Cornell University Library Information Technologies (CUL-IT) seeks two enthusiastic Software Developers to work on arXiv.org, Project Euclid and other repository systems. The successful candidates will help develop the library’s evolving repository information architecture and services, and will work in a small team collaborating with other CUL-IT, library, Cornell and partner institution staff to balance innovation and stewardship in maintaining information systems that hundreds of thousands of users rely upon. A significant portion of development work uses Perl and the Perl/Catalyst framework, while we are adopting Ruby/Rails/Blacklight/Hydra for a number of new projects.
CUL-IT provides IT services for the library. The repositories group is responsible for the development and maintenance of several repositories including arXiv.org, Project Euclid, and the CUL Archival Repository. The repositories group also contributes to development of linked data components for the library’s new discovery system.
These are three year appointments with possible extension dependent upon funding. On rare occasions the developers will be required to work on evenings or weekends to install or upgrade software at low-use times.
Apply online using this link. Follow the instructions for online submission – only online submissions will be accepted. Please include a cover letter, resume, and the names, phone numbers, and addresses for three references. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
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