Contract: Short Term
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
All organisations, roles and job functions are being impacted by information technology, at a faster pace and in more disruptive ways than ever before. Data is emerging from these changes as a new type of asset or resource, that is required to achieve organisational goals, for corporate survival and competitive advantage. Every company and government needs access to data for advanced analytical decision-making, while at the same time addressing privacy and security related to its customers or citizens. This was apparent in the pre-COVID-19 world, however COVID-19 saw a step change in the generation and use of data and in the need to seize this trend.
Professionals, companies and governments need to adapt to changing job requirements by developing coherent plans that address capability gaps. This is critical in order to ensure the future success of individual careers, companies and governments. Professionals now more than ever, require a focus on lifetime learning and a commitment to re-training for the industries of the future.
The Institute of Data transforms careers and companies for a data-driven world. We focus on accelerated workforce training for the industries of the future, namely cyber security, big data, artificial intelligence and the digital economy. We train professionals to build careers in these industries through our professional education programs with UTS, RMIT and industry partners. We help businesses and governments build their workforce of the future with innovative training and talent solutions.