Compensation: Dependent upon Experience.
Position Type: This is a full-time position (40 hours).
Location: On-site in Corrales, New Mexico.
We seek a full-time, on-site Project Coordinator to join our interdisciplinary team of designers, content specialists, programmers, 3D artists, and hardware engineers. The Project Coordinator will work across a wide range of projects including museum exhibits and software projects with major tech companies such as HP and Intel. The Project Coordinator will help with business development and manage projects through their life cycles.
We are looking for someone with strong conceptual skills and organizational ability. A strong interest in art, science, history, technology, social issues, and the other topics we explore is also important. (See further qualifications and extra credit in the sidebar at right.)
Ideum creates custom software exhibits for world class museums. We also work with established technology companies such as HP and Intel in developing the next generation of computing experiences. We are a rapidly growing and internationally recognized interactive design firm located in Corrales, New Mexico (near Albuquerque, an hour from Santa Fe).
Ideum develops multitouch and HCI software frameworks and products such as GestureWorks (www.gestureworks.com) and Open Exhibits (www.openexhibits.org). We are also the makers of GestureWorks Gameplay (gameplay.gestureworks.com), a unique Windows-based software product. In addition, we design and sell multitouch tables and custom exhibit hardware to museums, corporations, non-profit organizations and socially responsible companies worldwide.
How to Apply
Please respond via email (see below) and include examples of your work (URLS – if available) along with a cover letter—please include examples of your work (URLS)—and your resume. PLEASE NOTE: Candidates who do not include a cover letter will not be considered. NO PHONE CALLS or DROP INS.
Benefits and Incentives
This position includes full health benefits (100% after 90 days), Dental insurance, plus long-term and short-term disability and life insurance.
Also included is a company-matched 401K plan (up to 3% of salary, available after one year of employment).
Pay is based upon experience.
- Experience working in teams and with clients
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Experience managing digital assets and/or collections
- Fluency with interactive design principles and processes
- Demonstrated ability with project management software
- Experience with museum exhibits and/or public installations
- Demonstrated experience managing technology-related projects
- Programming skills
- Experience wireframing
- Photoshop and Illustrator skills
- College degree (not a requirement)
- Experience with 3D design programs