Student Assistant Position: Frontend Development
The chair for Planning of Landscape and Urban Systems (PLUS) at the Institute for Spatial and Landscape Development (IRL) at ETH Zürich is looking for an assistant in the web development of the spatial decision support system Raum+ by October 2021.
Raum+ is a methodology to assess inward development potentials in the settlement area. The data is gathered, displayed and processed in a web based platform accessible to the stakeholders, including several swiss cantons. The development of the platform is done in close cooperation with these stakeholders and an open-source mindset.
For information on the methodology.
We are looking for a team member to assist us mainly in the frontend development and maintanance of the platform. Tasks include:
- Developing new features and improving existing features
- Finding and fixing bugs and errors
- Maintaining the packages and frameworks
We offer a high degree of flexibility and anticipate an average workload of 8 hours per week. Salary is determined by the ETH student assistant rate.
Additional skills include:
- Python and the Django web framework
- Git and collaborative development
- Openlayers, Geoserver and Mapproxy
- Shibboleth authentication protocols
- Experience managing Linux operating systems
- Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
We look forward to receiving your online application via the online application portal including:
- a CV
- very short letter of motivation
- if available references or example works
Please note that we exclusively accept applications submitted through our online application portal. Applications via email or postal services will not be considered.
Questions regarding the position should be directed to Orencio Robaina firstname.lastname@example.org (no applications). Further information about PLUS and Raum+ can be found on our websites www.plus.ethz.ch and www.raumplus.ethz.ch.
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