Darien Library (CT) is seeking an intelligent, curious, and innovative technology professional to work with our Head of User Experience in managing Darien Library’s cutting-edge technology infrastructure. This position represents a unique opportunity to apply a wide range of skills and expertise in an exciting environment that is constantly changing and adapting to emerging trends. Darien Library holds itself to the highest possible standard of customer service, and we pride ourselves on providing a fulfilling and enriching experience to all who visit us either in person or online.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Maintain and manage the Library's network, storage, and server infrastructure
  • Perform regularly scheduled operations, such as backups, log analysis, software audits, and security checks.
  • Coordinate with vendors.
  • Provide tech support to colleagues.
  • Investigate and troubleshoot issues.
  • Develop and maintain complete, in-depth documentation of and procedures for the Library's technology configurations.
  • Work with the Head of User Experience on the development and tracking of the library's technology budget.

Qualifications

Applicants should have a bachelor's degree in a technology-related field or commensurate work experience.


The Library infrastructure relies on the following systems, and while conveying an ability to learn is paramount, applicants would benefit from indicating the degree of their familiarity with each in their application.

  • VMWare vSphere, vCenter, and Horizon View
  • Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016
  • Windows Active Directory
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Ubuntu Linux
  • Mac OS X
  • Veeam Backup and recovery
  • HP Procurve networking
  • Cisco Wireless Controller
  • Polaris Integrated Library System


Salary & Benefits

This is a full-time position (37.5 hour/week) with an annual salary ranging from $60,000 to $80,000. Salary includes generous vacation, sick, and personal leave; significant opportunities for professional development; health benefits; and enrollment in the town pension program.



Contact Information

If you feel that you are ready to join the best library team in the world, we want to hear from you. To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to jmcnutt@darienlibrary.org.

We will begin conducting interviews February 1, 2019 but will continue to accept applications as long as this posting is up.

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