LOCKSS Software Developer
LOCKSS Software Developer
Job Number: 86954
The LOCKSS Program makes the award-winning distributed digital preservation LOCKSS software platform, used widely by libraries and publishers to preserve and provide persistent, authoritative access to digital content. It is a core part of the portfolio of open-source digital library software supported by Stanford Libraries in collaboration with the broader community. Stanford Libraries' efforts on these fronts are recognized internationally, and have a major programmatic impact on the operations of libraries and repositories worldwide.
The LOCKSS Program is seeking a software developer to act as a solutions engineer. The LOCKSS Software Developer is responsible for proposing, implementing and maintaining software solutions and middleware in response to a variety of externally- and internally-focused business needs. They adapt and extend the LOCKSS plugin framework and LOCKSS software to meet Web preservation and data processing challenges encountered with specific publishing platforms and content providers. They maintain and extend existing tools, and devise and develop new tools, to assist in the processing of content and reporting of holdings. They contribute software and process documentation, participate in development and project planning, and serve as a technical resource for the core engineering and applied preservation services teams with respect to tools and middleware.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree and five years of relevant experience, or a combination of education and relevant experience.
Relevant Experience May Include:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Relevant Knowledge, Skills and Abilities May Include:
* - Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of the job.
The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
- Schedule: Full-time
- Job Code: 4822
- Employee Status: Regular
- Grade: J
- Requisition ID: 86954
Location: University Libraries, Stanford, California, United States
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: stanfordcareers.stanford.edu
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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