Digital Learning Initiative Librarian (Open Rank)
- Open Date: June 30, 2014
- Closing Date: August 8, 2014
Based in the Teaching and Learning Services Unit and working under the direction of the Head of Teaching and Learning Services and within the collaborative environment of the University of Maryland Libraries, the Digital Learning Initiatives Librarian designs and implements an innovative digital learning program for the libraries and the Terrapin Learning Commons that incorporates new technologies, analysis of user needs, as well as a strong pedagogical and user experience focus.
To apply, please use the following URL: https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/27540.
Facilities Administrative Assistant
Position #: 06261454
- Open Date: June 27, 2014
- Closing Date: July 11, 2014
Serves as the main point of contact for booking and managing spaces within McKeldin Library. Also serves as backup for the Assistant to the Dean, and provides occasional administrative assistance (calendar, travel) to the Assistant Dean for Administrative Services.
To apply, please use the following URL: https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/27504
Position #: 102687
- Open Date: June 25, 2014
- Closing Date: July 25, 2014
The Systems Librarian is responsible for supporting digital applications, content, and digital preservation activities at the University of Maryland Libraries.
Reporting to the Manager, Digital Programs and Initiatives, the Systems Librarian supports all aspects of the work of the Digital Programs and Initiatives department. The Systems Librarian actively works with staff throughout the UMD Libraries to gather requirements for development of new digital initiatives and programs and provides support and instruction to UMD Libraries’ staff in the installation, development, and use of digital applications. The Systems Librarian collaborates closely with staff in the Software Systems Development and Research department to implement new and upgraded applications, perform quality assurance testing, and to communicate issues clearly. Serving as a translator and bridge between UMD Libraries staff and technical departments, the Systems Librarian will ensure that all parties gain consensus regarding requirements and project scope. The Systems Librarian serves as an active member of Digital Systems and Stewardship, contributing to divisional initiatives and leading specific projects; incorporates support for new tools and applications into library services; and maintains close engagement with issues relating to digital technologies, such as repository development, digital curation and preservation, and metadata.
To apply, please use the following URL: https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/27317.
IT Systems Analyst (Linux Administrator)
Position #: 119418
- Open Date: June 4, 2014
- Closing Date: June 30, 3014
As a member of the User and System Support (USS) team in the Digital Systems and Stewardship division the successful candidate will participate in administration of a large computing environment consisting of hundreds of virtual machines backed by a Storage Area Network supporting hundreds of terabytes of storage. The environment also includes several thousand public and staff workstations, mobile devices, printers and other peripheral devices. The candidate will continuously analyze and improve existing systems as well as research and advise on new technologies.
To apply, please use the following URL: https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/2694.
Director, Special Collections and University Archives
Position #: 119998
- Open Date: May 28, 2014
- Closing Date: June 30, 2014
The collections and services of the University of Maryland Libraries’ Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) are at the heart of the research and teaching mission of the university. Collection strengths include labor history, Maryland history and culture, modern Japanese history, mass media and culture, history of the book, women’s history, historic preservation, American and British writers and poets, and the history of the University. Collection highlights include the National Public Broadcasting Archives, the Library of American Broadcasting, the George Meany Memorial AFL-CIO Archive, the Gordon W. Prange Collection, and the Katherine Anne Porter Collection. The University of Maryland Libraries is also home to important special collections in the performing arts, including the International Piano Archives at Maryland. The SCUA staff is committed to reaching out to the research community at large, facilitating access to these world-class collections that document key aspects of the human experience at the university, local, state, national and international levels.
To lead this dynamic and rapidly evolving matrix of collections and services, the University of Maryland Libraries seek an experienced and visionary leader as Director of Special Collections and University Archives.
To apply, please use the following URL: https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/26737.
If you have any questions regarding Staff and Faculty positions, contact Aishar Pinnock at apinnoc1[@]umd.edu or 301-405-9249.