Full-time Job Openings

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SUMMER GRAPHIC DESIGNER NEEDED - Kansas State University

May 5, 2016

The K-State Computer Science Department is looking for full- or part-time graphic designers to create graphical assets for a customized visual CMS (content management system) starting May 15, until the start of school (and possibly part-time after). Applicants should be skilled at creating vector graphics using Adobe Illustrator, Inkscape, or similar programs. $10-$12 per hour contingent on experience. Email resume and online portfolio link to Nathan Bean at nhbean@ksu.edu.

Applications Developer II - Kansas Historical Society

May 16, 2016

Job Description:

The Kansas Historical Society (KSHS) seeks an innovative, future-thinking web and mobile applications developer with a passion for using technology to enhance the cultural heritage organization customer experience.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to:
•Update and enhance the Historical Society's flagship websites, kshs.org and kansasmemory.org;
•Develop web and mobile applications to improve access to KSHS archives, museum, and archeology collections;
•Design web and mobile applications to streamline delivery of KSHS services;
•Contribute to KSHS initiatives to ensure the long-term preservation of digitized and born-digital collections;
•Create interactive exhibits for the KSHS museum and historic sites.

Minimum Qualifications:

Successful completion of 18 hours in computer science coursework or certification and one year experience coding, testing, and debugging application programs; or two years experience coding, testing, debugging, and documenting application programs. Education may be substituted for experience as determined relevant by the agency.

Job Posting Page: http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/job/job-postings?id...

HOW TO APPLY: The application process has 3 STEPS.

STEP 1: Register by completing the online Personal Data Form (Skip this step if you already have an Applicant ID number.)

STEP 2: Complete the State of Kansas Online Application Form , select Historical Society and submit.

STEP 3: Email these additional required documents to jobs@kshs.org Include the job requisition number and your last name in the subject line.
•Cover letter
•Resume
•Copy of college transcripts
•Kansas Tax Clearance Certificate

Recruiter Contact: Matt Veatch, mveatch@kshs.org 785-272-8681 x271

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.

May 26, 2016

Qualifications:

Required:
•Two years' employment experience in electronics, electrical engineering, telecommunications, or information technology
•At least 2 years of experience working in a field related to audio/video or computing equipment and maintenance
•Experience in diverse learning environments including face-to-face, online and hybrid environments
•Excellent troubleshooting skills are required, including the ability to think quickly in a high-pressure situation, the ability to quickly and clearly communicate verbally and non-verbally. Customer service orientation toward a diverse group of users who possess varying levels of technical skills. Note that some troubleshooting occurs under less than ideal situations or during intense situations
•Working knowledge of general electronics and high-end audio/visual equipment.
•Ability to communicate technical concepts to individuals with varying levels of IT skills from programmers to end users in classrooms and lab environments
•Proven track record of completing projects on time and the ability to balance multiple tasks and priorities effectively
•Adaptive to changing learning environments and levels
•Ability to learn new procedures, topics, hardware and software at a relatively quick rate
•Ability to work with little or no direction as necessary
•Proficiency in the use of software/applications such as: course management systems, trouble ticketing system, web design, presentation, word processing and publishing and html
•Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills in relation to documentation, user guides and other materials used for training purposes
•Strong understanding of the Windows 7 and 8 operating system

Preferred:
•Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related field
•Certification in AMX, Crestron and/or Extron programming, proficiency in MS Office, MS Project, MS Visio or AutoCAD, Adobe Product Suite, and CTS, CTS-D or CTS-I Certification is desirable
•Experience maintaining and programming Crestron and Extron systems and equipment.
•Experience with K-State Online, Canvas, Blackboard Collaborate or any other Learning Management Systems
•Extensive knowledge and use of more complex Window-based applications, such as databases in a multi-user environment
•Experience with Microsoft Windows domains and Windows Server environments
•Experience in a higher education environment working with a team of technical staff and students
•Certification in AMX, Crestron and/or Extron programming, proficiency in MS Office, MS Project, MS Visio or AutoCAD, Adobe Product Suite, and CTS, CTS-D or CTS-I Certification is desirable

How to Apply:
Applicants must submit 1) a cover letter reflecting how skills meet the requirements of the position; 2) resume; and 3) the names, phone numbers, e-mail addresses and relationship of three professional references. To apply, go to http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/493527/information-technology-co...
Screening begins immediately.

