The ANU School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics is seeking an experienced developer to support the ARC SRI project, “Read all about it: Digital participation in Australian newspaper fiction”, by creating the collaborative digital editing (CDE) platform for the project.
This position reports to the project’s Chief Investigator and will work closely with other academic and professional staff members of the project team, including the bibliographer. This position is located within the School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics within the College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS). Under general direction the Developer will: 1. Undertake software development, design, test and document software systems for researchers and members of the public to edit, curate, and publish newspaper fiction. 2. Assist with design, construction and implementation of an interface and digital platform. Modify, update and test and improve features where necessary. 3. Assist with the collection and analysis of data and metadata; assist in the preparation of data for research publication. Liaise with internal and external stakeholders on matters relevant to the research project. Provide advice on the selection of computational platforms and software tools. 4. If applicable to the role, supervise and manage software archives, repositories and open source software sites. 5. Perform other duties as directed, consistent with the classification level of the position and in line with the principle of multi-skilling 6. Comply with all ANU policies and procedures, in particular those relating to work health and safety and equal opportunity
Classification: ANU Officer 5/6 (IT) Salary package: $71,878 - $84,451 pro-rata plus 17% superannuation Terms: Part time, Fixed term (2 years with the possibility of extension) - Part-time opportunity - Be part of a 3-year, ARC-funded partnership between the Australian National University, James Cook University, and the National Library of Australia - Work with a team to create a platform for researchers and members of the public to edit, curate, and publish newspaper fiction.
Canberra, ACT In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents: - A statement addressing the selection criteria. - A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form. - Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position. Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country. Applications close: 21 Mar 2021 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time For further information, please contact: Professor Katherine Bode [email protected]