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Senior Software Engineer - Center for Open Science

Develop exclusively free, open source software to support open science. The Center for Open Science (COS) is a funded non-profit organization with the mission to increase openness, integrity, and reproducibility of research. COS is looking for an experienced senior software engineer interested in support of OSS.

Our platforms are developed with the latest Python and JavaScript/TypeScript technology, using modern frameworks like Django, Tornado, and EmberJS. We encourage engagement in the greater open source community, giving talks at conferences, and host community meetups. Open source has changed how software development works, and we want to apply the same principles to science. See our open source work on GitHub.

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We are much more concerned about collaboration, passion, and ability than the actual technologies you use. A great developer will be a great developer in any language.

Location:  COS is located in Charlottesville, Virginia.


COS offers full time employees:

COS promotes a flexible work environment that supports a healthy work/life balance.

Applying:  COS is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from members of groups underrepresented in science and technology industries.

Please submit a resume and cover letter explaining your background and interest in the position here. Questions about the position and COS are welcome and can be directed to You can also see more on GitHub.

posted 11.26.18