Job Title: Creative Technologist / Developer
Department: Digital Engagement
Reports to: Director of Digital Engagement
Revised date: Aug 8, 2020
Salary: $85,000 – $95,000 estimate, based on experience
About the Position
PAMM is seeking an innovative Creative Technologist. Working directly with the Director of Digital Engagement, they will lead technical development, deployment, and maintenance of visitor-centered digital projects enabling PAMM to engage more deeply with larger and more diverse audiences. The Creative Technologist develops projects that blur the line between ‘inside’ and ‘outside’ the museum to explore and experiment with technology innovation in the museum context.
The Creative Technologist will join the new Digital Engagement team during a pivotal time as the museum is undergoing a digital transformation. PAMM is using digital technology to deepen its connection with current visitors and engage new audiences by building cross-departmental digital initiatives. The candidate for this new role will have an opportunity to own and collaborate on creative technology development to enhance the visitor experience. This person will play a key role in brainstorming and executing new ideas that will help PAMM achieve its digital goals and realize the museum’s mission to encourage everyone to see art as an incentive for genuine human interaction, communication, and exchange.
The Creative Technologist will play a key role in advancing the organization to a future-thinking approach to digital technology and will proactively provide consultation to internal stakeholders. They must have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows them to think about digital technology beyond the basic skill set needed to develop/manage it, and enthusiastically embrace new ways of thinking and working.
Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is a modern and contemporary art museum dedicated to collecting and exhibiting international art of the 20th and 21st centuries. The museum serves one of the most diverse populations in one of the fastest-growing regions in the country, where a unique confluence of Caribbean, North and South American cultures adds vibrancy and texture to the civic landscape. The city’s thriving community of artists, designers, and collectors and its avid and growing art-engaged public are driving Miami’s demand for a world-class museum and dynamic center of visual arts education. PAMM transformed Maurice A. Ferré Park into a central
destination on Miami’s cultural map, promotes progressive arts education, builds community cohesiveness, and contributes substantially to downtown revitalization. PAMM’s current Strategic Plan has at its heart an acknowledgment of the need to fully embrace the digital context for audience development and visitor engagement. We believe art and ideas have the power to enrich the lives of all people – they are an integral part of creating a more humane and just world. Museums are places that offer opportunities for the healthy exchange of ideas paramount to citizens, promoting inclusivity across our communities, backgrounds, and experiences. We recognize that our city has diversity, and we seek to reflect that diversity in everything we do while embracing the power of art and creativity.
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