eLife News: job vacancies

eLife News: job vacancies

  1. Job vacancy: Senior Developer (Ruby, DevOps, AWS, Open-source)

    February 21, 2017

    eLife are now seeking a Ruby Developer with an interest in DevOps to work on the development, automation, monitoring, architecture and testing of a system we are co-developing with another publisher. You’ll join a small and enthusiastic team who are passionate about continuous improvement and software quality. Things like TDD/BDD, continuous delivery, strong collaboration and DevOps are part of our culture. We are committed to openness both in science and in the products that we release, so that we can encourage broad change across the research communication landscape. This means everything...

  2. Job vacancy: Editorial Community Manager

    February 13, 2017

    eLife is looking for an Editorial Community Manager. Reporting to the Head of External Relations, the successful candidate will have primary responsibility as a facilitator and as a champion of the worldwide community of scientists who are engaged with eLife. With a background in scientific research, the Editorial Community Manager will have a good appreciation of the interests and needs of scientists, especially early in their careers. Specific Responsibilities Working with eLife editors to gather feedback and generate ideas about content, policies and initiatives, and take new efforts...

  3. Job vacancy: Senior Developer (Python, DevOps, AWS, Open-source)

    February 01, 2017

    eLife are now seeking a Senior Python Developer with an interest in DevOps to work on the development, automation, monitoring, architecture and testing across all of our systems. You’ll join a small and enthusiastic team who are passionate about continuous improvement and software quality. Things like TDD/BDD, continuous delivery, strong collaboration and DevOps are part of our culture. The size of our team means you’ll be involved in all aspects of hosting and deployment of our applications in addition to development. We are committed to openness both in science and in the products that we...

  4. Job vacancy: Marketing Manager (maternity cover)

    December 09, 2016

    This is a full-time fixed term contract based in Cambridge UK, from February to November 2017. Due to staff maternity leave, eLife is looking for an experienced Marketing Manager to provide cover from 1st February 2017. Reporting to the Head of External Relations, the successful candidate will have primary responsibility for ensuring the successful execution of eLife marketing programs and providing analysis to inspire future direction. Specific Responsibilities Marketing – implementing eLife’s plans to raise awareness and support for the journal, innovation program, and other efforts...

  5. Job vacancy: Editorial Community Manager

    November 22, 2016

    eLife is looking for an Editorial Community Manager. Reporting to the Head of External Relations, the successful candidate will have primary responsibility as a facilitator and as a champion of the worldwide community of scientists who are engaged with eLife. With a background in scientific research, the Editorial Community Manager will have a good appreciation of the interests and needs of scientists, especially early in their careers. Specific Responsibilities Working with eLife editors to gather feedback and generate ideas about content, policies and initiatives, and take new efforts...

  6. Job vacancy: Project Coordinator (part-time)

    October 26, 2016

    eLife is looking for a superbly organised Project Coordinator. Reporting to the Head of External Relations, the successful candidate will have primary responsibility for providing support to eLife’s marketing and communications efforts. Specific Responsibilities Coordinating events – organising eLife participation in scientific meetings and campus-level presentations around the world, including booking event space, managing registration, catering, and shipping materials. Arranging regular telephone conferences and periodic in-person meetings. Inventory and shipping – keeping an inventory of...

  7. Job vacancy: Site Reliability Engineer (DevOps, AWS, Open-source)

    October 21, 2016

    eLife are now seeking a Site Reliability Engineer to work on the automation, monitoring, architecture and testing across all of our systems. You’ll join a small and enthusiastic team who are passionate about continuous improvement and software quality. Things like TDD/BDD, continuous delivery, strong collaboration and DevOps are part of our culture. We are committed to openness both in science and in the products that we release, so that we can encourage broad change across the research communication landscape. This means everything we do becomes open-source and we specifically seek out...

  8. Job vacancy: Associate/Assistant Features Editor

    October 20, 2016

    eLife is an innovative, open-access research journal covering the life and biomedical sciences. In addition to publishing research papers, eLife also publishes magazine-style content and we are now seeking a new member of staff to help commission, edit and write this content. Overall, the mission of eLife is to help scientists accelerate discovery by operating a platform for research communication that encourages and recognises the most responsible behaviours in science. Specific Responsibilities Commissioning and editing Insight articles about selected Research Articles in eLife Writing and...

  9. Job vacancy: Innovation Officer

    August 30, 2016

    eLife is a unique collaboration between the funders and practitioners of research to improve the way important research is selected, presented, and shared. eLife publishes outstanding work across the life sciences and biomedicine, and is generously supported by its Founders who have recently announced the renewal of their funding for a second five-year term until 2022. eLife is now embarking on a new venture, the eLife Innovation Initiative, a separately funded effort within the eLife Sciences organisation aimed at accelerating the development of technology and process innovations from...

  10. Job vacancy: Head of Technology

    June 16, 2016

    eLife is a unique collaboration between the funders and practitioners of research to improve the way important research is selected, presented, and shared. eLife publishes outstanding work across the life sciences and biomedicine. eLife is generously supported by its Founders who have recently announced the renewal of their funding for a second five-year term until 2022. The editors of eLife are an international team of 300 leading researchers, led by Randy Schekman, recipient of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. In a little over four years, eLife has become an open-access...

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