Software Developer/Systems Developer - UNIX

Location
Brisbane, Australia
Posted
07 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Sep 2017
Ref
501156
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

School of Information Technology & Electrical Engineering

It is an exciting time to get involved with the School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, located on UQ’s St. Lucia campus.  The School is ramping up its investment in teaching, research and engagement to create an inspiring, diverse and flexible workplace. The direction is backed by a bold, new strategic vision to ensure the School is at the forefront of meaningful research outcomes and pedagogy across its core impact areas of health, data, automation and energy. Boasting strong student enrolments in professionally accredited programs, combined with world-class researchers and facilities, the School is focused on strengthening its position in the global computer science and engineering communities.  By attracting the brightest minds and fostering a truly innovative and collaborative work environment, the School will develop global solutions to contemporary issues and mentor the leaders of tomorrow.

Details of the School may be accessed on its website at http://www.itee.uq.edu.au/.

The roles

The successful candidates will be involved in a technology transfer project in the area of electric power networks and integration of PV systems into these networks. The successful candidates will be responsible for developing and implementing the required execution environment, IT back-end integration and user web-based user interfaces needed to bring a technology demonstrator for operational network monitoring and assessment of likely impact of additional PV systems to the stage of a working prototype. They will be assisted by three academics to provide them with the required domain knowledge and will be supervised and supported by the developer of the existing technology demonstrator.

The people

Applicants must have a degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Software or Computer Systems Engineering, or a closely related discipline with relevant experience; or an equivalent combination of experience, and/or education/training.

Ideally the successful applicants have solid experience in either design, implementation and commissioning of data and processing intense software systems, or design, implementation and commissioning of multi-user web-based interactive user interfaces.

The former should have experience with SQL database management systems, parallel computation and cluster management, while the latter one should have experience in developing for and maintainting Apache http server based user interfaces.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion.

Applications are particularly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Remuneration

Software Developer

This is a full-time fixed-term (1 year) appointment at HEW Level 6.  The remuneration package for HEW Level 6 will be in the range $74,207 - $79,964 per annum, plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 9.5% (total package will be in the range $81,257 - $87,561 per annum).

Systems Developer - Unix

This is a full-time fixed-term (1 year) appointment at HEW Level 7.  The remuneration package for HEW Level 7 will be in the range $81,884 - $89,559 per annum, plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 9.5% (total package will be in the range $89,663 - $98,067 per annum).

There is a possibility of extension for both positions subject to funding.

Position Description

Download File 501156_New_Software Developer HEW 6.pdf

Download File 501156_New_Systems Developer - UNIX - HEW 7.pdf 

Enquiries

To discuss these roles please contact Dr Olav Krause on telephone +61 7 3366 9052 or email o.krause@uq.edu.au.

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