The Morgridge Institute for Research is a private, nonprofit research institute dedicated to improving human health through interdisciplinary biomedical research, in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For additional information please visit: www.morgridge.org
The Audiovisual (A/V) Support Student position provides a unique ground floor opportunity to work with international leaders in computer science and networking research from the nationally-ranked UW-Madison Department of Computer Sciences on network and IT infrastructure support for the Discovery building. The building offers some of the most advanced networking and computing infrastructure in the country in support of world-renowned top researchers. It contains state-of-the-art multimedia, 3-D virtual reality facilities, RFID and a water-cooled server room that can house thousands of CPUs for computer-intensive applications.
The Audiovisual Support Student position will be responsible for providing audio/video technical support for Town Center Events, and state-of-the-art A/V equipped conference rooms within the Discovery Building. Other responsibilities include regular maintenance & testing of A/V systems, operation of multi-media presentations and media recording/streaming equipment.
The Morgridge Institute for Research will be hiring a part-time position to start immediately with continuation into the academic school year and opportunity to extend into next summer. Positions offer flexible schedules and an opportunity to gain great work experience. AM, PM and weekend shifts available.
Ideal candidates will be working towards a degree in computer science or information technology; knowledge and experience working with audiovisual equipment is required. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively, with the ability to handle multiple assignments at one time while working independently and effectively under deadlines. We are looking for students who can work 10 – 15 hours per week. Working events on nights and weekends is required.
Qualified individuals interested in this opportunity are required to submit a cover letter and resume as one document via the online career portal within the career section.
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