Employment

Kansas State University is committed to the growth and excellence of the CIS 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 nineteen, more than 100 graduate students, and 300 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 100+ processors. The department building has a wireless network and state-of-the-art media-equipped classrooms. The department hosts several laboratories for embedded systems, software analysis, robotics, 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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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Department of Computer Science

April 8, 2016

The department of Computing and Information Sciences (CIS) at Kansas State University invites applications for multiple tenure-track positions in computer science at all levels (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor). Outstanding candidates will be considered for open endowed positions. The start dates are flexible, beginning as early as Fall 2016 or as late as Fall 2017. While the department is accepting applications in all areas of computer science, applicants with expertise in or intersecting our strength areas (security, high-assurance software, cyber-physical systems and data science) are preferred. Women and members of under-represented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will demonstrate commitment to both teaching and research. A doctorate degree in computer science or related disciplines is required; salary will be commensurate with qualifications.

Kansas State University is committed to the growth and excellence of the department of Computing and Information Sciences. The CIS 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 physics, psychology, anthropology, and other engineering and science departments. The department offers BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees, has a faculty of 20, and over 90 graduate and 500 undergraduate students. The department recently moved into a new state-of-the-art facility in the College of Engineering complex (http://www.engg.ksu.edu/engineering-hall/) that offers modern facilities supporting research, teaching, high-performance networking, and supercomputing. The department has classrooms dedicated to multimedia and collaborative study, and several laboratories for cyber-security, high-assurance systems, software analysis, embedded systems, adaptive systems, computational engineering and science, and data mining. The College of Engineering is undergoing rapid expansion and will be hiring 35 additional faculty over the next five years. Kansas State is also home to the Biosecurity Research Institute and is the site of the new National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility. Details of the CIS Department can be found at the URL http://www.cis.ksu.edu/.

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 493077 or use this direct link to apply: http://careers.k-state.edu/mob/cw/en-us/job/493077/cis-assistantassociat....
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statement, copies of or links to representative publications, and contact information for at least three references. Review of applications will commence June 1, 2016 and continue until the positions are filled.

Business Intelligence Intern - GTM Sportswear

February 5, 2016

GTM Sportswear wants to fill an internship position this spring semester. The position is in the area of Business Intelligence and is available immediately. There is no minimum requirement for years in school. We are interested in interviewing undergraduate students enrolled in Computer Science or Software Engineering.

Here are just a few things our current interns have to say about working at GTM:

“While at GTM, I’ve been able to take what I learn in the classroom and apply it immediately in the real-world, sometimes even that same day!”

“I think what meant the most to me was how quickly they were ready to set me loose on a project of my own.”

“It has always been really hard to balance work and school, but it is really easy here.”

Next Step
If you are interested in this opportunity, please stop by our booth at the Engineering Career Fair on Wednesday, February 10th. I would like to visit with you to help determine whether this is a potential fit for your skills and interests.

To learn more about this opportunity, you can find the job posting here, or find the position for Business Intelligence Analyst Intern at http://gtmsportswear.com/job_application.aspx.

If you’d like more general information about working at GTM, you can visit http://gtmsportswear.com/careers. You can also contact Jessica Thomas at jessica.thomas@igtm.com or 785-537-8822 ext. 1221 with any questions you may have, but again, your best next step is to see us at the Engineering Career Fair. I hope to see you there!

April 8, 2016

The department of Computing and Information Sciences (CIS) at Kansas State University invites applications for multiple tenure-track positions in computer science at all levels (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor). Outstanding candidates will be considered for open endowed positions. The start dates are flexible, beginning as early as Fall 2016 or as late as Fall 2017. While the department is accepting applications in all areas of computer science, applicants with expertise in or intersecting our strength areas (security, high-assurance software, cyber-physical systems and data science) are preferred. Women and members of under-represented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will demonstrate commitment to both teaching and research. A doctorate degree in computer science or related disciplines is required; salary will be commensurate with qualifications.

Kansas State University is committed to the growth and excellence of the department of Computing and Information Sciences. The CIS 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 physics, psychology, anthropology, and other engineering and science departments. The department offers BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees, has a faculty of 20, and over 90 graduate and 500 undergraduate students. The department recently moved into a new state-of-the-art facility in the College of Engineering complex (http://www.engg.ksu.edu/engineering-hall/) that offers modern facilities supporting research, teaching, high-performance networking, and supercomputing. The department has classrooms dedicated to multimedia and collaborative study, and several laboratories for cyber-security, high-assurance systems, software analysis, embedded systems, adaptive systems, computational engineering and science, and data mining. The College of Engineering is undergoing rapid expansion and will be hiring 35 additional faculty over the next five years. Kansas State is also home to the Biosecurity Research Institute and is the site of the new National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility. Details of the CIS Department can be found at the URL http://www.cis.ksu.edu/.

