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Lab Programming Researcher

Wage$14-$18DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week15-20HoursFlexible
Start DateASAPPost Date4/22/2015

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Position Summary

TO APPLY, SEE APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS IN "REQUIRED SKILLS" SECTION. Will ONLY consider third-year, or later, students with a 3.0 GPA or higher. The successful applicant must be a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b(a)(3), or have the ability to obtain the appropriate license to comply with the US Export Control Laws. The Lab Programming Researcher will lead a project to develop a new software and electronics system for controlling and reading infrared detector that are used in NASA and other astrophysics missions. The ultimate purpose of these detectors is to explore the Universe and identify planets like Earth orbiting other stars.
The new system will use the Xilinx Vivado framework, VHDL code, and interfacing to Linux and Windows systems. Work will include schematic capture based on existing designs, board layout, procurement, fabrication, test, and integration. This is an ideal project for exercising a broad range of skills with a particular emphasis on embedded design. 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 an immense range of diverse applications, including astrophysics, biomedical imaging, Earth system science, and inter-planetary space travel.


Essential Functions

Design in Xilinx Vivado, developing a project task list based on goals, completing tasks on schedule, writing VHDL software, designing board layouts, soldering circuits, designing cables, writing C++ software for Linux and Windows systems, ordering lab components, assembling components, testing fabricated parts.


Skills Required

Good working knowledge of VHDL and C++. High level of personal responsibility. Excellent mastery of Microsoft Word, excel and PowerPoint. Experience with PCB schematic capture and layout, and proficient circuit analysis skills would be strongly preferred. Must be proficient in using standard electronic lab equipment: oscilloscope, function generator, multimeter, spectrum analyzer, etc.
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:
To apply, send an email to admin@cfd.rit.edu and use "CfD Lab Programming Researcher" in the subject line with the following attached: a resume, unofficial transcripts, and three names of professional references. Also, please include in the email confirmation that you are a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b(a)(3), or have the ability to obtain the appropriate license to comply with the US Export Control Laws.


To Apply Contact:Don Figer
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailadmin@cfd.rit.eduDepartmentCenter for Detectors
Job Number670524

Center for Detectors Lab Assistant

Wage$12.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week15-20HoursFlexible
Start DateASAPPost Date4/22/2015

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Position Summary

TO APPLY, SEE APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS IN "REQUIRED SKILLS" SECTION. Will ONLY consider third-year, or later, students with a 3.0 GPA or higher. The successful applicant must be a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b(a)(3), or have the ability to obtain the appropriate license to comply with the US Export Control Laws. The Lab Assistant will assist personnel by performing lab tasks, e.g. engineering, cabling, soldering, writing software, etc.

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 an immense range of diverse applications, including astrophysics, biomedical imaging, Earth system science, and inter-planetary space travel.


Essential Functions

Completing lab tasks on schedule, soldering circuits, designing cables, writing software, ordering lab components, mailing packages.


Skills Required

High level of personal responsibility. Excellent mastery of Microsoft Word, excel and PowerPoint. Superb email etiquette. Excellent verbal communication skills, especially on the phone. Ability to assist others. A technical background is required, preferably in any of the following areas: VHDL/Verilog, C/C++, and IDL programming. Experience with PCB schematic capture and layout, and proficient circuit analysis skills would be strongly preferred. Must be proficient in using standard electronic lab equipment: oscilloscope, function generator, multimeter, spectrum analyzer, etc.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

To apply, send an email to admin@cfd.rit.edu and use "CfD Lab Assistant" in the subject line with the following attached: a resume, unofficial transcripts, and three names of professional references.
Also, Please include in the email confirmation that you are a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b(a)(3), or have the ability to obtain the appropriate license to comply with the US Export Control Laws.


To Apply Contact:Don Figer
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailadmin@cfd.rit.eduDepartmentCenter for Detectors
Job Number670522

Database Administrator

Wage$16DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week10-20HoursFlexible (8am-5pm)
Start DateFall 2015- Training in Apr/MayPost Date4/22/2015

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Position Summary

The Database Administrator in charge of maintaining the Sponsored Programs Accounting Billing and Financial Reporting database and responding to any additional requests for new database functionality. Requests could include but are not limited to the creation of additional queries, forms or reports.


Essential Functions

Support the Billing and Financial Reporting Database and respond to client requests for additional functionality. Understand and implement the requirements for a diverse group of clients. Monitor the growth and health of the database as additional users and functionality are added. Support the Sponsored Programs Accounting Wiki website.


Skills Required

Strong interpersonal and technical skills as well as experience with Microsoft Access and SQL server. MIS or IT Majors with Business Process Orientation experience.


