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Enterprise Systems Engineer
  • Job Number: 15901
  • Functional Area: Libraries
  • Department: Libraries
  • School Area: Libraries, MIT Press, Tech Review
  • Employment Type: Full-Time
  • Employment Category: Exempt
  • Visa Sponsorship Available: No
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Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS ENGINEER, MIT Libraries-Enterprise Services Team, to join a team working to deliver reliable and flexible systems and services and increase efficiencies of everyday tasks and operations that support the mission of the Libraries.  Will provide technical expertise, day-to-day administration, and broad support for library enterprise systems; and use solid technical knowledge and superb communication and interpersonal skills to deliver the highest level of customer service to library staff and patrons. This includes first-line support and maintenance and implementation of enterprise systems with main focus on the Aleph system and its successor, ERM systems, Discovery Solutions, and a variety of other applications. Will also play a key role in implementing the next generation of library services platforms.  

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Job Requirements
REQUIRED: a bachelor's degree; a minimum of five years of relevant experience; at least three years of experience with the technologies needed to run the enterprise environment including systems administration tools (e.g., UNIX command structure, Apache, security standards) and programming languages (e.g., PHP, SQL, Perl, XML); exposure to research libraries and knowledge of public and technical services operations and library standards (MARC, Dublin Core, OAI-PMH, etc.); and experience with metadata transformation and the use of tools such as regular expressions.  Job #15901-P

Application material must include cover letter and resume.  

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by May 14, 2018.


MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.