NYPL Digital is the department responsible for the digital transformation of the Library in order to facilitate the successful transition to the delivery of core patron-facing services through digital platforms. This role will help pave the way for the ethical and sustainable use of digital technologies in society and provide a sustainable approach to technology.
The successful candidate will lead and have a significant impact on a small but dedicated cross-functional team to iteratively develop innovative products for the library. This is a two year grant funded role.
You'll have the opportunity to architect and implement our product and technical strategy. If you have experience in Ruby and/or Node.js and an interest in microservices, event-driven / serverless architectures, complex data structures, and graph databases, this is a unique opportunity to work on projects that will transform the way patrons interact with the Library.
Our expectations for this person are that within…
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Reporting to the Director, Digital Technology, the Senior Software Engineer will: