Employment Opportunities

Full-time staff members of OH-TECH and its member organizations are eligible for a variety of benefits as employees of The Ohio State University. An overview of the benefits is available here. A detailed document is also available. To build a diverse workforce Ohio State encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. Ohio State is an EEO/AA employer. More information can be found at the Ohio State HR website.

Job openings are posted below and through The Ohio State University Employment Services office at jobsatosu.com. If you have questions, please contact:

Drew White (link sends e-mail)
1224 Kinnear Road
Columbus, Ohio 43212
(614)292-2318

OARnet

Program Coordinator

SUMMARY OF DUTIES The Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet) seeks a Program Coordinator to support the overall mission of the group and in particular to provide support for OARnet for events and travel. WORKSHOP/CONFERENCE COORDINATOR. Coordinates and arranges workshops, conferences and special events both on and off site; coordinates logistics, produces and manages registration, communicates with participants; manages fee payments; compiles participant data and financial reports on each program or workshop; assesses need of workshop programs and ensures adequate levels of materials and supplies, including catering/food needs. TRAVEL COORDINATOR. Acts as OARnet travel coordinator; performs all functions associated with processing travel requests, travel reimbursements and placement of purchase orders for travel related activities; enters travel data into database and maintains records and files; responsible for providing information, updates, education and recommendations based on OSU travel policies and procedures; stays current with OSU travel and reimbursement policies; trains current and new employees on travel processes and procedures. BACKUP TO EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR. Assists in maintaining senior leadership calendars as needed; assists with interacting with the Ohio Department of Higher Education and other government agencies; services as administrative backup to the Executive Director and supports management team. GENERAL OARNET DUTIES. Maintains user group contact databases for OARnet; schedules internal and external meetings; coordinates website updates and other communications projects with OH-TECH Communications as needed; assists with compiling of presentations; coordinates the ordering of office supplies; position is often required to be accessible via phone when not in the office had have Internet access to perform certain work duties from home; other duties as assigned. Work Environment and Culture: The Program Coordinator will report to the Administrative Manager of OARnet at the Ohio Technology Consortium main office, located on Ohio State University's West Campus. The Consortium functions as an umbrella organization for Ohio's statewide technology infrastructure that includes: The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC), the Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet), OhioLINK and eStudent Services. Funded by the Ohio General Assembly through the Ohio Department of Higher Education, OH-TECH reports to the Chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education. All fiscal and legal services are provided by the Ohio State University, with direction from the Vice President of Research. Through committees and direct contact with faculty and student researchers, OH-TECH is well positioned to meet the needs of those who require our resources. And to plan for future acquisitions and services, OH-TECH relies upon the guidance of the Ohio Department of Higher Education and the advice of committees to achieve and sustain national eminence. OARnet delivers technology-based solutions that reduce costs, increase productivity and improve customer service - and has done so since 1987. As a division of the Ohio Department of Higher Education's Ohio Technology Consortium, OARnet serves Ohio's education, health care, public broadcasting and government communities. The OARnet network blankets the state, consisting of more than 2,240 miles of fiber-optic backbone, with more than 1,500 miles of it operating at ultrafast 100 Gbps speeds. OARnet expects all of its members will uphold and embody its core principles of providing connectivity to Ohio's colleges and universities, K-12 schools, public broadcasting stations, academic medical centers, government agencies and partnering research organizations.

Systems Developer/Engineer

The Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet) seeks a Tier 2 Network Operations Center (NOC) Technician to support the overall mission of the group and in particular to monitor the OARnet backbone and act as the first point of escalation for technical issues. Role and Responsibilities: Pro-actively monitors the OARnet backbone and acts as the first point of escalation for technical issues in a 24x7 NOC; creates and manages trouble tickets in coordination with the Service Desk to respond to network alarms and events; conducts network maintenance following established procedures; assesses, monitors, and confirms the impact of network outages and scheduled vendor maintenance; provides direct customer support and assists clients in troubleshooting performance and connectivity problems; identifies, troubleshoots, and resolves network circuit failures; follows escalation procedures to ensure that critical issues are addressed in a timely manner; actively works with Engineering and Client Services groups to support OARnet services; other duties as assigned. May be required to be available during off duty hours and/or on call. Work Environment and Culture: The Tier 2 NOC Technician will report to the Tier 2 Engineering Manager at the Ohio Technology Consortium main office, located on Ohio State University's West Campus. The Consortium functions as an umbrella organization for Ohio's statewide technology infrastructure which includes: The Ohio Super Computer Center (OSC), the Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet), OhioLINK, and eStudent Services. Funded by the Ohio General Assembly through the Ohio Department of Higher Education, OH-TECH reports to the Chancellor for the Ohio Department of Higher Education. All fiscal and legal services are provided by the Ohio State University, with direction from the Vice President of Research. Through committees and direct contact with faculty and student researchers, OH-TECH is well-positioned to meet the needs of those who require our resources. And to plan for future acquisitions and services, OH-TECH relies upon the guidance of the Ohio Department of Higher Education and the advice of committees to achieve and sustain national eminence. OARnet delivers technology-based solutions that reduce costs, increase productivity and improve customer service - and has done so since 1987. As a division of the Ohio Department of Higher Education's Ohio Technology Consortium, OARnet serves Ohio's education, health care, public broadcasting and government communities. The OARnet network blankets the state, consisting of more than 2,240 miles of fiber-optic backbone, with more than 1,500 miles of it operating at ultrafast 100 Gbps speeds. OARnet expects all of its members will uphold and embody its core principles of providing connectivity to Ohio's colleges and universities, K-12 schools, public broadcasting stations, academic medical centers, government agencies and partnering organizations. The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential.

Ohio Supercomputer Center

SR Systms Dev/Eng-Not Sap

The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) seeks a Senior Scientific Applications Engineer to support the overall mission of the group and in particular to contribute to the overall mission of the Center with a focus on application support for OSC's industrial engagement and research programs. Role and Responsibilities: The individual in this position will: 1) Optimize relevant open source modeling and simulation codes for high performance execution on OSC and other HPC systems. 2) Provide consulting on code optimization, parallel programming or accelerator programming to OSC clients. 3) Perform application software builds, investigate software development tools, make improvements to OSC's software deployment infrastructure, and create user-facing documentation. The candidate must have strong communication skills and be willing to work in a distributed work environment. Continued employment will be contingent upon sustained and future funding for these activities. The Senior Scientific Applications Engineer will report to the Director of Research Software Applications at the Ohio Technology Consortium main office, located on Ohio State University's West Campus. The Consortium functions as an umbrella organization for Ohio's statewide technology infrastructure that includes: The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC), the Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet), OhioLINK and eStudent Services. Funded by the Ohio General Assembly through the Ohio Department of Higher Education, OH-TECH reports to the Chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education. All fiscal and legal services are provided by the Ohio State University with direction from the Vice President of Research. Through committees and direct contact with faculty and student researchers, OH-TECH is well positioned to meet the needs of those who require our resources. And to plan for future acquisitions and services, OH-TECH relies upon the guidance of the Ohio Department of Higher Education and the advice of committees to achieve and sustain national eminence. The Ohio Supercomputer Center provides supercomputing, cyberinfrastructure, research and educational resources to a diverse state and national community, including education, academic research, industry and state government. OSC expects that all of its members will uphold and embody its mission of empowering our clients, partnering strategically to develop new research and business opportunities, and leading Ohio's knowledge economy.