The Academic Preservation Trust at UVa Libraries is hiring two positions to
work with a team of professionals across a range of Academic Libraires to
help build an aggregate preservation repository.
The Rails/Hydra Software & Systems Engineer will have primary
responsibility of implementing an administrative front end and RESTful API
in Rails and Hydra and related business logic for processing, searching and
management of assets in a digital preservation repository. Working with a
small team, partner Universities and the Tech Lead they will identify and
implement best practice solutions for the administration and management of
metadata and related digital objects by a multi-institutional consortium.
They will work with repository managers at partner institutions to plan
and improve the interface and APIs for services and interactions around
preserved digital content.
Job Position Link:
Senior Preservation Software & Systems Engineer
The Senior Preservation Software & Systems Engineer takes a leading role in
the design and creation of custom software to process and manage Digital
Objects in a robust multi-institutional preservation system for the
Academic Preservation Trust (APTrust). This position will have the primary
responsibility of creating reliable and tested code to process, preserve
and manage Digital Objects from partner institutions within the APTrust
Aggregate repository and DPN dark archive. Working closely with a small
team, partner Universities and the Tech Lead they will identify and
implement effective solutions to create a trusted digital preservation
system to ensure the durability and recovery of vital scholarly content.
Job Position Link: https://
APTrust Technical Lead
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