The Senior Web Developer will be responsible for maintaining and building new functionality for our web archiving services, including Archive-It, a turnkey web archiving application which archives high-quality content from the web. The ideal candidate demonstrates independence and initiative, is a problem solver, demonstrates years of strong experience developing web applications and works well autonomously. Additionally, the ideal candidate is interested in helping advance the field of large-scale web harvesting and contributing to operational resiliency efforts in a complex server environment.
The position will work in the Web Archiving Group, supporting development of web archiving services for partners ranging from individuals to national libraries and governments. The role will help design and implement new features, including harvesting technologies, work on API-based interoperability and re-architecting, and contribute to improving our deployment systems and access tools. The position will also help to synthesize user and business driven technical needs into new development projects and features. This role contributes to defining deployment architectures and workflows, managing data at scale, and monitoring production systems.
Responsibilities & Duties
Skills & Requirements
Reporting Structure: The Senior Web Developer reports to the Web Group Engineering Manager and works closely with program staff in Web Archiving Group and with the broader Internet Archive operations/infrastructure and engineering teams.
Benefits & Perks
The Internet Archive provides a comprehensive benefits package including; PTO, paid holidays, medical, dental, vision, FSA, commuter, STD, LTD, 403B/Roth accounts and Friday lunches at IA HQ.
Internet Archive is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V/L/G/B/T and will consider for employment, qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Chance Ordinance.