Job Posting: Manager, Library Systems Applications - University of Kansas Libraries

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Created: May 4, 2010


Manager, Library Systems Applications - University of Kansas Libraries The University of Kansas Libraries invites applications for a newly created position, Manager of Library Systems reporting to and located within KU Libraries. The candidate will work as part of a growing team of library technology professionals who manage foundational library and scholarly systems and accompanying application services within KU Libraries. This position reports to the Assistant Dean for Collections and Scholar Services.

The University of Kansas is a national leader in the development of tools to support research, teaching and to advance scholarly communications. KU Libraries' management and scholarly applications are built on both vendor and open source products that include Voyager, ILLiad, Luna Insight, DSpace, Open Journal Systems, XTF (the Extensible Text Framework), EZProxy, the CNRI Handles Server, and various applications developed in-house. These systems are core to the mission of KU Libraries and provide critical services that our faculty, staff, and students depend on every day. Required Qualifications: Two years relevant experience in a library environment, preferably academic or research, supporting such activities as integrated library management systems, scholarly communications systems, or similar networked hardware and software related to the delivery of library services. Two years experience working with a UNIX based platform, preferably as an application or systems administrator. Effective written communication skills as evidenced by application materials. Any employment with the University of Kansas is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check. Complete application includes the following attachments: cover letter describing how you meet the required and preferred qualifications; resume; and contact information of three references. For complete position details and to apply -, search for position 00007883. Applications and nominations will be accepted until the position is filled. First review of applications will be June 1, 2010. EO/AA Employer

Mary Roach Search Committee, Chair Associate Dean - Technical Services University of Kansas Libraries Lawrence, KS 66045 785-864-3046

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Published: Tuesday, May 4, 2010 13:08 UTC

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