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Assistant System Administrator

Wage15.00DaysMonday - Friday
Hours a WeekFlexible, no more than 20HoursFlexible
Start DateImmediatePost Date7/26/2016

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Position Summary

The Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation is looking to hire a student consultant to perform a complete software stack upgrade for the NewHorizons computer cluster. This job is expected to be require a maximum of 40 hours to complete. Please provide your CV to apply.


Essential Functions

Major responsibilities are: (1) create a small cluster from existing computers, install CentOs 6 on the cluster, compile and test different MPI libraries, and compare benchmark results with the existing cluster. (2) Use OSCAR to install the new software stack across the entire cluster. (3) Test and benchmark the new cluster.


Skills Required

Working knowledge of Linux and Linux system administration. Working knowledge of Shell scripting. Familiarity with using YUM or equivalent package manager. Familiarity with compiling and running software on Linux system.


Skills Preferred

Prior experience administering a computer cluster.


To Apply Contact:Yosef Zlochower
Phone475-6103TTYNot Available
Emailyrzsma@rit.eduDepartmentCenter for Computational Relativity and Gravitation
Job Number673519

Student Graphic Designer

Wage12.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a WeekUp to 20HoursFlexible
Start DateAugust 22, 2016Post Date7/26/2016

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Position Summary

The Student Graphic Designer for Housing Operations will be primarily responsible for the layout and design of Housing Operations publications, flyers, posters, and brochures. The student designer will work with the HUB Print and Postal Services to coordinate the printing of publications. The student designer works with the Senior Coordinator to create, design, and prep all publications to be posted on the Housing Operations website and social media. Free housing provided during summer term when working full-time (40 hours per week) for Housing Operations. APPLICATION PACKET REQUIREMENTS: cover letter, resume, portfolio


Essential Functions

Conceptualize, mock up, and design print and web forms and marketing pieces including flyers, posters, postcards, brochures, booklets, table tents, advertisements, stickers, signage, logos, etc. Work with the Senior Coordinator to develop and review Housing Operations publications. Create multiple file types for printing and web-use to distribute across various communication channels (website, email, social media, etc.) Work directly with the HUB Print and Postal Services to arrange the printing of publications adhering to print and mailing standards. Coordinate the distribution of publications to staff and residents. Assist with general office related tasks including printing, trimming, laminating, and assembly


Skills Required

MUST be a 3rd year graphic design student or higher. Portfolio, cover letter, and resume must be provided at the time of interview. Assist Senior Coordinator updating Housing Operationís website, and content updates. Extensive knowledge of Creative Cloud: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver (preferred but not required). Ability to take direction from the Senior Coordinator of Housing Operations and follow RIT and Housing Operations guidelines concerning design, text, etc. Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines. Ability to multi-task and work on multiple design projects at a time. Ability to work as a team member, as well as autonomously. Must be in good standing with the university and Housing Operations. Website and social media experience (Drupal preferred). Ability to accept constructive criticism and tailor creative work to the needs of the client. Language skills, spelling, and grammar. Knowledge of design and layout. Ability to learn the process of Housing Operations and producing publications to meet the needs of Housing.


To Apply Contact:Shauna Cross
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailslcsas@rit.eduDepartmentHousing Operations
Job Number233502

Office Assistant

Wage9.00DaysMonday - Friday
Hours a Week5-10HoursFlexible Hours (8:30-4:30)
Start Date8/22/16Post Date7/26/2016

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Position Summary

Provide support to students using computing facilities.


Essential Functions

Assistants will have to answer questions concerning the system, error messages. Monitoring the Labs. Help Students interpret the output of compliers and other system utilities. Supervision of lab equipment, including changing printer paper, ribbon, cartridges. Accept lab assignments from senior lab assistants on duty. Report equipment failure. Routinely perform any number of software and hardware tasks assigned by Senior Lab Manager. Conduct tours of any number of facilities for visitors, groups, and prospective students and their families. Oversee Apprentice and Junior Lab Assistants.


Skills Required

Strong working knowledge of the course material and understanding of lab sequence as well the program language, operating system and familiar with the facilities. Proficient verbal and written communications skills. Knowledge of "mycourse" helpful.


To Apply Contact:Shameelah Wilson
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailscwigm@rit.eduDepartmentInteractive Games and Media
Job Number824501

Assistant System Administrator

Wage$12.50DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week10-15Hours9am-7pm
Start Date9/6/16Post Date7/22/2016

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Position Summary

Perform maintenance and development tasks under the direction of the System Administrator.


