DescriptionSoftware Engineer III
Are you a software developer seeking challenging, interesting work with intelligent colleagues to achieve a higher mission? Do you dream of living in a town rich in history and culture? Located in beautiful Charlottesville, Va. among the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the University of Virginia serves as a premiere research university. In support of the University's mission, the UVa Library has a long standing commitment to evolving digital stewardship, technologies and practices. The Library is seeking a software developer to join a team of curators, archivists, preservation specialists and technologists to make rare and unique materials freely available. The ideal candidate will have the following:
* 3+ years of software development experience, and 2+ years demonstrated experience developing web applications against MySQL
* Experience developing complex applications using Ruby on Rails and MySQL
* Strong customer service orientation
* Strong problem solving and analytical skills
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Education level: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline; equivalent and considerable related experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
Preferred: Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline
The Library seeks individuals who are creative problem solvers, take initiative and believe in our academic mission. As a member of this team, your work would prove critical to preserving and making available our cultural heritage and the scholarly record. Join us!
Bachelor's degree in Computer Sciences or related discipline preferred; equivalent combination of education and considerable related experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
3+ years of software development experience, and 2+ years demonstrated experience developing web applications against MySQL
Experience with UNIX command language is desired.
Salary and Benefits:
Competitive depending on qualifications. This position has University Staff status with excellent benefits, including 22 days of vacation and TIAA/CREF and other retirement plans.
Review of applications have begun and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants must apply through the University of Virginia online employment website at https://jobs.virginia.edu. Search by posting number 0614535, complete the application, andattach a cover letter and resume with contact information for three professional references. For assistance with this process contact Al Sapienza, Associate Dean for Library Administration, at (434) 243-8636.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
How to apply
Published: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 11:59 UTC
Last updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 23:43 UTC