As a member of the RENEW National Testbed Project at Rice University in Houston, TX, the application engineer will be responsible for testing software development for RENEW and related projects (https://renew.rice.edu).
Working as a bridge between RENEW users and the engineering team, the application engineer will help the engineering team to apply user input to design, develop, test, and implement complex software programs and applications.
The engineer will provide technical support and expertise to users, test applications, respond to users' feedback, and install and, maintain the wireless and networking research equipment.
The ideal candidate can create/execute test plans and validate functionality in software ecosystems with multiple programming languages e.g. Web/Python/C++. In addition, the ideal candidate should be able to effectively interact with the platform users and the engineering team to solve reported issues.
We seek greater representation of women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans in disciplines in which they have historically been underrepresented; to attract international students from a wider range of countries and backgrounds; to accelerate progress in building a faculty and staff who are diverse in background and thought; and we support an inclusive environment that fosters interaction and understanding within our diverse community.
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
Position Status: Full-Time
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 21629
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