*Boston College Introduction*

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located
six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time
undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31
among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE
faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million,
and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.

*Job Description*

Boston College Libraries seek a Digital Library Applications Developer to
develop and manage its repository infrastructure.  Current systems include
Islandora for the institutional repository and Digitool for archival
collections.  The libraries desire to be early adopters of Hydra-in-a-Box
and anticipate development of staff and user interfaces for the ingest of
complex digital objects.  Additional duties include managing the archival
management system and developing workflows for the batch creation of
digital archival objects.

Salary range $65,100 - $81,350


Applicants seeking to work in this dynamic environment committed to digital
initiatives should possess demonstrated digital library development
experience.  Systems administration, applied experience with metadata
standards and protocols, experience with programming language required.
Experience with Ruby, SOLR, FedoraCommons preferred.  Minimum 2 years
related work experience required.  ALA-accredited master’s degree
preferred, or relevant combination of training and experience.

*Closing Statement*

Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.

Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does
not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including
disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC
supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the
Office for Institutional Diversity at
Betsy Post
Head Librarian, Digital Library Program
University Libraries
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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