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Cataloging and Metadata Services - Linked Data Specialist

Posted November 26, 2018. Closes December 16, 2018


Cataloging and Metadata Services

Job Title:

Linked Data Student Specialist

Date Posted:

November 26, 2018

Closing Date:

December 16, 2018

Number Available:



$15.60 per hour [Increasing January 1, 2019]


    10-19.5 hours per week; Monday-Friday between 10:00 am-5:00 pm


              • Help prepare a linked data for publication, including: export, clean, transform, link to other datasets, query, validate, publish.
              • Assist in creating and testing BIBFRAME linked data workflows.
              • Create procedures and other documentation.
              • Other metadata tasks as needed.

                      Required Qualifications:

                              • Acquaintance with RDF and data management, such as work experience or course work.
                              Desired Qualifications:
                                    • One or more of the following: XSLT, XQuery, XProc, eXist-db.
                                    • Shell scripting and/or Ruby or another programming language.
                                    • Acquaintance with MARC and/or BIBFRAME data.

                                            Application Process:

                                            1. Prepare the following supplemental materials. A single PDF or Microsoft Word file is preferred.
                                              • Resumé
                                              • Cover letter
                                            2. Activate UW G Suite for your NetID if you have not already done so.
                                            3. Log in to the Google forms site with your UW NetID account to fill out an application form and upload your supplemental materials.

                                            Selected applicants will be contacted for an interview.

                                            For additional information or questions regarding student job opportunities, or for assistance with the application process, please contact the Student Employment Coordinator, UW Libraries:
                                            Erik Dahl