Web Application Developer

Web Application Developer


Job Description

Job Description

Web application developer needed to develop software to assist scholars in researching, editing and publishing lexicographic articles on key terms of Buddhist thought. Under the general direction of the technical director, the developer will be responsible for participating in the design of the application, implementing selected modules, testing the software and writing and maintaining documentation. Full time position; one year contract, with possibility of renewal.

Telecommuting is possible, subject to agreement of the parties.

Submit a one-page cover letter, stating the basis for your interest, and a resume, as PDF, ODT or Word documents. Name them [last name]_[first name]_cover and [last name]_[first name]_resume (with appropriate extensions).


- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Software Engineering.

- Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.

- Demonstrated ability to work in a team.

- Experience with Python, XML, XSLT, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript.

- (Desirable, but not required) TEI, JQuery, Django, SQL, Unicode and processing multilingual text, managing a LEMP (Linux, nginx, MySQL, PHP) web server.

About the company

Mangalam Research Center for Buddhist Languages, a non-profit organization, conducts research into the terminology of the Buddhist written tradition, both in canonical languages and in translation.

Skills: communication-skills, english