Apologies for cross postings
The NCSU Libraries invites applications and nominations for the position
of Digital Collections Technology Librarian.
The Digital Collections Technology Librarian explores, adapts, and
implements emerging digital technologies in support of the library’s
digital collections, repository and publishing initiatives. The
incumbent will investigate and develop solutions to provide access to
and long-term management of heterogeneous collections including text,
images, video, and data. The Digital Collections Technology Librarian
will ensure established data standards are supported in the repository
for metadata management, data modeling and metadata workflow.
The incumbent will join the Digital Library Initiatives Department,
working in a highly collaborative environment with library colleagues
and external partners engaged in digital collections technical
architecture development, digital preservation, metadata architecture,
digital collections management, and digital services development.
Qualifications include an ALA-accredited MLS or equivalent advanced
degree, as well as relevant professional experience using emerging
digital library technologies. Knowledge of metadata standards, XML/XSLT,
and experience programming or scripting in a language such as PHP,
Python, or Java/JSP is expected. A familiarity with search and indexing
technologies such as SOLR, XTF, and Lucene is preferred, but not required.
See full vacancy announcements and further information at
Apply online at https://jobs.ncsu.edu/. Search by position number C-60-0825.
The positions will remain open until suitable candidates are found.
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
NC State welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation
Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application
and interview process please call (919) 515-3148.
Head of Digital Library Initiatives
North Carolina State University Libraries
Phone: (919) 515-1361 Fax: (919) 515-3031
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