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New York University Libraries seeks Director, Digital Library Technology


Description: Leads the design, development and ongoing implementation of
digital library operations that support teaching and research. Programs
reporting to the DLTS Director include: digital library development, digital
repository services, Digital Studio technology, digital reformatting, and
tools/software that facilitate discovery and use of research resources.
Collaborate closely with NYU ITS in the planning and development of systems
for supporting the research portal, metadata management, searching support,
user interface, and repository services for library digital resources. Lead
NYU Libraries in the development of global digital technology services.
Provide on-going evaluation of current systems and research and recommend
new digital initiatives. Develop and implement policies and procedures and
supervise administrative staff and manage internal and grant-funded budgets.


Qualifications: Seven or more years of increasingly responsible,
professional experience including development of digital library services,
planning, implementing and managing projects. Working knowledge of image
capture and delivery technologies, full text mark-up and searching methods
and database management systems; in-depth knowledge of at least one of these
areas. Knowledge of HTML, and SGML or XML; experience with CGI and knowledge
of one or more of the following programming languages: SQL, C, C++, Java and
Perl. Excellent interpersonal and communications skills; ability to lead a
collaborative team. Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred. 


Salary/Benefits: Attractive Compensation Package. Salary commensurate with
experience and background. 


New York University Libraries: Library facilities at New York University
serve the school's 450,000 students and faculty and contain more than 4
million volumes. 


Please apply through NYU's application management system: 

At this page click on "External Applicants" then "Search Openings." Type
7239BR in the "Keyword Search" field and select search. NYU is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.




Enrique Yanez

Associate Director, Human Resources

NYU, Division of Libraries

70 Washington Sq. S. 11th Fl

New York, NY 10012

Voice: (212) 998-2616   Fax: (212) 995-4070

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