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Company: Copyright Clearance Center, Danvers, MA
Job Title: Metadata Architect
About Copyright Clearance Center:
Millions of people in corporations, universities, law firms and
government agencies rely on Copyright Clearance Center to use and share
published content with ease and confidence.
By offering licenses and permissions to content from the world's most
sought-after publications, CCC plays a major role in the global
knowledge economy. We help to advance education, innovation and the
free flow of information-all while encouraging respect for intellectual
property and the principles of copyright.
About the job:
CCC is currently looking for a Metadata Architect. This key position is
located within the Data Systems group, which is responsible for the
maintenance and specification of systems to support CCC's inventory of
titles, rights, and associated usage fees. Data Systems represents
business interests in projects and is currently involved in the design
of a cutting edge system which will enable CCC to move from print-based
textual works to digital text, multimedia and beyond. The group is
involved in the design of all of CCC's new products, sometimes as
leaders; sometimes as major collaborators and experts of data. Data
Systems personnel are responsible for the creation of specifications for
data flows and structures in new CCC products, perform business analysis
to innovate established processes, and are charged with staying current
with industry standards. Being professionally active in both the library
and publishing communities is highly valued.
CCC is entering year two of a three-year plan to revolutionize the way
we do business and we're looking for a dynamic individual to share their
skills. Our ideal candidate for the Metadata Architect position will be
someone who has extensive experience and success leading large projects,
working on highly cross-functional teams, and maintaining massive
bibliographic data sets. We're also looking for a collaborative spirit
with persuasive decision-making skills and a willingness to share
knowledge and expertise with colleagues. A team player who can see the
big picture of where we are today and can articulate a shared vision for
where we're headed. A passion for solving problems in new ways will also
be a key factor in your success.
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If interested in this position, please send your resume and cover letter
directly to me or to [log in to unmask]
Manager of Data Systems
Copyright Clearance Center, Inc.
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