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Who We Are UC Berkeley Architecture department (IST – API) is on the cutting edge of technology application in higher education. We work with leading edge technologies and embrace state-of-the-art methodologies and practices.
Our Core IT Services - Collaboration Platform Services - Enterprise Integration Services - Web Platform Services
Technical Lead Overview: We're currently seeking a Technical Lead to support API initiatives with key focus on platforms, tools, and service operations. We work in a collaborative environment, and there are plenty of opportunities to learn and mentor. This position will provide technical expertise to expand our integration platform and shape the way everyone on campus uses APIs.
Things you'll do: Build platforms and tools that leverage campus data and have a campus-wide impact. Work with developers who want to use the API platform. Participate in developer advocacy and create a positive developer culture on campus.
Lead and drive day-to-day production support operation and work closely with business stakeholders and technical staffs to ensure application issues/bugs are addressed in timeline fashion & in accordance to customer expectations. Provide second-level operational support, troubleshooting, and security vulnerability testing/remediation. Research the latest technical and software industry offerings and provide input towards the selection of products and tools Collaborate with other IT teams to ensure application of quality of services such as scalability, maintainability, extensibility, reusability, availability, security, and performance. Work independently and make actionable recommendations to managers, directors, and senior stakeholders based on his/her technical expertise Take a leadership role in technology selection and product/solution evaluation Keep current with emerging technologies
Salary & Benefits
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Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
Conviction History Background
This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
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