University Human Resource Services

IT Coordinator/Specialist, Bowen Center for Public Affairs, Department of Political Science

Professional contract position available immediately.  

Responsibilities:  manage and maintain computer operations and databases for the Voting System Technical Oversight Program (VSTOP); provide support and technical advice to the VSTOP co-directors and other staff; maintain and integrate databases and web-based interfaces.  

Minimum qualifications:  bachelor’s degree or higher; mastery of the full range of the configuration and operations of computers and information technology comparable to a master’s degree in computer science; possess an advanced understanding of the range of various data and social media platforms; ability to initiate and follow through on projects; possess a professional attitude and interpersonal skills; ability to travel occasionally; possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and be insurable under the university’s auto fleet policy; ability to work in a multi-faceted office setting and interact with staff members of the VSTOP project and the Bowen Center for Public Affairs.  

Preferred qualifications:  bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science or related technology field; demonstrate experience in designing and maintaining large-scale databases; experience with voting systems and related technology.  

Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.

Send letter of application, resume, official transcript, and three letters of recommendation to:  

Dr. Raymond Scheele
 Bowen Center for Public Affairs
 Department of Political Science
 Ball State University
 Muncie, IN  47306

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Ball State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.

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