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Discovery & Delivery: Job Opportunities

Be part of a team shaping the future of discovery & delivery.

Position: Web Application Programmer (career position)

About you
You are a versatile and innovative programmer who thrives on building new systems to meet emerging needs.  Do you enjoy understanding and troubleshooting how metadata flows through distributed systems? Come join a dynamic development team that works within CDL and with other development partners to build next generation digital library services.You enjoy learning new skills quickly and independently and teaching those skills to others. You want to work on:

  • Collaborative projects with partners such as HathiTrust and other digital libraries
  • Multi-institution systems
  • Big data problems

About us
We are the California Digital Library’s Discovery & Delivery Team. We're planning and building the next generation of library services even as we make our existing systems better. We are committed to fostering a rigorous and supportive technical environment and to growing an agile development team. We need you to help us make it happen. Read more about what we do and our strategic goals for the Discovery & Delivery Team on the CDL website.

Key Requirements

  • BS in Computer Science, information management/science, or a related field
  • Experience writing high-quality code (Java and/or Ruby) in a production environment.
  • Experience with relational database design and development (MySQL preferred).
  • Knowledge of web-based application architectural principles, foundations, and best practices, including RESTful service design.

Apply here: jobs.ucop.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=58178

 

Position: Metadata Product Manager (career position)

About you
You are an experienced metadata analyst and product manager. You have the ability to understand how metadata is mapped and transformed as it travels between discovery, delivery and decision support systems. You are deeply and creatively engaged with the digital library domain and eager to work in a collegial and collaborative environment.  You are adept at managing projects and stakeholders.

You want to work on:

  • Collaborative projects with partners such as HathiTrust and other digital libraries
  • Linked data projects
  • Development of local, national and international metadata standards


About us
We are the California Digital Library’s Discovery & Delivery Team. We're planning and building the next generation of library services even as we make our existing systems better. We need you to help us make it happen. Read more about what we do and our strategic goals on the CDL website

Requirements

  • Degree in information management/science, or a related field
  • Experience in recommending, designing and implementing metadata schemes for digital library projects.
  • Experience with product and project management
  • Experience with MARC, Dublin Core, METS, and others.

Get details and apply here: https://jobs.ucop.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=58230

 

Position: Discovery & Delivery Services Product Manager (career position)

About you
You are experienced with managing large, end-user-facing, hosted services in digital libraries. You enjoy working in a collegial and collaborative environment with an experienced team of analysts, product managers and developers. You are experienced in maintaining strong vendor relationships, and acting as an advocate for end users.  You are eager to work with students, faculty and librarians to promote awareness of discovery and delivery services. You are skilled at managing projects and stakeholders, and you want to work on core library services Melvyl and Request.

Does this sound like you? If so, join our team at CDL!


About us
We are the California Digital Library’s Discovery & Delivery Team. We're planning and building the next generation of library services even as we make our existing systems better. We need you to help us make it happen. Read more about what we do and our strategic goals on the CDL website

Requirements

  • Degree in information management/science, or a related field
  • Experience with product and project management

Get details and apply here: https://jobs.ucop.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=58236

 

Last updated: March 23, 2015