Specialist position details


SENG 468 - Software System Scalability - Tutorial TA1

Hourly Rate: $27.652

Possible available sections1

  • T01 - Thursday 2:30pm-3:30pm
  • T02 - Wednesday 3:30pm-4:30pm
  • T03 - Wednesday 11:30am-12:30pm

Term of appointment from: January 10, 2022 to April 8, 2022

Total hours: 50-56*

Average weekly hours: 4.5

* Depending on enrollment, number of sections offered may change. Hours to be confirmed on appointment.

Summary of duties and responsibilities

Under supervision of course instructor, performs some or all of the following:

Lead lab tutorials; prepare and demonstrate course software, lab experiments and projects, help students work through lab demonstration, experiments, and projects, answer questions, mark assignments and/or project reports, provide student consultation at established hours, maintain course web page, and other related tasks.

Required qualifications and experience

Applicants must possess an undergraduate degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science or an acceptable equivalent. Registered as a Master or Ph.D. student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science or acceptable equivalent. Be familiar with Java and experienced with object-oriented programming. Taken SENG 462/468 or an equivalent course on distributed systems and the internet. Have good communication skills.

Other criteria considered include the career and/or pedagogical value a particular position will provide to the graduate/undergraduate student, the student's preferences, and other sources of graduate student financial support being received. The department appointment priority policy provides priority to graduate students in their academic department or school before others. The policy is posted in the department and is available on request.

The University of Victoria is an equity employer and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and aboriginal persons.

Please submit a completed application form online or drop it off at the front desk of EOW 448 by: November 14, 2021.

1 Number of available positions is subject to funding availability, enrollment and/or course cancellation.

2 Effective July 1, 2019 for academic and scientific assistants. See CUPE 4163 collective agreement University of Victoria, Human Resources February 16, 2021.