APTrust Seeks DevOps Engineer

July 31, 2020

Our valued colleague, Christian Dahlhausen, is leaving us and returning with his family to Germany.  I know all APTrust community members join us in wishing Christian the very best for the future.  We will miss him deeply.

This means that we are beginning our search for his successor.  You’ll find details about the opportunity to work with APTrust below.  Please let anyone who may be interested know.

Job Information for APTrust DevOps Engineer opening

UPDATE NOTE: Flavia Ruffner assumed this role on November 9, 2020 with the working title of “DevOps and Security Lead Engineer.”

The University of Virginia is actively seeking candidates for the Academic Preservation Trust Devops Engineer at the University of Virginia Library. The Devops Engineer is responsible for developing and maintaining the APTrust infrastructure and services, in addition managing continuous integration and continuous delivery of its applications. We containerize and deploy with Docker-Compose and Ansible on AWS.

About APTrust : The Academic Preservation Trust (APTrust.org) is a 16-institution consortium of research universities committed to the creation and management of a sustainable environment for digital preservation.  What makes what we do truly sustainable is our collaborative culture and our work together on the challenges that digital stewardship presents.  Our members bring both to the development of an aggregated repository that is helping address one of the greatest challenges facing research libraries and their parent institutions – preventing the permanent loss of scholarship and cultural records being produced today.  APTrust is hosted at and operated by the University of Virginia Library.

What you will do:

Required Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

News, Technical