LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 16.5

Help for CODE4LIB Archives


CODE4LIB Archives

CODE4LIB Archives


CODE4LIB@LISTS.CLIR.ORG


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

CODE4LIB Home

CODE4LIB Home

CODE4LIB  January 2018

CODE4LIB January 2018

Subject:

Job: Senior Integrated Library System Administrator at Saskatchewan Information and Library Services Consortium (SILS)

From:

Code4Lib Jobs <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

Code for Libraries <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 15:59:48 +0000

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (107 lines)

Senior Integrated Library System Administrator

This is a full-time, permanent position working remotely in a virtual office environment.

We are looking for a service-oriented individual who enjoys working in a diverse and customer-focused environment.  You are organized, technically sound and a credible system administrator. You have demonstrated an ability to work within a fast-paced and collaborative team environment, and you have excellent skills in building relationships, communicating effectively, and serving the needs of others. Most importantly, you are a responsive, hands-on problem solver and have a propensity to get things done!

What is SILS?  The Saskatchewan Information and Library Services Consortium (SILS) is comprised of all ten of Saskatchewan’s regional and municipal public library systems, plus the Provincial Library, which work together to provide seamless and consistent library services to over 300 branches.  SILS maintains the core library technology infrastructure for its members.  In addition to the ILS, this infrastructure includes patron-facing web and mobile applications through which our goal is to deliver a rich user experience through the dynamic integration of library collections and patron account functionality.  

What you’ll be doing:

The Senior Integrated Library System Administrator is responsible for the support and administration of the Consortium’s integrated library system (ILS) that provides a variety of services including circulation, cataloguing, acquisitions, serials, reports, external interface functions, and public access. Work is performed with considerable independent judgment and initiative.

System administration related responsibilities include:


Maintain daily trouble-free operation of the integrated library system (ILS).


Determine best practices for ILS system upgrades and software implementation.


Develop and configure ILS features for effective system performance in a consortial environment.


Configure and manage system data loads and third-party software connections.


Develop and create recurring and on-demand reports for SILS agencies.


Manage system access in an Active Directory environment.


Troubleshoot system problems, escalate issues to vendor support when required, and implement and document solutions.


Document procedures and maintain current and relevant support-related information in the system-wide Knowledge Base.


Monitor industry trends and best practices related to information access and discovery and recommend improvements to existing tools and workflows as appropriate.


Customer service related responsibilities include:


Work with stakeholders to improve services through systems refinement, enhancement, and innovation.


Train agency and SILS staff in the management of statistical reporting and circulation functionality.


Act as a resource to the Consortium’s committees and working groups when requested.


Qualifications and Skills:


Demonstrated knowledge relational database structure, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 and SQL Server Reporting Services.


Experience with T-SQL and stored procedures.


Basic understanding with Windows Server (familiarity with Linux would also be an asset).


Experience with a programming language such as Python or Ruby, as well as a version control system such as Git/Github.


Basic understanding of HTTP RESTful APIs.


Basic understanding of internet protocols such as TCP/IP, DNS, etc.


Basic knowledge of MARC and non-MARC metadata schemas, standards, and best practices.


The following would be an asset:


3-5 years work experience with the Polaris ILS, preferably in a public-library consortium setting.


Knowledge of library catalogue organization and standard library operating procedures and terminology related specifically to patron registration and materials circulation.


Self-directed, flexible, and results-driven with a demonstrated ability to take initiative, collaborate, and deliver results in a timely fashion.


Ability to work in a creative and highly productive environment.  Demonstrated ability to liaise effectively with clients.  Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.


An ALA-accredited MLIS degree is preferred.  Additional degree or advanced diploma in computer science or equivalent experience.


Position: The responsibilities listed above are a representative but not comprehensive list, and other duties may be  assigned. The successful candidate will be required to telecommute and will join an existing team of five employees already working remotely.  Occasional travel may be required.

Remuneration: Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

To Apply: Interested parties should submit a resume, including the names of three references, by e-mail to Rob Zylstra, Executive Director: [log in to unmask]  The position will remain open until filled.

Candidates may be considered for or offered other positions with SILS.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.


----
Brought to you by code4lib jobs: https://jobs.code4lib.org/jobs/28014-senior-integrated-library-system-administrator

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

Advanced Options


Options

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password


Search Archives

Search Archives


Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe


Archives

November 2020
October 2020
September 2020
August 2020
July 2020
June 2020
May 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
January 2020
December 2019
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004
September 2004
August 2004
July 2004
June 2004
May 2004
April 2004
March 2004
February 2004
January 2004
December 2003
November 2003

ATOM RSS1 RSS2



LISTS.CLIR.ORG

CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager