Employment

Kansas State University is committed to the growth and excellence of the Computer Science department. The department offers a stimulating environment for research and teaching, and has several ongoing collaborative projects involving researchers in different areas of computer science as well as other engineering and science departments. The department has a faculty of 21, more than 100 graduate students, and 500 undergraduate students and offers BS, MS, MSE, and PhD degrees. Computing facilities include a large network of servers, workstations and PCs with more than 300 machines and a Beowulf cluster with 3000+ nodes. The department building has a wireless network and state-of-the-art media-equipped classrooms. The department hosts several laboratories for security, embedded systems, software analysis, cyber-physical systems, computational engineering and science, and data-mining.

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees.


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Android Devoloper - Xpanxion

December 8, 2016

Xpanxion currently has an opening for an experienced Android developer in our Manhattan, KS office. In this role you will be a part of a collaborative and efficient team, responsible for delivering top notch mobile development. Successful applicants will have solid experience developing and delivering functional applications.

Required Technical Skills:
• Android development experience
• Java, Objective-C,
• Mobile IDEs: XCode, Android Studio, or Eclipse
• Android NDK or working knowledge
• RESTful interfaces and cloud architectures
• Experience writing unit tests

Responsibilities
• Collaborate with developers, quality assurance analysts, and other stakeholders on software projects
• Design and develop automated testing scripts for applications using automation tools
• Implement and maintain automated testing scripts
• Execute test scripts while tracking results
• Create defect status reports and validate bug fixes

Additional Information:
• Positions are full-time employees of Xpanxion, not contractors
• Employees have the support of an excellent training program
• Multiple other positions available at multiple different experience and education levels
• Competitive salary and benefits
• Position located in Ames, Iowa; Kearney, Nebraska; Manhattan, Kansas; Lincoln, Nebraska, or Fort. Collins, Colorado.

Participate in all of our employee benefit programs:
• Health Insurance
• Dental Insurance
• Vision Insurance
• Life Insurance
• 401k
• Bonus Program
• Paid Holidays and PTO

Application Developer - Kansas State University - Office of Mediated Education

February 10, 2017

Campus: Manhattan

Job Summary: The employee in this position will assist K-State faculty and staff in the adoption and use of information technology. All duties require knowledge, skills and abilities in application development in a networked environment.

How to Apply:
Screening of applicants begins immediately.

Applicants must submit
1) a cover letter reflecting how skills meet the requirements of the position
2) resume
3) the names, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least three professional references

See http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/500585/application-developer-sys... for a complete position description and to apply. Questions may be directed to Viki Horan at vhoran@k-state.edu.

Biodefense Internship Program - Orion Integrated Biosciences Inc.

January 25, 2017

Biodefense Internship Program

Orion Integrated Biosciences Inc. is a Biodefense Company advancing new analytical, and visualization tools for the detection, characterization and mitigation of infectious diseases and the interpretation and contextualization of Big Data for Biodefense.

Our activities focus in strengthening national security by supporting the Department of Homeland Security through DHS Centers of Excellence (e.g., the DHS Center of Excellence for Emerging and Zoonotic Animal Diseases, CEEZAD), the US Department of Defense and the US Department of Agriculture.

Part of the mission of Orion Integrated Biosciences Inc. is the establishment of a Biodefense Internship Program for junior computer scientists and software engineers to strengthen the next generation workforce in the areas of bioscience and national security.

Eligibility Requirements

  • US citizens.
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
  • Be formally admitted or have an application in process as a full-time student (graduate or undergraduate).
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher.

Preferred Technical Experience

  • Java, JavaScript based frameworks including D3, WebGL, CSS, HTML 5 and Qt
  • Proficiency with C/C++, Python, code integration, performance benchmarking, and optimization of scientific models.
  • Experience with the development of WebApps to create, run, and display Big Data analytics and simulation results.
  • Experience with programming support on remote and local High Performance Computing (HPC) clusters.
  • Experience with PostgreSQL, Hadoop, MongoDB and/or NonSQL
  • Proficiency with GPU programming.
  • Capable of integrating and testing of secure operating system environments.
  • Proficient in the development of mobile applications.

willy.valdivia@orionbio.com

Orion Integrated Biosciences Inc.
2005 Research Park Circle Manhattan, KS 66502

Information Technology Consultant - Information Technology Assistance Center (iTAC)

January 19, 2017

Campus: Manhattan

Job Summary: The individual in this position works as part of a team in the Operations Center (OC) to monitor the availability and performance of applications, environment, processes, servers, services and systems. This position is responsible for first and second tier problem determination, incident/problem recording, problem escalation, and root cause analysis.

