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CfD Software Developer

Wage12.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week40HoursFlexible
Start DateMay 31, 2016Post Date4/29/2016

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Position Summary

This position is for a Software Developer to facilitate ongoing projects at the CfD focusing on simulation and data visualization for an upcoming NASA astrophysics mission. The primary function of this position will be to build a graphical interface to python code to help visualize the performance of the SPHEREx mission (http://spherex.caltech.edu). For a description of the lab, see http://ridl.cfd.rit.edu/. The Center for Detectors designs, develops, and implements new advanced sensor technologies through partnership with academic researchers, industry engineers, government scientists, and university/college students. Currently, the Center has approximately a dozen funded projects funded by a range of sponsors, including NASA and NSF. The detectors that are being developed in the Center cover a range of diverse applications, including astrophysics, biomedical imaging, Earth system science, and inter-planetary space travel.


Essential Functions

Performing tasks to a pre-determined schedule, computer programming, data visualization, interpreting and debugging existing software, miscellaneous office and administration tasks.


Skills Required

A technical background is required, with a preference for students of computer science, physical science/mathematics, or engineering. Proficiency in using standard computer languages required, with previous experience using python desirable. Familiarity with linux-based operating systems and system administration. Experience with data visualization and web interfaces desirable. Excellent mastery of Microsoft Word and Excel required. High level of personal responsibility. Superb email etiquette. Excellent verbal communication skills, especially on the phone. Ability to assist others.


Skills Preferred

To apply, send an email to admin@cfd.rit.edu and use "CfD Software Developer" in the subject line with the following attached: a resume, unofficial transcripts, and three names of professional references.


To Apply Contact:Michael Zemcov
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailadmin@cfd.rit.eduDepartmentCenter for Detectors
Job Number670525

Student Social Media Designer

Wage11.00DaysMonday-Friday, occ Saturday
Hours a Week10Hours8:30:-4:30
Start Date5/13/16Post Date4/29/2016

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Position Summary

Work as a member of a team of students and professional staff to build an engaged online community for Finance and Administration organization via existing and new media and technology in order to build brand awareness, promote Finance and Administration products and services, and provide additional channels for emergency and non-emergency communications.


Essential Functions

-Develop graphically engaging content to accompany regularly schedules posts on social media platforms. -Research emerging or existing technologies to develop new ideas for engaging various cohorts with the community. -Engage day to day with community. -Monitor effective benchmarks for measuring the growth of the community, and analyze, review, and report on effectiveness of post and other content. -Support other Finance and Administration promotional events via social channels. -Provide emergency communication in an accurate and timely manner through social channels.


Skills Required

Interpersonal Skills: Creative, diplomatic, cool under pressure, and fantastic interpersonal skills. Social Media Skills: In-depth knowledge and understanding of online community platforms and their respective participants. Experience building relationships in digital lifestyle community. -Technical Skills: Experience with and ability to work with Adobe products and photography to develop graphically engaging online content that is consistent with standard design practices. -Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning, identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.


Skills Preferred

English Language: Knowledge of the structure and content of the English Language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition and grammar.


To Apply Contact:Stephany Brown
Phone475-5113TTYNot Available
EmailNot AvailableDepartmentHuman Resources
Job Number170512

Graphic Designer and Social Media Assistant

Wage$10-$12DaysMon-Fri
Hours a Week12-20Hours9am-5pm
Start Date5/16/16Post Date4/27/2016

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Position Summary

Interested candidates should submit a brief letter of interest, resume and links to samples of their work. Please submit contact information for 3 references to Harold Fields, hofrla@rit.edu.


Essential Functions

Reporting to the Associate Director of Residence Life, the Graphic Designer & Social Media Assistant will be primarily responsible for the layout & design for the Center for Residence Life websites and creation of digital content for social media platforms. In addition, the individual will have responsibilities for the development, layout, design, and production of Residence Life publications, forms, flyers, posters and brochures. The Graphic Designer & Social Media Assistant will attend occasional meetings and check in with their supervisor to discuss projects and balancing priorities.


Skills Required

Reporting to the Associate Director of Residence Life, the Graphic Designer & Social Media Assistant will be primarily responsible for the layout & design for the Center for Residence Life websites and creation of digital content for social media platforms. In addition, the individual will have responsibilities for the development, layout, design, and production of Residence Life publications, forms, flyers, posters and brochures. The Graphic Designer & Social Media Assistant will attend occasional meetings and check in with their supervisor to discuss projects and balancing priorities.


Skills Preferred

Position must last at least the summer. Position may be renewable for Fall & Spring Semesters.


