Digital Learning Technologist - Temporary

The Institute of Mechanical Engineers
14 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Digital Learning Technologist - Temporary
Sheffield, Yorkshire

About Us

Part of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), IMechE Argyll Ruane is the leading global provider of non-destructive testing and inspection services.

Based in our new multi-million pound Engineering Training Centre in Sheffield, we offer a range of inspection and non-destructive testing training courses, examinations and consultancy services.

Now, we’re looking for a Digital Learning Technologist to join our team in Sheffield for an eight week contract. This is the ideal role for someone looking for a self-employed role, however contractors will also be considered.

The Benefits

- Day rate of circa £150 per day
- Flexible working options (reduced hours/days)

If you have experience with training or learning management systems and Moodle, this is the ideal role in which to take your next step and play a vital part in getting our Training Management System up and running.

You’ll be joining our passionate, forward-thinking environment and making sure our new solutions are capable and ready to handle our training requirements.

Our organisation leads the field in mechanical engineering and supports an entire community, as such our training solutions have to be outstanding and fit-for-purpose, and that’s where you come in.

So, if you are a self-employed individual or a contractor looking for your next challenge, this is the project you’ve been waiting for.

Your Role

As a Digital Learning Technologist, you will be tasked with integrating a new training management system into the organisation’s business processes. You will also integrate and implement a Moodle learning management system with the support of a Moodle partner.

This is primarily a testing role in which you will ensure that the solution is fit for purpose and fully quality tested.

Working as part of the Online Learning Team, you will integrate recently reviewed business procedures, our CRM database, a booking system, exam processes and database, and online learning courses onto the new system.

Your role will also include:

- Developing an understanding of business needs, system functionality and business processes
- Providing support documentation for all elements that are integrated
- Assisting and advising on the configuration, testing, implementation and support of the system
- Making recommendations to optimise processes
- Providing appropriate training for all staff in the use of the system

About You

To be considered as our Digital Learning Technologist, you will need:

- Experience of working with training or learning management systems
- Experience of Moodle
- Experience in design, integration and systems architecture
- Experience of working in agile environments, leading small changes and project work
- Knowledge and/or experience of Cloud solutions

Other organisations may call this role Digital Learning Technologist, Training Management System Engineer, Training Management System Analyst, Training Systems Architect, Training and Development System Engineer, Moodle Engineer, Test Engineer, or System Architect.

Interviews will be held on an ad-hoc basis as suitable applicants apply. An immediate start is available for the right candidate.

Thank you for your interest in this post. We look forward to receiving your application.

We regret that we are unable to reply to each applicant; therefore, if you do not hear from us within 28 days of your application for this post you should assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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