Senior Technical Manager
New York University
New York City
The Senior Technical Manager for Emerging Information Technologies for
Libraries Information Technology Services (LITS) reports to the Director of
Libraries Information Technology Services and is a key member of the Libraries
IT Services management team. The Senior Technical Manager will also serve as a
project coordinator on selected minor projects and project manager on larger
IT projects that involve IT staff and other departments in the Division of
Libraries. The Senior Technical Manager will also manage special projects
involving data gathering, analysis and research on current and emerging
Library discovery systems and the technologies that support them, technology
tools and solutions relevant to supporting the operations and functions of a
large academic research library. In close collaboration with managers and
supervisors in LITS the Senior Technical Manager will be responsible to
document and analyze current operational workflow and processes of LITS
services and to initiate business and technology process improvement in
Libraries IT services units. These activities will support the creation and
development of a strategic planning roadmap for LITS and its operations and
New York University Libraries: Libraries at New York University serve the
school's 40,000 students and faculty and contain more than 5 million volumes.
The Libraries supports NYU's vision to become the first true Global Network
University by collaborating and providing services to our global academic
centers and "portal campuses" in Abu Dhabi and
Shanghai. New York University Libraries
is a member of the Association of Research Libraries, the OCLC Research
Library Partnership, and the HathiTrust. The Libraries participates in a
variety of consortia and collaborates closely with Columbia University
Libraries and the New York Public Library through the Manhattan Research
Library Consortium. For the NYU Libraries Mission and Strategic Plan go to
Salary/Benefits: Salary commensurate with experience and background.
To Apply: Interested candidates are requested to submit a letter of
application that specifically states how background and experiences are
relevant to the position responsibilities and qualifications; current resume;
and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references.
Please apply through NYU's application management system. Please click on the
following link or copy and paste it onto your browser.
We accept online applications only. NYU offers a generous
benefit package including 22 days of vacation annually.
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