Director of Library Information Technology Production Services

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Created: April 17, 2012


Director of Library Information Technology Production Services
Academic Professional Position
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Position Available: This position is available July, 2012. This is a 100%-time, twelve-month appointment Academic Professional position.

Duties and Responsibilities: The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks an innovative, collaborative, and service-oriented professional for the position of Director of Library Information Technology Production Services. The University Library maintains a robust infrastructure for digital collections and services that supports the needs of nearly 100 million virtual visitors each year. Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Information Technology Planning and Policy, the successful candidate will oversee the staff, technology support, networking, infrastructure, and applications support for Library enterprise IT systems, including Infrastructure Management and Support (IMS), Workstation and Network Support (WNS), and Help Desk (HD) services.  See for complete list of duties.

Qualifications: Required: A Bachelor’s degree; experience in a library or academic computing services setting; demonstrated experience implementing user-focused or customer service technology services in a high-volume academic setting; project management experience in substantial computing or information system implementations or migrations; experience supervising and mentoring technical professionals; ability to facilitate effective prioritization and collaboration on projects with multiple customer groups, including domain experts, academic users at various skill levels, and IT professionals; demonstrated ability to lead and manage professional staff, to make decisions in a collaborative team environment, and successfully direct and support multiple production operations; excellent oral and written communication skills; familiarity with data storage requirements.  See  for list of preferred qualifications.

To Apply: To ensure full consideration, please complete your candidate profile at and upload a letter of interest, resume, and contact information including email addresses for three professional references. Applications not submitted through this website will not be considered. For questions, please call: 217-333-8169.

Deadline: In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by May 14, 2012.

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