Web Developer

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
12 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
09 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

This position is responsible for the development, maintenance, and support of the Libraries web site, research guides, and search interface from conception to end of life. This responsibility includes integrating the Libraries web applications with external systems. This position will build-out existing purchased or open-sourced software (such as WordPress, Primo, LibGuides, etc.), and will also be asked to investigate and create custom solutions. The Libraries web site currently utilizes the WordPress platform maintained by the Universitys Information Services & Technology Group. The Libraries are working to development and implement a new user interface for the discovery system (Ex Libris Primo) utilizing AngularJS and jQuery. The Libraries are migrating their research guides to a LibGuides platform. The successful candidate will have the requisite skills to develop, maintain and support the Libraries work in these platforms.

Required Skills

Two to three years of experience. Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Proficiency in AngularJS, Javascript, PHP, HTML, CSS, experience deploying websites, version control system (Git), and the ability to work effectively with non- technical librarians as well as the staff of Information Services & Technology.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular