Jan 25, 2023

User Experience/User Interface Design Curriculum Writer

  • Institute of Data
  • Remote (United States)

Job Description

Contract: Short Term

About Us

The Institute of Data is a Professional Network of Data Scientists, Cyber Security Analysts, Digital Marketers and Software Professionals. In partnership with leading universities, the government of Singapore and hundreds of employers, we transform careers for a data-driven world.

The Institute of Data’s fast-growing global edtech business operates in the information technology sector. Demand for our training products is driven by the information capability recruitment needs of business. These capabilities, in the areas of security, compliance, operational efficiency, growth and decision making are more important to business now than ever before.

Our courses are unlike those offered at traditional education providers because of our practical skills and industry focus. With remote and in-person, students can up-skill from anywhere. Beyond learning knowledge, process and theory, student’s experience practical training by industry experts – allowing them to confidently work in the industry.

About the Role

We are seeking highly creative and talented curriculum writers to help create a new 24-week part-time course in UX/UI Design. The course will include topics in design thinking, user-centred design, prototyping and data-driven user-testing with a focus on building a portfolio for graduating students to succeed in future employment in the field. The curriculum developed will include exercises with solutions and project-based assessment.

An ideal candidate will have a passion for design, data and a deep understanding of user experience and design principles and methodologies. The course will have an emphasis on the practical skills needed to succeed in industry.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Psychology or related discipline
  • 3+ years of experience in user experience and interface design
  • Proficient in industry-standard design and prototyping software such as Figma
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Experience developing and writing curriculum in a higher education setting is desirable
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team