Thread: Software Developer, Web Site and User Interface

Started: 2019-10-15 20:03:24
Last activity: 2019-10-15 20:03:24
Erik Williams
2019-10-15 20:03:24
Institution: University of Nevada, Reno - Nevada Seismological Laboratory
Open Until: 2019-11-01

Job Description

The University of Nevada, Reno is recruiting for a Software Developer or a Senior Software Developer for the Nevada Seismological Laboratory Website (NSL) for its website user interface. This is a full-time, non-tenured, administrative position and reports to the Manager of the Nevada Seismological Laboratory's Data Center Manager. The main responsibilities of this position are to build, maintain, and improve new and existing websites for projects and systems at NSL. These sites include information portals, dashboards, and command-control tools for both the public and internal use of the lab. The incumbent will work with lab and external teams to coordinate access to data and control systems from various APls to create vital user interfaces for lab personnel, third-party collaborators, and the general public. This involves working with existing website tools, as well as building new web Uls from scratch to meet custom specifications. Secondarily, this position will collabor!
ate with colleagues to provide assistance in other technical areas of lab operations, including data acquisition systems, systems administration, systems analysis, and networking.

Required Qualifications
Software Developer, Comp Grade B:

A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and two (2) years of related work experience or Master's degree and one (1) year of related work experience.
Related Experience - programming and scripting, reading and writing time-series data to/from a relational database & parsing of log or other data files to extract needed information.

Senior Software Developer, Comp Grade C:
A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and four (4) years of related professional work experience or Master's degree in two (2) years of related professional work experience.
Related Experience - Proficiency programming/scripting to perform: Reading and writing time-series data to/from a relational database & parsing of log or other data files to extract needed information

Certification and Licensure:
NV driver’s license
US citizen

Schedule or Travel Requirements:
The typical work schedule is Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; this is subject to change based on organizational needs.
Occasional travel may be required

Preferred Experience
Proficiency building data-driven websites Proficiency with HTML/CSS/Javascript Proficiency with Javascript mapping and visualization libraries

Compensation Grade
Software Developer -- B
Senior Software Developer -- C
Total Compensation

The total compensation package includes a negotiable competitive salary, moving allowance (if applicable), a rich retirement plan, health insurance options that include dental and vision, life insurance, long-term disability, along with many other benefits. Additionally, there is a grant-in-aid educational benefit for faculty and dependents. For more information, please visit: UNR Benefits

Faculty Dual Career Assistance Program
The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes the importance of addressing dual-career couples’ professional needs. We offer a dual career assistance program to newly hired faculty spouses/partners that provides resources and assists them to identify career opportunities in Northern Nevada. Dual Career Program

Department Information
The Nevada Seismological Laboratory is a research division within the College of Science at the University of Nevada, Reno. The Laboratory has overall responsibility for instrumental studies of earthquakes in the Nevada region. The laboratory operates a statewide network of seismographic stations and investigates the sizes, frequencies of occurrence, and distribution of earthquakes in the region, and other problems related to seismic risk in Nevada.The Laboratory disseminates seismic information to the public and regularly publishes research results. It serves as a data repository and a resource for the public on matters related to earthquake activity and earthquake risks in Nevada and adjoining states. The laboratory also handles grant- and contract-supported research on seismic problems of national and international importance, and interacts closely with the University of Nevada Reno Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering to prepare well-educated professionals f!
or careers in seismology.

Department Contacts
Gabe Plank – gabe<at> 775-784-7039

Full-Time Equivalent

Required Attachment(s)
Attach the following attachments to your application
1) Resume/CV
2) Cover Letter
3) Contact Information for Three Professional References
4) Please write a brief statement (one page maximum) about how you would contribute toward our mission of creating a culturally inclusive environment in the role for which you are applying.

Posting Close Time
This posting will close at 12:00 am on the date listed below. The posting will no longer be available to apply to after 11:59 pm the day prior.

Posting Close Date

Note to Applicant

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Schedules are subject to change based on organizational needs.
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