Applications Integration Developer

Washington Research Library Consortium
Bowie, Maryland
Feb 12, 2019
Mar 19, 2019
Full Time

We are looking for a smart creative applications developer/integrator to deliver software and services to our partners using modern tools and practices.

JOB TITLE: Applications Integration Developer

SUMMARY: The Washington Research Library Consortium (WRLC) is a collaborative partnership with nine universities (American University, The Catholic University of America, Gallaudet University, George Mason University, The George Washington University, Georgetown University, Howard University, Marymount University, and The University of the District of Columbia)  providing innovative and cost-effective access to shared information resources, services and expertise. The Applications Integration Developer is building, enhancing, integrating and monitoring high availability IT services responsive to the evolving needs of the WRLC partner universities. 

The Applications Integration Developer will be using Linux and open source software extensively on a daily basis, including Drupal, Solr, and Fedora Commons to name just a few. We manage these services with expanding use of orchestration tools (eg. Ansible), containers (eg. Docker) and cloud infrastructure (eg. AWS). Much of the position’s work involves integrating applications with the unified library services platform, library data resources, and vendor provided web services.

QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should have professional experience with Linux systems administration and application development, and the ability to install, configure and use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools. An important qualification is the ability and desire to independently and proactively learn and understand new technologies and applications related to academic library, higher education and scholarly research domains.

Desired qualifications include experience with enterprise applications development, deployment and management in virtual and cloud environments, and knowledge, skills and abilities with databases and search engines, web application development frameworks, and software and administration orchestration tools.

The WRLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. The WRLC offers a competitive benefits package.  Visit  for additional details.

Applicants must send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three (3) professional references to  . Visit  for positions available and employment information. The full position description will be found at  . An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background screening.

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