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Tech­ni­sche Infor­ma­ti­ons­bi­blio­thek (TIB) - pro­gram area B, usage and inform­a­tion ser­vices

TIB, being part of the Leib­niz Rese­arch Asso­ci­ation, is with around 550 employ­ees one of the lar­gest tech­nical inform­a­tion cen­tres in Ger­many, hav­ing three main func­tions:
1. Act­ing in the capa­city of the Leib­niz Inform­a­tion Centre for Sci­ence and Tech­no­logy, our for­ward-look­ing ser­vices secure the infra­struc­tural require­ments for pro­vid­ing rese­arch­ers in sci­ence and indus­try with high-qual­ity inform­a­tion and lit­er­at­ure.
2. Car­ry­ing out cut­ting edge rese­arch to fur­ther expand TIB’s role as a Ger­man inform­a­tion centre for the digit­isa­tion of sci­ence and tech­no­logy.
3. Offer lib­rary ser­vices for the Leib­niz Uni­ver­sity Han­nover.

Open Access pub­lic­a­tion plat­form man­ager, cre­ation and fur­ther devel­op­ment of the ser­vice (m/f/d)

Work­ing field:

TIB is build­ing a new pub­lic­a­tion plat­form for con­fer­ence pub­lic­a­tions and journ­als based on open source tech­no­lo­gies. The plat­form is geared to mod­ern user expect­a­tions and cur­rent tech­nical pos­sib­il­it­ies. It will ful­fil essen­tial require­ments for Open Access pub­lic­a­tions for con­fer­ence pub­lic­a­tions. The plat­form will be tested in a per­man­ent qual­ity and fur­ther devel­op­ment pro­cess, adap­ted to chan­ging require­ments and optim­ised for the import­ant func­tion in the sci­entific pub­lic­a­tion pro­cess.


Your tasks
  • edit­or­ial devel­op­ment and imple­ment­a­tion of the plat­form includ­ing con­tinu­ous eval­u­ation and adapt­a­tion
  • acquis­i­tion of users of the ser­vice in sci­entific com­munit­ies
  • eval­u­ation of field ana­lyses and user feed­back, organ­isa­tion of user tests
  • devel­op­ment and doc­u­ment­a­tion of user-friendly work­flows
  • present­a­tion of the ser­vice in an aca­demic and lib­rary envir­on­ment

Your qual­it­ies
  • uni­versity degree (Mas­ter or com­par­able), prefer­ably in math­em­at­ics, nat­ural sci­ences or engin­eer­ing or a related field
  • good know­ledge of sci­entific pub­lish­ing and the Open Access land­scape
  • exper­i­ence with the pro­duc­tion or pub­lic­a­tion of con­fer­ence or journal pub­lic­a­tions
  • very good know­ledge of Eng­lish
  • com­mu­nic­a­tion and cooper­a­tion skills

  • know­ledge of Open Journal Sys­tems or Open Mono­graph Press
  • exper­i­ence with pro­ject col­lab­or­a­tion, also in national and inter­na­tional cooper­a­tions
  • will­ing­ness to develop and imple­ment your own con­cepts and ideas

What we of­fer:

The Tech­nis­che Inform­a­tions­bib­lio­thek (TIB) - Leib­niz Inform­a­tion Centre for Sci­ence and Tech­no­logy, pro­gram area B, usage and inform­a­tion ser­vices, is look­ing to employ an

Open Access pub­lic­a­tion plat­form man­ager, cre­ation and fur­ther devel­op­ment of the ser­vice (m/f/d)

to work in the field of pub­lic­a­tion ser­vices at March 2020.

The pos­i­tion is per­man­ent and the reg­u­lar weekly work­ing time is 39.8 hours (full-time). The pos­i­tion is gen­er­ally suit­able for part-time work. The remu­ner­a­tion is based on pay scale group 13 TV-L.

What we offer
  • an innov­at­ive, inter­na­tional work­ing envir­on­ment of a research lib­rary with digital ser­vices
  • a mod­ern work­place in a cent­ral loc­a­tion of Han­over with a col­legial, attract­ive and ver­sat­ile work­ing envir­on­ment
  • com­pre­hens­ive and intens­ive train­ing in an inter­est­ing and var­ied field of activ­ity
  • flex­ible work­ing hours (flexi­time) as well as offers for recon­cil­ing work and fam­ily life, such as mobile work
  • an employer with a wide range of internal and external fur­ther edu­ca­tion and train­ing meas­ures, work­place health pro­mo­tion and a sup­ple­ment­ary pen­sion scheme for the pub­lic sec­tor (VBL)
  • dis­count for employ­ees in the canteens of the Stu­den­ten­werk Han­nover as well as the pos­sib­il­ity to use the vari­ous offers of the Uni­versity Sports Han­nover
  • a salary accord­ing to the pro­vi­sions of the col­lect­ive agree­ment for the pub­lic ser­vice in the Ger­man states (TV-L)

If you are inter­ested, ques­tions regard­ing the pos­i­tion can be addressed to Mr. Tull­ney, Head of pub­lic­a­tion ser­vices, by email at

How to ap­ply:

To sub­mit your applic­a­tion, please use the online applic­a­tion form on our homepage.

Paper applic­a­tions are also pos­sible on an equal basis. In this case, please send your com­plete applic­a­tion doc­u­ments with the sub­ject 62/2019 before Janu­ary 27, 2020 addressed to the given address or altern­at­ively as a single PDF doc­u­ment file to For applic­a­tions in digital from, please send a PDF file with a max­imum size of 10 MB.

TIB is an equal oppor­tun­ity employer, provid­ing ideal work­ing con­di­tions, and con­tinu­ously tak­ing action to enable its employ­ees to com­bine career interests with fam­ily life. It wants to pro­mote equal career oppor­tun­it­ies for women and men in par­tic­u­lar and there­fore urges qual­i­fied women to apply.

Severely dis­abled can­did­ates with com­par­able qual­i­fic­a­tions will be given pref­er­en­tial treat­ment.

Please note that your applic­a­tion doc­u­ments will not be returned and applic­a­tion and travel costs can­not be reim­bursed.

We look for­ward to receiv­ing your applic­a­tion!