Thursday, October 23, 2014

Health Partners Recruiting Event

Health Partners Recruiting Event for Computer Science students interested in full-time and internship Java/J2EE positions in Duluth.

Wednesday, October 29th
Time: 12:00 - 3:30
Where: UMD, HH 338

Take advantage of a networking/career opportunity with HealthPartners. This time will be open for networking, information sharing, or possible interview scheduling for our available Duluth positions!

Apply in advance @

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Science, social science, and art collide at the UMD MMad Lab

The MMad Lab is a mashup of three UMD colleges and five departments, resulting in a high-tech fueling of artistic wonder and groundbreaking research. Check out the article at

Monday, October 13, 2014

Twin Cities Univ. MN Foundation - Drupal Developer

University of Minnesota Foundation - Twin Cities
Drupal Developer - Part Time

For complete listing and to apply go to:

Requisition Number: 194404  
Appointment Term: 12 month
Work Hours/Days: Monday - Friday, Appointment 40%, Part-time

Required Qualifications
* Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
* Minimum 2 years experience developing Drupal 7 websites, including working with content types and how they display, building modules and panels, requesting and configuring sites, managing user permissions, creating taxonomies and vocabularies, and managing site environments.
* A solid understanding of web application development processes, from the layout/user interface to relational database structures, including scalability and optimization, caching, profiling, test suites, selenium, and slow queries.
* At least two years JavaScript experience.
* Experience writing semantic and well-formed HTML; modular, cascading, and reusable CSS.
* Experience using CSS pre-processors, such as Sass and LESS.
* Proven skills converting Photoshop designs into code.
* Experience using JSON and XML to communicate data between web application layers.
* Experience incorporating usability and accessibility features into website design.

Preferred Experience
* At least five years of Drupal experience strongly preferred
* Acquia stack and hosting, Cloud deployment, CDN configuration, Mobile device user interface development, Sencha Touch mobile framework, JEngine mobile framework, Managing people and projects, AngularJS, Ext.js javascript framework, RESTful web services, AJAX, Java Server Pages (JSP), Proxy cache, Git, Boost and CloudFare module,  Polyfills and modernizr.

Key Responsibilities:
This position requires the ability to understand business objectives of current and proposed systems, work with other programmers and designers, and code applications to specification. This position may take the lead on projects and in some projects requires autonomy, creativity and latitude to accomplish assigned responsibilities.
Key areas include:
* Provide Drupal expertise and leadership
* Apply IT skills to marketing communications projects

The University of Minnesota Foundation advances the University's mission of teaching, research, and outreach to the community by raising and managing private dollars for scholarships, world-class faculty, leading-edge research, new facilities, and academic programs on all five campuses of the University of Minnesota.

HealthPartners Duluth - Internship

HealthPartners Computer Science Internship

For Computer Science or Computer Information Systems students interested in full-time/part-time Java/J2EE positions in Duluth.

Looking for an excellent opportunity to showcase your computer expertise? The HealthPartners Duluth Regional Technology Center is seeking an intern with an interest in developing their computer programming, quality assurance and web development skills. This highly motivated candidate will work on various projects in Healthpartners business systems.