Application Developer for Data Science
Université du Luxembourg
Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
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The University About

The Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2DH) is a research centre for the study, analysis and public dissemination of contemporary history of Luxembourg and Europe with a particular focus on digital methods and tools for doing innovative historical research.

It serves as a catalyst for innovative and creative scholarship and new forms of public dissemination and societal engagement with history.


The Digital History Advanced Research Projects Accelerator (DHARPA) at C2DH () is looking to hire an experienced application developer / software engineer as part of a research project supported by the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR).

You will join a growing team of researchers and technicians to develop Lumy (), a new free and open-source desktop application for historical research, and its backend Kiara ().

Working in Python and Typescript, you will handle backend development for the desktop app. The ideal candidate would have experience and an interest in data orchestration skills and data science.

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What we expect from you

We seek a highly motivated developer with the following profile :

  • Desired experience includes : Python for software developmentData science / data engineering (data orchestration; Jupyter / Jupyter extensions;
  • Apache Arrow; pandas / NumPy)JavaScript for software development (ideally including Typescript)

  • Passionate about open-source software development
  • Experience and / or willingness to cooperate actively in a larger team of mixed experience
  • An interest in digital humanities, digital archives, and preservation will be a plus
  • Ability to meet deadlines and demonstrate methodological, organised, pragmatic and effective approaches to the work
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Good command of English and / or French
  • Competitive remuneration; contract subject to public national security system benefits
  • A dynamic, exciting and equal opportunity international research environment
  • Contract Type : Fixed Term Contract 24 Month
  • Work Hours : Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week
  • Location : Belval
  • Earliest starting date : August 2021
  • Job Reference : UOL04228
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