New Design/Development position open!

We’ve posted a new position for the LT Media Lab! Please click “Continue Reading” to see detailed information on this position, or go directly to the UofM Employment website to see this posting and to apply:

Position Details

Position Title: LT Media Lab – New Media Designer/Developer
Job Code: 8636
Requisition Number: 172994
Position Category: Staff – Information Technology
Appointment Term: A = 12 month
Appointment Type: Continuing (1)
Work Hours: 8-4:30
Work Days: M-F

Minimum Position Qualifications
  • BA/BS degree in MIS, computer science or a closely related field AND 3 years of progressively more responsible professional experience in a variety of information technology areas related to the duties assigned OR a combination of education and progressively more responsible professional work experience in an area closely related to this position totaling 7 years.
  • Five (5) years of professional experience in designing and developing online applications and web environments
  • Experience in graphic design
  • Experience in Object Oriented Programming (OOP) across all required languages
  • Expertise with HTML5, jQuery, and CSS3
  • Expertise with PHP
  • Expertise with database design and engineering in MySQL
  • Expertise with ActionScript 3.0 for use in Adobe Flash CS5 and Adobe Flash Builder 4.0
  • Experience with Adobe Flash Media Server 3.0+
  • Experience with Final Cut Studio
  • Experience with Adobe Premiere and After Effects
  • Experience in designing and developing iPhone and iPad mobile applications using iOS 4
Preferred Position Qualifications
  • Seven (7) years of professional experience in designing and developing online applications and web environments
  • Experience with development of custom APIs for use across multiple platforms and devices

New Media Design and Development – 70%

  • Serve as a designer and developer for all LT Media Lab projects
  • Work with lab directors and LTML design staff to coordinate all digital media relevant to the lab
  • Create designs, wireframes, mockups, prototypes, and alpha versions for lab projects
  • Design and develop internal projects for use in the lab
  • Work with external collaborators on the development of online environments
  • Work with LT Technology Director on server maintenance, updates, and object development
  • Assist with research in usability and evaluation of all lab projects
  • Assist with dissemination, evaluation, and user-analyses of all LTML projects
  • Design and develop LT Media Lab mobile applications
  • Assist in grant writing with relevance to the development of future projects
  • Participate in internal design and development brainstorming sessions for future projects

Project Media Coordination – 15%

  • Serve as a point of contact to assist in coordination of all LT Media Lab design and development projects by assisting LTML design staff and graduate students assigned to each project
  • Maintain and disseminate all digital media to necessary personnel for use in development projects
  • Responsible for coordinating design and development communication between internal lab staff and external project collaborators

LT Media Lab Branding and Online Presence Maintenance – 15%

  • Assist in the design and development of all necessary media for the LT Media Lab website
  • Draft, edit, update, and maintain all web content on the LT Media Lab website as requested by lab directors and staff
  • Design and develop promotional media for internal and external lab use

Again, this job posting can be found on the UofM’s Employment website – please click on the following link: