Software Development Specialist

WANTED:

skilled software developer to work metadata and science-data management and delivery projects

We are...

  • a provider of web-based data systems as a service, specializing in Earth Science information.
  • innovators building systems based on international standards.
  • fans of open source technology (but welcome developers from all backgrounds). In particular, we love:
    • Python, Javascript, Django, CKAN, backbone, node, OpenLayers, Leaflet, Mapbox, GDAL/OGR, D3, PostgreSQL/PostGIS, CouchDB, MongoDB, jQuery, SOLR, Lucene.

You are...

  • a craftsperson in software development.
  • one who gets things done.
  • able to play well with others (can lead or be led as needed).

We offer...

  • a highly flexible environment.
  • challenging problems across a diverse software portfolio.
  • sane work hours.
  • a collaborative team culture.
  • a voice in how things get done.
  • an excellent atmosphere to learn and grow in your profession.
  • an opportunity to add exciting national projects to your resume.

We are located in Tucson, Arizona but as we are looking for a contract worker, this position may work remotely. Occasional trips for sprint development and code-a-thons in the Tucson, AZ office will be required.  If you'd like to join us in our endeavors, please send a resume.

Submit a copy of your resume (MS Word or Adobe Acrobat), including a list of current projects, GitHub page, and desired rate to outreach@usgin.org, with the subject line: “Software Development Specialist - YOURNAME” (insert your name as appropriate).