This recruitment will be used to fill two full-time Information Technology Consultant, competency level 2, position for the Department of Academic Technologies at Oregon State University (OSU). The Multimedia Production Specialist is a classified position that broadly supports Oregon State University (OSU) units and departments within a team-based production unit in OSU’s Academic Technology, Information Services. This position provides leadership in the management of video and multimedia production to support faculty and students involved in the production of distance education classes. The position also supports the production team with event capture, utilizing digital media technology, for both live streaming and later video-on-demand viewing via cloud based delivery. The Multimedia Production Specialist plans, organizes, and directs multimedia production, working directly with faculty in producing distance education and resident courses using digital media technology (including IP transmission, live web streaming, and cloud based delivery). The Multimedia Production Specialist is also responsible for ensuring that the quality of multimedia content continuously meets or exceeds industry standards. This position involves some travel both on-campus and at times off-campus for event coverage. A significant portion of time is spent consulting with faculty, staff, students and other clients to best serve their digital media technology needs. The position requires non-linear editing, graphics development, ability to communicate needs and equipment problems with engineering staff, and strong organization and communication skills.
This classification requires a basic foundation of knowledge and skills of technology and information systems generally obtained through an AA degree in computer science, information systems, educational technology, communications, or related fields, or similar certified course work in applicable fields of study and at least one year of related work experience.
Demonstrated professional work experience and skills in scriptwriting, photography, sound recording, and editing.
Evidence of expertise in broadcast and professional multimedia equipment, methods and technologies.
Proven project management experience and ability to juggle multiple deadlines.
Ability to work independently and cooperatively with administrative leadership.
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment, and across multiple teams/units.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
This position requires driving a University vehicle or a personal vehicle on behalf of the University; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a Motor Vehicle History Check, possess and maintain a current, valid driver’s license in their state of residence, be determined to be position qualified and self-report convictions (as per Voluntary and Compulsory Driver Standards OSUSTANDARD 125-155-0200) as per OSUSTANDARD 576-056-0000 et seq. Offers of employment are contingent upon meeting all minimum qualifications including the Motor Vehicle Check Requirement.
Position involves a potentially irregular work schedule and the possibility of working outside of regular 8 am – 5 pm hours due to travel and recording/transmitting content at special events. This position requires working in a variety of environments across campus, as well as an open office environment.
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OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.