MDI Software Developer - McCourt School of Public Policy
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The MDI Software Developer will engage in interdisciplinary research related to using Twitter and other open source data sets to advance both methodologies and computer science knowledge. This new hire will develop algorithms and software that will support this research, and more generally data blending research. This hire will interact with researchers in the at MDI and across the Georgetown campus, and with faculty at other universities.
This hire must have strong technical skills. This hire must have the ability to understand computer science research as it relates to social science research. The hire should be qualified in programming, database management, software development, engineering and writing. It is preferred that this hire have the minimum of 3 year of working experience in Computer Science research and/or development.
Programming proficiency in JAVA, PYTHON, and C++
Application programming skills
Web development skills including Django
Database administration knowledge, Postgres a plus
Understanding of basic statistics
A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or an equivalent field and 3-5 years of experience or equivalent combination of relevant work experience and education.
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