Zayed University

Mobile Technology Specialist Information TechnologyDepartment (BB-A74E0)

Found in: Neuvoo Premium AE


TheRequirements New SoftwareDevelopment:

  • Ensuring all newApplication developments to support web and handheld applications(mobile technology)
  • Building Proof-Of-Conceptsprototypes that can be realistically translated into productionsolutions
  • Continued development and review ofall web and mobile software developments

Development, Support and Maintenance of existing SoftwareDevelopments as following:

  • MicrosoftSharePoint
  • Creating, designing and maintainingmobile technologies projects using various aspects of theSharePoint Server
  • Define development tasks andtake ownership of key deliverables
  • Design anddevelop bespoke software customizations
  • Takeownership of testing and quality control process
  • SharePoint Designer workflow and use of InfoPathforms
  • Support and Maintenance of existingSharePoint sites and forms.


  • Designing and maintainingInternet-facing websites using Cascade Server
  • Providing technical support and maintenance to theexisting internet sites using Cascade Server
  • XML/XSLT style-sheets/templates maintenance
  • Responsible of back end Cascade Servermaintenance
  • Liaising requirements from MPD(Marketing and Publications Department), if required.

iPad Services

  • Development and level 2 support of device and applicationdeployment for students, faculty and staff
  • Provide level 2 support for trouble-shooting device,application or networking connectivity issues for iPads, Macs andPCs
  • Provide level 2 support AirPlay,AirServer/ReflectionApp or AppleTV solutions used by faculty andstudents
  • Coordination and support for trainingschedules, resources and services for students/staff/faculty ifneeded
  • Development of innovative solutions forimproving current practices and deployment strategies
  • iBooks author widget development
  • Creating, verifying and updating content in ZUiPad/mobile developed Apps
  • Develop andmaintain mobile technology apps.

Contributing to the development:

  • Continued development and review of all web and mobilesoftware developments
  • Contributing in buildingand maintaining synergistic relationships within the IT Team,especially amongst Team Leaders
  • Work in linewith IT to provide application solutions to meet EmergingTechnologies new business opportunities

Research and Reporting

  • Writes up technical evaluations and reports asrequired
  • Makes recommendations to thedepartment concerning the latest mobile technologies
  • Conduct interviews, surveys or questionnaire for EmergingTechnologies research purposes, if required
  • Performs other duties as assigned by CSDSupervisor/Director.

The Requirements

  • Must possess a BS degree in IT/Computerrelated field with a minimum of 4 years’ experience indeveloping mobile web sites/pages for iPhone/iPad and/or Androiddevices or an equivalent combination of education andexperience
  • Working knowledge of classroomtechnology (e.g. AV, AppleTVs, Mirroring, Smart Boards etc.) ispreferred
  • Understanding and experience onAGILE software development methodology is a bonus
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the latest mobiletechnologies
  • Experience working in an academicinstitution
  • Project management experience inmedium/large scale IT projects with complex requirements anduser-needs.

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