Systems Engineer II - Studio
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|Position Title||Systems Engineer II - Studio|
|Department||ATEC (308000 Dept)|
|Position Status||Regular full-time|
|Position End Date (if temporary)|
|Posting Open Date||09/27/2016|
|Posting Close Date|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Desired Start Date||10/03/0016|
The Systems Engineer, Studio will require experience with software and systems related to the Animation and Gaming programs and be able to quickly learn software systems in support of instructional and administrative systems as assigned. Responsible to manage and troubleshoot issues on faculty and lab workstations running Windows and MacOS as well as the ATEC render farm. Linux experience is a plus. Supported software includes packages such as Maya, Arnold, Unity and Unreal Engine among many others.
|Minimum Education and Experience||
- Some college/Associates degree in Computer Software, Information Systems or related fields.
|Preferred Education and Experience||
Additional Required Qualifications
|Essential Duties and Responsibilities||
Provide second-tier support and assistance for faculty and staff related to technology systems within ATEC; maintain and troubleshoot any issues with software systems and related technology, working with OIT and/or other ATEC Technology Resources staff as required, ensure all systems and software applications are running properly and all software and system issues are resolved in a timely fashion. Provide timely communication with other support staff (ATEC, OIT, OR).
Develop software systems, tools and applications in support of instruction, administration, and in some cases research, for the School of Arts, Technology and Emerging Communication. Participate in ATEC-wide code reviews and software design efforts and use software development life cycle development processes as determined for each project.
Build image(s) for instructional and research workstations and servers. Work with OIT to ensure images are deployed and updated and secure. Work with faculty to determine versions needed for instructional labs and manage 3rd party software installation and support including license servers and other related technology (e.g. Maya, Houdini, Nuke). Provide interface with vendors sales and support organizations. Where possible automate and streamline processes using configuration management tools such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Salt.
Ensure currency and consistency of technical resources/services documentation; makes sure software and systems documentation and FAQs are completed and up-to-date for internal (technical staff) use as well as external (ATEC faculty, staff and student) use.
Provide recommendations for best practices in ITSM; assist with recommendations for technology related purchases.
Other duties as assigned.
|Special Instructions Summary||
Please provide at least one example of code you believe representative of your skills under “Other Doc”. Github account, or similar repository preferred.
1) The University of Texas at Dallas is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (M/F/D/V).
2) All employees serve as a representative of the University and are expected to display respect, civility, professional courtesy, consideration of others and discretion in all interactions with members of the UT Dallas community and the general public.
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- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Other Document
- Veteran Employment Preference - Form DD-214