Digital Media and Virtual Reality Assistant (2)

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Posting Number Sum00216P Position Title Digital Media and Virtual Reality Assistant (2) Department IT - Academic Technologies Position Status Full-Time Position Type Summer Months per Year Other Work hours

8:30am to 4:30pm

Start Date (For temporary positions only) 05/13/2019 End Date (For temporary positions only) 08/30/2019 Position Band/Level Summer Pay Range $16/hour Will Letters of Recommendation be required from references? No Ad Text

Job Summary

This position will assist Learning Experience Design and Digital Scholarship Support staff with summer projects in preparation for the next academic year. Activities and responsibilities include and are not limited to: virtual reality and maker design and development; website creation with WordPress; and assisting with digital projects as needed.
There are 2 openings for this position.

Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge and hands-on experience with technologies such as: MacOS X, Windows 10, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Applications, QuickTime Media, iMovie/Adobe Premiere, and WordPress. Ability to convey technical concepts or procedures to non-technical users. Demonstrated experience with video authoring/editing, audio editing, and digital graphics. Strong service orientation and collaborative skills.

Preferred Qualifications

The right candidate will have both technical aptitude and hands on experience with virtual reality platforms and related equipment (examples: Google Cardboard, Oculus, Vive, 360 degree video, and Unity software). Knowledge and experience with 3D Printing is a plus.

Physical Demands (For Union Positions Only) EEO Statement

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.


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Posting Date 03/08/2019 Open Until Filled Closing Date Quicklink for Posting Supplemental Questions

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