JOB: ILS Database Administrator, Peninsula Library System

Summary
Under the supervision of the IT Director and part of the IT Unit, called the Peninsula
Library Automated Network (PLAN), the Integrated Library System (ILS) Database
Administrator provides ILS support for 33 sites; has the primary responsibility for the
performance, integrity; and security of the ILS and integrated systems including
database maintenance, system revisions, and updates.

Salary Range: $36.53 – $48.95 hourly / $75,982 – $101,816 yearly

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
– Secures and maintains the ILS: troubleshoots issues; maintains configuration
files and tables, network access tables, vendor API configuration and
authorization, user accounts and authorizations
– Uses scripting to pull and collate data, automate manual tasks, automate reports
– Performs upgrades and enhancements to the library’s ILS and modules
– Provides connectivity support for all third-party applications which connect to the
ILS such as but not limited to discovery layer, EZ Proxy, Self-Check, AMH, text
renewal system, and mobile apps
– Coordinates with Network and Systems Engineers in the maintenance of ILS,
Tomcat and development servers
– Runs monthly reports for all databases and e-materials
– Responds and resolves issues submitted via the help desk

About PLS
The Peninsula Library System (PLS) is a consortium of 35 public and community
college libraries working together to provide innovative and cost-effective service to their users. Founded in 1971, the system is a Joint Powers of Agreement and is funded
primarily by member libraries: Burlingame Public Library, Daly City Public Library, Menlo Park Public Library, Redwood City Public Library, San Bruno Public Library, San Mateo County Libraries, San Mateo Public Library, South San Francisco Public Library, and the San Mateo County Community College District (including the College of San Mateo, Canada College and Skyline College). PLS also receives support from the state
California Library Services Act funds, federal Library Services and Technology Act and
local contracts for special services.

To apply, send resume to Wendy Cao, caow@plsinfo.org.

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