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Job Opening: Senior Product Manager – Metadata Services

The California Digital Library (CDL) is recruiting for the Senior Product Manager – Metadata Services position.

Senior Product Manager – Metadata Services

Reporting to CDL’s Discovery and Delivery Associate Director, the Senior Product Manager – Metadata Services, oversees the management and ongoing development of a portfolio of metadata ingest and analytical tools, primarily the Zephir product, utilized by HathiTrust repository contributors nationwide. The Senior Product Manager – Metadata Services is a member of a team of four, including a metadata analyst and two developers, responsible for resolving a wide range of complex issues and working cooperatively with national stakeholders, including metadata contributors, development partners, and service users. The Senior Product Manager possesses deep expertise in metadata and information technology, is responsive to the needs of HathiTrust contributors and users and works to facilitate collaborative partnerships with the goal of advancing initiatives, evaluating service opportunities, assessing user needs, and expanding product functionality. The incumbent will assume a key role in promoting partnerships between CDL and organizations working toward national metadata standards. The Senior Product Manager position operates within a rapidly evolving academic library environment, requiring an exceptional degree of organization, professionalism, collaboration, and problem solving.

The CDL Discovery & Delivery (D2D) team is based at the UC Office of the President downtown Oakland offices. California residents (or those willing to relocate) who wish to work onsite, hybrid, or fully remotely will be considered. This position is not eligible for Visa or Green Card sponsorship.

Salary range is $132,000 – $142,000 annual, commensurate with experience, plus attractive benefits.

Applications must be submitted via the UCOP Jobs site.

The first review date for this job is April 22, 2024. The position will be open until filled. Questions about this position can be directed to Sarah Houghton, Discovery & Delivery Associate Director