Salary and benefits are competitive. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position please visit our website Benefits page.
The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Our Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has an outstanding opportunity for an Assistant Director of Football Technology.
Having knowledge of all the positions, plays and aspects of football practices and competitions, strategically create video/IT data recordings during football team practices, games and while traveling to away games and bowl locations.
Perform specialized editing using XOS Thunder computerized editing systems. This requires extensive knowledge of football to strategically analyze, filter, compile and create over 100 different sequences of information. Football coaching staff is dependent on this expertise and strategic compilation of data in order to prepare their strategies for practices and competitions.
Use a creative skill set and technical knowledge to create motivational and promotional videos for team meetings, banquets, ceremonies and to post online to engage fans and potential student-athletes.
Develop techniques and ideas to implement new technology to help gain a competitive edge.
Assist in management of football team playbook deployment via tablet computers. Serve as networking specialist on the XOS Thunder football computer network. Convert, transmit and manage team video and data. Assist in maintenance of content creation for IPTV system. (5%)
Oversee recruiting, hiring, scheduling and training of department students and hourly workers.
Manage UW football video resources.
Travel with team to set up all meeting rooms and to provide technical support. Supervise hourly workers for UW football events.
Compliance with the rules and regulations of the University, the NCAA, the Pac-12 Conference, the State of Washington and any other governing body is of paramount importance to the University. The overall responsibility of this position is for the successful operation of the program in full compliance with all such rules and regulations. As a condition of employment, the Employee shall be required to participate in rules education programs offered by the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics.
Bachelor's degree and 2 years of experience in a Professional or Collegiate Sports Video program with expertise in operations, computerized video editing and networking/IT systems.
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.
High level of technological knowledge and understanding of information technology, networking, video editing and programming with football industry specific analytical systems. Must have knowledge of NCAA policies as they relate to football media exchange, PAC-12 Conference, NFL and commercial media entities.
Conditions of Employment:
Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check
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