Research Data Specialist
Florida Institute of Technology

The Florida Institute of Technology Libraries are seeking a creative and
highly motivated individual for the position of Research Data Specialist. This
is a full-time staff position reporting to the Data & Government Information

The Research Data Specialist will join a team of librarians developing
initiatives to assist faculty and students in managing the lifecycle of data
resulting from research projects of all types, and develop a data services
program to support use, curation and reuse of data by engaging with the
research practices of faculty and students at appropriate points in the
research process. The Data Specialist will also manage the Digital Scholarship
Lab (open Jan. 2015). S/he will have the aptitude to stay abreast of
scientific research trends, data documentation tools, and standards important
for data exchange, reuse, and interoperability.

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science,
Information Science or other data intensive discipline, excellent problem
solving and analytical skills, ability to work well in a collaborative team-
based environment and excellent oral and written communication skills. A
minimum of 2-3 years of experience in data related processes is required.

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