To Apply Contact:Harold Fields
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailhofrla@rit.eduDepartmentCenter for Residence Life/Residence Hall Administration
Job Number388501

Web/Social Media Assistant

Wage10.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week5HoursFlexible
Start DateImmediatePost Date4/18/2016

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Position Summary

The Web/Social Media Assistant will provide assistance with website updates, including but not limited to, writing news stories, adding events, researching and developing new content, and taking/editing and posting photos. This position will also have a presence in the Departmentís social media applications and will work to engage users. ***To Apply: Please provide a cover letter, resume, portfolio and writing sample to Susan Quatro in the Computer Science department. Golisano Hall, Room 3005 or email susan@cs.rit.edu.***


Essential Functions

Collaborate with department staff and system administrators to update existing department websites and create new content.


Skills Required

Ideal candidate will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, working knowledge of website content, design and maintenance, proficient social media skills, is proactive and able to work with minimal supervision. Experience with Drupal, HTML and Photoshop.


To Apply Contact:Susan Quatro
Phone475-6084TTYNot Available
Emailsusan@cs.rit.deuDepartmentComputer Science
Job Number822509

Network Communication Specialist Assitant

Wage9.50DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week10-20Hours8am-5pm
Start DateASAPPost Date4/14/2016

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Position Summary

Work on day to do activities involved with maintaining the RIT campus data network. This will include the monitoring of trouble calls that come into the office and working with Communication Specialists to resolve network problems and special assignments.


Essential Functions

Under general direction of the Communication Specialists, the Network Communication Specialist Assistant is responsible for monitoring of service request and incident calls that come into the office. This includes coordinating installations, network connections, network configurations, troubleshooting and repair of data connections, structured wiring, and wireless.


Non-Essential Function

Other duties include managing and maintaining system documentation and database updates.


Skills Required

Demonstrate understanding of and ability to deliver excellent customer service. Excellent telephone manner along with verbal ad written communication skills are essential. Ability and willingness to change direction as a result of shifting demands is essential. Thorough documentation of work activities is expected. Demonstrate initiative, and an ability to learn. Able to follow directions and work independently.


Skills Preferred

Cisco IOS Understanding of Network diagnostic tools Microsoft office


To Apply Contact:David Thelen
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emaildptdco@rit.eduDepartmentITS
Job Number753504

Communications Specialist Assistant

Wage$9.25DaysMon-Fri
Hours a Weekup to 20(spring) / 40 (Summer)Hours8:30am-5pm
Start DateASAPPost Date4/8/2016

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Position Summary

Work on day to day activities involved with maintaining the RIT campus voice and data network. This will include the monitoring of trouble calls that come into the office and working with Communication Specialists to resolve network problems and special assignments. The Communications Specialist will be responsible for making sure the trouble pool is kept up to date.

APPLICATION PROCESS:
Please send resume to ccippt@rit.edu


Essential Functions

Interacting directly with customers. Provide effective, courteous, and timely responses to requests for service. Interact with students, faculty, and staff on the phone in person, and through electronic mail. Perform termination of both data and voice lines. Perform activation of data lines. Coordinate the placement and installation of new hardware. Maintain records of equipment inventory and data jack connections. Troubleshoot reported voice and data problems. Assist in the resolution of communication hardware problems. Provide technical assistance to internal users of the RIT voice and data networks.


Skills Required

Telecommunication and network skills. Demonstrate understanding of and ability to deliver excellent customer service. Excellent telephone manner along with verbal and written communication skills are essential. Thorough documentation of work activities is expected. Demonstrate initiative, and ability to learn what you donít currently know.


Skills Preferred

Familiarity with Cisco IOS, 110 block cabling, cable making experience and experience using cable testers is required. Show a general knowledge of office applications (Microsoft Office, etc.) and Internet client programs (web browsers, terminal emulators, FTP clients, etc.).


To Apply Contact:Char Ipacs
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailccippt@rit.eduDepartmentITS Network Communications
Job Number753503

CCRG Webmaster Assistant

Wage$12.00DaysMon - Fri
Hours a Week5-10HoursFlexible
Start DateImmediatePost Date3/11/2016

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Position Summary

The Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation is looking to hire part-time system administrator / webmaster to work 5-10 hrs per week. Successful candidates need to be able to provide system administration for Linux-based servers, provide webmaster support for two webservers, administer Drupal-based websites, and implement and administer a subversion server. Salary commensurate with skills and experience.


Essential Functions

Major responsibilities include, but are not limited to; Administration of CentOs (or similar) servers running Apache, Sendmail (or equivalent), MySql, SVN, and SSH; maintain and improve the Drupal-based CCRG website; maintain several Wikis; monitor activities on the servers daily and identify possible security issues; implement and regularly test backup/restore functionality.


Skills Required

Working knowledge of Linux and secure Linux system administration. Working knowledge of Shell scripting and PERL for administrative tasks. Working knowledge of PHP and MySql. Previous experience with Drupal or similar CMS. Working knowledge of Apache administration.


Skills Preferred

Working knowledge of mail administration (Sendmail, Exim, etc).


To Apply Contact:Yosef Zlochower
Phone475-6103TTYNot Available
Emailyrzsma@astro.rit.eduDepartmentSchool of Mathematical Sciences
Job Number673505