Applications Programmer Team Lead (0652U) - BSL
Company: University of California
Posted on: January 19, 2023
Job ID 45934 Location Full/Part Time Full Time Favorite Job At
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grow.berkeley.edu . Departmental Overview The Berkeley
Seismological Laboratory (BSL) operates and maintains a network of
traditional geophysical instruments across Northern California. The
data collected is archived for research purposes as well as
analyzed in real-time to provide earthquake information and to
produce earthquake early warnings, known as ShakeAlerts.The BSL
created the MyShake app to put earthquake products, including
earthquake early warnings, into the hands of smart phone users.
Additionally, a novel approach to producing earthquake early
warnings is to use cell phones and other mobile devices to detect
earthquakes, which the BSL has successfully proven possible with
MyShake. This position exists to lead software development efforts
and to manage products, such as MyShake. Application Review Date
The First Review Date for this job is: December 6, 2022 - Open
Until Filled Responsibilities 25% -Acts as the technical lead and
collaborates with a team of software development professionals that
design, develop, modify, debug, and evaluate code that incldues
real- time processing.20% -Leads development projects and enforce
plans for software development, deployment, testing, and support;
responsible project goals and timelines, and manages progress using
best practice project management techniques.15% -Analyzes and
applies highly complex data sources, reviews metrics, and prepares
reports for both internal and external stakeholders. Reviews and
selects the appropriate tools and methods to obtain optimal
results.10% -Participates in software testing, verifies test
results, and approves continuation of software release cycle.10%
-Serves as a technical lead for software development, especially
mobile device apps that are supported by cloud-based backend
services, such as MyShake.5% -Sets the technical requirements for
complex software specifications, balancing considerations from
clients, end-users, management, and development team. Develops the
specification and implementation of complex test plans.5% -Keeps
abreast of latest technologies and methods; applies best industry
practices, community standards and department policies and
procedures.10% -Other tasks as assigned. Required
- Bachelor's degree in related area and / or equivalent
experience / training.
- Thorough knowledge of applications programming, preferably
including cloud-based backend services and mobile apps.
- Highly advanced skills associated with software specification,
design, modification, implementation and deployment.
- Demonstrated ability to solicit and understand functional needs
and how software products can support those needs.
- Excellent project leadership and management skills, preferably
including the development and execution of strategic roadmaps.
- Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills,
amongst team, management, and external parties.
- Demonstrated ability to communicate technical information to
technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the
organization, including creation and distribution of reports.
- Demonstrated complex problem-solving and data-analyzing
- Must be self-motivated, works independently and as part of a
team, with the ability to meet deadlines. Preferred Qualifications
- Experience developing and executing complex test plans.
- Experience with focus groups and assimilating user feedback.
Salary & Benefits The salary range for this position is $120,000 to
$150,000, commensurate with experience. This is a 100% FTE career
position eligibile for full benefits. For information on the
comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit:
This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a
background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities.
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upon successful completion of the background check. The University
of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
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