Northeastern Region

 


The Northeastern region includes Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania

Librarian, The Westport Library
Westport, CT


Associate Director of Library Technology and Digital Initiatives,Colgate University

Hamilton, NY

The Colgate University Libraries seek a collegial and thoughtful individual to provide forward-thinking, collaborative, and results-oriented leadership for the Colgate University Libraries (CUL) through planning and implementation of new technology and the management and support of library legacy technologies involving information systems and digital infrastructure and programs.  Reporting to the University Librarian, this individual serves on the Libraries’ senior management team and participates in the development and implementation of a shared vision for CUL’s future that supports the mission of the university.  Using highly effective communication and interpersonal skills, this individual will respond to the changing information needs of the Colgate community by participating in system-wide planning, policy development, and resource and personnel management and build and sustain effective working relationships within the Libraries and across and beyond the Colgate community. This individual will lead, manage, and plan for the Libraries Systems unit, and supervise, evaluate and provide backup for the Systems Librarian to oversee, develop and support the integrated library system (Innovative Interfaces) particularly its interface with the Dematic ASRS.


Qualifications: Master’s degree, such as an MLS or MIS from an ALA-accredited program, MS in computer science or other relevant degree.


Minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in information technology, including experience leading and managing information technology or systems operations; successful experience supervising, developing, and mentoring information technology professionals. Substantive knowledge of digital assets and the technical infrastructure required for their life-cycle management, including metadata requirements, migration strategies, best practices in digital preservation, and relevant national and international standards.

Additional information about Colgate University, the Colgate Libraries, and the full job description can be found at http://exlibris.colgate.edu/joinus.html

Application instructions can be found at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/4433.  Candidates will need to upload a letter of application, curriculum vita, and provide email addresses for three references, including current supervisor. Official transcripts will be required of candidates selected for an on-campus interview.  Review of application materials will begin on October 10, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.

Colgate is a highly selective private liberal arts university located in Hamilton, NY, and is an EO/AA employer. Developing and sustaining a diverse faculty, staff, and student body further the university’s educational mission. Women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Applicants with dual career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at http://www.upstatenyherc.org Required qualifications: see position description Desired qualifications: see position description Working environment/Description of institution:

For further information: http://exlibris.colgate.edu/joinus.htm


Reference and Instruction Librarian, Penn State Altoona campus, The Pennsylvania State University Libraries
Altoona, PA


Supervising Programmer/Analyst,  Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY




The Supervising Programmer/Analyst is responsible for managing the library systems administration and library’s technical infrastructure. Primary overall goals are to maintain a standard level of excellence for the library’s information technology infrastructure; improve the quality and continuity of end-user support services and integrate electronic resources and digital technologies into the library’s daily operations. The selected candidate will Administer the library’s information technology infrastructure to facilitate electronic open source publishing, web services, institutional repository service and metadata architecture as well as innovate new methods of access to library data and collections, including a provision of services that feed information to the users of library information, including access to library collections via a variety of computing devices and interfaces. Supervision and evaluation of Library Systems Staff.
 
Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's or Advanced Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science.  Five years of full time progressively responsible relevant work experience in an academic institution.  Two years of supervisory experience preferably in a computing environment. A thorough working knowledge of personal computing hardware and software, server hardware and software, and network technology.  A thorough knowledge and appreciation of the mission and operations of an academic institution.  Excellent communication skills.  Demonstrated leadership skills.
 
Preferred Qualifications:

A Master’s Degree in a field related to libraries and/or information technology or computer science. Experience in Library Management Systems, digital library discovery tools, Digital Repositories, and open linked data. Knowledge of Content Management Systems: SAS, PL/SQL, MS/SQL, Perl, PHP, and/or .Net Programming.
 
Full time appointment. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Nights and weekends required. Travel for technical conferences/training will be required for this position. **Applications submitted prior to 8/19/2014 will be given priority; position is open until filled.
 
Application Procedure: Submit a State employment application, cover letter and resume to:
 
Pamela Di Pasquale
Library Director's Office
Melville Library, Room W-1511
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3300
 
Applications must be received no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 08/19/2014**, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.
 
Stony Brook University/SUNY is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.


Apply Here: http://naples.cc.sunysb.edu/Admin/CampusJob.nsf/af51a98c4c56cd5c85256731...
 


Associate Dean for Learning, Undergraduate Services, and Commonwealth Campuses, Pennsylvania State University Libraries
University Park, PA


Associate Dean for Research, Collections, and Scholarly Communications, Pennsylvania State University Libraries
University Park, PA


Associate Dean for Technology, Discovery, and Digital Services, Pennsylvania State University Libraries
University Park, PA


Senior Programmer/Analyst, Stony Brook University
 Stony Brook, NY

Position description/Responsibilities:
Senior Programmer/Analyst


The Senior Programmer/Analyst will work closely with the library’s other units to provide high-quality library service through the maintenance of accurate and up-to-date information for the library’s users.  The primary responsibilities are: 1) to administer the library’s online automated system; 2) to innovate new methods of access to library data and collections, including a provision of services that feed information to the users of library information where needed, including access to library collections via a variety of computing devices and interfaces; 3) to compile critical library performance and service data and reports for collection development and customer support purposes; 4) assist in the administration and security of the library’s computer network.

Required: Bachelor's Degree. In lieu of a degree, four years of directly related full-time experience, or a combination of higher education and experience totaling four years may be considered.  Four years of directly related full-time responsible systems administration experience.  Knowledge of scripting/programming of automation tasks, data access and data processing.  Proficiency in SQL, Linux and Electronic Data Interchange.  Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent problem solving skills.  Ability to multi-task and work independently.


 Preferred Qualifications:  Two years of responsible related library systems experience.  Experience in Library Management Systems, digital library discovery tools, Digital Repositories and open linked data.  Knowledge of Content Management Systems, SAS, PL/SQL, MS SQL, Perl, PHP, and/or .Net Programming.

For a complete description and instructions on "how to apply", please visit http://www.stonybrook.edu/jobs/ and select the reference # WC-S-9076-14-07-S.

Stony Brook University/SUNY is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.
 

Deadline for applying: 08/19/14


Application instructions: Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/6nsq828
URL for further information: http://www.Click2Apply.net/6nsq828


Head Librarian, Penn State Wilkes-Barre campus,Pennsylvania State University
Wilkes-Barre, PA


Library Director, Pelham Public Library