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Information Science Knowledge Management Focal

Company The Boeing Company Job ID 1700026170 Date posted 12/07/2017
Location Mesa Arizona United States
Job Description

The Information Services team helps employees across Boeing create, access, understand, harness, manage, and disseminate information. They optimize the latest developments in information management strategies to support Boeing innovation and competitiveness, delivering high quality, cost effective solutions on a global scale.

The Information Services team works with customers across Boeing to make sure that the right information gets to the right people in the most efficient way.
As experts in information management and licensing of technical and business information, they ensure the proper authentication, archival, management, curation, storage and distribution of data through the information lifecycle.
Team members will identify, catalog, and manage important knowledge artifacts to support business goals. They will assist in creating metadata that adheres to information science standards, cataloging of collections, and developing controlled vocabularies. Team members will consult with customers to develop repositories, websites, and systems as needed and will translate customer needs into technical requirements.

• Identify, evaluate and recommend new information to meet business needs.
• Adhere to policies related to the retention and retrieval of information in support of business needs and requirements.
• Collaborate with Collection Management, to support selection, purchase and retention of materials held in the enterprise collection.
• Retain, retrieve, and disseminate information, and disposition per policy by performing various information related assignments.
• Collaborate and support with business partners to support long range business planning to meet information needs.
• Share knowledge and contribute to the development of information management products and services.
• Collaborate with the other Information Management lifecycle job functions.
• Participate with Enterprise system architecture and applications function.
• Understand industry standard reporting and metrics gathering processes (ex, COUNTER).

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.


Relocation Assistance Available
No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.


Typical Education/Experience:

Bachelor's and typically 3 or more years' related work experience, a Master's degree and typically 2 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience


Basic Qualifications:
• 3+ years experience in information and knowledge management principles, practices, industry applications and systems.

• Experience with Metadata 

• Candidate must have a solid working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (ex. Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint) and experience with Tableau.
• This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.


Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience in Library/Information Science services.

• Experience with MARC (Machine Readable Cataloging), have experience with integrated library systems (e.g., III’s Millennium).
• An MLIS/MSIM or equivalent degree, or being enrolled in an equivalent degree program





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