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POSTED: August 20, 2019

Web Developer for Digital Scholarship and Digital Collections

Hamilton College
Clinton, NY
Full time
Technical (Programmer, Developer, Analyst)

Hamilton College and its Library and Information Technology Services (LITS) division are trailblazers in supporting teaching, learning and faculty/student scholarship. In addition to the support provided for traditional library and IT services, LITS staff are actively engaged in efforts to support digital scholarship in innovative ways, including the campus wide Digital Hamilton strategic initiative. We are a member of national and regional consortia including the Oberlin Group, the Islandora Collaboration Group, the Consortium of Liberal Arts Colleges, and the Council on Library and Information Resources. LITS, and Hamilton College, have a strong commitment to the ongoing professional development of our employees, supporting and encouraging our staff to seek opportunities to expand and strengthen their skills.

We seek a collaborative, creative, strategic thinker to join LITS in the role of Web Developer for Digital Scholarship and Digital Collections. Reporting to the Associate Director, Metadata and Digital Initiatives, the incumbent will work independently and in consultation with colleagues in LITS to provide web development, technical support, and maintenance that will enhance teaching and scholarly work at Hamilton College.

Thorough knowledge of, and experience with Web technologies. Expertise with content management systems such as Drupal. The ability to successfully manage multiple priorities. Above average customer service skills as well as verbal and written communication skills. Able to communicate technical information (both written and verbally) to technical and non-technical people in a supportive and meaningful way. Must embrace learning and working with constantly changing technology. Work collaboratively within our team, the department, and across the college. Demonstrated commitment to building and supporting diversity.
Relevant education and experience.
Hamilton College is a national leader in teaching students to write effectively, learn from each other and think for themselves.