Information & Open Access Repository Officer
What you will do
- You develop, in collaboration with other IMEC teams (including ICT, HR, legal and technical teams) the institutional repository to make it attractive and aligned with the expectations (i.e. preservation and access).
- You promote internally the repository, the creation and use of ORCID ID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) and other tools to enable more visibility on IMEC research.
- You inform and support on issues such as metadata, copyrights, etc?
- You team up with our librarian to offer library support including e-books, e-journals and bibliographic databases offering, standards orders, hard-copies of books or interlibrary document delivery.
- You follow up on evolutions and developments in library science and information management. Also, you participate to workshops or external events and strengthen your network with other stakeholders. Within imec, you translate these developments into internal IMEC policies.
What we do for you
We offer you the opportunity to join one of the world’s premier research centers in nanotechnology at its headquarters in Leuven, Belgium. With your talent, passion and expertise, you’ll become part of a team that makes the impossible possible. Together, we shape the technology that will determine the society of tomorrow.
We are committed to being an inclusive employer and proud of our open, multicultural, and informal working environment with ample possibilities to take initiative and show responsibility. We commit to supporting and guiding you in this process; not only with words but also with tangible actions. Through imec.academy, 'our corporate university', we actively invest in your development to further your technical and personal growth.
We are aware that your valuable contribution makes imec a top player in its field. Your energy and commitment are therefore appreciated by means of a market appropriate salary with many fringe benefits.
Who you are
- You have an education (minimum Bachelor level) as librarian or in information management.
- You have worked in an academic/scientific library.
- You have experience with institutional repositories.
- You are familiar with scientific publishing and academic publishing practices.
- You have an overview of the scientific publisher’s landscape, open access policies and repositories.
- You have excellent collaborative and communication skills
- You are interested in Science and Engineering
- Assets: Experience on copyrights issues and open license practices, Digital object identifier (DOI), interoperability protocols, metadata standards.