Instructions: Screening begins immediately.
Applicants must submit a cover letter reflecting how skills meet the requirements of the position; a resume; and the names, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least three professional references. Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.

See http://careers.k-state.edu/ cw/en-us/job/500417/information-technology-consultant for a complete position description and to apply. Questions may be directed to Viki Horan at vhoran@k-state.edu.

Instructor - Kansas State University, Department of Computer Science

December 8, 2016

Instructor Position
Department of Computer Science
Kansas State University

The Department of Computer Science (CS) at Kansas State University is seeking applications for a permanent full-time Instructor position within the department beginning Fall 2017.  The person in this position will be required to teach courses in computer science, which may include computer programming, data structures, and software engineering. Duties will also include participation in student engagement activities such as advising, KSU Open House, and student team competitions.  Women and members of under-represented groups are highly encouraged to apply. The position requires a Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field. Relevant industrial experience, teaching experience, or a PhD degree is preferred.

Kansas State University is committed to the growth and excellence of computer science. The department offers BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees, has a faculty of 21, and over 80 graduate and 630 undergraduate students. The department is housed in Engineering Hall, a new state-of-the-art building that offers modern facilities supporting research, teaching, high-performance networking, and supercomputing. The department has classrooms dedicated to multimedia and collaborative study.

Kansas State University actively seeks diversity among its employees. Kansas State University is an EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Background check required.

Please apply through K-State Jobs http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/jobs/, job number 500181 or use this direct link to apply: http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/500181/instructor-computer-science.  Applicants should submit a single PDF file that includes the following: (1) a letter of application, (2) resume, (3) teaching interests, and (4) contact information for three references. Review of applications will commence March 1st, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

IT Financial Examiner Specialist - Topeka Field Office or Lenexa Field Office

January 17, 2017

Contact Jaenne Kelly for more information about being a IT Financial Examiner Specialist.

Jeanne Kelly
Operations Manager
Office of the State Bank Commissioner
700 SW Jackson, Suite 300
Topeka, Kansas 66603-3796
785-296-1728

Programmer - USDA

December 8, 2016

Wanted: Part-Time Engineering Aid for programming tasks.

~8-12 hours/wk @ ~ $12/hr (now and through Spring 2017 semester)

Needing someone for a variety of programming tasks including Window user interfaces (Visual C++), software coding for USB sensor interface, programs for processing large data sets, and other miscellaneous task relating to computer functions and research activities.

The USDA-ARS is an equal opportunity employer. (Dec2016)

Dan Brabec, Research Engineer, US Department of Agriculture / Agriculture Research Service

1515 College Ave, Manhattan, KS (located ~ 1 mile west of campus and near Claflin ave.)

Phone: 785-776-2731

Email: Daniel.Brabec@ARS.USDA.GOV

December 14, 2016

HME, Inc. is currently accepting applications for a full time Sharepoint application developer / programming position in our Topeka office. This position’s duties will include the following:
 Client based front-end programming in an integrated Sharepoint online environment for inter-departmental communication (JavaScript/JQuery, HTML, CSS)
 Developing web services (REST) APIs to automate the integration of 3rd party SQL databases to SharePoint (OData, C#, SQL)
 Creating and maintaining new Sharepoint functionality / lists / libraries and associated workflows as needed
 Assisting in maintaining and updating an Oracle P6 scheduling system.
 Must be able to multi-task and have great oral and written communication skills
 Drug free workplace
This position offers good starting wages comparable to experience, excellent benefits, and opportunities for advancement and growth with a great company.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Interested applicants can apply online at www.hmeinc.net, apply in person from 8:00a.m. to 5:00p.m., Monday through Friday, or mailed and emailed resumes are also welcomed.

