Working at CyArk
CyArk is an internationally focused, fast-paced, entrepreneurial organization with a high tech emphasis. Fieldwork on Mount Rushmore, signing agreements with foreign dignitaries, engaging students with 3D data, coordinating with top tier publications, and coding with our tech industry partners are just some examples of the exciting and challenging work going on at CyArk.
We value passionate individuals with an expansive sense of curiosity and compelling drive to beneficially impact the world. Join us to contribute your unique talents to preserving the great works of humankind using the latest technology.
Expedition Leader (Permanent)
Expedition Leader (Permanent)
CyArk is an organization dedicated to the protection of culture and history across the globe. Working in over 40 countries across seven continents, our mission is to reach the most precious sites left by our ancestors and to capture and protect these gifts and to share them with the world. By using the latest reality capture technologies, we are able to capture every detail of the sites and with the emergence of virtual reality technology we can share the experience of visiting these remarkable places with anyone in the world.
We are seeking an energetic and proven leader to oversee and execute reality capture projects across the globe. You will lead a small team of photographers and technicians with the primary objective of capturing superior data of heritage sites through the use of laser scanning, photogrammetry, and aerial data acquisition. You will interact with staff, clients, heritage and government agencies. Being decisive and able to work through a multitude of variables on-site is key to this positions success.
• Coordinate with heritage managers to determine scopes of work
• Coordinate expedition logistics including travel, security, visas, customs etc
• Oversee a small team of reality capture professionals and execute heritage documentation projects across the globe
• Ensure all project data is properly organized and archived
• Serve as an ambassador for cultural heritage documentation
• Bachelor’s degree and proven managerial experience (3+ years)
• Strong technical knowledge of laser scanning and survey a plus
• Strong technical knowledge of photography, photogrammetric principles a plus
• Strong attention to detail and repeatable processes
• Demonstrated organizational and logistical skills for managing travel and deadlines
• Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with emphasis on interacting with diverse cultural groups, government officials and local populations
• Knowledge of cultural heritage preservation; ability to communicate CyArk’s mission and enhance public understanding of our cause
• Valid Passport and Driver’s license
• Multilingual capabilities a plus
Please email your cover letter, resume and portfolio of selected works to firstname.lastname@example.org
with “3D Data Specialist” in the subject line. The position will remain open until filled and may close at any time. email@example.com
CyArk is seeking current undergraduate or graduate level college students for volunteer opportunities. Interested applicants will assist the digital production team with research and creating multimedia experiences in a wide array of heritage projects around the world.
CyArk is committed to encouraging and supporting interns in their professional growth by offering unique digital preservation training alongside mentorship in a variety of projects.
Interns should be self-motivated and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment that requires multitasking, time management, and attention to detail. An interest in cultural heritage, digital media, and archaeology is also highly desired.
- Research and writing
- 3D Modeling (SketchUp and 3D Studio Max)
- Computer aided design (AutoCAD)
- Graphics (Adobe Suite)
- Animation (Maya, Pointools)
- Social media
Intern should be prepared to commit to a minimum of three-days a week for an eight week period. Positions are on a quarterly schedule and open until filled. Please email resume and cover letter with your name and Volunteer Internship in the title firstname.lastname@example.org
Information for Applicants
We welcome your interest in our work! Please send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com Due to the volume of inquiries we receive, we will only respond directly to your application if your qualifications meet our selection criteria.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, CyArk is committed to employment practices that ensure employees and applicants for employment are provided with equal opportunities in all terms and conditions of employment regardless of race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law ("Protected Status") or any other factor that is not related to the position. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.
CyArk is subject to certain nondiscrimination and affirmative action recordkeeping and reporting requirements which require the employer to invite applicants and employees to voluntarily self-identify their sex and their race/ethnicity. Submission of this information is voluntary and refusal to provide it will not subject you to any adverse treatment. The information obtained will be kept confidential and may only be used in accordance with the provisions of applicable federal laws, executive orders, and regulations, including those which require the information to be summarized and reported to the Federal Government for civil rights enforcement purposes. If you choose to self-identify your sex and/or race, please download the Voluntary Self-Identification form and email the completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating “CONFIDENTIAL” in the Subject line.
CyArk is a drug-free workplace. Applicants for employment at CyArk may not use, possess, sell, trade, or offer for sale alcohol, illegal drugs or intoxicants while on CyArk's premises. If an applicant violates this policy, any offer of employment can be withdrawn and the applicant may not reapply for the position.
Consistent with the Americans for Disabilities Act, applicants may request accommodations to participate in the application process.