Systems and Digital Services Librarian

Little Rock
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Created: June 24, 2014

Description

The Collections and Archives division at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR) is accepting applications for the position of Systems and Digital Services Librarian (R99683). The Systems and Digital Services Librarian is part of the new Collections and Archives division at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. The position is an important part of the university’s plan to create a library and archives unit that contributes to student success in a community-engaged metropolitan research university. This position administers the ILS and supports other campus library and archive information systems, contributes to the technology strategy and projects planning efforts of the division, supports the development of search and access systems, and assists with training and development efforts. This position holds a faculty appointment with rank leading to tenure. The librarian supports the creation, redesign, and ongoing maintenance of the library’s websites and projects, plugins, and social media projects. The librarian is responsible for development and maintenance of interfaces between application platforms, applications, and other systems; integration of locally-developed and third-party applications; providing functional support and training for all applications modules; and the creation of custom reports. Minimum Qualifications:  Master's degree in Library/Information Science from an ALA-accredited school is required with a minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a library setting. Preferred Qualifications:  Experience with mobile and responsive web design, application development, project management skills, interface design, usability testing. Experience managing Innovative Interface products. UALR is positioning itself for the future by emphasizing interdisciplinary collaboration, high impact learning experiences, community connections, and a campus-wide commitment to student success. The campus is currently undergoing an extensive administrative and academic reorganization in order to align its assets more effectively with these priorities. This is an exciting time to be at UALR. For more information visit the reorganization web site at http://ualr.edu/academics/restructure. Application materials must be submitted through the online application system. Additional information about this position and application requirements are available under the Jobs link on the Human Resources’ website at http://ualr.edu/humanresources/. ; Incomplete applications will not be considered. This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal and financial history background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position.  Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law. The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and actively seeks the candidacy of minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to disclosure. Persons hired must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States.

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