Apologies for cross postings

The NCSU Libraries invites applications and nominations for the position 
of Digital Collections Technology Librarian.

The Digital Collections Technology Librarian explores, adapts, and 
implements emerging digital technologies in support of the library’s 
digital collections, repository and publishing initiatives. The 
incumbent will investigate and develop solutions to provide access to 
and long-term management of heterogeneous collections including text, 
images, video, and data. The Digital Collections Technology Librarian 
will ensure established data standards are supported in the repository 
for metadata management, data modeling and metadata workflow.

The incumbent will join the Digital Library Initiatives Department, 
working in a highly collaborative environment with library colleagues 
and external partners engaged in digital collections technical 
architecture development, digital preservation, metadata architecture, 
digital collections management, and digital services development.

Qualifications include an ALA-accredited MLS or equivalent advanced 
degree, as well as relevant professional experience using emerging 
digital library technologies. Knowledge of metadata standards, XML/XSLT, 
and experience programming or scripting in a language such as PHP, 
Python, or Java/JSP is expected. A familiarity with search and indexing 
technologies such as SOLR, XTF, and Lucene is preferred, but not required.

See full vacancy announcements and further information at <>. 
Apply online at Search by position number C-60-0825.

The position will remain open until suitable candidates are found.

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

NC State welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation

Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application 
and interview process please call (919) 515-3148.

Steve Morris
Head of Digital Library Initiatives
North Carolina State University Libraries
Phone: (919) 515-1361  Fax: (919) 515-3031 
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