Software developer

Location
Tallahassee, FL
Posted
Aug 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 42165

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 08/16/2017



Department

College of Communication and Information

Responsibilities

Responsible for the design, organization, functionality, accessibility, and navigation of complex biodiversity informatics applications using technologies included but not limited to Java, XML. PHP, Tomcat, Linux,Apache, MySQL and similar technologies.
Responsible for reviewing, analyzing, and modifying programming systems to support scientific research applications. Gathers requirements from users, creates specifications, and develops and writes code to support new and existing applications.
Responsible for researching and advising departmental staff regarding trends and concepts in the biodiversity informatics realm, including maintaining familiarity with Darwin core archives, biodiversity informatics, ontologies, and other related concepts.
Identifies current and future needs to ensure computer applications support the mission of the funded research. Tests, debugs, and installs applications. Develops standards and guidelines, monitors traffic, and analyzes usage.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and two years of experience related to the duties of this position; or a high school diploma or equivalency and six years of experience related to the duties of this position.
(Note: a combination of post high school education and experience equal to six years)
Experience or knowledge of data analysis techniques and methodology.
Experience or knowledge of standard programming languages, concepts, practices, and procedures within the technology field.
Experience developing web applications using Java, PHP, XML, Tomcat, and MySQL or equivalent technologies.
Experience working with Linux and POSIX-based servers.
Experience reviewing, analyzing, and modifying programming systems to support scientific research applications.
Experience gathering requirements from users, creates specifications, and develops and writes code to support new and existing applications.
Experience developing and working with biodiversity informatics applications, trends, and concepts, including darwin core and other biological ontologies.

Preferred

A Bachelor's degree in computer science, Biology or other related degree and full-time experience in software development related to the duties of this position.
Experience managing large data collections, particularly image data.
Familiarity with data mining techniques.
Familiarity with version control systems: GIT, Subversion, and others.

Pay Plan

This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.

Soft Money Funded Position

This position is time-limited based on soft money funding, with renewal contingent upon available funds and the needs of the University.

Schedule

If not otherwise specified, schedule is M-F, 8-5.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

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