The Technology and Digital Strategies department inspires innovation, supports learning and research, and cultivates scholarship through the flexible and dynamic use of user-centered technologies. The Department develops, manages, customizes, and assesses technologies and related services to connect people, ideas, and resources. The Department is responsible for maintaining and developing the Library's technological (network and server) infrastructure, designing and implementing IT-based services, and providing technology and related support services for students and faculty in support of teaching, learning, and scholarship (including desktop support to library-based computers for students and staff).
Primary Purpose of Position
The position is responsible to support the full Software Development Life Cycle (Requirements, Design, Implementation, Verification, Maintenance). This position uses theoretical understanding of technology to translate business needs into technical specifications. Position participates in the development of solutions using programming expertise for day-to-day problems to include maintenance, modification or development of complex inter-related applications/solutions. Solutions link technical knowledge with business, research and/or instructional solutions and may range from consulting services (software or hardware recommendations) to developing integrated automated systems.
Summary of Position Responsibilities
Position conducts client needs assessment as well as evaluating hardware availability and software requirements. In particular, this position will be responsible for software development and integration of systems with/for the library's integrated library system (Alma & Primo), digital repository (Islandora), and content management system including development and API's to customize and extend functionality.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Math, Engineering or related technical degree from an accredited institution.
2-3 years of experience in software development
Master of Science in Library and/or Information Science from an ALA-accredited program.
Preferred experience with:
Amazon Web Services
Ex Libris (Alma & Primo)
Additional Information: Salary and benefits are competitive; interested individuals should apply on-line at https://jobs.uncc.edu. Search for job #009113. Applicants are subject to background checks. We will begin reviewing applications on December 4th. Position is open until filled.
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.