the smart solution for Riverside jobs

Program Coordinator - Computer Science and Technology

Company: University of California - Riverside
Location: Riverside
Posted on: February 12, 2019

Job Description:


Job #JPF01061

* University Extension - UNEX-Management & Prof Pgms


Open February 7th, 2019 through March 11th, 2019



In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. UCR is a world-class research University with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UCR Extension is the continuing and professional education division if the University of California, Riverside offering over 80 programs and certificates to domestic and international students. Extension is in need of a part-time Program Coordinator for the Computer Science and Technology Department. Reporting to Extension s Director of Prfessional Programs, the Program Coordinator will assist in building a portfolio of certificates, programs, and class offerings in the Computer Science and Technology field. The individual selected for this position must have relevant and broad knowledge of the Computer Science and Technology industry and its many focus areas in order to make the desired contributions to the department s growth efforts. Programmatic areas of study may include but are not limited to: Database Administration, Mobile Application Development, Web Development, Help Desk Technician, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, Malware Analysis, Cybersecurity, Network Administration, Video Game Design, Graphic Design, Health Information Systems, Healthcare Informatics, IT Security, Auto CAD Drafting, Software Engineering, IT Management, IT Project Management, Systems Analysis, Computer Programming, Data Science, User Interface Development, Computer Hardware Engineer, Computer Science, Computer Animation, Network Architecture, Systems Integration, Systems Engineering, and Robotics Engineering. The incumbent is expected to remain current on emerging technologies and trends, and present options for programming incorporation. This position will be expected to establish and/or foster relationships with professional membership associations and other community networks in order to develop a strong partnership model between UCR Extension and the computer science and technology industry.


-Research, identify and present educational programming opportunities in the Computer Science and Technology field.
-Assist in curriculum development for current and prospective programs.
-Train and ensure consistent implementation of rubrics and curriculum for instructors.
-Participate in instructor recruitment process (screening, interview and selection). Make hiring recommendations to Professional Programs department leadership.
-Conduct Instructor Orientations and Information Sessions as needed
-Communicate expected learning outcomes of individual courses to instructors to ensure understanding of how they contribute to the overall certificate program outcomes.
-Compose and/or approve course syllabi and review for alignment with UCR Extension standards and UCR senate approved guidelines
-Review course evaluations and make instructional recommendations to Professional Programs department leadership.
-Strategically plan and schedule quarterly course offerings for all programs with support from the program coordinator.
-Promote and coordinate the programs and classes for certificates in the discipline area.
-Review student and employer survey results and make programmatic recommendations to Professional Programs department leadership
-Advise prospective students on career pathways
-Participate and provide leadership for Certificate Advisory Council meetings
-Participate in accreditation activities as needed according to the WASC accreditation cycle.
-Write and revise standards documents for accreditation review reports as needed


-An advanced degree in a computer science and/or technology related discipline.
-Teaching experience in a continuing education environment
-Familiarity with distance education pedagogy
-Experience with curriculum design and assessment
-At least 5 years of work experience in computer science and technology
-Holds valid industry certification(s) demonstrating expertise on specific computer science and/or technology examinations (i.e. (CGEIT, AWS Solutions Architect/Developer, PMP, CISSP, CRISC, CISM, ScrumMaster, CEH, CCP-V, MCSE, CISA, CCNP, CCNA, Network +, CompTIA A+, & CCA-N, and other related examinations)


-Established relationships with professional membership associations/community networks in computer science and technology
-Understanding of continuing education requirements and/or training needs of computer science and technology professionals
-Commitment to UCR mission
-Certifications: (CGEIT, AWS Solutions Architect/Developer, PMP, CISSP, CRISC, CISM, -ScrumMaster, CEH, CCP-V, MCSE, CISA, CCNP, CCNA, Network +, CompTIA A+, & CCA-N or other related examinations)

Application Information:
To apply please visit https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/apply/JPF01061 . The priority review of applications will begin March 11, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. For more information about UCR Extension, please visit http://www.extension.ucr.edu/ .

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law


Riverside, CA


Document requirements


Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

Cover Letter

Statement of Teaching (Optional)

Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through teaching, research, professional activity, and/or service.

Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements

* 3 required (contact information only)

Keywords: University of California - Riverside, Riverside , Program Coordinator - Computer Science and Technology, IT / Software / Systems , Riverside, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other IT / Software / Systems Jobs

Programmer at San Clemente, CA (Remote option available too)
Description: Title Programmer Duration Long Term Work Location San Clemente, CA Remote option available too Skill Set VB, C. .NET and Java
Company: Spar Information Systems
Location: San Clemente
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Oracle RAC Expert with AWS
Description: Oracle RAC Expert with AWS 6 Months Irvine CA Oracle in Cloud environments Oracle
Company: Etouch Systems Corp
Location: Irvine
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Lead Network Solutions Architect
Description: Minimum Required Skills:CCIE, Pre Sales, Enterprise Networking, Cisco DC, SecurityLeading Technology Solutions Provider / Systems Integrator focused on providing technology products and services to Enterprise (more...)
Company: CyberCoders
Location: Irvine
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Need Help Desk/System Administrator with strong MAC help desk experience
Description: Need Help Desk/System Administrator with strong MAC help desk experience Location: Irvine, CA Duration: 6 Months Rate: Open on c2c or 1099 all inclusive The most important skill is for them to have (more...)
Company: proexstaffing
Location: Irvine
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Java Developer
Description: Job DescriptionLeading financial software company is looking for their next Java Developer You will be joining an established development
Company: Strategic Employment
Location: Fullerton
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Web Application Developer (Intermediate & Sr.)
Description: The successful candidate will be responsible for authoring web-based software that facilitates smooth workflow and unique design. They must demonstrate analytical and creative problem solving abilities, (more...)
Company: Evertz Microsystems Ltd.
Location: Burbank
Posted on: 02/23/2019

ServiceNow Developer
Description: Your New CompanyMy client, a ServiceNow End User in California, is making major changes to their ServiceNow platform. They are looking to bring on a ServiceNow Developer as a permanent employee. Are you (more...)
Company: Washington Frank
Location: Orange
Posted on: 02/23/2019

C Developer
Description: Indeed Prime is a free service that connects qualified job-seekers that's you with top companies hiring tech roles.With one application you can be considered for thousands of tech roles from leading (more...)
Company: Indeed Prime
Location: Orange
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Senior Programmer - C# .Net
Description: Client Note: Looking for both Senior and Middle level Programmer Skill Set: VB, C . .NET and Java is a plus. 7 - 9 years exp JD:--- Reviews,
Company: New York Technology Partners
Location: San Clemente
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Description: We are looking for an Online Web Evaluator to join our team in the United States. As an evaluator, you are responsible for rating the content returned by search engines, using in-depth local knowledge (more...)
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Yucaipa
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Riverside RSS job feeds