Careers in IT
“I have dreamt about a career in higher education and the sciences since I was in high school. I loved the thought of being involved with the energy and passion for continued learning and research. I discovered the opportunity at Tufts while I was at Iron Mountain, and I learned that I could bring my years of security and operational process experience to a top-notch university.”
- Lorna Koppel, TTS Director, Information Security
UX-UI Designer, Design Practice (NEW)
The UX/UI designer enjoys wearing many hats by working across the UX spectrum. With a primary focus on designing visually engaging digital touchpoints that are easy to use, the person in this role leads the interface and interaction design of mobile friendly web application and websites, and develops responsive HTML/CSS templates that meet Tufts usability and web accessibility standards. The UX/UI designer also participates in requirements gathering and might assist with user research and usability testing. With strong communication skills, the UX/UI designer plays an active role in promoting Human-Centered Design best practices and mentoring colleagues.
Qualified candidates must provide an online portfolio of professional work samples and describe their role for each project.
If you, or a qualified candidate whom you know, are interested in learning more about a position, please contact the hiring manager for additional details.
Tufts University is a leader in American higher education. Tufts is known for its academic blend of research and liberal arts, with three main campuses, including a medical school, dental school, and veterinary school. These practices create a unique combination that attracts faculty, staff and students who thrive in an environment of curiosity, creativity and engagement. Tufts recognizes the importance of technology in order to achieve institutional success. Tufts Technology Services, an internal organization, is focused on improving access to information about Tufts’ educational, research and impact activities.
Why Tufts Technology Services (TTS)?
Are you ready to make the best move of your life? Come join our collaborative, flexible work environment where leadership is valued at all levels of the organization and there are many opportunities to work with leading technologies and learn new things.
Viewing technology in the context of work, scholarship and campus life, TTS is a university-wide service organization committed to delivering technology services that support Tufts’ mission of teaching, learning, research, and service. Understanding that IT enables innovation, TTS prioritizes holistic, human-centered design strategies to create timely and intuitive services, applications and tools that differentiate the Tufts experience.
Across our diverse and creative teams, we engage and focus our collective talent to strengthen Tufts’ strategic IT capabilities. To keep pace with our community’s emerging needs, we continue to evolve our competencies across four main families of practice, including Planning and Design, Service Delivery and Operations, Data Strategy, and Academic Technology.
Thinking and acting strategically with technology occurs through strong partnerships and an engaged community. Additionally, for technologies to take on integral meaning to our work, we also need reliable and consistent support in using them. With staff across all of Tufts’ campuses, as well as a 24x7 IT Service Desk, we collaborate with schools and divisions to meet the demands of a global, mobile community and to enable the broadest possible access.
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