Job Title:Information Technology Specialist
Agency:Library of Congress
Job Announcement Number:130052
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|$74,872.00 to $97,333.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, June 11, 2013 to Tuesday, June 25, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|OPEN - Permanent|
|1 vacancy -
Washington, DC, USView Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Anyone may apply - By law, employment at most U.S. Government agencies, including the Library of Congress, is limited to U.S. citizens. However, non-citizens may be hired, provided that other legal requirements are met and the Library determines there are no qualified U.S. citizens available for the position.|
The Library of Congress serves the Congress in fulfilling its duties and preserves and promotes knowledge and creativity for the benefit of the American people. It is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and the world's largest library, with more than 151 million items in its physical collections (including books, manuscripts, prints, photos, film, video, and sound recordings) and almost 20 million items online. Located primarily on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., the Library is the home of the U.S. Copyright Office, the Congressional Research Service (CRS), the Law Library of Congress, and the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
The Information Technology Specialist (Data Specialist) provides technical support to the Office of Strategic Initiatives in a wide variety of activities related both to the transfer of digital data from sources outside and inside the Library, and to the movement of data across multiple applications and data stores within the Library. The data spans multiple content types including text, graphic, photographic, moving image, cartographic, sound/audio, and mixed media data, including website content. The position involves applying technical expertise in digital data and digital data management, developing and adhering to best practices for data transfer, as well as working collaboratively with managers, technical staff, and subject matter experts both inside and outside of the Library.
This position is located in the Office of Strategic Initiatives, Directorate of the Associate Librarian for Strategic Initiatives.
The position description number for this position is 128812.
The salary range indicated reflects the locality pay adjustments for the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area.
The incumbent of this position will work a flextime work schedule.
This is a non-supervisory, bargaining unit position.
Relocation expenses will not be authorized for the person(s) selected under this vacancy announcement.