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 493077 or use this direct link to apply: http://careers.k-state.edu/mob/cw/en-us/job/493077/cis-assistantassociat....
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statement, copies of or links to representative publications, and contact information for at least three references. Review of applications will commence June 1, 2016 and continue until the positions are filled.

Infrastructure Engineer Intern - SAIC Cyber, Cloud & Data Science

April 18, 2016

The SAIC Cyber, Cloud & Data Science Service Line has openings for entry-level interns to support the infrastructure and operations group in Kansas City, MO. The internship will be a 10-week summer program beginning June 6, 2016 and completing August 12, 2016.
Interns will work alongside network, server and desktop engineers to build, deliver, and support the operations infrastructure of our data center.
Serving in this capacity interns may:
• use Service Center for managing work item requests
• image laptops
• build and configure virtual machines
• manage network components and policies
• inventory assets

The desired candidate will possess skills related to:
• Analytical problem solving
• Time Management
• Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook)
• Written and verbal communication

Candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a federal security clearance.

iOS/Android Developer - KSU Agronomy Precision Agriculture Laboratory

March 11, 2016

The KSU Agronomy Precision Agriculture Laboratory is seeking a programmer experienced in iOS and android development. The candidate is required to be proficient in C# and cross development platforms such as Xamarin. Additional experience in programming with Swift 2 and/or Java is preferred. The candidate will focus on developing mobile applications for the KSU Wheat extension program and conducting routine maintenance for OS updates. The KSU Wheat App will utilize algorithms for making estimations and recommendations in regards to grain yield, nitrogen rate, and disease. In addition the candidate will have the opportunity to program mobile applications for AgDrone applications.

The position will be a part time at 20 hours per week with a pay rate of $15 per hour. Position can start immediately and is available for summer and fall 2016 semester employment.

For additional details contact Dr. Ray Asebedo at ara4747@ksu.edu

IT Help Desk Consultant - Kansas State University - IT Help Desk

May 2, 2016

The iTAC Help Desk is looking for some good candidates for the IT Help Desk consultant position. We will train over the summer time frame and need people to be in Manhattan ready to work.

Please let your students know if they are looking for a challenging part time position within K-State. The job posting can be found on the CES pages as Job Posting 83570. The link is: https://www.myinterfase.com/kstate/Job/Detail/aDlTQnI0ZUxxYUZzaE9XWFVob2...
but students should log onto their CES account to view.

IT Support Specialist - Adams Land and Cattle Company

April 18, 2016

IT Support Specialist

Location:
Broken Bow, NE

FT/PT Status:
Regular Full Time

Overview:

Adams Land and Cattle is seeking an individual to provide IT support in all of the Adams Land and Cattle facilities and locations. This position would be located in Broken Bow, Nebraska.

Job Responsibilities:

This person is responsible for:

  • Responding to IT ticket request submissions.
  • Researching and fixing production data issues.
  • Assisting with server setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Overseeing PC, laptop, and tablet setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Assisting with network maintenance, security, and upgrades.
  • Providing rotational on-call IT support to Adams Land and Cattle employees.
  • Assisting with server and database backups/restores.
  • Assisting Development Team in roll-out of software installs and upgrades.
  • Maintaining a secure network through monitoring, security, and control.
  • Providing anti-virus solution maintenance.

Job Qualifications:

 Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS, IS, Networking, or other related discipline; 2 years of related experience may be substituted with an Associates.
  • Network + certification (or be willing to get certified within first six months of employment).
  • Cisco or  Ubiquiti product knowledge is a plus.
  • T-SQL knowledge.
  • Network design, LAN knowledge, and network tuning experience is a plus.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication.
  • Experience with VoIP phone system.
  • 2+ years experience with the following:

         - Windows Server 2008/2012 setup and maintenance.

         - Virtual server management using Hyper-V.

         - Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SMNP.

         - Microsoft SQL Server Management.

Other Job Information (if applicable):

This position requires:

  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Exerting 25 to 50 pounds occasionally.  Carrying, Lifting/Lowering, Bending,
    Twisting, Climbing, Reaching, Kneeling, Sitting, Walking, and Standing and
    other positional physical movements may be occasional to frequent.

