Course Producer, Semester Online 2U, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED 2U, Inc.?s Content group is seeking smart, creative and highly organized individuals to act as Course Producers for Semester Online, a first-of-its-kind program offering rigorous, online undergraduate courses for credit from a consortium of top-tier American colleges and universities.
The Course Producer will work closely with university faculty and with colleagues in 2U?s broader Content team to plan, build, deploy and maintain a series of content-rich online courses to be offered within 2U?s Learning Management System (LMS). The challenges of the position are both creative and logistical, requiring on-your-feet thinking, a keen eye and ear for detail and the ability to oversee a system of many moving parts with grace and confidence. Candidates should have a track record that clearly demonstrates these capabilities. All those applying should have the following qualifications:
5+ years professional production/project-management experience
Professional experience in both video production and digital content-development;
Excellent interpersonal, client-management and time-management skills;
Experience handling and tracking digital assets in a collaborative work environment;
Comfort with and interest in academic subject matter;
Proven ability to deliver high-quality content, on-time and on-budget;
Ability to learn the basics of unfamiliar technologies quickly;
Extreme attention to detail.
Reporting to the head of 2U?s New York-based Content team, the Course Producer will assist in all aspects of this effort, including:
partnering with faculty and with internal colleagues to develop and execute course-content plans;
documenting and maintaining course-production schedules;
assisting in field production;
organizing and managing digital assets;
tracking development of course materials through production and deployment;
reviewing course materials for quality and consistency;
troubleshooting time-sensitive issues as they arise;
delivering video, rich-media and text assets that meet and surpass client expectations on quality.
About 2U, Inc.
2U supplies preeminent institutions of higher education with the tools, expertise, capital, and global recruiting needed to deliver rigorous, selective professional-degree programs and credit-bearing undergraduate courses online. 2U develops state-of-the-art technology platforms that enhance traditional offline curricula to create transformative instruction using the best educational and Web 2.0 technologies.
Since our founding, 2U has partnered with some of the most prestigious research universities to deliver groundbreaking online degree programs. You can read about our partners here (www.2U.com/partners).
And if you?re ready to help our team (www.2U.com/team) build the next great movement in higher education, consider joining us (www.2U.com/careers).
Why It?s Great to Join Our Team
There are plenty of reasons, but here are a few:
Benefits ? at 2U we offer a great benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability and 401k. We also offer paid time off and company holidays. That?s not all! Employees receive a 100% paid tuition benefit for themselves, their spouse and their legal dependants.
Our Culture ? We are a highly energetic, innovative start-up company with room to grow. We don?t take ourselves too seriously, and strive to maintain a casual, professional and highly productive work environment for our team. 2U employees enjoy many perks, including the ability to wear jeans to work every day.
Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time-to-time, as needed.
2U is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against applicants or employees and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship, military or veterans' status, or any other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. 2U?s equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits, pay, and dismissal.
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