Press "Enter" to skip to content

JOB: Digital Design and Technology position available at the NYU Hemispheric Institute


———- Forwarded message ———

Job Title:

Assistant Director of Digital Design and Technology


Posting Number:



Position Summary:


Research, develop, design, implement, and oversee all aspects of the design, technology and digital infrastructure that supports the Hemispheric Institute’s large-scale websites, vast archival collections, digital publications, communications, collaborations, and public programs. Lead the Institute team in matters of technology and design and represent the Institute with NYU and external collaborators in these arenas. Plan and implement periodic maintenance, upgrades, and redesign of all websites and platforms in accordance with state-of-the art standards and trends in order to ensure preservation and accessibility over time. Create and implement formats and design to facilitate and streamline staff effectiveness and improve management of project resources and assets. Oversee all information technology services, activities, and performance of technology tools for the Hemispheric Institute.





Required Education:
Bachelor’s Degree in web and graphic design or related field

Required Experience:
5+ years relevant experience in advanced web design, management, implementation, and maintenance, or equivalent combination of education and experience

Preferred Experience:
Experience in an academic and/or arts environment

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Knowledge of UX, UI, and IxD design, wireframing
 interface development, interaction design, information architecture and prototyping

Experience with end-to-end design, from strategy and branding to full implementation and maintenance

Familiarity with inclusive and accessible design, including ADA WCAG 2.0 protocols

Experience with design tools such as Adobe CC Sketch and Figma

Advanced knowledge and experience with CMS tools (content management systems) such as JOOMLA! and WordPress

Fluency in HTML, CSS, and other development tools

Experience managing technology and design teams and projects

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Proficiency with Spanish and/or Portuguese and familiarity with Latin America



Additional Information:


In compliance with NYC’s Pay Transparency Act, the annual base salary range for this position is USD $75,000.00 to USD $125,000.00. New York University considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate’s work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, as well as, market and organizational considerations when extending an offer.

NYU aims to be among the greenest urban campuses in the country and carbon neutral by 2040. Learn more at

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






Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics
New York University
20 Cooper Square, 5th FL
New York, NY 10003