Ministry of Culture, (Government of India)
Applications are invited for appointment to the post of Additional Director General (IT Systems and Operations), National Library, Kolkata, as per details given hereunder:
Job Title : Additional Director General (IT Systems and Operations) (1 position)
Organisation : National Library, Belvedere, Kolkata
Salary : Consolidated Salary of Rs.13.5 lakh per annum (payable monthly)
Type : Full time position initially on a one year contract. (Likely renewal on performance review)
Job Description : The National Library, Kolkata a Subordinate office under the Ministry of Culture, is the largest repository of books, periodicals, manuscripts, government documents etc. on India. The library is
seeking a qualified person for the position of Additional Director General (IT Systems and Services). The incumbent will be overall in-charge of IT infrastructure and applications.
The incumbent will be responsible for planning, installation and maintenance of Computer and Communication Systems in the library. IT hardware and Software selection, network administration, web management solution and services; and IT support to various units of the library. He / She will report to Director General, National Library.
a) Master’s Degree from a recognized University or equivalent in Computer Applications
OR Master’s Degree in Library & Information Science or equivalent Degree/ Associate-ship from DRTC or INSDOC with specialization in Computer Applications in Libraries
b) 15 years’ professional experience in Corporate Sector/ Government organization, autonomous body or university in the area of database/ system management/ software development and computer based information storage and retrieval systems.
a) Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Applications (for Masters’ Degree holder in Library & Information Science)
b) Practical experience of Library automation and networking, software development and planning and execution of computerization projects in Libraries or Archives
Last date: 17th February, 2011
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