008/2012 setup and maintenance.

         - Virtual server management using Hyper-V.

         - Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SMNP.

         - Microsoft SQL Server Management.

         - Network design, security, and tuning.

Network Administrator - Adams Land and Cattle

April 18, 2016

This person is responsible for:

•Responding to IT ticket request submissions.

•Ensuring network quality to all Adams Land and Cattle facilities and locations.

•Maintaining a secure network by developing/maintaining access, monitoring, and providing security and control.

•Providing rotational on-call IT support to Adams Land and Cattle employees.

•Assisting the Development Team in the roll-out of software installs and upgrades.

•Researching and fixing production data issues.

•Overseeing server setup, maintenance, and upgrades.

•Managing and ensuring effectiveness of security solution, including firewalls, anti-virus solutions, virtual private networks, and intrusion detection systems.

•Assisting with the implementing and ensuring of data and server backups, and that recovery strategies are in place.

•Overseeing new and existing equipment, hardware, and software upgrades relating to network or telephone equipment.

•Developing and maintaining network documentation.

•Overseeing PC, laptop, and tablet setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

Job Qualifications:

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

•Bachelor’s degree in CS, IS, Networking, or other related discipline; 2 years of related experience may be substituted with an Associates.

•Network + certification is required.

•Cisco certification (CCNA, CCNP) is a plus.

•Ubiquiti product knowledge.

•T-SQL knowledge.

•Excellent problem solving skills.

•Strong customer service skills.

•Good written and verbal communication.

•Experience with VoIP phone system setup and maintenance.

•4+ years experience with the following:

- Windows Server 2008/2012 setup and maintenance.

- Virtual server management using Hyper-V.

- Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SMNP.

- Microsoft SQL Server Management.

- Network design, security, and tuning.

Other Job Information (if applicable):

This position requires:

•Valid Driver’s License.

•Exerting 25 to 50 pounds occasionally. Carrying, Lifting/Lowering, Bending,
Twisting, Climbing, Reaching, Kneeling, Sitting, Walking, and Standing and
other positional physical movements may be occasional to frequent.

April 22, 2016

Software Sustainability Developer

Position Description

The mission of The IDEA Center is to improve learning in higher education through quality research, assessment, and professional development. The Software Sustainability Developer position requires an individual interested in making an impact on higher education. The ideal candidate should have a passion for helping clients make optimal use of software by improving the quality and experience. The Software Sustainability Developer position reports to the Director of Software Development.
Responsibilities

 Communicate with both internal and external end-users about software and service issues
 Research to fully understand the cause behind quality assurance issues
 Resolve issues in software and systems through work-arounds and changes in software
 Create and maintain documentation that will be used by developers as well as end-users
 Learn about new technologies and development tools that help shape the future of IDEA
 Coordinate on special projects as needed Qualifications-Required
 A Bachelor’s degree in software engineering, computer science, information systems, or equivalent work experience
 Excellent verbal and written communication skills
 A commitment to serving both colleagues and clients
 An ability to work effectively within a team environment
 Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a keen attention to detail
 A proven ability to learn and apply new tools
 A commitment to excellence

Qualifications-Preferred

In addition to the required qualifications, experience is preferred with the tools currently used at IDEA
 Google Apps (Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Hangouts)
 Atlassian Jira and Confluence
 Git and GitHub
 Java, Groovy, and Grails
 JavaScript, AngularJS, jQuery, CSS, and HTML
 SQL, MySQL, MongoDB
 Gradle, Ant, and Jenkins
 Eclipse and IntelliJ IDEA
 AWS, Tomcat, Windows, Mac OSX, and Linux

Note: The duties, responsibilities and qualifications in the job description are representative categories only. These general guidelines do not constitute an exhaustive list of qualifications or essential functions for the position. There may be duties assigned or requests made of the person employed in this position that are not listed above. This is a full time position. The person employed must be able to work from IDEA headquarters on a regular basis. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Please submit a letter of application, which states salary requirements, a current resume and contact information for three professional references to: Human.Resources@IDEAedu.org. Screening of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. The IDEA Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

March 31, 2016

Job Summary: This is an experience application developer that supports the Student Records module of K-State's PeopleSoft Campus Solutions ERP application (KSIS). The position works closely with managers and end users in the Registrar's Office to gather requirements, and analyzes, designs, and delivers technical solutions, including system modifications and extensions, specialized queries, and reports.

Qualifications:
Required
• Three years' experience in systems analysis, designing, coding, testing, and maintaining enterprise software applications
• One year's experience writing SQL
• Demonstrated ability with relational database management systems (e.g., Oracle, MySQL)
• Demonstrated ability to solicit requirements from end users and translate requirements into technical specifications
• Ability to work effectively as part of a team
• Ability to balance multiple tasks and priorities

Preferred
• Bachelor's Degree
• Experience with student information systems
• Experience with PeopleSoft ERP PeopleTools
• Background in object-oriented programming
• Experience working in a higher education environment

Total Rewards: This position is a regular, 12-month, full time, benefits eligible position reporting to the Information Systems Supervisor for Student Systems. Salary is $57,000 - $62,000, and includes a comprehensive benefit package with health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid leave; retirement plan; and tuition assistance. Refer to the benefits summary (http://www.k-state.edu/hr/current-employees/benefits/summary.html) for additional information.

How to Apply:
Applicants must submit
1. A cover letter reflecting how skills meet the requirements of the position
2. Resume
3. The names, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least three professional references
Apply at http://careers.pageuppeople.com/742/cw/en-us/job/493052/systems-speciali...
Screening begins immediately.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.

Responsibilities:
Analysis and Design
• Responsible for analysis and design of the Student Records module of K-State's student information system (KSIS).
• Works with management and end users in the Registrar's Office and other offices as requested to gather requirements, analyze, design, and develop technical solutions, including modifications and extensions, specialized queries, and reports.
• Analyzes the impact and develops strategies for applying PeopleSoft bundles, upgrades, fixes, and patches.
• Analyzes the feasibility and impact of modifications and system enhancements.
• Researches and resolves production issues.
• Regularly participates in team meetings.

Programming
• Develops and tests existing programs, writes new programs, queries, and reports.
• Enhances existing code and writes new programs or reports per project specifications.
• Documents program changes and technical reference materials.
• Assists with developing end-user testing scenarios.
• Migrates programming changes through development and test environments.
• Coordinates production moves with senior developers.
• Adheres to application development policies and procedures.

Production Support
• Investigates and troubleshoots production issues.
• Answers technical questions and addresses issues related to system operation.
• Reports, coordinates, and resolves application problems in cooperation with functional and technical staff as appropriate.
• Documents the resolution of problems.

Consulting/Training
• Provides expert technical advice and consulting to end users and other technical staff.
• Shares knowledge with other programmer/analysts on system changes, vendor applications, programming languages, developer tools, and technical environment.

Professional Development
• Attends meetings, conferences, and training sessions to increase knowledge and maintain currency in the profession.

Questions may be directed to Viki Horan at vhoran@k-state.edu.