Job Posting: Library Systems Analyst - Ryerson University (Toronto, Canada)

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Created: December 1, 2009


Job Title: Library Systems Analyst Toronto, Ontario, Canada Start Date: ASAP Salary Scale: $56,203.47-$71,196.88

Notes: The Library is open every day of the week and as such the successful candidate must be able to work different shifts, including weekends.

Responsibilities The Library Systems Analyst is responsible for analyzing and developing information systems to support the effective delivery of Library services and resources and for the design and implementation of related programs and applications. From time to time, this position will also assist other operating units in the University with systems-related projects.

Qualifications * Successful completion of a post-secondary degree program in Computer Science or a related discipline. A minimum of 2 years experience with various software development processes (SDLC, RAD), as well as experience with object-oriented programming and development of efficient large-date processing algorithms (sorting, recursive, binary, trees, etc.). An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. * Programming expertise in object-oriented languages such as C++, Java, and Objective-C. * Proficiency in web interface design, development and web technologies, languages and applications such as ColdFusion, PHP, XHTML, XML, , JavaScript, AJAX, CSS and SQL. Familiarity with Rich Internet Applications (RIA). * Knowledge and experience of operating systems such as Unix/Linux, Windows and Mac and the implementation and ongoing maintenance of server applications. * Strong analytical and interpersonal skills. * A demonstrated commitment to client service – specifically students, staff, faculty and external contacts; superior interpersonal skills, tact, diplomacy, and ability to maintain positive working relationships with colleagues throughout the university. * Excellent oral and written communication skills are needed to effectively document systems and procedures and to discuss and present complex technical information in both lay and technical terms. * Ability to handle concurrent tasks productively, often under severe time pressures * Willingness to maintain technical skills at “state of the art”, to adapt to changes in technology or skill sets fundamental to the job.

Notes: Candidates may be asked to demonstrate qualifications through occupational testing. Candidates must have a demonstrated record of dependability/reliability and a commitment to maintain confidentiality.

Deadline to Apply: Monday December 7, 2009(4:30pm)

To apply see the official posting:

University website: Library website:

-- Graham McCarthy Innovative Technologies Librarian Ryerson University Library & Archives 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3

416.979.5000 x2119


Published: Tuesday, December 1, 2009 12:47 UTC

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