Lead Engineer, EngX team

Massachusetts, United States
Wednesday, 21 August 2019
End of advertisement period
Monday, 21 October 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Functional Area: Libraries
Department: Libraries
School Area: Libraries, MIT Press, Tech Review
Employment Type: Full-Time
Employment Category: Exempt
Visa Sponsorship Available: No

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

LEAD ENGINEER, ENGX TEAMMIT libraries, to coach and mentor a growing team of three. Will manage a team that is involved in collaborating with groups across the Libraries to solve information access and retrieval problems, and surface relationships between collections and objects at MIT and beyond; work together to move forward the vision of the library as a programmable environment, where users not only find the information they need, they have the freedom to build new tools and services atop an open information platform.

EngX is responsible for building, selecting, maintaining, and monitoring the APIs, tools, and services that make up our information platform, to facilitate discovery, use and reuse of MIT’s library collections.

For full job description: https://bit.ly/31TzjRP

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or related field; at least 5 years of relevant experience, with a minimum of 2 years working across Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodologies, DevOps or Agile practice; and experience and familiarity with application design, testing, deployment, and accessibility. Job#17892-10

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.