** Vacancy Announcement Reposted **

 

Science Research Data Librarian Position at the National Institute of Standards and Technology

 

VACANCY OPEN DATE: 03/27/14

VACANCY CLOSE DATE: 04/17/14

 

Announcement on USAJobs.gov:

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/365586000

 

Announcement Number: ADMR-2014-0019

Position Title: Librarian ZA-1410-III (GS-11/12 equivalent)

Salary:  $63,091.00 to $98,305.00 / Per Year

Position Information: Term Appointment, not to exceed 2 years

 

Hiring Agency:  NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY

Duty Locations: Gaithersburg, MD, US

 

Duties

The Information Services Office at the National Institute of Standards and Technology is seeking an experienced individual to help accelerate the development of the Office's research data management services. ISO is a team-based environment, which emphasize knowledge sharing and collaboration to provide services to NIST scientific and technical staff throughout their research and publishing cycles. The selectee will serve as a Scientific Research Data Librarian to identify strategies for understanding and responding to the evolving research data service needs of NIST researchers. In partnership with ISO's Digital Services Librarian, the selectee will develop and provide consultation on methods for data stewardship including managing, describing, preserving, and making NIST research data accessible to appropriate audiences. The selectee will assist NIST researchers formulate data management plans, and prepare data for publication, reporting, and repository ingest. The selectee will identify and recommend tools, techniques, and practices for management of research data throughout its lifecycle. The selectee will also monitor, investigate, and report on emerging trends, best practices, and technologies in digital data stewardship, e-science, scholarly publishing, and open access.

 

 

 

Barbara P. Silcox

Program Manager, Digital Services and Publishing

Information Services Office

National Institute of Standards and Technology

301-975-2146