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Graduate Assistant - LTS Multimedia Production

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Number: 3492018
Title: Graduate Assistant
Functional Title: Graduate Assistant - LTS Multimedia Production
Category Status: 04-Graduate Assistant
Applicant Search Category: Graduate Assistant
University Authorized FTE:
Unit: DIT-ATI-Learning Technology Strategy (LTS)
Hiring Range Minimum:
Hiring Range Maximum:
Campus/College Information:

Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.

Position Summary/Purpose of Position:

The Division of Information Technology Learning Technology Strategy (LTS) seeks a creative and motivated individual to serve in all capacities of multimedia production. The successful candidate will use digital multimedia (video, audio, and design) production skills to produce instructional videos in support of instructors who wish to produce course-related media. This area of responsibility includes providing technical support of multimedia delivery tools for faculty and campus instructional support personnel.

Minimum Qualifications:

Must be enrolled in a UMCP graduate program.

Education: Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a program that required coursework and/or training in multimedia production (e.g., film and electronic media with an emphasis production); or one year work experience in a field in which multimedia skills were demonstrated. Candidate must be enrolled in a UMCP graduate program.

Required Qualifications:

Skilled in video and audio production and post-production (e.g., camera operation, lighting, editing, etc).

Knowledge of a variety of media formats and requirements for saving and exporting.
Demonstrated experience with a non-linear editing system, Adobe Premiere.

Ability to take direction and make decisions in a fast pace, deadline driven environment.

Excellent English-language written and verbal communication skills, time management, and interpersonal skills.


Experience and skills in audio recording and post-production

Experience creating graphics and effects in Adobe After Effects

Experience creating virtual environments

Additional Certifications:
Additional Information:

Please include a link to view examples of your video production work (uploaded as the required supplemental document 1).

Posting Date: 02/21/2018
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Best Consideration Date 03/02/2018
Physical Demands
Diversity Statement:

The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Supplemental Document 1
Optional Documents

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