Open Position: Software Engineer, 18 month full-time or part-time. FTE Salary £24-35k depending on experience @ Open Book Publishers

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One of COPIM’s consortial partners, Open Book Publishers, are looking for a software engineer who is enthusiastic about open source and Open Access initiatives, to join their small energetic team.

OBP is taking a leading role in developing open source infrastructure to support open access book publishing. They are presently:

  • responsible for the development of the Open Dissemination System and Archiving and Preservation services for open access books within the Research England and Arcadia Fund financed COPIM project

  • providing hosting services for a number of Open Access initiatives and projects

  • in the process of re-developing OBP’s own website to provide an open source and white label website for other Open Access book publishers to adopt

  • expecting to be involved in other similar initiatives over the coming months.

OBP are seeking a versatile software engineer to work alongside their existing development team across these development projects.


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Tags: oa.books oa.development oa.floss oa.infrastructure oa.obp

Date tagged:

11/04/2021, 12:46

Date published:

11/04/2021, 08:46