Contact Information
Address: 2828 NW Button Road, Topeka, KS 66618 Phone: 785-235-1524 Website: www.hmeinc.net

Software Internship - Xpanxion

January 12, 2017

Xpanxion offers our employees challenging, interesting, and meaningful work in a variety of technical roles and aptitudes. You will receive guidance and exceptional support in developing your career with Xpanxion’s deeply technical and talented team. From Software Development, Design, and Testing, to Business Intelligence and Data Analytics; Xpanxion has a career path built specifically for you.

We are currently looking to add SDET interns. In our paid internship program, candidates are paired with senior employees to assist on real projects that have global impact with Fortune 500 companies. Gain some awesome experiences, have fun, get your career rolling, and earn some money on the side!

http://xpanxion.applytojob.com/apply/zyFsui/Software-Internship

Kori Kamm | HR Intern | Manhattan KS
Office: 308-233-3153 | Mobile: 785-209-0626
Email: kkamm@xpanxion.com

Student Java Application Developer - The Office of Mediated Education (OME)

December 5, 2016

The Office of Mediated Education is hiring part-time student developers. Students will work with a team developing JAVA web applications, participating in the complete life cycle, from initial requirements, design, and development to maintenance and customer support. Exact duties and responsibilities of the position will vary based on the successful applicant's skills and aptitude. Our students complete an onboarding program and receive mentoring from full-time developers to get up to speed with our development practices and exposure to our applications. Hours and Location: You set your schedule but working hours between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday-Friday at the K-State Foundation Center on Anderson Ave. Starting wages are $9.00/hr, but could be greater based on experience. Required Qualifications: Current Undergraduate in Technology-related field (MIS, CIS, etc.) Students must have problem solving skills and development experience or course work in programming. Candidates must be motivated, capable of learning new skills quickly, self-directed, able to work at least 15 hours a week and willing to devote at least a year to the position, including summers. Preferred qualifications: Experience with Java application development. Experience with Ajax, JavaScript, and standards-based web design. Applicants with one or more years employment potential. Ability to work 30 hours per week over the summer if not taking classes.

Student Programmer - The Institute of Computational Comparative Medicine - Global Campus

January 20, 2017

The Institute of Computational Comparative Medicine is seeking a student worker with programming knowledge (including HTML/CSS/JavaScript) to develop interactive instructional media, web applications and teaching examples for a variety of courses that will be offered through Global Campus. Tasks will include creating animated videos, simulations and Graphical User Interfaces to enhance students’ learning experience. Compensation will be on an hourly basis.

If interested, please send a letter of interest and short CV to Dr Ronette Gehring at rgehring@ksu.edu.

Student Software Support/Tester - The Office of Mediated Education (OME)

December 5, 2016

OME is hiring part-time student software testers. Students will conduct system testing with sample/live data with the help of full-time testers. Student must have problem-solving skills and enjoy finding bugs/issues in software. The student will also provide second tier support to applications such as K-State Online and eProfile. Wage/Salary: starts at $9.00/hour QUALIFICATIONS: Current Undergraduate in Technology-related field (MIS, CIS, etc.) Candidates must be motivated, capable of learning new skills quickly, self-directed, able to work at least 15 hours a week and willing to devote at least a year to the position, including summers.

Systems Engineer - Kansas State University - Enterprise Server Technologies

February 10, 2017

Campus: Manhattan

Job Summary: This position will serve as a member of one or more System Engineering teams responsible for engineering and third level support of Windows Systems, Unix Systems, Virtualization, and Data Center Operations. Two to five years’ relevant experience required.

How to Apply:
Screening of applicants begins immediately.

Applicants must submit
1) a cover letter reflecting how skills meet the require¬ments of the position
2) resume
3) the names, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least three professional references

See http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/500584/systems-engineer for a complete position description and to apply. Questions may be directed to Viki Horan at vhoran@k-state.edu.

ITS Employment Opportunities

Information Technology Services at Kansas State University also has student and full-time positions available periodically. You can check out their employment opportunities here at: http://www.k-state.edu/its/employment/