Feb 08, 2023

Lead Trainer Software Engineering

  • Institute of Data
  • New Zealand

Job Description

About the Institute of Data

The Institute of Data is a Professional Network of Data Scientists, Cyber Security Analysts and Software Engineering. In partnership with leading universities in Australia, New Zealand & America, the government of Singapore and hundreds of employers, we transform careers for a data-driven world.

About the role

We are looking for Lead Trainers to lead this transformative experience in 2023. Opportunities include Full Time (during weekdays) and Part Time (during evenings & weekends) for 3-6 month contracts. The work is remote via virtual classrooms.

The course you will be teaching includes front-end development approaches (HTML, CSS, JavaScript), frameworks used to design and create interactive websites, RESTful API design, database design and the basics of full-stack development and deployment. Assessment is in the form of labs and project work. Students graduating from the course should be well equipped to take on junior software professional roles effective in web development and related functions.

  • Deliver and coordinate teaching, student direction and career opportunities

  • Provide students with meaningful and prompt feedback on their progress

  • Collaborate alongside staff in order to best meet the needs and learning styles of your students

  • Guide students through the development of real world projects that will showcase their abilities to hiring managers

  • Facilitate a dynamic and collaborative classroom community

  • Inspire students to persevere through the challenges of learning complex subjects.

About you

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related discipline

  • Minimum of 3 years commercial experience as a software developer, preferably with exposure to full-stack development for web and mobile

  • Subject matter expertise in JavaScript and related libraries for web development such as React, Bootstrap, Vue, Node, Express

  • Experience in Database design including extensive knowledge of SQL and Postgres

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills including the ability to express technical material in an accessible way

Culture & Benefits

  • Remote work

  • Contract opportunities inside & outside of business hours

  • Work in a fun supportive virtual environment

  • Make a life-changing impact by doing what you know and loveJoin our leading global industry network and be connected to some of the top employers & clients from around the world

  • Speaking opportunities as industry events

  • Build your personal brand with industry articles