Position Announcement: Georgia Tech, Digital Library Development - Web Developer

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Created: February 21, 2008



Position Summary: The Systems Analyst II provides intermediate level web development, testing, documentation, implementation, and maintenance for the Georgia Tech Library's web-based digital programs. These applications are built primarily using open source software and emerging web technologies. Anticipate/investigate new trends in library technology so that we can respond quickly to changing user needs. Provide primary support for new initiatives such as scholarly communication, electronic publishing, and image databases, which includes technical support for digital preservation. Provide support for the Library's institutional repository and the digital collections of the Georgia Tech Archives. The Systems Analyst II will work with our partners on campus and in library consortia to share solutions to mutual challenges.

Major Responsibilities: Facilitate access to digital archival and manuscript collections using technologies such as the Archivists' Toolkit, Fedora, DSpace, or other software. Provide support for the Archives' image database. Support the EPAGE publishing initiative, using Open Journal Systems and Open Conference Systems software. Provide enhancements and support for Library resources which use DSpace/Manakin, including SMARTech (Georgia Tech institutional repository), the Archives digital repository, and the Galileo Knowledge Repository. Perform additional related duties/projects as needed, involving web development for various library web sites needs.

Experience: Three or more years of job related experience.

Required Skill Set: Development experience includes XHTML, CSS, XML, XSLT, JavaScript, and PHP. Prefer experience with Java, Ruby on Rails and SQL. Familiarity with UNIX, LINUX and Apache. Computer experience: Access, Windows 95/98/ME/2000/XP/NT, UNIX/Linux, Dos, Mac and MS Office applications.The ability to apply collaborative communications technologies, open source tools and emerging web technologies and demonstrated ability to interact professionally with faculty, librarians and technical staff, as well as good customer service and communication skills. University and Library experience preferred.

Selection process will include a background screening.

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a closely related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Hiring Range: $44,330 - $56,500

Application Process: Apply online at: https://ea.ohr.gatech.edu/default.asp Job #: CEW7226

-- Susan Wells Parham Head, Digital Library Development Georgia Institute of Technology Library & Information Center 404-894-4522 susan.parham@gatech.edu

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