Software Engineer

at Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries (view profile)
Location Baltimore, MD
Date Posted May 7, 2019
Category Academic
Job Type Full-time
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Join a team of dedicated, motivated, talented, supportive, and caring colleagues who develop infrastructure and software for data empowered scholarship. The Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries have a longstanding set of relationships with researchers that have resulted in innovative programs such as the Public Access Submission System, RMap, Data Conservancy, Digital Library of Medieval Manuscripts, Archaeology of Reading, Digital Games for Student Wellness, and preservation of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey. We embrace the ideas of "Care, Code, and Digital Libraries."

The Software Engineer is responsible for the creation, implementation, maintenance, performance, production support and documentation of the software applications developed by the Digital Research and Curation Center (DRCC). This includes but is not limited to the installation, modification, and testing of new and/or upgraded applications (packages or home grown), operating systems, file structures, hardware, communication devices, and productivity tools. Applies analysis techniques and procedures to gather and then translate business requirements into functional/technical specifications and designs. Using functional specifications and designs, produces all or part of the deliverables. Maintains databases and application system code.