Emerging Technologies Specialist

Dayton, OH
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Created: May 11, 2017



Works closely with library divisions and UDit on the implementation of new or improvement of existing library services requiring the use of technology through writing scripts, adapting open source software to library use, or developing in-house solutions using a variety of programming languages.

Position Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and one year of experience working collaboratively in an IT environment to enhance end user services, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Superior organization, prioritization, self-motivation, and problem-solving skills
Experience consulting with both end-users and technology service providers in support of creation and delivery of new or existing services
Excellent written communication skills
Working knowledge of a scripting language.
Ability to work effectively as a member of a team 
Demonstrated ability to work independently

Preferred Qualifications

Previous library experience
Academic background, coursework or relevant experience using programming languages such as javascript or PHP.
Previous experience with one or more of the following: HTML, MySQL or Postgres
Strong end user focus
Excellent oral and interpersonal communication skills


Published: Thursday, May 11, 2017 20:22 UTC

Last updated: Thursday, May 11, 2017 20:22 UTC