Discovery Systems Program Manager

Position Summary

Reporting to the Director of Digital Programs and Client Services, the Discovery Systems Program Manager will play a lead role in establishing a cohesive, effective, and achievable discovery systems program. The position will be responsible for oversight of the discovery systems program including shepherding discovery systems projects. This position will collaborate with various stakeholder groups, including those within Emory University Libraries, to identify standards, best practices, and quality control processes for Emory University Libraries’ discovery systems presence. 

The Discovery Systems Program Manager will be expected to prepare project proposals and business cases to gain approval for discovery systems projects for Emory University Libraries. Additionally, this position will work with others to develop recommendations for service management and operations once products and systems are production-ready. Additionally, this individual will be asked to coordinate and work with third-party vendors associated with discovery systems development. The position may also coordinate and/or direct the work of staff, students, or consultants engaged in projects/initiatives related to the program. 

Emory Libraries requires that our employees recognize diversity, equity, and inclusion as essential core values to achieving our mission to enrich the quality of life in an inclusive work environment through competency training, reassurance of personal growth, restorative communication practices, and embrace our diverse identities of patrons within the Emory community.

Requisition/Job Posting # 104279