Washington, DC, United States
This position has a majority of work assignments that are located between the Library’s Capitol Hill Campus or the Library’s Taylor Street Annex.
The selected applicants will be assigned to one of the various sections within the Software Engineering or Platform Services Divisions both of which are within the IT Design and Development Directorate of the Office of the Chief Information Officer.
The position description number for this position is 065331.
The Library of Congress serves the Congress in fulfilling its duties and preserves and promotes knowledge and creativity for the benefit of the American people. It is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and the world's largest library, with more than 158 million items in its physical collections (including books, manuscripts, prints, photos, film, video, and sound recordings) and over 37 million items online. Located primarily on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., the Library is the home of the U.S. Copyright Office, the Congressional Research Service (CRS), the Law Library of Congress, and the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Posted Date: 2/1/2020
Applicants must have had progressively responsible experience and training sufficient in scope and quality to furnish them with an acceptable level of the following knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the position without more than normal supervision.
Ability to develop software applications.**
Knowledge of computer languages, programming paradigms, utilities, platforms, and development tool kits.**
Ability to write technical documents.
Ability to plan, organize, and execute work.
Ability to provide consultation and liaison services in order to deliver customer support.
Knowledge of current trends and best practices in digital information management, retrieval, and delivery.
Ability to communicate effectively other than in writing.