Job Opportunities

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Research Analyst


The Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science at Indiana University, Bloomington, is hiring a full time research analyst. The research analyst will work in the NIH-funded HuBMAP project, a project that aims to map the human body at single-cell level. They will join an interdisciplinary team that includes software developers, data scientists, medical illustrators, biologists, and project managers. They will collaborate extensively with external teams to design, configure, develop, test, distribute, and document elements of a Human Reference Atlas. They will interpret new requests, assess feasibility, and collaborate with HuBMAP and CNS colleagues on the creation and use of these Human Reference Atlas digital objects.

The ideal candidate will have strong oral and written communication skills and a unique combination of training and/or prior experience in more than one of the following areas: biomedical imaging, histology, human anatomy and physiology, data analysis, data visualization, and computer programming. Familiarity with multiplexed microscopy image analysis software and molecular biology assays and bioinformatics is a plus. The right candidate will have an opportunity to co-author scholarly publications in high-profile scientific outlets. This is not a remote position.

The CNS mission is to advance research, development, teaching, and service in data mining, modeling, and visualization. Specific foci are increased data visualization literacy and research on multi-level atlases of the structure and evolution of science and technology (see Mapping Science Exhibit), mapping the human body at the single cell level (see Human Reference Atlas publication and HuBMAP portal), and the communication of results via static and interactive data visualizations (see courses like the Visible Human MOOC).

Responsibilities:
  • Supports and coordinates the efforts of leading scientists in harmonizing terminology across multiple areas of cellular biology.
  • Assists research software developers in preparing biologically-oriented Kaggle data science competitions. This may entail identifying and obtaining appropriate data sets, and refining research questions.
  • Documents procedures in collaboration with others.
  • Performs a variety of administrative skills and prepares correspondence related to the project.
Potential additional responsibilities, depending on experience:
  • Develops, prepares, and delivers presentations on project work in professional and academic settings.
  • Prepares research reports, journal articles, and written project documentation with limited direction.
  • Develops and documents procedures.
  • May supervise student employees.
To apply please email your resume and cover letter to cnscntr@iu.edu.


Application Developer


Indiana University's Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science Center (CNS) is looking for a full-time senior software developer to become an integral member of a professional development team. Your contributions will directly impact the advancement of visualizations, datasets, tools, and services in the study of scholarly, social, biomedical, and other networks. You will be advancing research on the structure and evolution of science and technology, and developing innovative ways to communicate results via static and interactive maps of science. Your skills will implement the next generation of visualizations and the tech to run them.

In addition to software development, you will gather and refine requirements for a limited number of projects, lead development sprints, and help train junior programmers and graduate students. You will be interacting with a wide variety of people, so excellent communication skills are a must. This is not a remote position.

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. Bloomington is a college town well known for great work-life balance.

Qualifications:
  • At least three years of professional experience with modern JavaScript technology. Preference for experience in TypeScript, Angular (big plus), D3, or Vega.
  • Experience leading development teams.
  • Familiarity with Agile/SCRUM workflow
  • Experience with CSS and a compiler like SCSS.
  • Experience in cross-disciplinary teams and strong collaboration skills.
  • A can-do work ethic.
Apply using this link.


Part-Time Videographer


The Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science at Indiana University, Bloomington, is hiring a part-time videographer to write, produce, and edit video documents of interactive visualizations, such as those found here: https://scimaps.org/macroscopes. Initiates and maintains communication with data visualization creators to gather feedback and video permissions.

Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science Center's mission is to advance datasets, tools, and services for the study of biomedical, social and behavioral science, physics, and other networks. A specific focus is research on the structure and evolution of science and technology (S&T) and the communication of results via static and interactive maps of science (learn more at scimaps.org). Our administrative home is the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering.

