GA Front End Developer
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|Functional Title:||GA Front End Developer|
|Category Status:||04-Graduate Assistant|
|Applicant Search Category:||Graduate Assistant|
|University Authorized FTE:||0.50|
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Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.
|Position Summary/Purpose of Position:||
The Graduate Assistant Front End Developer provides broad programming support to the University of Maryland Libraries for the development and delivery of websites, online exhibits and digital collections, focusing on front-end user interface development. The majority of this work will be using the Hippo CMS (https://www.onehippo.com/) website development toolkit which is built utilizing Java, Maven, Spring, and Freemarker templates.
The developer will report to the SSDR manager and work closely with a team of full-time and graduate assistant developers in a structured software development and promotion environment. The developer will participate in daily standup meetings, track assignments and progress using JIRA, track code changes using Git, and generate written documentation using Markdown and Confluence wiki.
DUTIES AND RESPONSBILITIES
• 20% – Research and develop advanced visualization tools for Libraries’ data and content
• 10% – Other administrative and software development duties as assigned
• Bachelor’s Degree.
• Bachelor’s Degree in a field related to information sciences, computer sciences and engineering, or information management.
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Best Consideration Date|
Extensive use on a computer
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
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