Learning Innovation & Tech Lead
Accelerate our client’s development and adoption of innovative technologies and tools to drive real learning and real impact. Leverage the stream of disruptive ed tech innovations and work closely with our client faculty to meet emerging needs, identify opportunities for experimentation, and drive best practice diffusion. Where appropriate, conceptualize and supervise the development of proprietary our client technologies and/or the customization and adaptation to our client’s needs of externally available solutions.
Conduct ongoing insightful technological monitoring/exploration, aiming to identify new technologies or approaches we could integrate in our client’s pedagogical processes to ensure that they are world-leading in all facets of technology-mediated pedagogy.
Partner with faculty to identify opportunities for the adoption of innovative learning technologies to drive learning effectiveness and impact in face-to-face, live virtual, and online settings.
Leverage deep familiarity with state-of-the art mobile apps, AI and VR, learning gamification, simulations, etc. to identify opportunities for adoption by our client faculty and Learning Managers.
The Learning Innovation and Technology Lead works closely with a range of internal stakeholders – Dean of Innovation and Programs, Chief Digital and Customer Experience Officer, Dean of Faculty, Director of Programs and Learning Design, Head of Impact, Director of IT, Director of Sales, Senior Director of Custom Programs, our client Learning Managers etc to ensure an our client wide collaborative and holistic approach.
Masters degree in a related field such as learning sciences, educational technology, learning design, IT, data science, or computer science. Cross disciplinary training strongly preferred iwth 5 years of demonstrated relationships among the ed tech community.
Fluent written and oral English; knowledge of other languages (e.g. French) is an asset
A valid Swiss work permit or Swiss or EU-25/EFTA citizenship is required for this position.
Entrepreneurial experience/Start-up experience
Artificial intelligence, computer networks and innovative curriculum