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Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

IMS Global Learning Consortium, the world leader in EdTech interoperability and impact, is hiring!

 

IMS facilitates and leads member collaboration to develop, implement and evolve open interoperability standards and practices to enable a plug & play architecture and ecosystem that provides a foundation on which innovative products are rapidly deployed and work together for the benefit of instructors, students, and institutions. As part of the IMS Global team, you will be working with IMS member organizations who are leading edtech suppliers, K-12 districts, higher ed institutions, and states around the world to enable better education from better education technology. This includes working closely with educational institutions and school to set priorities and accelerate adoption.

 

To apply for a position, please send an email explaining why you are a good fit along with your resume and salary requirements to jobs@imsglobal.org. All inquiries will be treated confidentially.
 

Open Positions:


Drupal Developer: IMS Global, the world leader in EdTech interoperability and impact, is looking for a skilled, full-time Drupal Developer. He or she should be capable and eager to maintain and develop functional solutions for IMS Websites. Learn more about the responsibilities and requirements for this position.

Graphic/Web Designer: IMS Global, the world leader in EdTech interoperability and impact, is looking for a skilled, full-time Graphic/Web Designer who is a superior conceptualizer and visualizer. He or she should be capable and eager to provide both graphic and web design to help describe/visualize technical concepts both technical and non-technical audiences. Candidate must be able to work with html and css, as well as, create graphic images that foster design consistency in branding, layout, color and typography in print, digital media and web design. Learn more about the responsibilities and requirements for this position.


Job Requisition: Graphic / Web Designer

Description:

IMS Global, the world leader in EdTech interoperability and impact, is looking for a skilled, full-time Graphic/Web Designer who is a superior conceptualizer and visualizer. He or she should be capable and eager to provide both graphic and web design to help describe/visualize technical concepts both technical and non-technical audiences. Candidate must be able to work with html and css, as well as, create graphic images that foster design consistency in branding, layout, color and typography in print, digital media and web design.

Responsibilities

  • Work with IMS staff to obtain an in-depth understanding of IMS key initiatives and IMS value proposition to address institution-specific challenges.
  • Independently create and manage a multitude of Graphic/Web projects from start to finish: collateral materials; print advertisements; web templates; email templates; landing pages; web graphics/ad banners; PDF/InDesign reports; photo editing; etc.
  • Implements web design style guides and visual standards, including but not limited to, graphics, icons, color schemes, etc.
  • Strong verbal communication skills and ability to communicate through multiple methods with client, client marketing, project management, development, and managers.
  • Ability to collaborate with a team members and amicably accept direction from marketing and product teams and adhere to agreed deadlines.
  • Provides ongoing design maintenance of IMS websites

Requirements

  • Solid team communication and ability to work in a fast-paced environment juggling multiple projects, maintaining schedules and meeting deadlines.
  • Knowledge of current design practices both print and digital media.
  • Must have work experience using Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Flash and Photoshop.
  • Must have work experience with Responsive Web Design.
  • Ability to follow strict brand and visual guidelines.
  • Experience creating and editing HTML and CSS.
  • Must be able to provide examples or a portfolio of previous work showcasing examples of print design, web graphics, and web design.

Education

  • A minimum 4-year Bachelor’s degree

Location is Flexible

Compensation based on experience


Job Requisition: Drupal Developer

Job Description:

IMS Global, the world leader in EdTech interoperability and impact, is looking for a skilled, full-time Drupal Developer. He or she should be capable and eager to maintain and develop functional solutions for IMS Websites.

Responsibilities

  • Work with IMS staff to obtain an in-depth understanding of IMS key initiatives and IMS value proposition to address institution-specific challenges.
  • Ability to collaborate with a team and/or work autonomously.
  • Independently manage the IMS websites including creating new modules to expand the functionality of the website.
  • Responsible for designing and implementing new features and functionality, establishing and guiding the website’s architecture, ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS.
  • Work closely with marketing staff and customers to ensure an effective, visually appealing, and intuitive implementation.
  • Strong verbal communication skills and ability to communicate through multiple methods with client, client marketing, project management, development, and managers.
  • Provides ongoing  maintenance  and development of IMS websites

Requirements

  • Solid team communication and ability to work in a fast-paced environment juggling multiple projects, maintaining schedules and meeting deadlines
  • Experience building responsive websites using Drupal CMS, HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, and JavaScript/jQuery
  • Ability to write JavaScript with and without the use of frameworks such as jQuery
  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
  • Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Ability to understand CSS changes to have consistent style across platforms and browsers
  • Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
  • Advanced site-building experience including deep familiarity with Drupal modules such as CTools, Views, and Panels
  • Experience creating custom Drupal modules
  • Knowledge of PHP, PHP files and theme functions, and knowledge of the Drupal theme layer
  • Ability to follow strict brand and visual guidelines

·         Must be able to provide examples or a portfolio of previous work showcasing examples.

Education

  • A minimum 4-year Bachelor’s degree

Location is Flexible

Compensation based on experience