Job Vacancy: Creative Code Specialist Technician


The place I work at is currently growing the team with a Creative Code technician to work with degree level Art & Design students to help them learn creative coding, and also to develop their projects in the Creative Technology Lab that we run here at London College of Communication.

If you are interested you can find details below:

All the best,


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Creative Code Specialist Technician

  • Based at: Elephant & Castle, London
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Closing date: 21st March 2019 23:55
  • Salary: £34,326 - £42,155

The Role

As a Creative Code Specialist Technician you will join a growing team of highly skilled technologists working with students and staff within the Creative Technology team at the London College of Communication.

Technicians spend the majority of their time providing one-to-one support to students working on creative technology projects, delivering inductions and orientations, designing and teaching workshops, developing resources on our website, maintenance and upkeep of specialist equipment, developing tools and resources for use in the Lab, and working with our AV and Exhibition installation teams to ensure student work you’ve been supporting can be exhibited during public shows at key points during the year.

Why choose us?

London College of Communication is a pioneering world leader in creative communications education. With the communications sector constantly evolving at a rapid speed, we work at the cutting edge of new thinking and developments to prepare our students for successful careers in the creative industries of the future. Our course provision reflects the breadth of expertise housed within the most diverse creative agency including: journalism, advertising, PR and publishing; photography; film, television and sound; communications and media; graphic communication; spatial communication; design cultures; and interactive and visual communication.

Your profile

You will have a strong background in software programming and be proficient in a variety of programming languages, including at least three of C/C++/C#, Java, Objective-C/Swift, JavaScript / ECMAScript. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the ability to use personal development time to develop teaching and learning tools to support computer vision and machine learning activities and be comfortable working in Windows, Linux and macOS at both GUI and CLI levels. Naturally you be a strong team player and many of the skills required for this role involve efficient and effective working as part of an energetic and creative team.


Note: If applying make sure your person specification answers to the best of your ability the points in the person specification, as this is what your application is short listed against.