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Advanced Simulation Technology Specialist

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Requisition Details

GENERAL REQUISITION INFORMATION

Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: Staff_7913
Department iEXCEL 50009652
Business Unit Academic Affairs
Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule 8:00am - 4:30pm; Mon - Fri
Position Summary

This position provides the liaison to students, physicians, nurses, staff, faculty, and other healthcare and academic disciplines through oversight and support of specialized iEXCEL technology and the enhancement of hardware and software necessary to incorporate simulation at all levels into the curriculum of health professionals.
Works with iEXCEL Leadership as the liaison for the creation and development of innovation solutions to advance teaching, curriculum and research opportunities through the use of simulation. Helps to manage, participate in and support research activities that focus on educational and clinical outcomes.
Lead in evaluation and development of new systems, applications, software conversions and upgrades and creates innovative solutions to forward the teaching and research through identifying opportunities for technology improvement and curriculum integration.

Position Details

Additional Information

Posting Category Operations
Working Title Advanced Simulation Technology Specialist
Job Title Information Technology Specialist
Appointment Type B1 - REG MGR PROF SALARY
Salary Range $54,900 - $82,400/annual
Job Requisition Begin Date 09/29/2017

Required and Preferred Qualifications

Required Education: Associate's degree or equivalent
If any degree/training is required, please specify the type:

Computer Science, Information Technology, Technology Management

(Will consider five years related education/experience combined)

Required Experience 3 years
If any experience is required, please specify what kind of experience:

Experience in advanced audio/visual support to include highly proficient knowledge of computer software, graphics, virtual reality systems, Windows and operating systems/applications.

(Will consider five years related education/experience combined)

Required License No
If yes, what is the required licensure/certification?
Required Computer Applications: SAP
Required Other Computer Applications:
Required Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

1. Knowledge of advanced, web-based technology & strong computer skills required with competency in computer technology.
2. Superior organizational, planning, communication and customer service skills required
3. Able to synthesize and use critical thinking to problem solve
4. Be willing to take part in the evolution of a new field of practice and contribute to the development of a new “high-profile” entity.
5. Multi-tasking and ability to maintain high level of customer service especially in high pressure situations.
6. Possess strong ability to interact with various professionals (i.e. physicians, nurses, military, faculty, research scientists, etc.)
7. Ability to function effectively both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team
8. Possess the ability to work autonomously, when required, be creative and organized and function under tight timelines using high level of critical-thinking and decision-making skills.
9. Effective management of resources

Preferred Education: Bachelor's degree
If any degree/training is preferred, please specify the type:

Computer Science, Information Technology, Technology Management.

Preferred Experience:

• Background (3 years) in previous education or training environment
• Knowledge of outcomes assessment development, measurement and research.
• Knowledge of advanced simulation and VR/AR technology

Preferred License: Yes
If yes, what is the preferred licensure/certification?:

Advanced computer certifications (i.e. Cisco, CMware Certified Professional (VCP), Project Management, Microsoft, Linus

Preferred Computer Applications: Microsoft Access
Preferred Other Computer Applications: Other database/asset tracking software
Preferred Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

1. Project management and leadership skills

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Requisition Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have experience in advanced audio/visual support to include highly proficient knowledge of computer software, graphics, virtual reality systems, Windows and operating systems/applications?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * If you do have experience in advanced audio/visual support to include highly proficient knowledge of computer software, graphics, virtual reality systems, Windows and operating systems/applications, please elaborate (If No, indicate NA).

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Are you proficient in SAP?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Careerlink
    • Employee Referral
    • HERC
    • Indeed
    • Job Fair
    • Lincoln Journal Star
    • Linkedin
    • Omaha World Herald
    • UNMC Job Site
    • Other
  5. * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Within the past 6 months, have you been affected by a reduction in force or grant funding expiration with the University of Nebraska Medical Center?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents