Lead an agile team of software developers as part of the Software and Application Innovation Lab (SAIL) at the BU's Hariri Institute for Computing. Responsibilities include the following: building, deploying, and maintaining online, cloud, and big data prototypes, applications, and software platforms; implementing solutions involving a variety of technologies and techniques (e.g., databases, APIs, web crawlers, interactive data collection and annotation tools, visualizations and multimedia, statistical analyses); assembling budgets, project plans, technical descriptions, and technical publications describing ongoing and completed work; communicating and coordinating with a variety of stakeholders within the research community, and contributing to open source communities; supervising a community of student interns and research assistants; conducting timely performance reviews for software engineers and interns in cooperation with the Director; and interviewing candidates for SAIL software engineer and intern positions. This Senior Software Engineer will participate in additional SAIL projects as needed, including the following: supporting the development of a Smart-city Cloud-based Open Platform and Ecosystem (SCOPE) to expose the digital pulse of the city for innovators to develop smart-city services; working with a variety of faculty investigators and industry and public sector partners in the areas of urban transportation and carbon emissions tracking; overseeing development of a HIPAA-compliant and accessible framework that lays the foundation for future behavioral intervention as well as computerized adaptive testing studies.
Salary: Grade 56
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