The University of Alabama in Huntsville Research Scientist III (step 3)/SMAP Center/RL3849 in Huntsville, Alabama

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 8,400 students from almost all 50 U.S. states and more than 80 countries, with its graduates going on to higher average starting and mid-career salaries than those from any other school in the state. UAH offers over 110 areas of study in Engineering, Nursing, Education, Science, Business, and the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Its 432-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.

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Job Description:

The Research Scientist III will perform funded research with government (national, state, and local), industry and university organizations. The incumbent will also perform senior-level network and information technology support activities for the AMRDEC and WDI.


Master's degree or equivalent experience/7 years of full-time verifiable computer support work experience (to include 4 ½ years of on-site experience in support of military applications)/must have knowledge and experience in support of the Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center (AMRDEC) and Weapons Development and Integration Directorate (WDI) Local Area Network (LAN)/expertise of AMRDEC WDI infrastructure and server configuration is required/Master's degree with experience is preferred/on-site network management experience at AMRDEC and WDI is desired/11 years of computer related experience is preferred/ U.S. citizenship is required

The approximate annual salary range for this position is $94,171 - $95,000.

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 -

For Technical Assistance-

Category: Professional

Department: Systems Management & Production Center

Locations: Huntsville, AL

Posted: Oct 11, '17

Type: Exempt

Ref. No.: RL3849