Full Stack Business Technologist

Columbia University
New York
Sep 28, 2016
Oct 26, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Board
Full Stack Business Technologist Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism is seeking a Full Stack Business Technologist who will be responsible for the advancement and advocation of technology in support of academic and administrative needs. The incumbent will be hands-on in bridging multiple systems, departments and stakeholders' technology solutions to eliminate data and process silos; and in creating system and workflow cohesion within the classroom, across the Journalism School, to the greater University and external solutions.

Responsible for academic and administrative technology support, including but not limited to:

Digital Distribution & Platforms: Support of social media platforms, digital content publishing platforms, mobile publishing and respective system interconnectivity
Traditional Higher Education Course Containers (Learning Management Systems): User access management, course shell maintenance
Systems Integration & Data/APIs: Support the data lifecycle (security, acquisition, storage, archival, destruction) across administrative and academic needs
Data manipulation and visualization assistance A bachelor's degree or equivalent and a minimum of 3-5 years' related experience are required. An advanced degree is preferred and coding and journalism experience is desired.
Must have experience with the following: Python, Ruby, SQL, AWS (RDS, EC2, S3), APIs: RESTful, JSON, XML, RSS.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience with development cycles and process. CRM implementation or support experience (e.g., Salesforce). Data visualization experience: D3.js, CartoDB, etc. Hackathon participation. For a more detailed description and/or to apply for this position, please enter the following in your browser: Columbia University is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a community diverse in every way: race, ethnicity, geography, religion, academic and extracurricular interest, family circumstance, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background and more. Category: Technology , Keywords: Data Management Technician