Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
The Triangle Research Libraries Network (TRLN) seeks a collaborative, tech-savvy, and highly motivated individual to join our team as an Applications Developer. The TRLN Applications Developer will work closely with talented librarians, technologists, and developers across four academic institutions to lead the development of a variety of applications and systems that support the mission of the consortium and its member institutions. The position will apply expert skills to help solve some of the complex issues facing academic libraries today and to anticipate future opportunities.
Reporting to the TRLN Executive Director, the Applications Developer will play a major role in the support of both established and emerging technology-focused projects. As a member of a highly collaborative team, the Applications Developer designs, implements, tests, and supports software projects at all stages of their lifecycles; evaluates new technologies and services to implement or customize for use by the TRLN member libraries; and integrates systems with established frameworks to support technology and infrastructure for TRLN initiatives.
Education and Experience:
Required: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Computer Engineering, math, or Engineering or related technical degree from an appropriately accredited institution; or Bachelor’s degree and some computer coursework from an appropriately accredited institution and two years of experience in business application consulting or development; or Associate’s degree in Computer Programming and two years of experience in application consulting or development; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience working collaboratively and communicating effectively with software stakeholders. Experience developing server-based and browser-based software. Experience working effectively with a team to plan and complete projects.
Preferred: Experience with RDBMS (e.g. MySQL or PostgreSQL). Experience with agile development methodologies. Experience with multiple programming languages (e.g. PHP, Ruby, Python) Experience working with application frameworks (e.g. Ruby on Rails, Django, Angular, Laravel, or Zend). Experience with Linux command-line environments and systems administration tasks. Experience with cloud hosting environments (e.g. AWS, Azure) Experience working with version control (e.g. Git). Experience with XML and related technologies.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 134023
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