Qualifications:
  • Experience using video production and editing software
  • Highly organized, resourceful, and able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and complete assignments by set deadlines.
  • Able to work in a close team environment as well as independently
  • Maintains a high degree of professionalism
  • Demonstrates a high commitment to quality and accuracy
To apply please email your resume and cover letter to cnscntr@iu.edu.


Part-Time Copyright Manager


The Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science at Indiana University, Bloomington, is hiring a part-time copyright manager for work on a publishing project.

Summary of duties:
  • Obtains and archives signed copyright permissions for a large academic book project.
  • Initiates and maintains communication with a large number of scholars, academic journals, and organizations.
  • Prepares communications timelines and shares progress of communications toward relevant deadlines with manager, team members, and other relevant constituents.
  • Maintains extensive spreadsheet records of copyright information.
Our mission is to advance datasets, tools, and services for the study of biomedical, social and behavioral science, physics, and other networks. A specific focus is research on the structure and evolution of science and technology (S&T) and the communication of results via static and interactive maps of science (learn more at scimaps.org). Our administrative home is the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering.

Qualifications:
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Highly organized, resourceful, and able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and complete assignments by set deadlines.
  • Able to work in a close team environment as well as independently.
  • Maintains a high degree of professionalism.
  • Demonstrates a high commitment to quality and accuracy.
  • Knowledge of common office computer software applications including Microsoft Word & Excel, and Google Sheets & Docs.
To apply please email your resume and cover letter to cnscntr@iu.edu.


Angular Software Developer (2 positions)


Indiana University's Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science Center (CNS) is looking for a full-time software developer to become an integral member of a professional development team. Your contributions will directly impact the advancement of visualizations, datasets, tools, and services in the study of scholarly, social, biomedical, and other networks. You will be advancing research on the structure and evolution of science and technology, and developing innovative ways to communicate results via static and interactive maps of science. Your skills will implement the next generation of visualizations and the tech to run them. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. Bloomington is a college town well known for its great work-life balance.

Qualifications:
  • At least 1 year of professional experience with Angular 2+ technology
  • Preference for experience in TypeScript, Angular, D3, or Vega
  • Familiarity with Agile/SCRUM workflow Experience with CSS and a compiler like SCSS
  • Experience in cross-disciplinary teams and strong collaboration skills
  • A can-do work ethic
Employment type: full-time
Location: Bloomington, Indiana, United States

Apply using this link.


Junior Angular Software Developer


Indiana University's Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science Center (CNS) is looking for a full-time software developer to become an integral member of a professional development team. Your contributions will directly impact the advancement of visualizations, datasets, tools, and services in the study of scholarly, social, biomedical, and other networks. You will be advancing research on the structure and evolution of science and technology, and developing innovative ways to communicate results via static and interactive maps of science. Your skills will implement the next generation of visualizations and the tech to run them. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. Bloomington is a college town well known for its great work-life balance.

Qualifications:
  • At least 6 months of demonstrable experience with Angular 2+ technology
  • Preference for experience in TypeScript, Angular, D3, or Vega
  • Familiarity with Agile/SCRUM workflow Experience with CSS and a compiler like SCSS Experience in cross-disciplinary teams and strong collaboration skills
  • A can-do work ethic
Employment type: full-time
Location: Bloomington, Indiana, United States

Apply using this link.


Event Coordinator


Indiana University's Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science Center (CNS) is looking for part-time event coordinator to become an integral member of a growing research center. CNS hosts a variety of events, ranging from research visits with individual collaborators to a 300+ person international conference we are hosting in July. Tasks may include working with research staff to plan events, building agendas, planning for and facilitating zoom webinars and meetings, making room reservations, handling social media communications for CNS events, arranging for catering, setting up slide deck templates, and monitoring and responding to event inquiries.

Qualifications:
  • Event planning experience preferred
  • Social media savvy a plus
  • A demonstrated ability to work independently in an organized manner
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • A can-do work ethic
Employment type: part-time
Location: Bloomington, Indiana, United States

Apply using by emailing your resume and cover letter to recorde@iu.edu.




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