Architecture and high-level systems design - provide technical leadership and translate product enhancement use cases and requirements into end-to-end architecture and high-level systems designs. Prepare plans to translate business requirements into well-designed applications while balancing user and business needs, technical competencies, industry developments, and time constraints.Â
Design and development - lead design, development, test, code review, document, deploy and maintain high-quality software, including cloud services, REST interfaces, command-line interfaces, and other client applications. Define and implement best software development practices and drive initiatives across the engineering team to ensure efficient and timely delivery of features.
Cross-functional engagement - work with other functional partners to contribute to product strategy, and roadmap definition.
Training - assist the CS customer-facing staff on disseminating knowledge of CS services.
Support - in collaboration with the Techstaff front line support, professional services, and other members of the team, provide technical guidance on resolving customer support issues, as needed.
Counsels decisions on project and infrastructure needs, including the evaluation of server technologies, languages, platforms, and frameworks. Develops timelines and project plans for the team.
Plans and defines specifications for complex installations, maintenance, and upgrades. Identifies and analyzes performance and capacity issues.
Designs new systems, features, and tools. Solves complex problems and identifies opportunities for technical improvement and performance optimization. Reviews and tests code to ensure appropriate standards are met.
Utilizes technical knowledge of existing and emerging technologies, including public cloud offerings from Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud.
Acts as a technical consultant and resource for faculty research, teaching, and/or administrative projects.
Performs other related work as needed.
5+ years of work experience in a related job discipline, particularly in developing software.
Python/Ruby/React full stack web applications.
Experience with SAML-based authentication.
Experience with OAuth2 and related technologies.
Knowledge of Linux/UNIX systems and shell scripting.
Experience with HTTP servers (e.g., NGINX, Apache).
Experience with unit and integration testing tools (e.g., Jenkins).
Experience with a distributed version control system (e.g., Mercurial, Git).
Experience with a least two high-level programming languages such as Python, Ruby, PHP.
Skillful at developing, designing, deploying and supporting applications.
Experience with relational and non-relational (NoSQL) databases such as MySQL, PostreSQL, and Redis.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, written, and presentation skills.
Understand and translate researchersâ™ scientific goals into computational requirements.
Identify and gain expertise in appropriate new technologies and/or software tools.
Function as part of an interactive team while demonstrating self-initiative to achieve projectâ™s goals and Research Computing Centerâ™s mission.
Strong analytical skills and problem-solving ability.
Work well with faculty and researchers.
Versatile, enthusiastic, and eager to learn new skills.
Possess a willingness and ability to support a diverse and inclusive environment.
Independently analyze a given projectâ™s requirements, proposing and architecting software solution(s) that meet those requirements, and implementing the solution(s).Â
Must be able to work remotely or navigate campus and work in a hybrid environment when on-site days are required.
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