Remote Work: ArchivesSpace Community Engagement Coordinator, LYRASIS

Job Opening Title: ArchivesSpace Community Engagement Coordinator

Institution/Organization Name: ArchivesSpace/LYRASIS

Job Location (City, State, Province, Country): Location negotiable/remote – The position is part of a geographically and institutionally distributed team, and, as such, applications from candidates interested in telecommuting are welcome.

Application Deadline: applications received by April 21, 2017 will receive priority consideration

Link to job posting:

Years of experience required: 3-5 in archives or closely related field

Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: LYRASIS is seeking an ArchivesSpace Community Engagement Coordinator. This role is responsible for user support, training, outreach, and communications across the ArchivesSpace community and also works closely with member groups responsible for user documentation and testing. S/he will work under the direct supervision of the Program Manager but in close collaboration with others including the ArchivesSpace Tech Lead, LYRASIS staff and community members.

The ArchivesSpace application was first released in September 2013, and it is sustained by an active member community of over 300 organizations. Community collaboration and member contributions to all facets of ArchivesSpaceā€”development, code review, migration support, technical and user documentationā€”are key to the advancement of both the ArchivesSpace application and member community.

Full position description is available at:


About Meredith Lowe

Outreach Specialist in Continuing Education Services at UW-Madison SLIS. Erstwhile archivist.
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