LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 16.5

Help for CODE4LIB Archives


CODE4LIB Archives

CODE4LIB Archives


CODE4LIB@LISTS.CLIR.ORG


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

CODE4LIB Home

CODE4LIB Home

CODE4LIB  August 2014

CODE4LIB August 2014

Subject:

Job: Lead Software Developer at ProQuest

From:

[log in to unmask]

Reply-To:

Code for Libraries <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:12:43 -0000

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (96 lines)

Lead Software Developer
ProQuest 
Seattle, WA

  
We're a unique blend of technologists located in a fun part of Seattle
(Fremont) seeking someone who breathes and lives our core values of
accountability, collaboration, customer focus, empowerment, learning and
passion for technology. We're looking
for a lead developer passionate about content discovery, and ready to make a
difference through our discovery products that are used by libraries, faculty
and students worldwide.

  
As a** Lead Software Developer,** this person will draw upon their experience
and leadership skills to drive the technical execution of software projects.
This person will use their technical skills to help develop and maintain
software services and components related to discovery products, using modern
open-source technologies and development tools.

  
**Some of what you'll be doing:**  

  *  Lead and mentor a small team of developers, both on-site and remote
  *  Identify, prioritize, and distribute work appropriately to ensure the right solution is delivered at the right time
  *  Design, develop, and enhance online SaaS products specifically related to content discovery and access
  *  Evaluate design and development proposals, suggest viable options, estimate work, create project documentation, implement designs, execute project deliverables and follow through with stakeholders
  *  Evaluate, disseminate, and integrate improved standards, specifications, and technologies into existing processes and methodologies
  *  Participate (as needed) in creating and improving infrastructure to address system performance, security, maintainability, and scalability of the products
  *  Quickly analyze, prioritize, and address any errors reported by clients, support and/or content providers
  
**What you'll have experience doing:**  

  *  Bachelors' degree or higher in Computer Science or a related field, plus at least 6 years' related work experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  *  2+ years experience of leading/mentoring teams
  *  Strong Programming skills in Java and JSP
  *  Proven ability to own, manage, and take responsibility for the success of code bases
  *  Excellent problem solving skills
  *  Excellent (written and verbal) communication skills
  *  Ability to professionally interact with a diverse blend of personalities to reach resolution and maintain strong relationships
  *  Ability to deal with ambiguity and thrive in a rapidly changing environment
  
**Bonus Points!**  

  *  Masters' degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  *  Familiarity/experience with Agile development methodologies, unit testing and continuous integration.
  *  Knowledge of Unix/Linux and shell scripting, and scripting languages such as Python or Ruby.
  *  Experience with using SQL databases.
  *  HTML and JavaScript skills
  *  Familiarity with XML
  
  
  
**Here's what you want to know about the Seattle office**  
_Fantastic people:_ Where smart is the norm and unique is
welcome

_Fun location_: Coffee houses, restaurants and right across
the street from Fremont's best pub

_Great benefits:_ Plus some unique stuff like monthly
transportation subsidy, on-site events, flexible scheduling and wellness
programs

_Awesome office environment:_ Nice office, jeans are the
norm and (well behaved) Fido is welcome

_Amazing company_: Annual compensation reviews, generous
bonuses, and active "Green Team" and good morale

  
  
  
**About ProQuest**  
  
ProQuest connects people with vetted, reliable information. We provide
seamless access to and navigation of more than 125 billion digital pages of
the world's scholarship, delivering it to the desktop and into the workflow of
serious researchers in multiple fields, from arts, literature, and social
science to general reference, business, science, technology, and medicine. The
company is currently rolling out the all-new ProQuest® platform, which moves
beyond navigation to empower researchers to use, create, and share content--
accelerating research productivity.

  
If this position isn't quite your fit, check out our other positions posted on
our "Career" page under About Us. ProQuest's corporate
office is located in Ann Arbor, MI.

  
**www.Proquest.com**



Brought to you by code4lib jobs: http://jobs.code4lib.org/job/16325/
To post a new job please visit http://jobs.code4lib.org/

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

Advanced Options


Options

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password


Search Archives

Search Archives


Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe


Archives

February 2020
January 2020
December 2019
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004
September 2004
August 2004
July 2004
June 2004
May 2004
April 2004
March 2004
February 2004
January 2004
December 2003
November 2003

ATOM RSS1 RSS2



LISTS.CLIR.ORG

CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager