University Center for Teaching and Learning - United States - (19001965)
The University of Pittsburgh's Center for Teaching and Learning is looking for a Senior Learning Space Project Engineer. We are committed to building a culturally diverse staff. We are seeking an energetic, productive and inventive person to stimulate and support innovation in teaching and learning through the development and management of physical learning spaces on campus. If you enjoy a collaborative, innovative and fun environment, please consider applying for this position!
The Senior Learning Space Project Engineer blends instructional technology expertise with proven instructional design principles to develop effective and accessible learning spaces that actively engage students and instructors. This person works closely with clients (faculty, administrators, Facilities Management, contract professionals, the Registrar and senior leadership) to drive the development of effective learning spaces on campus. Collaborators include learning researchers, Pitt administrators, instructional technology staff, equipment vendors, and community leaders. Essential activities include exploring and testing new and emerging technologies, listening to the needs of clients, collaborating with key stakeholders, and developing project plans.
The job consists of broad responsibilities. Often, the incumbent must forge new pathways that challenge conventional thinking and practice. Doing so requires the application of significant analysis and judgment. The incumbent must be willing to take informed risks and learn from occasional failure. Activities must align with the goals of the Teaching Center and with the strategic initiatives of the University of Pittsburgh.
Working hours are generally from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday but may vary, and may occasionally exceed 37.5 hours per week.
All candidates are required to submit a cover letter, resume and three references (including at least one supervisor, two preferred) with name, contact information, and relationship to the candidate.
*Applications that do not include these documents will be considered incomplete.
Master's Degree or the equivalent of in-depth specialized training. Incumbent must have design skills and the ability to develop construction drawings. Project management skills are essential. Must have an in depth knowledge of audio and video technologies, both analog and digital. Extensive knowledge of control layout, architecture and programming. Must be familiar with information technologies and networking protocols.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Electronics.IV
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 3-5 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30am-5:00pm
Hiring Range: $40,092.00 - $65,676.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19001965
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.