Education Technology Systems Manager

Regent's Park, London (Greater)
09 Jan 2017
End of advertisement period
30 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Education Technology Systems Manager

Location: Regent’s Park, London

Salary: £37,000-£39,000 per annum

Help us transform the way the world does business
For our degree programmes to continue to push the boundaries of business education, we need cutting-edge education technology. That’s why we’re looking for a systems manager to run and develop our virtual learning environment and other systems, giving students and faculty the best possible course experience. Our portfolio of powerful education technology systems is growing, meaning you’ll be contributing to new projects and taking ownership of decisions in a high-impact and challenging role.

Influence the way we learn
The Degree Education Division designs, promotes and delivers our rigorous degree programmes, from our MBA to our Global Masters in Management. Joining them as Education Technology Systems Manager, you’ll work in the beating heart of the school – the Degree Education portfolio represents half of our total revenue and is the foundation of our reputation. You’ll manage the systems – including Canvas learning management system and our new attendance monitoring software – that support our degree programmes. That means you’ll:

  • Manage system administration of Canvas and other education technology systems
  • Contribute to the development of Canvas and system integrations
  • Take a lead role on upcoming projects, such as our new attendance monitoring system
  • Work closely with IT and suppliers to resolve system issues
  • Manage some Canvas course production and publication
  • Respond to requests, problems and security incident
  • Monitor trends in Technology Enhanced Learning and mobile technology
  • Build strong relationships with stakeholders across the School.

Share our knowledge
We generate research and ideas that have a real and lasting influence on people, businesses and markets around the world. To do that, we have to make sure we’ve got the people, tools and infrastructure to share our thinking globally. You’ll be managing the systems that deliver world-class programmes for 2,400 of our students and 160 faculty members, making sure they have access to the virtual courses and content that keep us at the forefront of global business innovation.

What we’re looking for:

  • Great problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Degree in a relevant subject like computing
  • Experience in business systems management and administration in a similar environment
  • Experience of business analysis and project management
  • Knowledge of technical languages such as HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, PHP/MySQL
  • The ability to make decisions and work autonomously to tight deadlines
  • A confident communicator who can build positive relationships
  • Strong interest in Technology Enhanced Learning.

Be part of an international network
We’re a global institution: 94% of our students and 86% of our faculty members are international. Together, we’re changing the way the world does business. Based in London’s Regent’s Park, this is an opportunity to work at the heart of Europe’s digital capital – and in one of the world’s most important financial, entrepreneurial and cultural centres.

To apply – or to find out more about the Education Technology Systems

Manager role – please visit [link]

Closing date: 30th January 2017

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