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Applications Systems Manager, Functional - Enterprise System Human Resources and Student

  • HR Job ID: 34874
  • Hiring Managers: Charles DiCarlo
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 11/1/2018

This position is responsible for 1) partnering with the Technical Application Manager and Director to manage the University’s enterprise applications ensuring sustainability, interoperability, and reliability of these systems in the context of overall administrative systems and institutional initiatives; 2) working in partnership with business leaders in central offices and schools to understand their needs and translate them into effective technology solutions; 3) leading a diverse team of functional system analysts to complete an agreed upon portfolio of projects and provide support for institutional initiatives; 4) collaborating with other University technology teams to plan and deliver effective IT services; and 5) performing management functions, including budgeting, procurement, vendor management, contract negotiation, and personnel evaluations and actions.

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Data Center Facilities Engineer - IT Cyber Service Operations

  • HR Job ID: 35313
  • Hiring Managers: RuthAnn Ostrowski
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 1/23/2019

Job Summary: The Critical Facilities Engineer is responsible for coordinating design/build data center capital projects and the operational programs to maintain critical facility infrastructure systems. These include generators, switchgear, auto-transfer switches, transformers, main electrical distribution boards, UPS Plants, electrical busways, power distribution units, mechanicals such as CRAHs, Chillers, Pumps for precision cooling, fire detection and suppression, and facility management systems.

This position must handle and respond to urgent events when they occur; instructs third-party service providers in remediation efforts; and is responsible for 24/7 operational continuity of IT-managed critical facilities including emergency operations, business continuity, and disaster recovery. Establishes work rules and service goals for critical facility management with assurance of the proper commissioning and optimal functioning of critical systems including electrical, mechanical, fire/life safety, etc.

Uses advanced metering tools to produce metrics to manage and forecast capacity on space, power, and cooling for the effective, compliant, and efficient management of critical facilities supporting the University’s administrative, instructional, and research mission.

Individuals at this level, work independently, with minimal guidance to perform their work.

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Developer - Application Development and Operations

  • HR Job ID: 34557
  • Hiring Manager: Patricia Rajamanickam
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 9/25/18

Northwestern University is seeking an experienced Java developer that has a solid foundational knowledge and is well versed in object-oriented development. Are you organized, proactive, and eager to help drive future change? Do you enjoy working to enhance product infrastructure and software? Do you like working on a variety of product and service offerings? Then join us, and take a Northwestern Direction.

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Developer - IT Media and Design

  • HR Job ID: 35329
  • Hiring Managers: Rodolfo Vieira
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 1/29/2019

Develops, codes, tests, and debugs new software or enhancements to existing software. Typically works with senior staff, but may coordinate smaller or less complex projects independently. Designs and implements basic technical solutions ensuring that business needs and requirements are met. Performs basic system integration tasks. Provides estimation for assigned tasks.

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Developer - Application Development and Operations

  • HR Job ID: 35339
  • Hiring Manager: Pang Hsiang
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 1/29/2019

Develops, codes, tests, and debugs new software or enhancements to existing software. Typically works with senior staff, but may coordinate smaller or less complex projects independently. Designs and implements basic technical solutions ensuring that business needs and requirements are met. Performs basic system integration tasks. Provides estimation for assigned tasks.

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Lead Computational Specialist - Research Computing Services

  • HR Job ID: 35279
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 01/17/19

We are a team of computational and data-enabled research specialists with diverse backgrounds and skills. We work together with Northwestern researchers and IT partners to facilitate computational and data-enabled research across a wide breadth of research areas. As a Lead Computational Specialist, you will lead a team of computational consultants in delivering support and services to researchers across Northwestern. You will consult with and provide advice to researchers, develop and deliver training on computational methods and tools, and lead the development of new services to respond to the growing research needs across the University.

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Senior Interactive Visualization Specialist - Research Computing Services

  • HR Job ID: 35226
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 01/09/2019

Under minimal direction, the Senior Interactive Visualization Specialist will actively support and advance innovative research activities across several disciplines. In this role, you will work closely with Northwestern researchers to create and deliver interactive media to explore, analyze, and communicate ideas and data-driven results in real time. Alongside team members currently supporting visualization, data processing and analysis, and scientific computing, you will be instrumental in building sustainable visualization support services, as Northwestern IT responds to growing research visualization needs of faculty and students. As an integral member of Research Computing Services, you will also lead training efforts through consultation and workshop development for Northwestern faculty and students to develop end user skills in visualization.

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Systems Analyst - Enterprise System Human Resources and Student

  • HR Job ID: 35386
  • Hiring Managers: Sherry Majkszak
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 2/04/2019

The Systems Analyst performs tasks related to the Kronos Timekeeping system and the related integration with other systems such as PeopleSoft HR.

Design, implementation, support/maintenance, and enhancement of NU's enterprise, vendor and in-house developed applications.Documents functional requirements, analyzes requirements in the context of software and processes, develops and executes test plans, assists with and documents business process improvement efforts, and works with production issues.

Completes content, process, and procedures for technical and functional system work that is low to medium in complexity. Typically works with senior staff, but may coordinate smaller or less complex projects independently.

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Systems Analyst - Enterprise System Human Resources and Student

  • HR Job ID: 35104
  • Hiring Managers: Mark Reynolds
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 12/19/2018

As part of the Student Enterprise Systems team, this position is responsible for consulting with users in the university community for a broad range of administrative systems requirements. This job is ideal for someone who wants to work in a team environment to solve business needs for higher education and is interested in gaining knowledge of new systems and technologies.

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User Support Specialist - IT Technology Support Services

  • HR Job ID: 35251
  • Hiring Managers: Blake Wehlage
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 01/16/19

User Support Specialist provides support to end users for basic incident resolution and requests reported to the IT Support Center. This role identifies, researches, and resolves technical problems by responding to telephone calls, email, and personnel requests. Additionally, the role is responsible for documenting, tracking, and monitoring client interactions to ensure a timely resolution. This role is also responsible for providing a positive customer support experience and building strong relationships through deep problem understanding, ensuring timely resolution or escalation, communicating promptly on progress, and handling customers with a consummately professional attitude.

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User Support Specialist - IT Technology Support Services

  • HR Job ID: 35250
  • Hiring Managers: Blake Wehlage
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 01/15/19

User Support Specialist provides support to end users for basic incident resolution and requests reported to the IT Support Center. This role identifies, researches, and resolves technical problems by responding to telephone calls, email, and personnel requests. Additionally, the role is responsible for documenting, tracking, and monitoring client interactions to ensure a timely resolution. This role is also responsible for providing a positive customer support experience and building strong relationships through deep problem understanding, ensuring timely resolution or escalation, communicating promptly on progress, and handling customers with a consummately professional attitude.

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Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

If you have a question about any of these opportunities, please contact Chris Fyfe, talent acquisition partner.

 

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