Student Employment Opportunity
with Emphasis on Web Development
(For students with or without Work Study eligibility)
The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (PNSN) is the authoritative seismic network for Washington and Oregon State. After an event or volcanic eruption, traffic at pnsn.org increases 100-1000 fold as the public seeks the latest information and real time products. Prospective student will work closely with PNSN developers and system administrators to test and fix website issues, develop web products, and administrate web and database servers. Additionally, student will have the opportunity to participate in fieldwork, provide public outreach through group tours of the seismology lab and assist electronic technicians in developing and maintaining field equipment.
Desired skills (We will teach you many of these as needed):
Familiarity with the Linux environment
Scripting Language such as PHP, Ruby or Python
Some SQL experience (MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle)
Familiarity with soldering and basic electronics
Familiarity with geological processes
Willingness to work outdoors
Like to have fun (we can’t teach this one)
Know the airspeed velocity of a unladen swallow!
Flexible Hours(10-20/Week), Beginning Salary ~$10/hr. DOE
Contact: Jon Connolly, joncon