Harvard University Technical, Other in Cambridge, Massachusetts

45730BRAuto req ID:45730BRJob Code:399057 Technical, Other Location:USA - MA - Cambridge Business Title:Technologist in ProductionSub-Unit:------------ Salary Grade:057Time Status:Full-time Union:00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree required.

  • At least five years of related technical, multimedia work experience. A bachelors degree in video production or related field may count towards experience.

  • Experience with post-production workflows including Adobe Creative Cloud, Premiere, After Effects, and color grading.

  • Knowledge of professional cameras such as RED, Arri, Sony, Canon, as well as their supporting hardware, audio, and lighting setups.

  • Experience with Lightroom and Photoshop.

Additional Qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree in video production or related field preferred.

  • A passion for editing and post-production workflows.

  • Strong photography skills.

  • Superior organizational skills, strong interpersonal skills, attention to detail, and the ability to collaborate on a team.

  • Experience with RED and REDCODE workflows a plus.

  • Experience with Bash, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Python, and/or SQL a plus.

  • Comfort with Linux and a command line a plus.

  • Experience with teaching a plus.

Additional Information:

This is a 1-year term position with the possibility of extension after the first year.

The Division of Continuing Education (DCE) comprises several entities including the Harvard Extension School, the Harvard Summer School, the Harvard Professional Development Programs and the Harvard Institute for Learning in Retirement. For more than a century, Harvard Extension School has made Harvard faculty and teaching accessible to a diverse community of local, national, and international students. Harvard Extension School enrolls approximately 13,000 students per year in approximately 65 liberal arts and professional fields. More than 650 open enrollment online and classroom courses are offered at affordable prices to our communities across the world. Harvard Summer School offers approximately 300 courses on the Harvard Campus to 6,000 secondary school, college and adult learners and more than 30 international study abroad programs for up to 600 students each summer. The Division also includes the Harvard Institute for Learning in Retirement with approximately 550 active members and Harvard Professional Development Programs offering about 60 two-day, noncredit courses annually.

All formal offers will be made by FAS HR.

Harvard offers an outstanding benefits package including:

Time Off: 3 - 4 weeks paid vacation, paid holiday break, 12 paid sick days, 11.5 paid holidays, and 3 paid personal days per year.

Medical/Dental/Vision: We offer a variety of excellent medical plans, dental & vision plans, all coverage begins as of your start date.

Retirement: University-funded retirement plan with full vesting after 3 years of service.

Tuition Assistance Program: Competitive tuition assistance program, $40 per class at the Harvard Extension School and discounted options through participating Harvard grad schools.

Transportation: Harvard offers a 50% discounted MBTA pass as well as additional options to assist employees in their daily commute.

Wellness options: Harvard offers programs and classes at little or no cost, including stress management, massages, nutrition, meditation and complimentary health services.

Harvard access to athletic facilities, libraries, campus events and many discounts throughout metro Boston.

Department:Division of Continuing EducationPre-Employment Screening:Education, IdentitySchedule:Monday-Friday 9-5Job Function:Technical Duties & Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Liaison to the CTO, this position is responsible for the design and implementation of new forms of web-based pedagogy and educational technologies. With the input of the Senior Technologist, this position will design new forms of multimedia, for example, video, 3D animations and 2D graphics. The Technologist in Production will analyze media technologies and troubleshoot any problems that arise. Other responsibilities include shooting and assisting with video/tech capture and acquisition, editing and other post-production for high-end classes and supporting course material. This position will also involve opportunities to work closely with faculty, undergraduates, and graduate students, along with fellow technologists in DCE and across campus. Position will hold significant technical responsibilities and will be expected to work independently and deliver on goals by which the success of the department itself will be measured. Position requires superior organizational skills, strong interpersonal skills, excellent performance under tight deadlines and the ability to work independently and collaborate on a team.

School/Unit:Division of Continuing Education EEO Statement:We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.