Learning Product Specialist
- MIT Solve
- Cambridge, Massachusetts
- Job Type
- Full-time Temporary
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The learning product specialist leads the design and development of an open-source, wiki-based, digital learning platform for essential medical and surgical skills. This role is responsible for managing the efforts of external partners such as web developers, content providers, medical experts, and educational experts. The learning product specialist will create standards for learning content, develop comprehensive user guides, and coordinate with external partners to continually improve the platform. The learning platform specialist role is funded by the Intuitive Foundation and is part of the Global Surgical Training Challenge. This role is a one year position with potential for renewal depending on funding.Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage the overall design and development of a digital learning platform which will host skills-based and knowledge-based learning content focused on essential medical and surgical skills.
Design, manage, and refine processes for continual testing and improvement of the digital learning platform.
Determine appropriate involvement of key stakeholders such as: grantees, mentors, partners, judges, experts, and others.
Provide technical support to platform users such as troubleshooting, creating and accessing user accounts, creating standards for content permissions, developing “how to” content and documentation, and updating frequently asked questions.
Manage user-created content on “knowledge pages” that will supplement training modules created content providers.
Collaborate with potential partners to adapt existing learning resources and knowledge pages for the digital learning platform.
Create branding assets, guidelines, and style guides to ensure consistent and appropriate branding on the platform.
Additional Duties and Responsibilities: