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The Digital Initiatives Department of K-State Libraries seeks a skilled and motivated programmer to join its team working on a wide array of challenging projects and services. This position assists in the development, delivery and maintenance of digital content and services in support of digital initiatives. We offer a stimulating and rapidly evolving environment that is dedicated to finding new and unique ways to provide better online services to our users. If you are the type of person who is looking for an opportunity to showcase your creativity by applying technology, then K-State Libraries is the place to be. The Libraries have embraced new Web
2.0 service and communication practices, offering an enterprise blogging system, wikis, a Google Search Appliance, etc., and are in need of dynamic individuals who can take us to the next level.Working for the Libraries offers many advantages to a motivated and skilled technology person, among them a workplace where boredom and repetition are not part of the vocabulary.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or an equivalent combination of experience or education. Related work experience can be substituted at the rate of two years of experience for one year of education.
Experience with current trends in Web technology, including LAMP Web development, XML/XSL, AJAX, RSS.
Demonstrated experience working with Apache, Tomcat on UNIX, and basic application administration.
Database design and administration with major relational RDBMS.
Ability to work in an API environment and experience with SOAP and/or REST.
Evidence of familiarity with the open source software movement, and the ability to leverage OSS to benefit the Libraries.
Excellent verbal/written communications and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently as well as in a highly collaborative environment.