Job posting: Part-time Undergraduate software developer

Description

Alberta Language Technology Lab (ALTLab) is recruiting a part time undergraduate student for work on Django web applications. The position is for a student fully enrolled in courses during the Winter 2019 term, giving a 12/hour per week time commitment.

You will be writing and maintaining web applications such as a database of linguistic recordings, and an intelligent dictionary. Currently, our work revolves around Plains Cree, however we are moving to support Tsuut’ina, Northern Haida, among other languages.

Required skills
  • Python programming
  • Version control with git
Desired skills
  • Front-end JavaScript
  • HTML/CSS
  • An interest in Linguistics
  • An interest in Indigenous languages
  • A familiarity with agile software development practices
Benefits
  • Flexible hours: work when it fits your schedule
  • Semi-remote: you can work from our office or work from home
  • Meaningful work: our work directly benefits marginalized language communities, providing tools that help revitalize and reclaim their language.
  • Supercharge your learning! Ask for support from our experienced experts in software development and linguistics.
Contact

For further information, please consult the ALTLab website: http://altlab.artsrn.ualberta.ca/job-posting-part-time-undergraduate-software-developer/ or send an email to easantos+altlab@ualberta.ca.

To apply

Send your resumé to easantos+altlab@ualberta.ca