ICS is currently seeking applications for the following:

Instructional Technologist

Working Title: Instructional Technologist
Official Title: Associate or Intermediate Media Specialist
Unit: Instructional Communications Systems, University of Wisconsin-Extension
Appointment: Academic Staff 100% fixed term appointment
Location: Madison, Wisconsin
Availability: Open until filled, best consideration date: February 5, 2015

POSITION SUMMARY

The Instructional Technologist works in collaboration with faculty, instructors, and presenters to plan, organize, advise, instruct, and consult with clients on the availability, production, and appropriate use of instructional technologies available at ICS. This individual ensures that each of the instructional events assigned to him/her is successfully implemented throughout the instructional life-cycle; including pre-event design and setup, event support, along with post-event production and follow-up. This position will be responsible for scheduling and guiding student and other part-time staff to accomplish these goals. The Instructional Technologist is responsible for the continued process refinement of events life-cycle at ICS. The ability to be flexible in scheduling is important. It is expected this position will primarily support afternoon and evening programs, along with some weekend programs. Reports to Manager of Technical Services and Operations.

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Video Streaming Server & Content Creation Associate (LTE)

Working Title: Video Streaming Server & Content Creation Associate
Official Title: IS Network Services Professional-13361
Unit: Instructional Communications Systems (ICS), University of Wisconsin-Extension
Appointment: LTE 50% LTE appointment
Location: Madison, Wisconsin
Availability: Open until filled, best consideration date: January 21, 2015

POSITION SUMMARY

The Video Streaming Server & Content Creation Associate works in collaboration with ICS IT and ITMS staff to replace the DoIT Streaming Media Service with the Kaltura streaming server, integrate Kaltura with existing services, and develop workflows for Kaltura’s use. This position will also be responsible for evaluating existing streaming media services, comparing them from a client-centric point of view. This individual will also research and implement a replacement of the ICS Streaming Database based on research of client needs and existing systems capabilities.

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