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Technology Implementation Specialist (full-time)

  • OhioLINK
  • Columbus, OH
  • Full-Time

About this Job

OhioLINK’s member libraries implement myriad technology solutions that must integrate seamlessly with OhioLINK’s central services.  Working closely with the Associate Director, Operations and Platforms and other relevant OhioLINK staff, this person will serve as the implementation lead of a re-design of the consortia member collaboration website (Ostaff).  This person will also maintain day to day operations for and communications about a variety of consortia platforms and services. Duties will include maintaining the consortia web site platform, monitoring changes to vendor content platforms, maintaining authentication services, and application testing and operations.  Position may require some travel, such as for conferences.

About OhioLINK

The Ohio Library and Information Network (OhioLINK) is a consortium of Ohio's college and university libraries and the State Library of Ohio. Serving more than 800,000 students, faculty, and staff at 88 institutions with 117 libraries, OhioLINK's membership includes 16 public universities, 23 community/technical colleges, 48 private colleges and the State Library of Ohio. OhioLINK serves faculty, students, staff and other researchers via campus-based integrated library systems, the OhioLINK central site, and shared e-resources.



The target hiring range for the position is $22.16 to $25.00 hourly.

Required Qualifications

Required Education/Experience

Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 2-3 years of experience maintaining websites, administering Content Management Systems (CMS) and working with HTML and CSS. Demonstrated ability to communicate successfully with diverse user groups, which may include vendors, library staff, technical staff, and end users. Demonstrated ability to function in a collaborative, service-oriented environment. Knowledge of user authentication methods and applications. Knowledge of digital preservation, digital accessibility, and the software development lifecycle.

Desired Qualifications

Desired Education/Experience

MLS from an ALA accredited program or other relevant advanced degree. 2-3 years of experience in academic libraries or academic library consortia. 2-3 years of experience administering a Drupal site, with digital preservation applications, with WCAG testing, and with software application testing. Knowledge of OCLC’s EZproxy authentication product. Knowledge of IP-based authentication.

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Posted On: Sep 30, 2021 / This posting expires: Dec 29, 2021