Achievement & Assessment Inst
The Research Engineer Senior is a leader on a high performing technology team that is focused on designing and developing next generation learning solutions that are cross platform compatible. Day to day activities include providing technical leadership to a team of developers responsible for designing, developing, testing, and supporting the changes made to all enterprise class web applications used by K-12 schools nationwide to facilitate and enhance the student learning process. The Research Engineer Senior is also responsible for staying current on the ever evolving technology field and identifying new tools/products that could be beneficial for the Kite suite. Multiple positions available.
20% Evaluate ongoing changes within the industry to identify opportunities to enhance/improve the application. Evaluate new releases of all technology components used in the Kite technology stack. Develop report summarizing recommended technology upgrades for the summer release, the value and risk associated with each upgrade, and the recommended upgrade approach with detailed development plan.
15% Participate in development of grant proposals and/or responses to Requests for Proposals. May participate in demonstrations as required in the solicitation.
5% Report status weekly in individual status report. By end of day each Friday, update personal status report as well as update any project status data.
Contact Information to Applicants
Susan Dressler Martin
Director of Technology
University of Kansas
Agile Technology Solutions
1421 Research Park Dr.
Lawrence, KS 66049
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University of Kansas - Lawrence
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