Design Technician

Computer Science

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UCL, Gower Street, London, UK


  • Posted on: 19th Feb 2021
  • Salary: £29,152 - £34,153 per annum
  • REF: 1874348
  • Closes: 19th March 2021
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Part Time

Duties and Responsibilities

UCL Computer Science is home to some of the world’s most influential and creative researchers in the field of computer science.

A global leader in experimental computer science research, our degree programmes recognise the importance of computer systems in commerce, industry, government and science. Offering teaching by the brightest minds, we create innovative technologies that change lives with computers. The Research Excellence Framework (REF), which assesses the quality of research in UK higher education institutes, ranked us top in its most recent evaluation.

The Multisensory devices lab uses various virtual mediums to communicate its research results. This includes creating videos for YouTube, maintaining appropriate social-media presence and an up to date website.

*You will need to record, edit and assemble videos and images of research prototypes built in our lab.

*Have responsibility for the smooth & efficient running of lab website, social-media pages.

Key Requirements

The Design technician should have experience in creating illustrations using well known packages like Illustrator, AutoCAD or CAD/CAM. Additionally, the person should also have extensive experience in operating video equipment along with use of Image and video editing tool like Adobe Premier Pro, Photoshop, FinalCut (or other equivalent video and image editing skills).

Further Details

A job description, which includes the full person specification, can be accessed at the bottom of this page.

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We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

Closing Date

19 Mar 2021

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