Information Technologist II at Michigan State University

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

Location: EAST LANSING, Michigan





Job Description:


Job no: 682154

Work type: Support Staff

Pay Grade: 13

Major Administrative Unit / College: Facility For Rare Isotope Beams

Department: Facility For Rare Isotope Beams 10049299

Sub Area: AP- Professionals

Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience

Location: East Lansing

Categories: Information Technology, Administrative Professionals- AP, Full Time (90-100%), Union
Position Summary


Major Position Responsibilities


  • Work closely with team members to analyze, design, develop, acquire, test, document, modify, and implement solutions in support of FRIB accelerator operations

  • Provide daily software support, maintenance and enhancement of current high-level controls systems, as well as the development, configuration and delivery of new systems

  • Determine and propose basic systems enhancements (software and hardware) that will improve performance and reliability of systems

  • Gather and document functional requirements to provide high-level systems solutions

  • Assist the internal IT group with integration of various software applications to meet FRIB requirements

  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications by following defined best practices
  • 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
  • Demonstrated experience with the full life-cycle of software analysis, design, development, deployment, testing, integration, deployment, and maintenance in an agile environment

  • Experience in programming JavaScript in web browser and/or Node.js environments

  • Experience with web standards and technologies (HTML/CSS, Bootstrap, jQuery), and RESTful API design.

  • Experience with web service frameworks like Express, AngularJS, Django, J2EE or similar

  • Experience with database design principles, preferably using MySQL or MongoDB

  • Familiarity with source code revision control and CI/CD tools, preferably Git and Jenkins

  • Good understanding of asynchronous design patterns and/or programming

  • Demonstrable good communication and documentation skills

  • Proven ability to work well in team environment

  • Experience in object-oriented software development using Java, JavaScript, Python or similar

  • Ability to work with export controlled technologies
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

    Required Application Materials

    Cover letter and C/V

    Work Hours

    STANDARD 8-5

    Bidding eligibility ends on 11/17/2020, 11:55 PM


    Advertised: Nov 11, 2020 Eastern Standard Time

    Applications close: Jul 29, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time