Programmer 10 hours/week

Pay rate: $15/hr

10 hours/week

One programmer will contribute to a collaborative and interdisciplinary project devoted to building an interactive website that displays eighteenth-century architectural illustrations and maps by Giovanni Piranesi, housed in USC’s Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections. Under the guidance of project staff, the programmer will make modifications to the open-source programs used to present images at http://digitalpiranesi.org. Work will primarily take place at the Center for Digital Humanities, located in the Innovation Center (IBM building) on Assembly Street. This position is for 30 weeks during Fall 2020 and Spring 2021.

Required qualifications: current USC student with major or significant coursework in Computer Science & Engineering; strong working knowledge of JavaScript and HTML; ability to meet deadlines while working with minimal direct supervision in collaboration with a diverse team.

Desired qualifications: GPA of 3.5 or higher preferred.
Start date: Sept 2, 2020 (tentative)

By May 31, 2020, please submit a detailed resume (including any training or work experience in software development) and a cover letter describing your interest in this position to Jeanne Britton at jbritton@mailbox.sc.edu.