[kepler-dev] ecoinformatics software engineer position

Matt Jones jones at nceas.ucsb.edu
Wed Jun 21 13:41:29 PDT 2006

We are seeking a motivated software engineer to join our team working on 
  various ecoinformatics projects at NCEAS/UCSB.  Initially this person 
would focus on our SEEK and Kepler projects 
(http://seek.ecoinformatics.org, http://kepler-project.org), but would 
also be involved with other informatics projects as well.  If you know 
someone who might be interested in a position such as this, please 
forward the job advertisement to them. See below for details. Thanks.


Ecoinformatics Software Engineer

The National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) at 
UCSB seeks a motivated and skilled software engineer to help create a 
national software infrastructure for management and analysis of 
ecological and environmental data.  Principal duties include: graphical 
interface design for web-based and desktop data management applications; 
web-design and development for ecological informatics web sites; 
development of general purpose metadata and data management and analysis 
applications; creation of end-user documentation and training materials.

Req: Bachelor's degree or higher required. Expertise is required in web 
design and development (HTML, XML), including computer graphics, 
stylesheet languages (e.g., CSS, XSLT), and software programming (e.g., 
Java, Perl, Ruby, Javascript, C/C++). Expertise with using and 
maintaining software development systems is required, including build 
systems (e.g., ant, make, IDEs), software source code control systems 
(CVS), and bug tracking systems.  Excellent communication skills, 
including the ability to write end-user documentation about highly 
technical systems in a manner understandable to ecological and 
environmental scientists. Note: Position funded for 1.5 years based on 
current NSF awards to UCSB, possible continuation depending on funding 
availability. $4,278 - $5,986/mo. Apply by 07-17-2006 #20060333 
805-893-3166 AA/EOE. Apply on line @ https://Jobs.ucsb.edu

Learn more about NCEAS online: http://www.nceas.ucsb.edu/ecoinformatics

Job opens: 06-19-2006
Job closes: 07-17-2006

Matt Jones
jones at nceas.ucsb.edu
National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS)
UC Santa Barbara     http://www.nceas.ucsb.edu/ecoinformatics

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