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Humanist Archives: Oct. 10, 2019, 7:45 a.m. Humanist 33.309 - research software developers (Berlin)

                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 33, No. 309.
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        Date: 2019-10-09 13:11:10+00:00
        From: Frederike Neuber 
        Subject: 2 jobs in Berlin / research software engineers in DH

Dear DH-Community,

The Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities (BBAW,
http://www.bbaw.de/) is seeking two research software developers in the
field of digital humanities/digital editions.

The BBAW is the largest non-university research institute in the region of
Berlin-Brandenburg, lays in the heart of Berlin with over 300 years of
history. Today, the academy incubates many research projects in the field
of digital scholarly editions and cultural heritage; those projects are
developed and published digitally in close collaboration between humanities
researchers and the in-house DH department TELOTA, where both vacant
positions will be affiliated.

Since the job advertisements are only available in German, here is a short
English summary:

# Position 1 (TELOTA, http://www.bbaw.de/telota/telota) / 100% (24 months):

The main tasks are conceptualizing, developing and maintaining research
software in the field of DH, also taking a part in the development of
programming interfaces (APIs) and data models for digital scholarly
editions. The position requires a university degree in DH, humanities, or
relevant discipline, experience with DH relevant standards (e.g. TEI
Guidelines P5), with X-technologies (XML, XPath, XQuery and XSLT), and XML
databases (mainly eXist-db), as well as knowledge of other programming
languages (e.g. Python, PHP or Java).

More information:

# Position 2 (Corpus Nummorum Online, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu) /
100% (until 30 June 2021)

The major tasks of this position is conceptualizing, developing and
maintaining the Corpus Nummorum web portal and the editing platform, as
well as the development of exchange formats and programming interfaces
(APIs). The position requires a relevant university degree (e.g. DH,
history etc), experience in developing web applications using PHP
frameworks (preferably Laravel) and SQL databases (MySQL), as well as a
very good command of English.

More information:

Application deadline is October 27th 2019! For the original job
descriptions and application instructions in German see

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact the head of TELOTA,
Alexander Czmiel (czmiel@bbaw.de).

Best wishes,

Frederike Neuber

Frederike Neuber

Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften
TELOTA (http://www.bbaw.de/telota)
Jean Paul-Briefedition (https://www.jeanpaul-edition.de)

Jägerstraße 22/23, 10117 Berlin, Raum 458
Telefon: +49 (0)30 20370 395
Email: frederike.neuber@bbaw.de

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Institut für Dokumentologie und Editorik (https://www.i-d-e.de/)
RIDE- A review journal for digital editions and resources (Managing
Editor, https://ride.i-d-e.de/)

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