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Senior Computer/Network Technician

Senior Computer/Network Technician

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US-NY-New York
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Local 3882 - 44
Local 3882 - Union of Clerical, Administrative and Technical Staff (UCATS)
Tisch School of the Arts (TS1035)
Film Center Production (Technical Staff)

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Position Summary

Monitor daily 2D and 3D animation computer lab activities to ensure provision of general lab services. Set up and install hardware and specialized animation software such as Maya and Nuke in labs, classrooms and production facilities including multimedia workstations, digital audio and video equipment, and local area networks. Instruct students with use of hardware, software and tools. Conduct individual and group training workshops in coordination with faculty to demonstrate equipment (e.g., hardware, software, fabrication tools) and technical concepts and applications. Provide technical support for use of computer lab facilities. Train students and faculty on the use of the server/s as shared resources.

Schedule - 3 pm - 11 pm Monday through Friday


Required Education:
High School diploma and relevant technical training

Preferred Education:
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field. Course work or training in animation.

Required Experience:
3 years’ experience providing technical support for personal computer or local area network. Experience with multimedia and audio visual equipment in a creative and/or academic environment.

Preferred Experience:
Experience in an academic environment.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Ability to set up, maintain, troubleshoot, and perform complex repairs, and resolve routine and non-routine problems with computer hardware and animation software. Ability to work with a diverse student population. Ability to prioritize and assign work to technical support staff and casual employees. Profieiency with Microsoft OS, Mac OS, Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Flash and /or Dreamweaver, HTML, Java, Lighwave and Maya, Dragon Frame, Nuke and DSLR Cameras. Familiarity with Internet/Web-based applications and video equipment. Ability to install and maintain software licenses. Track software license numbers. Maintain the floating license server and ability to restore service when server is down.

Additional Information

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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