[Humanist] 28.256 job at Nebraska

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 28, No. 256.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:35:59 +0000
        From: Katherine Walter <kwalter1 at unl.edu>
        Subject: Programmer/Analyst II position available in Nebraska

The Center for Digital Research in the Humanities at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks a Programmer/Analyst II responsible for server-side programming and developing web applications and associated documentation to support research in the humanities.

Required qualifications are:  Bachelor's degree in humanities computing, computer science or a related field. Year-for-year experience in high level programming languages and modern web frameworks such as Ruby on Rails, Django or Node.js may be substituted for education. A deep familiarity of Linux is necessary. The individual must have a demonstrated interest or background in the humanities and must be able to work well in a team environment. Excellent communication and problem-solving skills are essential.

Preferred qualifications:  Knowledge of XML, XSLT, relational databases, GIS, SVN and/or CMS.

This is a full-time position. Questions? Contact Brian Pytlik Zillig, 402-472-6866, or bzillig1 at unl.edu<mailto:bzillig1 at unl.edu>

Submit applications for this position to: https://employment.unl.edu/postings/40991  or contact Human Resources, 407 Administration Building, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588-4100, USA, phone number 402-472-3101.

The deadline for application is Tuesday, 26 August 2014.

In compliance with the US Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 all persons hired will be required to show proof of their identity and right to work in the United States.  The University of Nebraska is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers.
Brief background info: The University of Nebraska-Lincoln was established in 1869 and is designated as a Carnegie Foundation "Doctoral/Research Universities-Extensive" institution. It has over 24,000 students. Digital humanities is well-supported at UNL, and the University offers a graduate certificate in digital humanities as well as an undergraduate minor in digital humanities. Lincoln, Nebraska, itself is a state capitol with a population of 262,000.  Quality of life is excellent and the cost of living is very reasonable. If you like biking and trails, theater, music and the arts, local foods and urban gardening, this is a great place to be. For more information on the Center for Digital Research in the Humanities, see http://cdrh.unl.edu.

Katherine L. Walter
Co-Director, Center for Digital Research in the Humanities
Professor and Chair, Digital Initiatives & Special Collections
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
319A Love Library
Lincoln, NE 68588-4100
kwalter1 at unl.edu

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