Essential Functions

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Performing maintenance tasks upon lab computers and department servers. Help the Systems Administrator to implement new software packages and infrastructure to help insure the smooth operation of the Software Engineering computer infrastructure. Keep the department website up to date.


Non-Essential Function

NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assisting the department in cases where application is desired.


Skills Required

Unix/ Linux, and Windows experience. Shell scripting experience (sh/ksh/bash, perl). Troubleshooting skills. Ability to take direction and work independently. HTML/CSS experience.


Skills Preferred

Free/Net/OpenBSD experience. PHP development. JSP/J2EE. Apache, SMTP


To Apply Contact:Chelsea O'Brien
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailcmopph@rit.eduDepartmentSoftware Engineering
Job Number828506

Graphic Designer

Wage$10-$15DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week15-20HoursFlexible
Start Date8/1/2016Post Date7/12/2016

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Position Summary

The Graphic Designer is responsible for the design and creation of brand and marketing materials for the Assessment, Technology and Communications department and the Division of Student Affairs. This position requires creativity, critical thinking skills, and the ability to work independently.


Essential Functions

1. Assist in the development of a Student Affairs brand, including logo design and creation of branding guidelines consistent with the Rochester Institute of Technology brand. 2. Website design including graphic elements, site navigation, and content coordination. 3. Create standard communications templates for the Assessment, Technology and Communications department and for the Division of Student Affairs. 4. Design advertising and promotional materials for major Student Affairs initiatives.


Skills Required

1. Must be proficient in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop. 2. Experience in web design and web user interface design. 3. Attention to detail. 4. Comfortable working under tight deadlines. 5. Ability to accept constructive feedback. 6. Dependable, independent, and highly motivated. 7. Strong verbal and written communication skills.


Skills Preferred

1. Students pursuing a degree in Graphic Design or a similar program. 2. Experience with HTML or CSS. 3. Photography experience.


To Apply Contact:Jenn Jones
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailjljccl@rit.eduDepartmentAssessment, Technology, and Communications
Job Number306509

Student Web Developer

Wage$13-15DaysMon-Fri
Hours a Week40 summer, 20 academic yearHours9am-5pm
Start DateASAPPost Date7/12/2016

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Position Summary

We are looking for a talented, dedicated and detail-oriented front-end Web Developer who is available to work during the school year and summer. Primary task will be building and maintaining websites for RIT departments using HTML, PHP, JavaScript, jQuery, MySQL, Drupal etc. This is a front-end development position with very little to none design work required.


Essential Functions

The candidate will build new responsive websites for RIT departments while maintaining previously built websites.


Skills Required

Candidate must be proficient with HTML, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, and jQuery. Experience with website development is required. Experience with developing websites in Drupal or some other CMS is a plus. Willingness to learn Drupal and achieve proficiency with it is required. Sufficient familiarity with Photoshop to be able to extract web-optimized graphics from a PSD is required. The candidate must be HIGHLY reliable, trustworthy, motivated, a team player.


Skills Preferred

Experience building native apps for iOS and Android while not required, is definitely a plus. 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. IMPORTANT NOTE: While applying for this position, candidate must provide URLs to their web projects (along with a brief description of the contribution towards those projects).


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

AV Assistant

Wage9.00DaysMonday-Saturday
Hours a Week20HoursSee Position Summary
Start DateFall 2016Post Date6/15/2016

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Position Summary

Under the instruction of classroom tech and staff, deliver audio/visual equipment for classes and other campus wide events. Be able to answer digital projector, TV/VCR and minor maintenance issues that may arise with audio visual equipment. Hours: M-TH: 7:30-10:00pm; Friday: 8-5pm; Saturday: 11-4pm


Essential Functions

Deliver and pick up audio visual equipment to classrooms promptly and professionally. Be customer service oriented in all situations. Make appointments with training coordinator on a timely basis.


Non-Essential Function

May have to work evenings and weekends.


Skills Required

The physical ability to transport equipment on campus weighing 40 lbs. or more. Must be "on call" at all times during your shift for immediate requests or service calls. Dependable and have a conscientious work ethic.


Skills Preferred

PC and Mac computer knowledge. Customer service experience.


To Apply Contact:Aaron Roberts
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailadretc@rit.eduDepartmentAcademic Technology Support
Job Number733504