IT Support Specialist - Adams Land and Cattle

April 18, 2016

Overview:

Adams Land and Cattle is seeking an individual to provide IT support in all of the Adams Land and Cattle facilities and locations. This position would be located in Broken Bow, Nebraska.

Job Responsibilities:

This person is responsible for:

•Responding to IT ticket request submissions.

•Researching and fixing production data issues.

•Assisting with server setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

•Overseeing PC, laptop, and tablet setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

•Assisting with network maintenance, security, and upgrades.

•Providing rotational on-call IT support to Adams Land and Cattle employees.

•Assisting with server and database backups/restores.

•Assisting Development Team in roll-out of software installs and upgrades.

•Maintaining a secure network through monitoring, security, and control.

•Providing anti-virus solution maintenance.

Job Qualifications:

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

•Bachelor’s degree in CS, IS, Networking, or other related discipline; 2 years of related experience may be substituted with an Associates.

•Network + certification (or be willing to get certified within first six months of employment).

•Cisco or Ubiquiti product knowledge is a plus.

•T-SQL knowledge.

•Network design, LAN knowledge, and network tuning experience is a plus.

•Excellent problem solving skills.

•Strong customer service skills.

•Good written and verbal communication.

•Experience with VoIP phone system.

•2+ years experience with the following:

- Windows Server 2008/2012 setup and maintenance.

- Virtual server management using Hyper-V.

- Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SMNP.

- Microsoft SQL Server Management.

Other Job Information (if applicable):

This position requires:

•Valid Driver’s License.

•Exerting 25 to 50 pounds occasionally. Carrying, Lifting/Lowering, Bending,
Twisting, Climbing, Reaching, Kneeling, Sitting, Walking, and Standing and
other positional physical movements may be occasional to frequent

Network Administrator - Adams Land and Cattle Company

April 18, 2016

Network Administrator

Location:
Broken Bow, NE

FT/PT Status:
Regular Full Time

Overview:

Adams Land and Cattle is seeking an individual to ensure network quality in all of the Adams Land and Cattle facilities and locations. This position would be located in Broken Bow, Nebraska.
 

Job Responsibilities:

This person is responsible for:

  • Responding to IT ticket request submissions.
  • Ensuring network quality to all Adams Land and Cattle facilities and locations.
  • Maintaining a secure network by developing/maintaining access, monitoring, and providing security and control.
  • Providing rotational on-call IT support to Adams Land and Cattle employees.
  • Assisting the Development Team in the roll-out of software installs and upgrades.
  • Researching and fixing production data issues.
  • Overseeing server setup, maintenance, and upgrades.
  • Managing and ensuring effectiveness of security solution, including firewalls, anti-virus solutions, virtual private networks, and intrusion detection systems.
  • Assisting with the implementing and ensuring of data and server backups, and that recovery strategies are in place.
  • Overseeing new and existing equipment, hardware, and software upgrades relating to network or telephone equipment.
  • Developing and maintaining network documentation.
  • Overseeing PC, laptop, and tablet setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

Job Qualifications:

 Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS, IS, Networking, or other related discipline; 2 years of related experience may be substituted with an Associates.
  • Network + certification is required.
  • Cisco certification (CCNA, CCNP) is a plus.
  • Ubiquiti product knowledge.
  • T-SQL knowledge.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication.
  • Experience with VoIP phone system setup and maintenance.
  • 4+ years experience with the following:

         - Windows Server 2008/2012 setup and maintenance.

         - Virtual server management using Hyper-V.

         - Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SMNP.

         - Microsoft SQL Server Management.

         - Network design, security, and tuning.

Network Administrator - Adams Land and Cattle

April 18, 2016

This person is responsible for:

•Responding to IT ticket request submissions.

•Ensuring network quality to all Adams Land and Cattle facilities and locations.

•Maintaining a secure network by developing/maintaining access, monitoring, and providing security and control.

•Providing rotational on-call IT support to Adams Land and Cattle employees.

•Assisting the Development Team in the roll-out of software installs and upgrades.

•Researching and fixing production data issues.

•Overseeing server setup, maintenance, and upgrades.

•Managing and ensuring effectiveness of security solution, including firewalls, anti-virus solutions, virtual private networks, and intrusion detection systems.

•Assisting with the implementing and ensuring of data and server backups, and that recovery strategies are in place.

•Overseeing new and existing equipment, hardware, and software upgrades relating to network or telephone equipment.

