Systems Programmer Analyst
Georgetown University Library
Georgetown University Library is seeking a Systems Programmer Analyst to help
expand access to information through library technology. The Systems
Programmer Analyst will report to both the Sr. Applications Programmer and the
Sr. Systems Administrator at the Georgetown University Library. This position
will provide the successful candidate with an excellent opportunity to develop
and deepen skills in both software development and systems operations.
The Systems Programmer Analyst: Helps develop, program and manage library
technologies needed to support the library's applications and infrastructure;
Assists and works with the Sr. Applications Programmer in planning, designing,
coding, and maintaining the library's technology applications; Integrates
software components into the library's applications and ensures software
interoperability among the library's different applications; Is responsible
for developing and coding scripts and other programs that would alleviate
manual workflows for other library staff using the library applications. Where
possible, the Systems Programmer Analyst will share code and contribute to
open source projects supporting the library community.
In addition, he/she assists and works with the Sr. Systems Administrator to
support the library's technology infrastructure which includes operations of
the library's physical servers and virtual environments. The Systems
Programmer Analyst is also involved in the administration of the library's
applications and systems developments; Helps in the setup of test environments
and configures virtual environments; Assists in backup processes and securing
the servers and virtual environments from unauthorized access; and is involved
in scripting/ programming needed to automate tasks.
Required: Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and
experience. The ideal candidate would possess two to three years of work
experience with system implementation, web development, programming and
development of applications. Experience developing applications in Java,
passion for both systems administration and software development, work
experience in a university environment, and work experience with open source
software used by the library community are all highly desirable.
Also desirable: Commitment to the use and promotion of alternative as well as
traditional means of access to information. Strong analytical, interpersonal,
and communication skills; ability to work effectively with a team.
Demonstrated commitment to risk-taking. Ability to be flexible, open-minded,
and comfortable with changing responsibilities and duties as new and
additional needs emerge. Proven ability to help design and develop web based
applications in a project driven environment. Excellent customer service
skills. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
In their cover letter for this position, applicants should describe their
software development and systems administration experience.
Applicants, please apply online using the following link:ht
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