Campus Description: Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory, a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs utilizing state-of-the-art facilities. Stony Brook University Medical Center is Suffolk County's only academic medical center and tertiary care provider. Many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments with BNL or with Medical School departments.
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Descriptive Title: Senior Programmer/AnalystREF#: WC-S-7368-13-03-F
Budget Title: same as aboveState Professional Position
Department: LibraryState Line#: 32570
Grade: SL-4Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Salary: $70, 000 - $75, 000
THIS POSTING IS NOT CURRENT !!!
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree. In lieu of degree, four years of directly related full time experience, or a combination of higher education and experience totalling four years may be considered. Four years of directly related full time progressively responsible systems administration experience. Knowledge of scripting/programming of automation tasks, data access, and data processing. Proficiency in SQL, Linux, Electronic Data Interchange. Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent problem solving skills. Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work independently.
Preferred Qualifications: Two years of progressively responsible, related library systems experience. Experience in Library Management Systems, digital library discovery tools, Digital Repositories, and open linked data. Knowledge of Content Management Systems: SAS, PL/SQL, MS SQL, Perl, PHP, and/or .Net Programming.

Brief Description of Duties: The Senior Programmer/Analyst works closely with the library’s other units to provide high-quality library service through the maintenance of accurate and up-to-date information for the library’s users. The primary responsibilities are: to administer the library’s online automated system; to innovate new methods of access to library data and collections, including a provision of services that feed information to the users of library information where needed. This will include access to library collections via a variety of computing devices and interfaces; to compile critical library performance and service data and reports for collection development and customer support purposes; assist in the administration and security of the library’s computer network.
  • Administration of the library’s integrated management system and automated catalog. Duties include report generation for fiscal management of library acquisitions, customized programming for data management and coordination with SUNY-wide library standards required for improved access to state-wide library resources.
  • Create new and innovative methods to administer and facilitate access to bibliographic data residing on any of the Library’s servers including, but not limited to, the campus discovery system, document repositories, web, and inter-library loan systems.
  • Collection and management of critical performance measurements of library digital resources and services. This includes usage reports of library digital collections in preparation of budget planning and collection development.
  • Assist in the administration and maintenance of the library’s other servers and workstations.
  • Participate in department and University-wide committees, events, and professional organizations.
  • Maintain technical competency and skills in order to adapt as automation evolves.
  • Other duties and projects as assigned, in accordance with rank and departmental mission.

Special Notes: This is a full time appointment. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Night and weekend work is required. Travel will be required for technical conferences and training.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a State employment application, cover letter and resume to:

Uday Karki
Senior Programmer Analyst
Health Sciences Library

Health Sciences Center, L-3, Room 133
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8034



Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 04/22/2013, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

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Job Category: B) Administrative and Professional Positions (excluding teaching and patient/clinical care).
Posting Date: 03/24/2013
Additional Categories: I) Information Technology Positions.