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Front End Support

Wage8.15DaysMon-Sat
Hours a Week20HoursSee preferred skills
Start Date5/16- summer & academic yearPost Date4/14/2014

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Position Summary

This position requires answering questions related to the Teaching and Learning Studio, Academic Technology and RIT Online. Calls will include, but not limited to, classroom technology, myCourses and supported technologies. RIT Online inquiries will include a variety of basic troubleshooting and referring students to the direct contact. Using the online ticketing system, schedule deliveries/pick ups of equipment and place service requests.


Essential Functions

Project a friendly courteous attitude at all times. Have some knowledge of audio visual equipment and using myCourses. Be able to multitask ie; answering incoming calls as well as help walk in patrons. Responsibilities also include checking in and out audio visual equipment, answering emails and monitoring web chat.


Non-Essential Function

May have to work evenings and weekends.


Skills Required

Strong organizational skills, customer service skills, highly motivated, able to handle multiple job duties in a busy environment.


Skills Preferred

PC and Mac knowledge Audio visual knowledge Ability to navigate myCourses Work hours: 7:30am-11pm M-Th, F 7:30am-5pm, Sat. 11am-4pm


To Apply Contact:Sherry Clark
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailsceetc@rit.eduDepartmentAcademic Technology Support
Job Number733501

Social Media Designer

Wage$11.00DaysSunday-Saturday
Hours a Week20HoursVariable
Start Date8/25/14Post Date4/14/2014

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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 & Administration organization via existing and new media technology in order to build brand awareness, promote F&A products and services and provide additional channels for emergency and non-emergency communications. We are looking for students to develop engaging online content with images, video, and other graphic design.


Essential Functions

-Develop graphically engaging content to accompany regularly scheduled 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 the community. -Monitor effective benchmarks for measuring the growth of the community, and analyze, review, and report on effectiveness of posts and other content. -Support of other F&A 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 Design Skills: In-depth knowledge and understanding of online community platforms and their respective participants. -Experience developing engaging online content -Technical Skills: Experience and ability to work with Adobe products and photography to develop engaging online content that is consistent with standard design practices. -Critical Thinking: Use logic and reasoning, identify strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.


To Apply Contact:Laurie Jacobson
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emaillajisd@rit.eduDepartmentITS Applications Development
Job Number751512

Social Media Analyst

Wage$11.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week20HoursVariable
Start Date8/25/14Post Date4/14/2014

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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 & administration (F&A) organization via existing and new media and technology in order to build a brand awareness, promote F&A products and services, and provide additional channels for emergency and non-emergency communications. We are looking for students to actively monitor identified social media forums to listen and engage with community questions, concerns and ideas and provide this valuable feedback and interaction from the online community to the responsible internal organization.


Essential Functions

-Write and schedule posts on social media platforms and engage real-time on behalf of F&A. -Engage day to day with the community. -Aggregate and/or curate content from existing content sources and manage relationships with bloggers. -Monitor effective benchmarks for measuring the growth of the community, and analyze, review, and report on effectiveness of new initiatives. - Research emerging or existing technologies to develop new ideas for engaging various cohorts with the community. -Support other F&A 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 (Forums, Blogs, Photo Uploads, Profiling etc.) and how they can be deployed in different scenarios. Experience building relationships in the digital lifestyle community. -English Language: Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. -Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning, identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.


Skills Preferred

Experience with and ability to contribute knowledgably to online discussions in Gaming, Mobile Apps Development, Network Security or other similar technical disciplines.


To Apply Contact:Laurie Jacobson
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emaillajisd@rit.eduDepartmentITS Applications Development
Job Number751511

Video Animator

Wage$10.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week10-12Hours8:30am-5pm
Start DateASAPPost Date4/9/2014

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Position Summary

The ASC Social & Digital Media Team is a group of students overseen by professional staff that will build and implement an online community for the Academic Support Center (ASC). This team will be comprised of Social & Digital Media Ambassadors including a student animator who will develop animated infographic videos. These videos will be used as content lessons for ASC Online.


Essential Functions

Utilize story boards to create short 1-minute animated infographic videos; Assist the team in writing and creating video scripts in conjunction with ASC professionals; Assist the team in recording voice overs from scripts to be used in videos


Skills Required

Proficiency in the use of the Adobe Creative Suite and other software such as Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premier; Ability to create, edit, and compress video and audio; Interpersonal Skills: Creative, diplomatic, cool under pressure and fantastic interpersonal skills; Team skills: The ability to work collaboratively with a team of students and professional staff to coordinate communication activities and develop new ideas; English Language: Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar; Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems; Time Management/Project Management: Demonstrated ability to plan and manage time to meet deadlines and project goals.


Skills Preferred

Start date will be as soon as possible but availability through summer and fall is preferred.


To Apply Contact:Sara Bayerl
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailsebrla@rit.eduDepartmentAcademic Support Center
Job Number369527

Student Web Developer/Programmer

Wage$10-$15DaysMon-Fri
Hours a Week10-20Hours8am-5pm
Start DateASAPPost Date4/7/2014

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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

Center for Detectors Lab Assistant

Wage12.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week15-20HoursFlexible
Start DateASAPPost Date3/18/2014

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Position Summary

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/. 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.. To apply, email a resume, unofficial transcript, and three names of professional references to admin@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.


To Apply Contact:Allison Conte
Phone475-4106TTYNot Available
Emailadmin@cfd.rit.eduDepartmentCenter for Detectors
Job Number670522