Looking for a career in Information Technology, Libraries, or Information Management?
Come work with us in Library and Technology Services (LTS) at Brandeis University. Ranked #35 by US News & World Report among National Universities, Brandeis is a research intensive, medium-sized University with strengths the across the humanities and sciences. Unusual for an institution our size is our considerable research portfolio, exceeding $55 million last year. Brandeis is home to award-winning faculty members, students from 100 countries, and talented staff, all deeply engaged in the Brandeis community. Brandeis is also notable for the strength of our creative arts, and community members enjoy many performances and activities throughout the year in theater, music, and the visual arts.
The Boston area (we’re 10 miles west of Boston) is home to an incredible range of activities—arts, theater, excellent restaurants—and Massachusetts is home to 57 craft breweries. Enjoy easy and quick access to national parks and beaches in several states.
LTS is a fantastic environment for maintaining an excellent work/life balance, engaging in meaningful professional development, and pursuing professional networking with peers in higher education throughout New England and the nation. Enjoy flexible hours (and depending on the position and its responsibilities, flexibility on working from home), excellent benefits, and 15 days a year of vacation time to start.
LTS supports a wide variety of cutting-edge and enterprise technologies, is aggressively pursuing new cloud based services and infrastructure, and is expanding our support for collaborative, national-scale cyberinfrastructure through projects such as XSEDE and middleware technologies such as Shibboleth.
The Brandeis Library (the L of LTS) engages the academic community, offering expertise in research and a wealth of resources in multiple formats. The Library works closely with faculty, students, and staff, as well as the larger research community, to navigate the world of information and knowledge and to support teaching and learning.
Working for LTS offers:
- Very smart, supportive, friendly and broadly experienced colleagues
- Collaboration with colleagues in multiple disciplines
- Very few annoying people
- Strong, supportive, and collaborative teams
- Support for individuals wishing to continue their higher education with an excellent tuition remission program
- Contemporary IT Operational Tools such as Splunk, JIRA, Python, and Puppet
- Extensive subject-specific library collections and information resources
Be sure to check out some of your potential team members at LTS staff page.
View open positions in LTS (within HR job database, search location Technology Svcs) at Brandeis University.
Open Positions in LTS
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Academic Systems Administrator
This key staff position manages, administers, enhances, and supports Brandeis's Moodle-based enterprise Learning Management System, LATTE. In particular, the successful candidate will lead planning, implementation, and testing of LMS customizations and upgrades. Working with faculty and other LTS staff, the Academic Systems Administrator will also play a leadership role in the implementation of critical new academic technology platforms such as Omeka (online exhibits), Wordpress (academic websites), Scalar (online, rich media book publishing), and others. View full job posting
Senior Technical Project Manager
Do you have technical Project Management or Business Analyst experience? If so, our Professional Services team might be the right place to expand your career. Our small team works with a wide range of Academic and Administrative departments to help them solve meaningful and challenging problems using technology. As a member of this group, you will work to help people define their needs, explore possibilities and collaboratively build solutions that have an impact. We are looking for experienced, technically oriented professionals, who are as comfortable operating as a team-of-one, as they are leading a team-of-many. Let us know if this sounds like you. View full job posting
Are you a skilled command line guru who can script their way out of anything? Do you find beauty in designing simple and elegant solutions to complex problems? Then we want you! The Networks and Systems team is looking for a talented Systems Engineer to help with the day to day operations of an ever growing infrastructure. Whether it's provisioning and automating virtual machine creation on our next generation virtualization infrastructure or helping the wireless team perform wireless surveys, there's no shortage of intriguing and challenging work. Join us as we embark on the next phase of our network and systems design; blending the convenience and speed of local resources with the reliability and elasticity of the cloud. View full job posting
Short Term Project Archivist: Lenny Bruce Collection
Under the general direction of the Special Collections Librarian, the Short-term Project Archivist will process the Lenny Bruce collection. The collection includes approximately 10 linear feet of material documenting Bruce’s work, personal life, and public reception as a groundbreaking comedian of the 1950s and 1960s. The collection contains family photographs, audiovisual material, newsclippings, ephemera, trial transcripts, manuscript material, and some correspondence. View full job posting
Information Design Accessibility Specialist