Immersive Technician and Demonstrator

Department of Anthropology

UCL, Gower Street, London, UK

Overview

  • Posted on: 17th Nov 2021
  • Salary: £36,770 - 44,388 per annum
  • REF: 1880524
  • Closes: 01st December 2021
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Full Time, Part Time

Duties and Responsibilities

The Department of Anthropology at UCL is a research-led department with an international reputation, offering innovative teaching programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

In recent years the department has launched a number of innovative industry-led postgraduate programmes in diverse areas of documentary film making, broadcast, virtual reality and creative enterprise. Due to rapid growth, we are now looking for a part-time Immersive Technician and Demonstrator to support our Masters programme in Immersive Factual Storytelling.

This post sits within Public Anthropology as part of the School for the Cultural and Creative Industries and will be located at UCL East on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park from 2023.

The post holder will provide professional technical expertise, support, guidance, advice and practical demonstration in the area of immersive technology for the delivery of technical activities. They will also support students and give guidance in the use of virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed/merged reality and motion capture environments, development tools, and related technologies.

Key Requirements

Applicants should have extensive knowledge of 3D Pipelines, platforms and development engines (i.e. Unity, Unreal and Godot) to assist with practitioners across different departments and also have experience with project management on 3D and XR projects i.e. Agile or Waterfall.

They will possess excellent communication skills and have the ability to work unsupervised, managing and prioritising competing workloads while meeting tight deadlines.

Further Details

A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page.

To apply for the vacancy please click on the Apply Now button below.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy, please contact Dinah Lammiman, d.lammiman@ucl.ac.uk or about the application process, please contact Isla Stewart at anthro.hr@ucl.ac.uk

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

Closing Date

1 Dec 2021

Latest time for the submission of applications

23:59

Interview date

13 Dec 2021

This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff.

Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job.

Employer Achievements:

company award