Responsibilities:
Supporting Technology Classroom Environments and University Computing Labs
•Troubleshoot equipment failures and assist faculty/staff with issues encountered in over 108 technology classroom environments and university computing labs
•Provide quick and efficient response to calls to the hotline, which are sometimes after normal work hours and on weekends
•Ensure that the university computing labs and technology classrooms across campus are in a proper working order including regular maintenance of all A/V equipment, LCD/DLP projectors, DVD players, sound systems, visual presenters, PCs, Apple Computers, printers, and general infrastructure as well as regular cleaning to maintain functional instruction environments
•Coordinate with IT Help Desk staff to provide timely and efficient resolutions to users' problems in technology classrooms and university computing labs
•Research equipment to purchase, generate equipment orders for approval, installation of equipment, configuration of new equipment and existing equipment as necessary
•Regularly update and maintain the Inventory Tracking System whenever new equipment is purchased or installed to ensure that records are always accurate and up-to-date
•Provide reporting data and trends as requested

Project Coordination
•Research and gather information on AV technology to assist in building of quotes for classroom design and technology upgrades. Install, program, and maintain control systems, switchers, and user interfaces. Coordinate with manager, vendors and contractors throughout technology installation process to ensure timely and accurate installations
•Assist in training the department staff on use of technology once it is installed.
•Coordinate with supervisor and team on project details via email, phone, and tracking software
•Offer consultation and advice to departments looking to upgrade technology and assist staff with the design and installation of new technology classrooms
Training, Quality of Service, and Documentation
•Assist with the development, scheduling, organization, and delivery of training for the student staff
•Monitor the training provided to ensure that all student staff members are adequately prepared to answer questions via phone, Service Now, and in-person
•Develop and improve current training processes and documentation
•Supervise and assist with the development of work schedules for student employees, and assist in the selection process of new student employees
•Manage students with tasks assigned in Service Now
•Participate in all aspects of the IT-Team Quality of Service (QOS) Plan
•Provide impeccable customer service for all duties
•Work cooperatively with KSU IT Units, KSU Libraries and campus constituents to meet the IT needs of the campus community

Other Duties
•Serve on iTAC and other university committees as appropriate
•Perform other duties as they relate to technology assistance within iTAC
•Pursue professional development opportunities as fiscal resources permit
•Keep abreast of information technology innovations and trends

Job Summary: This position will work with a team of full-time staff and students on instructional technology support, design, installation, monitoring, maintenance, repair, and training. This primary responsibility of this position will be to assist in the maintenance and day-to-day support of the more than 108 technology classrooms and six university computing labs. This position will also collaborate with different departments on campus in the planning, design, and management of projects involving the renovation or upgrade of both general use and departmental learning spaces. Equipment expertise includes LCD and/or DLP projectors, visual presenters, audio amplifiers and mixers, various audio and video switching devices and electronic control systems as well as PCs and Macs in our environments. This individual will maintain documentation of equipment and procedures pertaining to instructional technology environments. The position reports to an Information Technology Coordinator within the Instructional Technology Support Team.

Questions may be directed to Viki Horan at vhoran@k-state.edu. Do not submit materials to this address.

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.

SUMMER PROGRAMMER NEEDED - Kansas State University

May 5, 2016

SUMMER PROGRAMMER NEEDED
The K-State Computer Science Department is looking for full- or part-time programmers to develop a customized visual CMS (content management system) starting May 15, until the start of school (and possibly part-time after). Applicants should be familiar with JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS. Experience with Node and the Express web framework is desirable. $10-$15 per hour contingent on experience. Email resume to Nathan Bean at nhbean@ksu.edu.