Digital Systems Administrator IV

Boston Public Library

Boston, MA

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled


$50,960.00 to $68,808.00 per Year   Calculate


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Minimum Education

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Library Experience

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Supervisory Experience

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Job Description

The Boston Public Library is seeking to fill the Digital Systems Administrator IV position in its Digital Services Department. The successful candidate will plan, implement and maintain the Boston Public Library's digital asset management system. They will be responsible for maintaining data related to digital materials, managing the digital repository and planning for user access to BPL's digital collections. The Digital Systems Administrator is a member of the Digital Library Program team. The nature of digital work is transitional and involves continuing existing processes and participating in the introduction and deployment of new systems and procedures. As changes are introduced, the mix of responsibilities may shift accordingly.

Additional Info & Requirements

The Boston Public Library offers a generous benefits package including up to six weeks of vacation, fifteen sick days, personal time, group health which is 90% employer paid, guaranteed pension plan, deferred compensation opportunities, and professional development.Experience with digital asset management and technologies such as Web services (SOAP), XML, MARC 21, Qualified Dublin Core, METS, OpenURL and OAI-PMH. Must be a Resident of the City of Boston upon First Day of Hire and must successfully clear a Criminal Offenders Record Information (CORI) check with the City of Boston.

HR Info

To apply please email a resume, cover letter (indicating where you located the vacancy) and three professional references to HR@BPL.ORG Boston Public Library is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer Committed to Cultural Diversity.

Posted Jan 8, 2007