NYU Job Opening:
Digital Studio Technology Specialist
The Digital Studio, a joint venture of NYU Libraries and NYU
Information Technology Services, is NYU's gateway to digital services
supporting scholarship and teaching. We are seeking a creative and
service-oriented individual to provide human-centered technology
services to the NYU community. The Digital Studio Technology
Specialist’s primary responsibilities will be to provide client
service in the Digital Studio; think creatively about developing and
providing services, equipment, work spaces, and workflows that meet
client needs; and supervise support staff including hiring, training,
and evaluating performance. The Technology Specialist will also work
independently and collaboratively to develop and deliver training
programs; integrate the Digital Studio with the mission and goals of
NYU Libraries and ITS; consult with faculty, scholars, Libraries and
ITS staff in evaluating current technology; research and test future
information technologies; and design, develop, and implement IT
services to meet the needs of a 21st-century research university. The
Technology Specialist will report to the co-managers of the Digital
Required: Bachelor's degree and 3 years relevant experience or an
equivalent combination; good interpersonal and communication skills;
ability to work independently and collaboratively; interest in and a
strong desire to learn about new information technologies;
willingness to undertake responsibility; client service orientation.
Demonstrated ability to supervise staff; provide information
technology and training. Experience in one of the following areas:
digital audio/video encoding/streaming, imaging, website design,
instructional design, project management. The Digital Studio is a
growing service and open hours will be expanding: the successful
applicant will be willing to work evening and/or weekend hours.
Preferred: Master's degree and past work in an academic environment,
preferably in Libraries and/or IT.
Application and resume must include a cover letter that reflects how
your experience fits the position description.
For a complete job description and more information about working at
NYU and to apply, visit our website at: www.nyu.edu/hr/jobs/apply.
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NYU offers a generous benefit package including 22 days of vacation
annually. NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.