Are you interested in working with LINCS?
We have a number of positions coming up for early 2020, including Project Manager, Technical Manager, Ontologist, and Data Interface Developer at Guelph, as well as positions at other LINCS partner locations in Ottawa, Edmonton, and Victoria.
There will also be many opportunities for student involvement: Undergraduate Research Assistants, Co-op Students from Computer Science, Software Engineering, and Library and Information Science.
Technical Manager (Guelph)
Position: LINCS Technical Manager
Application Deadline: December 16th
This position offers an exciting opportunity to make a substantial contribution to a critical infrastructure project aiming for high impact within and beyond the academy. Reporting to the Implementation Chair, Dr. Deb Stacey, as a member of the Executive Committee, the Technical Manager will manage and contribute to the implementation of this high-profile, multi-institutional cyberinfrastructure project in digital humanities, working closely with the Technical Committee, the Project Manager, and the support of the Technical Advisory Board to ensure project success with a geographically distributed team.
The position involves implementing and extending open source software, and provides the opportunity to design an extensive and sustainable software architecture that will have an impact on how humanities scholars from a wide range of disciplines conduct their research, as well as creating a major data resource that makes important cultural data more accessible to the general public.
Candidates should be experienced in collaborative software development, have a keen interest in problem-solving and innovation, and a gift for communicating effectively with others to advance the development process. This is a full-time research scientist position for the duration of the 3-year grant, with the possibility of extension during the operations period if funds permit.
Find out more and apply here.
This position closes on December 16th.
If you are interested in working with LINCS, watch this space!