Samvera Community Manager

at Emory Library on behalf of Samvera (view profile)
Location Telecommute, United States of America
Date Posted July 8, 2020
Category Academic
Job Type Full-time
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Education Requirements A bachelor's degree and five years of experience in information technology, open source software, libraries, or program management, OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Minimum Compensation in Local Currency 55,000
Maximum Compensation in Local Currency Commensurate with education and experience
Hourly or Salary? Salary


Samvera is hiring for its inaugural Community Manager.  We are seeking a highly organized individual who wants to join this grass-roots, open source community that creates best in class repository solutions for digital content stewarded by Libraries, Archives, and Museums.  We are a vibrant and welcoming community of information and technology professionals who share challenges, build expertise, and create sustainable, best-in-class solutions, making the world’s digital collections accessible now and into the future.

The Community Manager will help support and manage the activities of the Samvera Community partners and adopters. The individual will be a highly effective coordinator, communicator, facilitator, and administrator working across the Samvera Community's groups to ensure consistency and coordinated development initiatives.

This position will be employed by Emory University and report to the Chair of Samvera Steering Group. Please use the link provided to see more details about the position including min. qualifications for this 2-year term, fully remote, position and how to apply.