Classroom and Remote Instruction Technology Specialist

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Classroom and Remote Instruction Technology Specialist Job Number Full/Part Time Schedule Salary 202008175701 Full Time 8AM - 5PM Commensurate with Experience Position Information The Classroom and Remote Instruction Technology Specialist serves on a team that supports and manages use of all instructional technology services for general academic course activity. Key areas of responsibility include planning, scheduling, and inventory management of the instructional technology A/V (audio/visual) equipment installed in campus classrooms with an emphasis on applications and systems that support remote and hybrid instruction. Scheduling will include oversight of a student workforce to deliver A/V services and provide in-person support for campus instructors. Application support will focus on maintaining custom campus configurations with digital asset management and video conferencing systems. The salary range for this position is $55,000 to $108,500, however it is currently budgeted at a maximum annual salary of $68,400 (1st quartile of range). Education Education Requirements Degree Requirement Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Required
Licenses License Requirement Must possess or obtain a Valid CA Driver's License in accordance with the California Department of Motor Vehicles in order to drive either University-owned vehicle or personal vehicle to various sites on UCR's general campus as well as off campus sites (e.g. Palm Desert campus). Required
Experience Experience Requirement 4 - 7 years of related experience. Required Experience working in a higher education environment. Preferred Experience with DAMS (Digital Asset Management Systems). Preferred Experience with virtual meeting systems such as YuJa, MediaSite, Zoom, Teams, and Google services. Preferred
Special Conditions Special Condition Requirement Must pass a background check. Required Occasional travel for university-related business meetings, conferences, and/or developmental opportunities. Required
Minimum Requirements Skills to determine priorities based on knowledge of work area. Self-motivated and works independently and as part of a team. Demonstrates problem solving skills.
Able to learn effectively and meet deadlines.
Demonstrated ability to work with others from diverse backgrounds. Thorough customer service and consultative skills to identify and implement required technology solutions.
Thorough understanding of media production methods and equipment and ability to use this information to troubleshoot the most complex systems.
Knowledge of computer, media, and networking technology.
Demonstrated effective interpersonal and communication skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate technical information to technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organization.
Knowledge of intellectual property (IP) restrictions and skill to ensure that media meets IP requirements.
Ability to assess campus or institutional needs for AV IT technology products and design services to meet those needs.
Thorough understanding of post-production processes including internet-based media distribution solutions.
Preferred Qualifications Additional Information In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

  • UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."

  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."

  • In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and gender boundaries.

  • UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.

  • In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities in the nation for high black student graduation rates.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview
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Posted: 9/8/2020
Application Due: 11/7/2020
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