Position Title: Informatics Research Institute: Software Architect/Developer
Department: 9030|IRI-Tech Transfer
Participate in software development in enterprise computing and geospatial analysis and visualization domains. Analyze user specifications and requirements. Code, test, debug, deploy, train, and document programs on large-scale, complex projects for applications to industry. Revise and update software and documentation as required. Actively seek new tools and technologies and implement them in the software development lifecycle. Be part of a team that performs client needs assessments, develops statements of work for projects, and determines the architectural blueprint necessary for software development. Positions are available for Lafayette or Baton Rouge office. The candidate will ensure that all software development is consistent with the Center’s commitment to standards and high quality of service to clients. The candidate will participate in a synergistic fusion of technology development and economic development by architecting commercially viable software tools for applications in the public and the private sector.
Bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred) in Computer Science or Computer Information Systems (CIS) or a closely related field, with a demonstrated track record in software development including the design, development, verification, integration and deployment of software systems. The candidate must have strong hands-on experience in such areas as operating systems (LINUX, Windows), programming (Java, C++, .NET, C#, OpenGL, XML, HTML), GIS systems and applications (ESRI and other open source geo-spatial applications), database design and analysis and software engineering. Experience in Microsoft Dynamics, SharePoint, SQL, Visual Studio and other similar products a plus but not required. Five (5) years of work experience in developing software systems in real world settings may substitute for the required bachelor’s degree; and, seven (7) years of work experience will be considered equivalent to a Master’s degree.
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