Posting Number 2017-3764 Location US-NY-New York Posted Date 10/6/2017 Union N/A School/Division Division of Libraries (LB1082) Department Name : Digital Library Technology Services FT/PT Full-Time
The Project Manager, Digital Projects, reporting to the Associate Dean, Digital Library Technology Services, will lead New York University Libraries' efforts to complete several technology initiatives. The Project Manager, Digital Projects will research cloud services, work with the Hemispheric Institute and DLTS developers and designers on the HIDVL site redesign. They will also work on the implementation of new software programs such as; stackmap, ems software, as well as integration with ArchivesSpace. This will be a one-year, fixed-term position.
Required Education: MLIS, MS, or MA with concentration in archival administration, or equivalent experience
Required Experience: Three years of technical project management experience in a cultural heritage or research library setting. Management skills in complex environments, including the ability to create and implement project plans and schedules, develop system design documents, establish high-performance standards, and deliver quality results.
Preferred Experience: Experience with open source archives management software desired.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Min 3 years of technical project management experience in a cultural heritage or research library setting. Management skills in complex environments, including the ability to create and implement project plans and schedules, develop system design documents, establish high performance standards, and deliver quality results.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Training in project management. Experience with user testing or user-centered design. Experience with vendor software design planning and deployment. Experience working in public services in a research library or archives.
Founded in 1831, New York University is now one of the largest private universities in the United States. Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, New York University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities.