Develops custom software for linked digital object repositories with a focus
on presentation and preservation of objects and associated metadata and also
selects and maintains open-source and commercial software.
Department Preferences Programming experience in a large academic setting
Experience administering and programming for Linux-based linked Fedora and/or
DSpace repositories utilizing frameworks such as Django, web services such as
REST, Solr/Lucene search and indexing systems, identity management services,
and public and private cloud storage and services.
Experience with agile software development.
Current experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administration and
Oracle, SQL or MySQL database management.
A Masters or PhD in one of the required disciplines is highly desirable.
Required Skills and Proficiencies:
Understanding of current trends and issues in programming, system design, and
the needs of scholars in a research-intensive setting.
Excellent leadership skills with demonstrated ability to train and mentor
peers in software development practices.
Ability to set and change priorities amongst multiple competing
constituencies, projects and resources.
Demonstrated experience establishing rapport and trust in order to build and
maintain relationships with peers and customers.
Excellent business, technical, organizational, written and verbal
Must communicate clearly, effectively and professionally in spoken and written
Represents the university and the library in organizations and projects
ranging from the local to international level.
Possesses a high degree of initiative, creativity, innovation and a positive
Must be willing and able to work collaboratively with others to solve business
and technical problems.
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