Virginia Tech would like to invite applicants for the position of:
Interaction Designer, Posting AP0180216
University Relations is seeking an Interaction Designer to join our multidisciplinary team to craft digital experiences for our various audiences, from prospective and current students to alumni and industry partners. Projects run the gamut from websites and editorial stories to mobile applications and email marketing. As a critical member of the Design and Digital Strategy team, the Interaction Designer works closely with colleagues to deliver beautiful design and storytelling solutions.
The ideal candidate will have experience or relevant training as a UX Designer, Web Designer, Interactive Designer, Interaction Designer, or a similar role, inside of a dynamic, high-energy setting. The ideal candidate is looking to apply his/her skill set to meaningful work at a global research university.
The Creative Studio, composed of the Design and Digital Strategy team (graphic designers and web developers) and the Content Strategy team (editors/writers, photographers, mobile journalists, and video producers), is situated in University Relations within the Advancement division. The studio's efforts are strategically aligned to support university-level priorities.
Interested candidates must apply online at www.jobs.vt.edu and search for posting AP0180216. Include with the faculty application, a cover letter, resume, and list of five references. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodation in the application process please notify the Human Resources Service Center, 540-231-9331, HRServiceCenter@vt.edu. A review of applications will begin after 8/1/18.
Virginia Tech is an EOE employer.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, popularly known as Virginia Tech, and traditionally known as VPI since 1896, is a public, land-grant, research university with a main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, educational facilities in six regions statewide, and a study-abroad site in Switzerland. Through its Corps of Cadets ROTC program, Virginia Tech is also designated as one of six senior military colleges in the country.
As Virginia's third-largest university, Virginia Tech offers 225 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to some 30,600 students and manages a research portfolio of $513 million, the largest of any university in Virginia. The university fulfills its land-grant mission of transforming knowledge to practice through technological leadership and by fueling economic growth and job creation locally, regionally, and across Virginia.