Programmer Analyst

Job description

Job no: 697179
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 11
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Natural Science
Department: Earth And Environmental Sciences 10032368
Sub Area: AP- Professionals
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Administrative Professionals- AP, Information Technology, Research/Scientific, Union
Position Summary

The Programmer Analyst for the Geodesy Lab will perform the following functions:

  • Monitors routine data flow in our data processing system: bringing raw data in, and running/updating solutions
  • Performs quality checks and investigates and addresses problems in data
  • Writes computer programs and utilities to aid in the above two tasks
  • Writes computer programs to extract information from existing files to visualize and analyze results
  • Maintains and enhances a variety of legacy code (mostly FORTRAN, MATLAB, shell scripts), and develops new code
  • Compiles and summarizes results and participates in preparing portions of reports or other manuscripts
  • Other Duties as assigned
  • Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

    Knowledge normally acquired in the first two or three years of college, technical, vocational or business school such as an Associates Degree in computer technology or information systems, with coursework in an information technology specialization related to the area of employment; one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in an information technology area related to the duties to be performed OR a Bachelors Degree in computer technology or information systems, with coursework in an information technology specialization related to the area of employment; six months to one year 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.

    Programming skills

  • Experience with using modern source control systems and environments and languages (e.g., Python, Perl, github, etc)
  • Familiarity with or ability to learn to work with legacy code in FORTRAN, shell scripts, and other systems
  • Experience working on the command line in a Linux operating system environment
  • Desired Qualifications

    Preference will be given to candidates that possess the following skills and experience:

  • Familiarity to build database applications, including web interfaces or displays
  • Experience in working with geodetic data (e.g., GPS)
  • 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, age, disability or protected veteran status.

    Required Application Materials

    CV

    Letter of Interest

    Work Hours

    STANDARD 8-5

    Bidding eligibility ends on 4/6/2021, at 11:55 PM

    Advertised: Mar 31, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
    Applications close: Apr 13, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time

     

     

     

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    Posted: 4/1/2021
    Application Due: 4/13/2021
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