The California Digital Library is housed under the University of California Office of the President (UCOP). Job opportunities at the CDL are listed here as well as on the UCOP employment web site.
Delivery Services Product Manager
The UC libraries are undergoing changes in response to the shift from print to digital content. This shift includes increased emphasis licensing digital content, the proliferation of electronic books,the development of services devoted to just-in-time purchases and concomitant delivery of those purchases, as well as the the explosive increase in freely available content. These change require rethinking our existing service suite.
The California Digital Library (CDL) is a collaborative effort of the ten campuses of the University of California designed to enable UC's libraries to meet the informational needs of faculty, students and staff. The CDL develops systems that encourage resource discovery and sharing, and provides a focus for the development of strategies and initiatives that guide the University's libraries through the transformations necessary to succeed in the digital age.
The Delivery Services Product Manager is a part of the CDL's Discovery and Delivery (D2D) team. D2D focuses on making interactive library systems work well together. We connect faculty, students, and staff with access to the University of California libraries' extensive research collections, As a member of the D2D team, the Delivery Services Product Manager is responsible for maintaining core delive ry services, as well as identifying and investigating new delivery service opportunities. Core delivery services include Request, our interlibrary loan and document delivery services, as well as UC-eLinks, our link resolver.
The Delivery Services Product Manager develops project plans and manages the design, development, testing, and documentation of delivery services or enhancements for library resources in support of faculty, student and staff research activities. The Delivery Services Product Manager maintains knowledge of new trends and products that provide access to content in academic libraries.
Front-End Web Developer
The California Digital Library (CDL) is a collaborative effort of the ten campuses of the University of California designed to enable UC's libraries to meet the informational needs of faculty, students and staff. The CDL develops systems and provides a focus for the development of strategies and initiatives that guide the University's libraries through the transformations necessary to succeed in the digital age.
The Front-End Web Developer will work under the supervision of the Web Production Manager and be responsible for creating dynamic, scalable, standards compliant web solutions and applications. The incumbent will be an experienced professional possessing an in-depth understanding of front-end web development, able to resolve a variety of complex problems, and possessing knowledge of applications programming technologies, tools and protocols
The California Digital Library (CDL) supports the University of California libraries in their mission of providing access to the world's knowledge for the UC campuses and the communities they serve. The University of California library system, which includes more than 100 libraries on ten campuses, collectively is the largest research/academic library in the world. CDL is conveniently located in downtown Oakland. More information about CDL is available at http://www.cdlib.org.
To review a complete list of all of UCOP’s open positions please visit the University of California Office of the President Employment Website: http://jobs.ucop.edu
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer.
Graduate students: Learn about the CDL's internship program.