The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

 
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Research Engineering/ Scientist Associate III - Mobile and Web Developer

Hiring department TACC
Monthly salary $3,666+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 12-09-26-01-4209
Job Status Deleted
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM Location Austin - J. J. Pickle Research Campus (North Austin)

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply

Additional Information

Purpose

Mobile application and Web Developer to help design, develop, deploy, and support middleware, web portals and gateways that enable researchers to utilize distributed advanced computing resources.

Essential Functions

Develop new mobile applications for Android and iOS and capabilities for the current TACC web-based portal projects, such as the TACC and XSEDE User Portals. Interact and collaborate with the researchers at UT and in the national academic research community to gather and analyze requirements for portals and application-focused science gateways. Able to research issues independently and be assertive with respect to solving problems and completing tasks. Utilize software development tools and techniques including source control management, prototyping, unit testing, documentation, bug tracking, and peer code review. Perform maintenance and provide support on software running in a critical production environment Assist in the publication of results from development and research activities through presentations at conferences and workshops, as well as through publications in conference proceedings and professional journals. Participate in teleconferences for national projects involving project staff across the country.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree. Four years of experience in the field of research. Degree in computer science, information science, mathematics, or a computational science or engineering discipline. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate. Desire to be part of a team that strives to advance science. Demonstrated expertise in object oriented software design and development. Proficiency with native mobile application development for iOS and Android. Also knowledgably in common web application programming languages, tools, and protocols such as HTTP, Java, JSP, Servlets, XML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, HTML, Apache httpd, Tomcat, Ant / Maven, AJAX, and web services. Must be comfortable working on Unix-based servers. Must be self-motivated and possess good communication and organizational skills with demonstrated success working in a team environment; pleasant, flexible, and efficient communicator by phone, email, IM, and in person. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Advanced courses leading to a Master?s or PH.D. degree in computer science, information science, mathematics, or a computational science or engineering discipline. Four years of relevant experience. Demonstrated expertise in using and developing web applications. Experience with Java portlets (JSR168) and/or Java portal frameworks (Liferay, GridSphere, WebSphere) as well as other web frameworks like GWT, Drupal, CakePHP, Django, etc). Experience with scripting languages such as PHP, shell, Perl, Ruby, Python. Experience with high performance computing and grid computing.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation

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