NYPL Digital is the department responsible for the digital transformation of the Library in order to facilitate the successful transition to the delivery of core patron-facing services through digital platforms.
Success will be achieved by the development of an affordable, scalable and achievable long-term plan comprising Infrastructure, Policies, Processes and the management of an appropriately motivated and skilled workforce to guarantee digital Preservation, Discovery and Access to the materials, assets and other resources provided by the Library, to all patrons in accordance with its stated mission and values.
As our Product Manager, you’ll help reshape the world of library lending to help build innovative discovery, data, and platform solutions. Working with NYPL and collaborating libraries, you’ll be building robust services and applications that help researchers and libraries beyond NYC. Working at the main NYPL branch location (of Ghostbusters fame), you'll experience the pleasure of working full-time on our Library Services Platform and Shared Collections Platform while enjoying a healthy work-life balance.
Reporting to the Director, Digital Products (DDP), you will work with stakeholders, designers, and the engineering team to define scope, negotiate product delivery timelines, establish product priorities and long-term goals, drive timely launches, and communicate to different teams including library stakeholders and users. This is a multi-year grant based role.
The PM is directly accountable to the DDP for:
Reporting to the DDP, the Product Manager will: