Full time Remote / Telecommute


Bloomington, IN
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Created: January 10, 2018


Job Summary

Under limited supervision, performs software design, programming, database administration, and other tasks required for the ongoing maintenance and enhancement of Library Technologies (LT) software systems, primarily in support of digital media services delivery. Serves as high-level technical support resource for software systems, including the Avalon Media System, coordinates with librarians, local support providers, the University Information Technology Services (UITS) Support Center, Avalon partners and adopting institutions, and other front-end support providers as needed, as well as with other LT technical staff. Diagnoses problems reported by users and makes and tests software code changes to correct problems. In the course of project development, develops software programs; prepares technical documentation; improves processes and tools; collaborates with other institutions; and provides training and support.

The option of working remotely may be offered to the right candidate.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related technical discipline and two years of experience in systems analysis and programming of complex software systems in Ruby on Rails or Java; web application development; and web services technologies such as JavaScript or AJAX. One year of experience in XML and XML-related technologies, relational databases, Perl, and UNIX system administration; and experience providing technical support.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Good interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with Javascript es6 and with an Agile development framework.

Working Conditions / Physical Demands

Physical demands will be limited to moving computing equipment, running cables between equipment, and operating computers of various types. Most duties of this position will involve use of computers for long periods of time and require good mental concentration.


Indiana University is an equal employment and Affirmative Action Employer and a provider of ADA services. 

How to apply


Maria Whitaker
Head - Digital Media Software Development
IU Libraries

Fedora Agile software development Ruby on Rails Digital library Programmer Avalon Media System


Published: Thursday, January 11, 2018 18:47 UTC

Last updated: Thursday, January 11, 2018 18:47 UTC