Job Summary/Basic Function:
- Customize existing tools, including open source tools, for use on the UWM Digital Collections site
- Work with faculty and staff to gather requirements for tool and web development projects
- Work with CONTENTdm API to integrate custom tools into existing collections
- Evaluate existing tools and technologies, and investigate emerging technologies to identify potential uses. Prototype demonstration projects
- Help identify technical requirements and keep abreast of new research and development in digital humanities and other areas related to digital collections
- Document workflows and procedures, and help form policy for digital tool development
- Other duties as assigned
- Bachelor’s degree
- Evidence of relevant experience working with digital collection development
- Demonstrated understanding of developments and trends in digital collections and digital humanities
- Master’s degree in Library Science, Information Science, Computer Science or related field with an emphasis on digital libraries, archives, humanities, or equivalent.
- Demonstrated understanding of metadata standards
- Demonstrated proficiency with programming and web development
- Experience working in a LINUX environment, specifically with LAMP services
Applicants must submit a letter of application, a current resume, transcripts, and names/addresses of three current professional references.
Apply at - https://jobs.umw.edu/postings/15697
Applications must be received on or before 10-5-13.
Questions may be addressed to Craig Wesley, 414-229-6201 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you need assistance, or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact email@example.com or 414-229-4463. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual’s disability.
UWM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Employment will require a criminal background check. For the UWM Campus Security Report see http://www.cleryact.uwm.edu