Research Assistant II (step 1)/Center for Cybersecurity Research & Education/RL3916

The University of Alabama in Huntsville Huntsville, AL

About the Job

**About The University of Alabama in Huntsville:** The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) is a Tier 1 national university located in Huntsville, AL, which Southern Living recently named one of the best college towns in the South. It serves more than 9,100 students from 90 countries and almost all 50 U.S. states, with its graduates going on to higher average starting salaries than those from any other school in the state. UAH offers 89 degree programs in Engineering, Nursing, Education, Science, Business, and the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Its 505-acre campus, which includes more than 15 high-tech research centers and labs, is also the anchor tenant for the second-largest research park in the nation. UAH is regularly ranked the best return on investment among all schools in Alabama. Refer to for more information on the university, its academic and extracurricular programs and offerings, and the community it serves. The website is updated by noon every Wednesday with new staff position vacancies. Please note that new positions may close on Friday at 5:00 p.m. **Job Description:** The Research Assistant II will perform funded research with government (national, state and local) industry and university organizations. The incumbent will perform computer-related tasks to support modeling, networking and systems engineering for military and Homeland Defense applications. **Requirements:** College coursework in Science, Engineering or Business/1 year of full-time verifiable work experience/must have knowledge of Microsoft Office to include Word and Excel/must have experience with Microsoft Windows 2000 or higher/U.S. citizenship is required The hourly rate for this on-call position is $13.94. **Additional Information:** Professional Certification If a professional certification or degree verification is required for the vacancy, the University will require the applicant to provide copies of documents to verify such information. **Application Instructions:** Applicants **MUST** submit the following documents online: 1. UAH Application For Employment - (via Step 3 - Electronic Form) 2. Resume/CV - (via Step 4) *Optional*- Applicants may also upload additional documents (cover letter, references, etc.). *Returning Applicants* - _Login to your UAH Careers Account_ to check your completed application. *For Technical Assistance*- *Category:* Technical / Para-Professional *Department:* Center for Cybersecurity Research & Education *Locations:* Huntsville, AL *Posted:* Dec 20, '17 *Type:* Hourly *Ref. No.:* RL3916