The Extreme Citizen Science (ExCiteS) Group (http://www.ucl.ac.uk/excites) within the department of Geography is seeking a developer. Key duties and responsibilities will be the continuing development of the Django-based GeoKey (http://github.com/ExCiteS/geokey and http://geokey.org.uk) software used for participatory mapping projects The post is available for immediate start and is for 12 months in the first instance
Experience as a software developer, with proven experience working with Python and the Django framework, experience using Unix-based operating systems and Unix system tools and utilities, providing occasional technical support and managing servers.
Experience in working in a team of developers to build upon robustly structured code, and managing code in shared environments – in particular GitHub. Knowledge of software development best practices including testing, documentation and version control.
Experience in workflow automation and continuous integration and deployment using test frameworks (Travis)
UCL vacancy reference: 1659407
Applicants should apply online. Access the full posting with the application link here.
If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Professor Muki Haklay, firstname.lastname@example.org , +44 (0)20 7679 2745.