Technology Support Technician

Job description

Position Type:

Temporary Staff (SHRA)

Job Title:

Technology Support Technician

Department Name:

Lineberger Compr Cancer Center - 426801

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Position Posting Category:

Information Technology

Hiring Range:

$13.50 - $16.00/hour


Full-Time Temporary

If part-time, how many hours per week?:


Work Schedule:

Monday – Friday; 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Estimated Duration of Appointment:

6 months not to exceed 11 months

Posting Open Date:


Posting Close Date:


Description of Work:

Proofread code, create figures, and run statistical tests on a day to day basis. Transfer files to and from remote servers. Work and communicate with PhD candidates and postdoctoral researchers. Knowledge and or experience with hardware and computers is a plus but not required.

Education and Experience:

Graduation from high school and one year in the field of technology related to the position’s role.
- Computer coursework may be substituted year-for- year for the required experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Journey level requires an additional six months experience
- Advanced level requires an additional one year of experience.

Preferred candidates will have experience with/have heard of/be interested in learning the following:
• Coding experience (R preferred)
• Bash scripting
• command line/linux/ubuntu
• Version-control (GIT, GitHub, bitbucket)
• data management and analysis

Preferred Degree in:
• BA/BS in Math or Physics or Computer Science

Desired skills:
• Effective communicator
• Organized and efficient
• resourceful

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Job No:
Posted: 6/6/2021
Application Due: 6/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time