[Humanist] 23.644 jobs at Oxford, Athabasca

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  [1]   From:    Martin Wynne <martin.wynne at oucs.ox.ac.uk>                 (14)
        Subject: Job opportunity in Oxford

  [2]   From:    Darren James Harkness <webmaster at staticred.net>           (43)
        Subject: Web Developer position at Athabasca University

        Date: Thu, 18 Feb 2010 16:13:10 +0000
        From: Martin Wynne <martin.wynne at oucs.ox.ac.uk>
        Subject: Job opportunity in Oxford

The Oxford e-Research Centre is looking for a Research Associate for 6 months to work on the CLARIN project. The work will involve development tasks contributing to promoting the interoperability of language resources in the Oxford Text Archive with the CLARIN infrastructure that is under development.

Details are at http://www.oerc.ox.ac.uk/jobs/.

Completed applications must be received by 12 noon on 12th March 2010, and interviews will be held on mid late March 2010.

Martin Wynne
Research Technologies Service &
Oxford e-Research Centre

Oxford University Computing Services
7-19 Banbury Road
UK - OX2 6NN
Tel: +44 1865 283299 or +44 1865 610677
Fax: +44 1865 273275
martin.wynne at oucs.ox.ac.uk

        Date: Fri, 19 Feb 2010 15:35:42 -0700
        From: Darren James Harkness <webmaster at staticred.net>
        Subject: Web Developer position at Athabasca University

Job details and resume submission available at 

Req #661
Closing Date (mm/dd/yy): 02/28/10
Term End Date: 03/31/2011
Job Type: Full Time Temporary
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Salary Range$61,098 - $78,341

Job Summary

This term position is intended to build, implement, document, and test a suite of applications to support the creation of a virtual media lab within Athabasca University that will be used by students and faculty. The project has three primary goals: the creation of a web-based portal for research tools and tutorials, implementing workshop tools, and working with mobile learning technologies. The successful candidate for this position will show a mix of implementation and development skills, focused on web-based tools, and a familiarity with an academic or research environment. A high level of collaboration is required, as the project has dependencies on other tools being developed by the university.

The full job description can be viewed at: http://www1.athabascau.ca/hr/careers/jobprofiles/folder.2009-09-22.0665451518/10171%20web%20developer.doc/file_view.

For further information regarding this position, contact Darren Harkness at (780) 497-3420 or via email at darren at athabascau.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

All applicants should forward a letter of application, resume, and the names, phone numbers, and email addresses of three references. Applications will only be accepted via our online recruitment system.

Job Qualifications

The successful candidate will require a minimum of a university degree in a related field, plus a minimum of three years experience in web development / programming. Experience with website development, maintenance and systems design is required. Experience with the languages/technologies of PHP, Java, SQL (MySOL and/or Postgre SQL), XML, XHTML, Javascript and Subversion is also required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. All educational credentials must be recognized in Canada.

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