The Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education at UMBC seeks to recruit a qualified individual for the staff position of Environmental Data Manager. Details are provided below.
POSITION TITLE: Environmental Data Manager
PERSONNEL STATUS: Exempt, Full-time, Grant Funded
Note: This is a grant-funded position wherein employment is contingent upon renewal of the grant.
DEPARTMENT: Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Environmental Data Manager will manage data and computer infrastructure for the Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education (CUERE) at UMBC. Duties will include: management of data from sensor deployments and field campaigns; management of spatial data; management and configuration of servers and workstations; and performing other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Requires a Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s preferred) in computer science, information systems, geosciences or related field and at least two years of professional related experience. Must have experience with: relational database management systems such as SQL and Postgresql; GIS software such as ESRI ArcGIS; server operating systems such as Windows Server 2012 and Linux; programming experience with PHP, Python, and Matlab; and experience with server and workstation hardware. Experience with management of real-time sensor data and GIS is a plus.
SALARY: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
APPLICATION: For best consideration, send a cover letter, resume, transcript and contact information for three professional references by September 16, 2016 (resumes will be accepted until the position is filled) to:
Dr. Claire Welty
Director, Center for Urban and Environmental Research and Education University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
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