Instructional Media Specialist

Arlington, Arlington County
Apr 09, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs, Instructional Design

Job Category Staff and Administrator

Posting Number M00229

Department Center for Teaching & Learning

Reports To Director, Instructional Technology & Design

Point of Contact Andrea Saunders, Andrea Saunders


Performs media related tasks, researches and learns new software, instructs faculty, staff and students. Sets up and operates video and other equipment for meetings when needed.

Minimum Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Knowledge of multimedia design and production processes.
  • Knowledge of at least two forms of multimedia including audio, video, graphics, animation, and photography.
  • Knowledge of multimedia hardware and software.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Knowledge of more than two forms of multimedia including audio, video, graphics, animation, and photography.
  • Significant experience with multimedia development.
  • Experience with media compression technology, processes and production.

Special Notes to Applicants

Please be prepared to submit the name and contact information for at least one (1) reference with your online application.

Application materials must be received by 04/25/2014

Open Until Filled No

University Profile

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university that emphasizes the liberal arts, career preparation, and personal and professional development. A diverse and welcoming learning community, Marymount serves nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university's location in suburban Arlington, Virginia, offers easy access to the rich resources of the nation's capital. Marymount University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.

Job Duties

Percent of total time 30

Responsibility / Duty

Performs media related tasks using web design, graphic design, motion graphics, advanced digital video, advanced digital photography, advanced audio, and lighting techniques.

Percent of total time 10

Responsibility / Duty

Researches and learns new software and media technologies in order to introduce them into the classroom environment. Introduces new technology into the classroom environment.

Percent of total time 5

Responsibility / Duty

Helps to oversee student workers.

Percent of total time 5

Responsibility / Duty

Researches solutions to technology issues. Troubleshoots and solves complex problems in a creative cost effective manner. Troubleshoots Mac and PC related issues when needed.

Percent of total time 20

Responsibility / Duty

Creates training resources (video, web, text-based) and workshops on software and technology.

Percent of total time 15

Responsibility / Duty

Teaches faculty, staff and students how to use the software and technology through tutorial videos, workshops, classroom instruction, and one-on-one tutoring. Learns, teaches and administers web tools.

Percent of total time 15

Responsibility / Duty

Operates, performs setup, and teaches about cameras and lighting both for video and photography. Also manages,repairs and checks-out equipment and keeps track of equipment borrowed.

Performs bookkeeping tasks related to the check in/out of camera gear.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you hold a Bachelor's degree from an accredited university?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a minimum of two years related experience and/or training?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents