# CSCF Web Application Dev in Fall 2020

We are excited to tell you more about the co-op position for developing web applications in CSCF (Computer Science Computing Facility).

We offer you the chance to work on real-world projects that make a real difference for our campus users.

Photo of former co-op Jamie Grove at her workstation. She is currently working at SNOLAB

### Some CSCF co-op projects include

• a web application used to hire faculty members
• the exam management system used across campus to administer exams and assign seats
• our Inventory system, which integrates our equipment database with monitoring, campus DNS, and machine-room mapping
• we worked with Science Computing to help implement evaluate.uwaterloo.ca
CSCF Research staff (at left); Special Projects staff Isaac Morland and Daniel Allen (at right)

### Who we are

• CSCF is 24 full-time staff in various technical roles to keep computing environments running for Computer Science
• Within CSCF, you'll be working in the group for "Research and Special Projects".
• We're hiring two co-ops, one reporting to each of Daniel Allen and Isaac Morland, both technical managers and software developers.
• Our manager is also technical, specializing in research clusters. We're a technical group!

• writing well-designed, testable, efficient code in one or more of (python, js, PHP) with SQL.
• you'll be adding, improving, fixing features in one or more projects
• may involve tracking down subtle bugs
• largely independent work

• depend on priorities for Fall term (as you can guess, things are somewhat in flux)
• we will give you smaller projects at the beginning of term, with time to learn
• later in the term, we hope to have you working on larger pieces of the project
• we will support you proposing new project ideas that fit our priorities

• Likely this Fall you will be working from home along with the rest of CSCF.
• We will supply you with a workstation, your choice of Ubuntu or MacOS, and whatever other tools you need.
• If we're on-campus, you have a semi-private office in the Davis Centre, shared with the other web-developer co-op.
• We have a 7-hour work-day (not including lunch) and 35-hour work-week, with flexibility
• for example, let your supervisor know and you can take a day off and make up the time before or after

### Collaboration and keeping in touch

• In general we have "core hours" that we are all available- 10am-3pm
• We use Microsoft Teams for remotely working together (chat, video meetings, screen-sharing)
• We document all our work in Request Tracker and git check-ins

### Salary for Fall 2020

 Work Term 1 Work Term 2 Work Term 3 Work Term 4 Work Term 5 Work Term 6 $19.34$               21.59 $24.11$               26.68 $28.23$               29.01