6275 Visualization Lab Coordinator (Information Technology Consultant, Career), College of Scienc
San Diego State University is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of historically underrepresented groups.
Initial review of applications will begin on March 6, 2017. To receive full consideration, apply by March 5, 2017. The position will remain open until filled. The online application should be completed in detail. Completion of the online application is required for consideration; a resume alone will not suffice.
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This is a part-time (0.50 time-base), benefits eligible, permanent (probationary) position. This position is designated exempt under FLSA and is not eligible for overtime compensation. Standard SDSU work hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., but may vary based on operational needs.
The major responsibility of this position is the direct consultative support and training of students, staff, and faculty on scientific visualization systems primarily in the areas of applications software, multimedia, database resources, and network support, but may include a moderate degree of hardware consultation and support.
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Compensation and Benefits
Starting salary upon appointment not expected to exceed $2,750 per month. CSU Classification Salary Range (Half Time Equivalent): $2,186 - $4,841 per month. Salary placement is determined by the education, experience, and qualifications the candidate brings to the position, internal equity, and the hiring department's fiscal resources.
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To enter this classification, a basic foundation of knowledge and skills in technical information systems and application program packages is a prerequisite. This foundation would normally be obtained through a bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, educational technology, communications, or related fields, or similar certified coursework in applicable fields of study. Foundation knowledge and skills for the Information Technology Consultant, depending on the nature of the position assignment, may include working knowledge of common software application packages, equipment platforms, reference database systems and sources, and training methods and a basic understanding of networks, data communication, and multimedia systems.
Preferred Qualifications and Specialized Skills
- Working knowledge of FORTRAN or C++ language and computer graphics. A substantial fraction of experience should involve high-end visualization systems.
- Clear understanding of Computational Science.
- M.S. in Computational Science preferred.
- Two or more years of experience providing academic technology support in a higher education setting.
- Experience working in a media center and/or other service desk environment.
- Experience using and maintaining visualization systems.
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