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Software Developer (Digital Humanities) 100%

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Software Developer (Digital Humanities) 100%

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Software Developer (Digital Humanities)

veröffentlicht am: 04.10.2016

Institut, Seminar, Klinik / Institute, Department, Clinic

The Service and Support for Science IT (S3IT)

Abteilungsbeschreibung / Description of UZH unit

The Service and Support for Science IT (S3IT) unit of the University of Zurich is looking for an experienced software developer to join our team and implement the “Projekt einer Nationalen Infrastruktur für Editionen - Infrastructure nationale pour les éditions (NIE - INE)”.

The S3IT unit is part of the Information Technology department at the University of Zurich, with the goal of supporting research use of IT across the university. This includes consulting, providing access to research IT infrastructure, data management, as well as software development.

Aufgabenbereich / Responsibilities

Main tasks of this position are:

• Development of NIE-INE software architecture based on the Knora/SALSAH technology (http://www.knora.org)
• Implementation of the back-end of NIE-INE using a functional programming paradigm
• Integration of specific editorial tools in the overarching frame of NIE-INE

Beschäftigungsgrad / Workload in %


Anforderungen / Qualifications

You are expected to possess a university degree in computer science or a related field and to have demonstrable working experience in the following:

• Good knowledge of Semantic Web technologies (RDF, RDFS, OWL und SPARQL), especially for data modelling of complex relationships
• Knowledge of functional programming (Scala)
• Understanding of and strong interest in the humanities
Good knowledge of written and spoken German is expected.

Wir bieten / We offer

We offer an innovative and creative work environment and the collaboration in an infrastructure project that will be trendsetting for research in the humanities in Switzerland. Our offices are located on the beautiful Irchel campus. Being part of a project and development team spanning multiple universities, occasional traveling within Switzerland will be required. You will be compensated according to the high living standards of Zurich and conditions in accordance to the regulations of the University of Zurich.

Stellenantritt / This position opens on

Employment will start on October 1st 2016 (or later by agreement) and will last until the end of September 2019.

Auskunft erteilt / More information

For further information please contact Dr. Marcel Riedi (s3it-jobs@zi.uzh.ch).

Bewerbungen / Application

You are invited to submit your application to s3it-jobs@zi.uzh.ch.

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