Front-End Drupal Designer/Developer | Corning Museum of Glass

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The Corning Museum of Glass (CMOG) seeks a creative individual to join our digital media team as the Front-End Drupal Designer/Developer with a focus on envisioning and implementing user-experience-centered onsite interactive exhibits and online resources. The responsibilities of this position require solid fundamental design principles, strong responsive Web design and Drupal skills.

This new position at CMoG offers a unique opportunity to be on the ground floor of a new department within one the most dynamic and lively museums in the country. With its world-renown encyclopedic glass collection of nearly 50,000 objects, hands-on technology galleries, three live hot glass theaters, glass artist and public glass making studios, the preeminent Rakow Research Library and its progressive attitudes toward open-content, CMoG provides unprecedented opportunities for collaborative innovation, media mash-ups and cutting edge exhibit work. The formation of the Digital Media Group furthers CMoG’s commitment to using technology to extend and enhance its collections and services worldwide. Working in tandem with the museum’s strong Education, Curatorial, IT and AV staff, systems and infrastructure, the Digital Media Group will enable the museum to be a leader in digital interpretation, communication and preservation.

The Corning Museum of Glass is world-class museum with a budget of more than $40 million with 140 full-time staff serving over 400,000 visitors a year and is nestled the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York. Surrounding the museum campus is a hotbed of innovation ranging from Corning Corporation’s world headquarters and research labs to nearby Cornell University. The town of Corning and surrounding area provides a unique opportunity to work at a major museum while enjoying all the benefits of award-winning small town or idyllic country life. The Corning offers an affordable cost of living with excellent schools and a new state-of-the-art hospital.

CMOG offers competitive salaries and provides its employees with a generous benefit package including healthcare, dental, life insurance, 403b and pension opportunities as well as fitness discounts, and educational assistance.