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Type P
Entered 10/16/2017
Company University of Texas - Arlington, TX
Position Librarian
Close Not Specified
Salary Not Specified
URL http://bit.ly/2yrHfMW
Posting Number S00443P
Position Title Librarian {S00443P}
Department Library
Location Arlington
Job Family Library
Position Status Full-time
Work Hours Standard
Work Schedule

Monday-Friday; 8:00am-5:00pm.
Open to External and Internal
Salary Open (negotiable depending on qualifications)
Duration Funding expected to continue
Pay Basis Monthly
Benefits Eligible Yes
Job Summary

The Systems Librarian for Assessment, Analytics, and Application Integration is responsible for systems administration and programming/analysis in support of the University Libraries.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Compile, install, configure, maintain, and enhance software packages that contribute to the mission of the University Libraries. Utilize application programming interfaces (APIs) to integrate local customizations into commercial software services. Administer high volume relational database systems such as MySQL and Oracle. Collect and organize data that will be critical to Libraries’ strategic planning and administrative decision-making. Work with Library departments to develop, maintain, and enhance custom applications in support of Libraries services. Process Libraries’ usage data in support of analytical assessment. Participate in other Library Systems & Technology Department projects pertinent to the skills and interests of the incumbent. Participate in professional associations, workshops, conferences, and meetings, and contribute to the advancement of the profession and the status of the University Libraries. This may require overnight travel. Maintain an awareness of current trends and developments in library automation and information technologies. Encourage the professional growth and development of staff involved in the use of information technologies. Serve on Libraries and/or university committees/teams/groups as appointed or elected. Participate in departmental activities pertaining to organization, management, task assignment, and strategic planning. Other duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in library and/or information science from an ALA-accredited program or a related graduate degree. Demonstrated organizational, analytical, decision-making, problem-solving and planning skills. Computer literate and technologically adept. Proficiency in MS Office Suite, specifically Outlook, Word, and Excel. Proficiency in Windows Operating System and file management.
Preferred Qualifications

Two years’ experience in an academic library setting; experience with software comprising a “LAMP” stack that supports applications and web servers (i.e. Linux/Unix operating system, Apache HTTP server, MySQL/PostgresSQL/etc. database, Perl/Python/PHP programming language). Experience with current Microsoft operating systems (e.g. Windows 7); working knowledge of computer networking technologies, the Internet, web technologies (e.g. HTML and CSS); knowledge of scripting languages and other pertinent software, e.g. Perl, Python, PHP, Java, SQL; and knowledge of current developments in library applications of information technologies. Demonstrated record of designing projects and concluding them in a timely fashion. Demonstrated aptitude for technical analysis.
Working Conditions
Special Conditions for Eligibility

Ability to work in a team-based environment and manage multiple tasks concurrently. Detailed knowledge of scripting and programming languages necessary for the development and support of library applications. Detailed knowledge of the Linux operating system. Project planning and management skills. Leadership skills. Ability to lead, cultivate, and empower staff. Time management skills. Ability to work collegially and collaboratively with people of diverse backgrounds. Customer service skills. Ability to communicate effectively, including excellent interpersonal skills as well as verbal and written skills. Ability to pay attention to detail. Ability to transfer and apply knowledge and experience to new situations. Ability to follow through on projects. Ability to analyze situations and make sound decisions. Collaboration and coordination skills. Ability to excel in a “perpetual beta” environment, with frequent change and intelligent risk-taking.
EEO Statement

UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.
Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1
Desired Start Date
Open Date
Review Start Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, and major.
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

* Do you have a Master's degree in library and/or information science from an ALA-accredited program or a related graduate degree (Please specify in resume)?
* What is your skill level using Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc)? (Proficient is the highest skill level)
No skills/Basic
* What is the highest degree you have attained? (Please specify in your resume)
Associate's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree or higher
None of the above
* Do have experience in being responsible for systems administration and programming/analysis support for the University Libraries?

Documents Needed To Apply
Required Documents

Resume or CV
Cover/Interest Letter