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Senior Systems Librarian-LAC Group

  • 02 Nov 2021 10:14 AM
    Message # 12092674
    Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Position Title:

    Senior Systems Librarian-LAC Group

    Position Description:

    LAC Group is seeking a Senior Systems Librarian to support a highly technical virtual library environment for a Federal library in Washington DC. The Librarian will provide planning, supervision, and leadership for all aspects of developing and maintaining library systems. The Librarian will provide technical support and expertise for the Library database infrastructure and architecture, and maintain various Library specific systems and applications. The Librarian will maintain Library database metadata design and functionality consistent with standards for Open Archives Initiative (OAI), and Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI).


    Supervise additional technical staff
    Maintain library database metadata design and functionality using OAI and DCMI frameworks and standards
    Support Library database user interface for cataloging and integration of controlled fields.
    Design and develop additional library systems emphasizing agile development methodology
    Provide technical support input and assistance to seamlessly integrate Drupal CMS with library technologies
    Maintain backups
    Support data cleanup and migration

    10+ years of experience providing services comparable to those above
    Master’s Degree in Library/Information Science (MLS) from a university accredited by the American Library Association (ALA)
    A combination of a different degree (e.g., computer science) and experience as a systems librarian may substitute for the MLS
    Knowledge of Drupal CMS
    Experience managing complex virtual library environments
    Experience with Dublin Core, MARC, SAS, Oracle, Apache/Tomcat, HTML, CSS, Solr, Java, MySQL, PHP, S-Plus, Legato
    Experience with both Linux and Windows operating systems
    Candidates must be able to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021, for consideration

    Application Process:



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