•Developing and maintaining network documentation.

•Overseeing PC, laptop, and tablet setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

Job Qualifications:

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

•Bachelor’s degree in CS, IS, Networking, or other related discipline; 2 years of related experience may be substituted with an Associates.

•Network + certification is required.

•Cisco certification (CCNA, CCNP) is a plus.

•Ubiquiti product knowledge.

•T-SQL knowledge.

•Excellent problem solving skills.

•Strong customer service skills.

•Good written and verbal communication.

•Experience with VoIP phone system setup and maintenance.

•4+ years experience with the following:

- Windows Server 2008/2012 setup and maintenance.

- Virtual server management using Hyper-V.

- Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SMNP.

- Microsoft SQL Server Management.

- Network design, security, and tuning.

Other Job Information (if applicable):

This position requires:

•Valid Driver’s License.

•Exerting 25 to 50 pounds occasionally. Carrying, Lifting/Lowering, Bending,
Twisting, Climbing, Reaching, Kneeling, Sitting, Walking, and Standing and
other positional physical movements may be occasional to frequent.

Software Developer - Xpanxion (Manhattan)

April 15, 2016

Xpanxion is looking to add SDET interns to our Manhattan office in May 2016. This will be summer 2016 internships. In our paid internship program, candidates are paired with senior employees to assist on real projects, that have global impact with Fortune 500 companies.

April 22, 2016

Software Sustainability Developer

Position Description

The mission of The IDEA Center is to improve learning in higher education through quality research, assessment, and professional development. The Software Sustainability Developer position requires an individual interested in making an impact on higher education. The ideal candidate should have a passion for helping clients make optimal use of software by improving the quality and experience. The Software Sustainability Developer position reports to the Director of Software Development.
Responsibilities

 Communicate with both internal and external end-users about software and service issues
 Research to fully understand the cause behind quality assurance issues
 Resolve issues in software and systems through work-arounds and changes in software
 Create and maintain documentation that will be used by developers as well as end-users
 Learn about new technologies and development tools that help shape the future of IDEA
 Coordinate on special projects as needed Qualifications-Required
 A Bachelor’s degree in software engineering, computer science, information systems, or equivalent work experience
 Excellent verbal and written communication skills
 A commitment to serving both colleagues and clients
 An ability to work effectively within a team environment
 Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a keen attention to detail
 A proven ability to learn and apply new tools
 A commitment to excellence

Qualifications-Preferred

In addition to the required qualifications, experience is preferred with the tools currently used at IDEA
 Google Apps (Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Hangouts)
 Atlassian Jira and Confluence
 Git and GitHub
 Java, Groovy, and Grails
 JavaScript, AngularJS, jQuery, CSS, and HTML
 SQL, MySQL, MongoDB
 Gradle, Ant, and Jenkins
 Eclipse and IntelliJ IDEA
 AWS, Tomcat, Windows, Mac OSX, and Linux

Note: The duties, responsibilities and qualifications in the job description are representative categories only. These general guidelines do not constitute an exhaustive list of qualifications or essential functions for the position. There may be duties assigned or requests made of the person employed in this position that are not listed above. This is a full time position. The person employed must be able to work from IDEA headquarters on a regular basis. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Please submit a letter of application, which states salary requirements, a current resume and contact information for three professional references to: Human.Resources@IDEAedu.org. Screening of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. The IDEA Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Student Web Assistant - K-State Global Campus

April 26, 2016

K-State Global Campus is seeking a student to assist with the development and maintenance of the Global Campus website. Qualified candidates must be self-motivated individuals who work well in a team setting. Must be able to meet frequent deadlines and work on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. Strong (X)HTML, CSS, and web accessibility skills are preferred. PHP, jQuery, and WordPress experience are a plus. This is a part time position and is an excellent opportunity to gain real-life experience assisting with the design, development and maintenance of a large-scale website.

Pay: $8.50/hour

Hours: approximately 20-30 hours per week

Starting date is Mid-May, but can be flexible.

How to apply:
Send your resume and cover letter to:
Student Search – Web Student Assistant
K-State Global Campus
1615 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502
doadmin@k-state.edu

Summer Intern - liveauctions.tv

May 2, 2016

I'm looking for a summer Intern to help develop an App and a Website Developed in C#.
The position would be located in Manhattan, KS.
If you have any students that would be interested, please have them forward a few samples of their work to: brad@liveauctions.tv

Brad Fahrmeier
www.liveauctions.tv

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/