CEETL Digital Media Specialist
SF State University
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Center for Equity and Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CEETL), Faculty Affairs
Temporary CSUEU position: Position to end on or before 05/30/2021. Permanent status may be earned in this position if it is renewed for four years without a break in service in accordance with collective bargaining agreement provisions.
Monday to Friday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Anticipated Hiring Range*
$4,918 to $5,464 per month ($59,016 to $65,568 annually)
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Reporting to the Director of Teaching and Learning Programs and Services within the Center for Equity & Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CEETL), this position supports the campus community in the design and development of instructional digital media productions that apply inclusive, anti-racist, and liberatory pedagogies in support of student success. Working primarily through remote and computer modalities, and in collaborative consultation with CEETL faculty and staff, work activities include performing the technical, aesthetic and programmatic components of video, audio, and photographic productions during all of its production stages, as well as supporting faculty and staff in the creation of their own instructional digital media. The Digital Media Specialist should have strong visual and interpersonal communication skills, a solid foundation in photographic and video production techniques during pre-production, production and post-production stages, and a demonstrated commitment to honoring and promoting equity and inclusion in all its forms.
Digital Media Consultations
- Advises faculty, students and staff on the technical and conceptual requirements and execution of their digital video work to help achieve the instructional and/or promotional objectives, especially in online synchronous and asynchronous environments;
- Coordinates documentation and instructional materials for these activities.
Digital Media Production:
- Performs the technical, aesthetic and programmatic components of video, audio, and photographic productions during all of its production cycle, including preproduction, production and post-production stages;
- Applies inclusive and anti-racist representation and design principles that honor, communicate and promote justice, equity, diversity and inclusion;
- Ensures digital media products meet University and industry standards for accessibility, branding, graphics, usability, and best practices for delivering information and experiences in digital environments.
Other duties as assigned.
- Thorough knowledge of production techniques and equipment. General knowledge of production principles and practices for instructional media.
- Ability to develop, create, stage and/ or produce professional quality visuals and evaluate production effectiveness in meeting objectives.
- Strong writing skills including the ability to learn narration and continuity script writing.
- Working knowledge of tools for authoring interactive multimedia products delivered via a variety of synchronous and asynchronous techniques.
- Strong organizational skills to independently manage and coordinate all facets of production, budgets and other projects.
- Solid to advanced photographic capabilities, as well as photographic processing and manipulation skills.
- Ability to work with and train students involved in production projects.
- Working knowledge of techniques, materials and equipment used in the production of instructional media and related communication assignments.
- Demonstrated ability to apply inclusive and anti-racist pedagogies to instructional digital media production.
- Demonstrated commitment to honor, promote and advocate for justice, equity, diversity and inclusion in support of student success.
Core Competencies - embody the following competencies:
- Bias toward collaboration and teamwork.
- Effective oral, written and nonverbal communication skills.
- Customer/Client focus with an emphasis in problem solving and resolution.
- Personal effectiveness and credibility as demonstrated by interpersonal and professional confidence.
- Diversity and inclusion.
This position requires the successful completion of a background check.
Eligibility to Work*
Applicants must be able to provide proof of US Citizenship or authorization to work in the United States, within three business days from their date of hire.
Threaded through our Total Compensation package is a commitment to Bridging Life's Transitions. SF State is committed to providing our employees with a comprehensive program that rewards efforts that are appreciated by your colleagues, students and the customers we serve.
We offer a competitive compensation package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Pension, 401k, Healthcare Savings Account, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Vacation and Sick Leave as well as State Holidays and a dynamic Fee Waiver program, all geared towards the University's commitment to attract, motivate and retain our employees.
Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Francisco, California