Senior System Architect, Project Manager Staff Position available at CNS, IU

Katy Borner katy at INDIANA.EDU
Wed Oct 30 09:00:51 EDT 2013

Dear all,
please share the below with interested candidates.
Thank you,


    9526 - Senior System Architect, Project Manager

*Job Summary:* Manages a team of programmers in the specification, 
design, implementation, testing, deployment, and documentation of 
diverse industry-strength Cyberinfrastructures and tools that are used 
by 100,000s of users around the globe. Examples include international 
researcher networking sites such as VIVO, CIShell powered tools such as 
Sci2, and online interactive map applications that broadcast 
developments in science and technology to a large, general audience. 
Directs the software development process at the Cyberinfrastructure for 
Network Science Center (CNS), including gathering requirements, 
designing, sprint planning, and developing functionality to best serve 
diverse stakeholders. Communicates with stakeholders and other external 
members of the scientific community to determine the direction of tool 
and online web portal development, and participates in outreach to the 
greater scientific community. Directs the work of junior staff, 
including hiring, and training of new developers, and oversees workshops 
and the creation of educational material for training new users and 
external developers. Participates in the development and submission of 
new funding proposals.

REQUIRED: Bachelor's degree in computer science, information science, or 
related discipline, five years of design and programming experience 
including Java, building secure Web applications, and SQL, experience in 
managing software development using Agile Methodology such as SCRUM, 
Kanban, or Extreme Programming, and two year experience in Git or 
Subversion (SVN).

Ability to interact and communicate effectively with a wide variety of 
people; and solid knowledge of object-oriented, MVC, and Design Pattern.

Preferred: Relevant Master's Degree; experience with continuous 
integration tools such as Jenkins, Hubson, and JUnit Test; experience in 
planning and managing multi-projects end-to-end development; experience 
with open source project development; knowledge of Eclipse, Eclipse RCP, 
Equinox, and OSGi; familiarity with Python, HTML5, SVG, Tomcat, Grails, 
and Hibernate; experience creating data visualizations programmatically.

Other: The Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science (CNS) Center 
( at Indiana University, Bloomington employs a 
full-time development team. We use a Kanban-based development process, 
and are open to experiments and improvements. Some projects are 
collaborative, others are more independent. Flexibility in scheduling 
can be accommodated, including later work hours or 4 day work weeks (at 
ten hours a day). We value honesty, friendliness, courage, and 
collaboration. Indiana University Bloomington is a major public research 
university with 1,700 faculty and 38,000 students. The beautiful campus, 
situated in one of the top ten "best college towns" in the U.S., hosts 
110 research centers and institutes, as well as a wide array of 
distinguished academic departments and schools. Indiana University is an 
equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and offers a full range of 
benefits, including paid vacation and holidays, generous retirement 
contributions, and free or reduced tuition on classes taken while on staff.

To apply, visit 
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Katy Borner
Victor H. Yngve Professor of Information Science
Director, CI for Network Science Center,
Curator, Mapping Science exhibit,

ILS, School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University
Wells Library 021, 1320 E. Tenth Street, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
Phone: (812) 855-3256  Fax: -6166

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