The Zooniverse team at the University of Oxford are leading the development of the new Zooniverse platform, as well as projects covering everything from Penguins to Particle Physics, all the way up to disaster relief. We encourage flexible working, including working remotely for part of each week.
The Adler Planetarium's Citizen Science team includes a dynamic mix of web developers, data scientists, researchers and educators who are responsible for everything from building Zooniverse projects and developing governance tools for volunteers, to running Hack Days and teen programs. We can offer flexible hours and the opportunity to try new things, whether that be getting involved with outreach or playing with cutting edge technology.
The Zooniverse team within Chicago’s Adler Planetarium is seeking a developer to build web applications and infrastructure for the Zooniverse.org (github.com/zooniverse) platform.
Zooniverse is the world-leading platform for the distributed analysis of scientific data through citizen science. We enable over 1.7 million registered volunteers around the world to participate in over 100 real research projects across the disciplines (from astronomy to zoology), in partnership with universities and research institutes worldwide. As a Zooniverse developer, you’ll work with our team of 20 talented and friendly developers, designer, and researchers, including members of our Zooniverse teams at the University of Oxford and the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities.
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The University of Minnesota Zooniverse Team is involved in the development of many transcription projects as well as tools for use with Zooniverse in the college classroom and efforts to combine human and machine classifiers. Several science team members from many disciplines are at UMN including Ancient Lives, Galaxy Zoo, Measuring the ANZACs, Radio Galaxy Zoo and Snapshot Serengeti. We are open to flexible work arrangements.
Our work involves collaboration with a vast array of partners from across the world. When they have jobs that involve working with the Zooniverse, we'll post them here.