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General Summary (Purpose) of Position The Software Applications/Web Developer creates, tests, implements, analyzes, modifies, and supports various software applications to enhance library services.
Examples of Duties: 1. Enhance library services by: * Installing, customizing, and administering open source and proprietary software solutions to meet UML Libraries' needs. * Investigating open source and proprietary software to identify opportunities for the UML Libraries. * Assisting in the selection of web based applications. * Providing documentation and training on new software products and services. * Collaborating with librarians to determine possible software modifications. * Developing scripting and programming solutions to help integrate web based services. * Developing HTML forms and templates for web-based application interfaces. * Installing new software packages and upgrading legacy software with Systems Office personnel. * Collaborating with librarians and staff on evaluating and selecting enterprise level software such as integrated library systems (ILS) by investigating and making recommendations. * Communicating and training appropriate library staff on new ILS features. * Providing technical support for the library webmaster and web committee. * Collaborating on digitization projects. * Modifying digital archive applications. * Writing SQL queries.
2. Promote the University's commitment to customer service by: * Serving on Library and University committees as appointed by the director. * Building effective partnerships with co-workers throughout the University by freely sharing appropriate information and providing assistance when needed. * Ensuring optimum service to all internal and external partners in response to all requests for service and information. * Maintaining an environment that is welcoming to persons of all backgrounds, nationalities, and roles.
Supervision Received: Reports to the Head of Access Services
Initial review of applications will begin October 17, 2008.
Search for Software Application/Web Developer-Library University of Massachusetts Lowell C/O Human Resources 883 Broadway Street, Dugan Hall 200 Lowell, MA 01854-5113 Job Reference Number: REPC-AP050801 Or E-mail cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org Please include reference number in subject line of e-mail.
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Published: Thursday, October 2, 2008 12:27 UTC
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