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Information Technologist II

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Back to search results Apply now Job no: 465073
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 13
Major Administrative Unit / College: Vice Pres Research And Graduate Studies
Department: Clinical And Translational Sciences 10050089
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Administrative Professionals- AP, Information Technology

Position Summary

The successful candidate will engage in independent software development and database design for the application that serves as the backbone of our services as a data coordinating center for the CDC as well as develop, test and implement complex extensions to a third party web application. This person will also work on several other clinical research projects assigned to our office. The candidate will be cross trained on other applications/systems to serve as a backup when needed; will act as a resource to other professional staff in the resolution of IT problems and needs, and act as a resource responding to and independently resolving IT problems (e.g., bug reports) from client users either via email or helpline calls; will generate test plans for new functionality including unit and integration tests; estimate timelines for new functionality; contributes to the estimation of costs for budgetary purposes, collaborate with database and system administrators for optimal system performance; participates in discussions with other developers working in other technologies regarding proposed approaches; performs reviews and updates of the work of staff members in areas related to assigned projects; contributes to internal process improvement plans. This is an off-date position funded for one year from date of hire with possible extension contingent upon funding renewal.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business or related information technology field, with coursework in an information technology specialization related to the area of employment; three to five years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in an information technology area related to the duties to be performed; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications

Three to five years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in software development designing and maintaining web applications; relational database experience including report writing, ETL operations, query optimization, and indexing strategies; significant hands-on working experience with JavaScript, JQuery, and CSS; background in object-oriented design and analysis, exposure to UML; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Application Materials

Cover Letter

Resume

Work Hours

STANDARD 8-5

Description of End Date

This is an off-date position funded for one year from date of hire with possible extension contingent upon funding renewal.

Bidding eligibility ends on 9/19/2017 at 11:55PM

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