We’re Hiring!

Are you interested in working with LINCS?

We have a number of positions coming up for early 2020, including an Ontologist, and Data Interface Developer at Guelph, a Linked Data Developer in Victoria, as well as positions at other LINCS partner locations in Ottawa and Edmonton.

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.


Current Openings

Linked Data Developer

Position: Linked Data Developer
Location: Victoria
Application Deadline: March 19th, 2020

Library Systems implements and maintains computing technologies supporting the Libraries’ operational requirements and furthering its strategic goals.  Operating within the framework established by University policy, Library Systems seeks to maximize the benefits of information technologies for librarians and staff, and all those whom we serve.

The Linked Data Developer will be part of the Canada-wide LINCS research project to produce, store, and disseminate cultural linked data. The Linked Data developer will implement and administer a large RDF triple store and graph database. S/he will produce tools and documentation to support ingest, manipulation, and export of triple store data. The incumbent will work with a variety of stakeholders to analyze requirements and develop systems enabling researchers to submit, manipulate, visualize, query, and export cultural linked data that will be produced by LINCS project partners. The successful candidate will work closely with UVic Libraries staff, Compute Canada staff, LINCS project staff, and faculty data providers from a number of Canadian Universities.

Find out more and apply here.

This position closes on March 19th.


If you are interested in working with LINCS, watch this space!