Madison, WI
Feb 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 89547-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 89547-AS

Working Title: Systems Integration Developer



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: APRIL 21, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary: Minimum $45,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization: Bachelor's degree required; significant computing coursework, projects, or experience (see below: Minimum Years and Relevant Work Experience) also required.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: This position is most appropriate for a candidate with 0-5 years of experience after graduation. However, applicants with more experience will be considered.

An ideal candidate will be a software developer with a strong background in integrating software systems, preferably using scripting languages, and who is interested in and capable of working with both people and technology to solve interesting challenges through software lifecycle tasks including: gathering requirements, design, coding, testing, documentation, troubleshooting, and supporting users.

Candidates must show a history of significant programming experience, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well independently and collaboratively. We prefer candidates with experience in the following skills, but do not expect experience in all of them and will provide training as necessary:

* Programming in scripting languages (such as Python, Bourne shell, Perl, Ruby)
* Programming in scientific languages (such as MATLAB, R)
* Programming within a Unix (especially Linux) environment
* Reading and debugging ability in C, C++, or Java
* Designing, coding, and using automated test software
* Using common software development tools, such as for revision control, software builds, and support tickets

Experience in distributed computing (e.g., cluster, grid, or cloud computing) and Linux systems administration in a production environment is a plus, but not necessary.

Position Summary: The Center for High Throughput Computing (CHTC) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is a world leader in developing and supporting tools for scientific distributed computing on a campus, national, and international scale. The Center is part of the Department of Computer Sciences, an internationally recognized department, and produces the HTCondor software, collaborates with scientists from a wide spectrum of disciplines, operates a state-of-the-art computing facility with thousands of machines, promotes and supports campus use of high throughput computing technologies, and contributes to a national-scale distributed high throughput computing effort (the Open Science Grid) that is helping to transform the impact of computing on scientific discovery.

Additional Information: Occasional travel may be required in this position.

Contact: Timothy Cartwright
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants: Please click on the Apply Now button to start the application process.

An applicant may be hired in to a Assoc Systems Programmer, Systems Programmer or SR Systems Programmer title dependent upon experience. Title will be determined upon hire.

For questions on the position contact: Timothy Cartwright at 608-262-4002 or

Your cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to the minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience listed above.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: 09 Feb 2017 Central Standard Time

Application Close: 21 Apr 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time


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