Digital Learning Developer - Milton Keynes

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Digital Learning Developer - Milton Keynes
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East Midlands
Information Technology, Technical

We're looking for an expert digital learning developer to take responsibility for the digital learning solutions in the UK for a household name and global business.

You'll also provide first level support for systems that are used for digital training and provide the bridge between IT departments and non-IT departments

Description of tasks


•             Use instructional design principles to script, storyboard and deploy effective e-learning, video and virtual classroom solutions.  
•             Create interactive learning that meets the different learning styles of employees
•             Manage the product life-cycle of existing library content by reviewing/up-dating or retiring courseware as appropriate
Migrate e-learning content, testing and developing to be published for delivery on the learning management system.

Stakeholder Management
•             Work with the product, retail and consumer product channels to create engaging digital learning that is innovative, fun and interesting.
•             To identify where digital learning interventions can be used to best suit the different user groups
•             To liase with the Eurpoean Training Competency team on their development roadmap and adapt to the UK requirement
•             To engage all stakeholders in digital learning to maximise the benefit their business
•             Be part of the European Expert group for eLearning delivery, innovative technologies and sharing of best practice across the region
•             As required oversee the commissioning of external providers to create e-learning content. Manage requests for content and relationships with preferred suppliers

Learning Management System Support
•             To be first level response to trouble shoot any UK user issues
•             To be the 'Super-User' for the learning system taking responsibility for system training, support and the production of training documentation
•             Partnering with the European Training Competency team to continuously development and improve the learning management system development is in line with UK requirement.  
•             Keep ahead of latest developments in technology based learning
•             Testing and adapting any technologies to ensure that they are supported locally in the UK

Feedback Analysis & Reporting
•             Gather feedback from hosting system data, partners and customers to evaluation the effectiveness of the design and develop best practice content
•             Analyse available data on eLearning in order to identify clear business direction for training  
•             Produce key reporting analysis on learning intelligence

Experience & Knowledge

•             Ability to work with a network of diverse stakeholders to create digital content.  This would typically include screen capture films, articles, interactive PDFs, quizzes, Virtual Classrooms and any other ad hoc formats
•             Experience in creating short product training videos or such like; from developing the script, filming, editing, publishing and uploading.
•             Ability to identify opportunities where digital solutions for learning can be used considering any business constraints
•             To be able to engage a non-digital audience in new digital learning approaches and help them understand the benefits
•             Experience of being the digital translator between internal and external IT professionals and non IT personel
•             Proven ability to quickly develop knowledge of a topic area and translate the facts into engaging learning applying adult learning principles
•             Experience of working with classroom trainers to align digital content with other traditional learning solutions
•             Responsible for life cycle of all digital content
•             Experience of supporting and troubleshooting technology based learning
•             Experience of reporting - including generating data feeds in and out of other systems
•             Project Management skills and experience in meeting tight deadlines unsupervised

Specific knowledge
•             Experience of working within brand guidelines
•             The candidate should have knowledge of and worked extensively with the following technology:
o             Articluate 360 Suite or equivalent; HTML5 learning based solutions such as Rise
o             LMS, content management and sharepoint systems
o             Screen capture software such as Replay
o             Video editing software such as Adobe Premier Elements
•             Knowledge of mobile learning principles or experience would be an advantage
•             Retail awareness in Consumer Products would be an advantage

Personal attributes
•             Flexible team worker: must be able to design learning interventions collaboratively
•             Good communication skills including the ability to critique work, express opinion and have own work critiqued
•             Creative thinker with ability to solve problems
•             Strong attention to detail
•             Tenaticity to continously drive and generate ideas within an ever moving industry
•             Strong influencer with the ability to get people on board with new technology
•             Willing to travel occasionally to Europe

The Recruitment Hub is a recruitment business and agency.

These criteria are not age specific and candidates of all ages will be considered. Both our client and The Recruitment Hub are Equal Opportunities Employers.

We would like to thank you for your interest in this vacancy and hope that you are successful in your application, however if you have not heard from us within two weeks of your application, we must ask you to assume that you have not been selected for interview for this particular role, we do however express the hope that you will apply for future job opportunities with The Recruitment Hub