Duties of the Library Applications Analyst include administration of the integrated library system, including module configuration and database management; implementation and maintenance of library-specific peripherals and staff tools, including a variety of Access and LAMP applications; administration of the library website; and acting as liaison between IT and the library/archives staff.
Minimum qualifications for this position include two to five years’ experience administering a commercial integrated library system; working knowledge of MARC21; demonstrated experience importing/exporting and manipulating large structured data sets; and demonstrated ability to quickly learn and master a wide variety of technology/software, and apply it to library workflows.
Desired qualifications for this position include an MLS or MLIS degree from an ALA-accredited institution; specific experience with ExLibris ALEPH; familiarity with SQL scripting; demonstrated experience with small-application development, using MySQL, PHP, and Java; familiarity with commercial federated search engines and link-resolvers; demonstrated ability to work with patrons with varying levels of expertise, and to make technology understandable and appealing to an academic audience; strong understanding of a research library’s goals and objectives; and knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws.
Those interested in applying for the Library Applications Analyst position should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references by Friday, November 11, 2011. The Cleveland Museum of Art is a Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/M/F/D/V).