E-learning Systems Analyst (1 Post)

The E-Learning Analyst is responsible for developing and administration of the University Learning Management Systems.

Qualification and Experience
Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology/Information Systems/Software Engineering and at least two (2) years relevant post qualification experience at a senior level in a large organisation. Proven analytical skills and desire to dig deep into technical issues, demonstrable experience working with LMS’s like Moodle, Sakai, G-Suite for Education KEWL, Blackboard is a must. Expertise with PHP, Java, C# and JavaScript programming. Proficiency with web development frameworks (WordPress, Laravel, Angular, HTML.) Should have strong information design skills and must be able to use different kinds of graphic and media design applications and tools like Captivate, PowerPoint, Flash, Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, After Effects. Demonstrable understanding of Internet design issues (browser usability, cross platform compatibility image handling etc).

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Designing and developing new E-Learning Systems or components;
  • Upgrading and modifying existing E-Learning systems to meet user expectations and functionality;
  • Responsible for the documenting of all modifications and developments that would have been made on E-Learning systems;
  • Training first line ICT Support staff how to use and manipulate modified or/and new systems developments;
  • Responsible for the backing and enforcing security features on the E-Learning systems;
  • Testing and LMS integration, administration of the E-Learning servers (Linux & Windows) and technical support to users;
  • Acting as technical expert for Authoring tools and their integration into Moodle LMS and identifying and driving new learning innovations e.g. social media usage, mobile technologies integration etc;
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative;
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines on multiple projects simultaneously with attention to detail;
  • Familiarity with SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model) and/or AICC;
  • Experience with the ADDIE (Analysis; Design, Development, Implementation, Evaluation).

APPLICATIONS:

Interested and qualified persons should send one set of their application merged in continuous pdf format to recruitment@buse.ac.zw consisting of the application letter, certified copies of educational certificates, transcripts, National ID, Birth Certificate and a Curriculum Vitae giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, previous employment and experience, telephone number, present salary, date of availability, names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three referees.

OR

Send six (6) copies of the application consisting of the documents listed above to:
Bindura University of Science Education
Bag 1020
BINDURA

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 27 September 2021. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Qualifying female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Applications should clearly indicate the “Post” which is being applied for in the subject line.

“Promoting Science for Human Development”