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Assistant Curator

Wage8.75DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week20Hours8am-5pm
Start Date1/26/15Post Date1/8/2015

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Position Summary

Work with the RIT - CMIC Director to provide timely new content for the Print in the Mix (PIM) website and industry portal. The PIM website/industry portal promotes collaboration between students, alumni, and trade professionals.


Essential Functions

Duties will include the location, distillation, co-writing/co-publishing of industry and academic research demonstrating the effectiveness of print and other formats (web, mobile, social media, etc.) in the cross-media communications value chain. Participate in the production and publishing of print/ e-newsletters promoting new PIM content and CMIC news, happenings and research. Coordinate production and publication of printed newsletters for PIM and CMIC.


Non-Essential Function

Help to manage social media presence for PIM and CMIC and help manage and maintain portal content. Administer site upgrades and back-end maintenance.


Skills Required

The ideal candidate will know Adobe Creative Suite, understand basic web-site administration and be a good writer.


To Apply Contact:Lauren Purvis
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emaillacpgd@rit.eduDepartmentMedia Sciences
Job Number667514

Information Technology Assistant

Wage$10DaysMon - Fri
Hours a Week20Hours9am-5pm
Start Date1/5/15Post Date1/8/2015

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Position Summary

Work with Database Management and Development tools to engineer solutions to enhance and support divisional systems. Individual must love to work in a team environment and collaborate with peers, but also have the ability to work as an individual contributor as well. The individual must have a keen attention to detail, especially when working on data integrity and interface projects from RIT systems of record. Preference will be given to candidates who have worked with a software development lifecycle and can create and maintain comprehensive project documentation and deliverables.


Essential Functions

Provide assistance in data modelings and data discovery tasks for the Advancement Information Services team. Work with SQL tools to provide data to internal and external customers. Interpret data to provide analysis and application of existing and new data models.


Skills Required

Working knowledge of relational databases; Knowledge of designing and creating databases, using table, form, query and export functions; Knowledge of object oriented programming language/concepts; Affinity toward learning new tools to support an Oracle database; Ability to create/manage Access databases; Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information in a professional manner; Strong organizational and communicative skills with attention to detail and accuracy; Willingness and ability to document database development and provide occasional training to staff and other end-users of applications; Willingness to research new technologies; Willingness and ability to focus test and provide QA for divisional projects.


Skills Preferred

Aptitude towards learning programming technologies to support an Oracle Database; Knowledge/background in CSS, PHP, XHTML, .Net, web-design; Demonstrates dependability to complete tasks as assigned and in an independent manner; Demonstrates flexibility to work in a fast-paced office; Demonstrates ability to prioritize work.


To Apply Contact:Thad Billig
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailtabdar@rit.eduDepartmentDevelopment Office
Job Number941526

CCRG Webmaster Assistant

Wage$8.75DaysMon - Fri
Hours a Week5-10HoursFlexible
Start DateImmediatePost Date12/24/2014

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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/Postfix/Exim (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

Lab Programming Researcher

Wage$14+DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week15-20HoursFlexible
Start DateASAPPost Date12/11/2014

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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

Wage12.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week15-20HoursFlexible
Start DateASAPPost Date12/3/2014

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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