Skills Preferred

Skilled in Visual Basic and SQL with an understanding of basic business and accounting practices.


To Apply Contact:Stephanie Beiter
Phone475-2957TTYNot Available
Emailsebspa@rit.eduDepartmentController Sponsored Programs Accounting
Job Number154503

Web Programmer

Wage$11.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week10-20Hours8-5pm
Start DateASAPPost Date4/8/2015

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Position Summary

We are looking for a talented, dedicated and detail-oriented Web Developer/Programmer to work with a dynamic web development team of developers and designers. Primary tasks include website programming and web-database application development using HTML, PHP, JavaScript, MySQL, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, etc. This is primarily a web programming position and very little design work is required.


Essential Functions

The candidate must be proficient with HTML, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript. Experience with image manipulation using Photoshop is required.


Non-Essential Function

Flexible schedule to allow the ability to perform maintenance and system upgrades that cannot be completed during normal business hours.


Skills Required

Experience with web development and web-database application development is required. Experience with developing websites in Drupal or some other CMS is a plus. The candidate must be highly reliable, trustworthy, motivated, a team player and willing to work odd hours occasionally.
NOTE: Candidate must provide URLs to his/her web projects (along with a brief description of the contribution towards those projects) while applying for this position.


Skills Preferred

After the evaluation period and upon proving reliable, the pay will be increased accordingly. There is also a potential for a single or double block CO-OP for the candidate with the right skill set and work aptitude.


To Apply Contact:Ryan Ammerman
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailrwatwc@rit.eduDepartmentThe Wallace Center
Job Number612505

Student Web Developer/Programmer

Wage$12-15DaysMon-Fri
Hours a Week10-20Hours8am-5pm
Start DateASAP-Must be available SummerPost Date4/1/2015

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Position Summary

We are looking for a talented, dedicated and detail-oriented Web Developer/Programmer who is available to work during the school year AND SUMMER. Primary Tasks include website programming and web-database application development using HTML, PHP, JavaScript, MySQL, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Drupal etc. This is primarily a web programming position and very little design work is required.


Essential Functions

The candidate must be proficient with HTML, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript. Experience with image manipulation using Photoshop is required.


Skills Required

Experience with web development and web-database application development is required. Experience with developing websites in Drupal or some other CMS is a plus. The candidate must be HIGHLY reliable, trustworthy, motivated, a team player and willing to work the occasional odd hours. IMPORTANT NOTE: Candidate must provide URLs to his/her web projects (along with a brief description of the contribution towards those projects) while applying for this position.


Skills Preferred

After the evaluation period and upon proving reliable, the pay will be increased accordingly. There is also a potential for a single or double block CO-OP for the candidate with the right skill set and work aptitude.


To Apply Contact:Raman Bhalla
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailrsbetc@rit.eduDepartmentRIT Production Services-Web/IT
Job Number612561

Graphic Designer

Wage$12DaysMon - Fri
Hours a Week3-8HoursMorning/Afternoon
Start Date5/11/15Post Date4/1/2015

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Position Summary

The graphics and web assistant (GWA) is responsible for the layout and design of GCCIS (includes all departments and academic programs) publications including, but not limited to, brochures, posters, forms, flyers, and newsletters. In addition, there will be work on and input to the GCCIS electronic presence, including the website and digital display. Collaboration with various stakeholders will be expected. The GWA will also work with the HUB and other outside vendors to establish printing relationships and to coordinate printing of publications and forms. He/she can expect to work up to 20 hours per week. Candidates should be able to provide URLs to his/her Web projects along with a brief description of the contribution towards those projects.


Essential Functions

Design layouts for all forms of communications, including publications (see above) and Web presence. Must have vision and can bring design ideas to any project. Must be independent, punctual, dependable, and professional at all times. Required to complete tasks thoroughly, accurately, and on time. Coordinate the distribution of all types of communications with staff. Works closely with the events and communications manager for detailed instructions.


Non-Essential Function

Other duties as assigned.


Skills Required

Must be a 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th year graphic design or new media student not currently in a co-op. Online and Web development experience required. Analyze and resolve both simple and complex Web problems. Have good time management skills, ability to work autonomously, multi-task, and work within deadlines. Be familiar with the MAC OSX platform. Have knowledge of Drupal, Adobe, and Macromedia programs, including Illustrator CS, InDesign CS, PhotoShop, Dreamweaver, etc.


Skills Preferred

Photography.


To Apply Contact:Fran Broderick
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailfran.broderick@rit.eduDepartmentGCCIS Deans Office
Job Number820513