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itslearning is expanding in the United States and a great place to start or progress your career in the education technology sector. Please check back regularly for open positions and see below for the vacancies we have available right now. We look forward to hearing from you!

All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, or age.

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Inside Sales Executive (TRN831)

Location: Newton, MA
Job Description/Major Responsibilities:

  • Engage and excite potential customers for itslearning’s LMS platform by email, phone.
  • Actively make a high volume of outbound calls to warm and cold leads.
  • Actively seek out interaction with school leaders and educators around the country.
  • Help schools understand where itslearning’s technology solves real needs.
  • Become a trusted resource for schools.
  • Articulate the value of itslearning while gathering insight about the goals and needs of a school.
  • Maintain accurate information on customer relationships.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Must have a “Hunter” mentality.
  • Must have ability and experience in a high volume call position.
  • Strong communicator
  • An energetic self-starter who thrives in a team environment.
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to track status and allocate time across hundreds of school districts.
  • Interest in learning with a strong business acumen.
  • A passion for improving education.
  • Interest in interacting with prospective customers a must!
  • 1 year of inside sales experience a plus but not required.

Compensation: Competitive base salary with aggressive commission structure.

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Content Marketing Specialist - Newton, MA (TRN830)

Location: Newton, MA

Position Summary:

The Content Marketing Specialist will conceive and develop innovative, engaging, and fun content marketing that will drive global demand. The position offers a fantastic opportunity to develop and build our client’s brand with significant scope for an individual to impact on the company’s success.

Job Description/Major Responsibilities:

  • Conceive and develop content marketing
  • Be an expert in buyer personas – how they buy/buying criteria, then transfer that knowledge to the itslearning’s global sales and marketing channels.
  • Develop marketing content and messaging that effectively positions our learning management software, including but not limited to web site, video creation, presentations, collateral, case studies, white papers, social media content, thought leadership assets, and ROI models.
  • Deliver content and sales enablement tools that communicate the value proposition for itslearning’s products, support the selling process, increase pipeline and accelerate opportunity closes.
  • Communicate the value proposition of the products to the sales team and develop the sales tools that support the selling process of our products.
  • Develop and execute marketing campaigns that shorten time to market and reach target markets and audiences.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • 2-5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience with LMS systems or cloud-based software preferred
  • Knowledge of Education or Pedagogy industries
  • Very strong written and oral communication skills
  • Savvy with video production skills preferred but not required
  • Adept with social media platforms
  • Attention to detail and an eye for quality, along with the ability to grasp and
  • translate technical capabilities into benefits, value, and solution are crucial.
  • Ability to operate in a fast-paced international environment
  • Must have a BA/BS in Marketing, Journalism, Business, or comparable education/experience

Compensation: Competitive base salary and benefits.

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Product Owner - Newton, MA (TRN841)

Job Description/Major Responsibilities:

Are you our new Product Owner?

Are you passionate about teaching and learning? Do you understand the importance of assessment and grade books to schools in the US? At itslearning we have a strong focus on supporting best practice teaching and learning processes, and supporting teachers, parents and students in their day-to-day teaching and follow-up activities. We are strengthening our team with someone with a strong educational background and SaaS product management expertise.

As a product manager in itslearning, you will join our international product owner team. This team is responsible for the management, specification and development and the ongoing success of our world-leading learning platform. As one of our product owners, you will be an expert on the needs of the educational sector, and know how to translate these into product requirements that will solve key problems for our growing user base across the USA. You will follow the requirements from idea to execution by guiding our development teams to successfully develop these requirements.

  • Work with the US team, global team, our customers and users to help define the product vision, roadmap and prioritized development requirements, with a focus on assessment, grade book, SIS, standards-based assessment, standardised testing and learning management systems.
  • Define, manage and prioritize product requirements.
  • Provide educational expertise and insight to our user experience team to create high-level prototypes.
  • Provide user stories, leadership and guidance to your two development teams using the Agile methodology.
  • Set KPIs for both teams to ensure success.
  • Be responsible for the success of our assessment and grade book, SIS grade book integration world-wide, but with a focus on the US market.
  • Help define our ongoing strategy for supporting competency-based learning/assessment, individualised learning for the US market.
  • Participate in and host international meetings, workshops and conferences with customers, users and industry experts internationally to drive product development.
  • Work with sales, marketing, support and services to drive feature and user adoption, and ensure that customer satisfaction goals are met.
    Be a champion for itslearning, and ensure that we meet our overall strategy and goals.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Experience of creating user stories for teams to develop, understanding of the AGILE development methodology.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English. We are a global company and English is our language of business.
  • Very good understanding of the educational sector.
  • Passionate about education, teaching and learning.
  • The ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority.
  • Able to meet rigorous deadlines.
  • The ability to influence cross-functional teams, with and without formal authority.
  • Strong knowledge of learning management systems preferred.
  • The ability to in grasp market and customer problems and opportunities and translate these to clearly articulated product requirements.
  • Demonstrated success working with product strategies.
  • Clear, analytical and creative thinking.
  • The ability to communicate company strategies and visions, both within the organisation and to customers, users and the industry in general.
  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Education, Computer Science or related fields.
  • Experience as a teacher or educational professional.
  • 6+ years of experience in either (or both): Educational software development/educational product management, or as a technically focused educationalist.

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iOS Mobile Application Developer - Newton, MA (TRN822)

Location: Newton, MA

Job description:

One of the company’s main goals for the last 2 years is delivering world class UX. As an iOS Developer with itslearning, your main mission is to create that incredible user experience within a given feature of the itslearning web application. You will work in a small scrum team consisting of 5-7 team members. As an organization they will make sure the scrum team consists of all appropriate skills to manage a feature backlog, including testing and designing resources in the team.
The team is considered self organized and is 100% dedicated to sprint work. Your scrum team works on features from idea to deployment, and based on monitoring, your team will be tweaking the feature that is in production when result is not satisfactory. So in short, you will be taking decisions and implementing changes seen and used by 4,000,000 users worldwide! You will also be joining a bigger team of highly qualified Software Engineers across teams and sites that has the common goal that itslearning’s product should be the heart of education.
itslearning is dedicated to delivering great performance, availability and usability for their customers. Their users are mainly school teachers, students, parents or administrators among others, and their mission is to make the educational system as efficient as possible so that school work is based on learning and teaching – not reporting and administrative work.
We develop our mobile applications using the platforms’ native languages: Java on Android, Swift and Objective-C on iOS (moving forward only Swift). The mobile applications communicate with the backend using RESTful APIs and/or sockets (e.g. in communication apps). Your primary focus area will be iOS development, but you can also develop for Android if you want to.

Desired Skills and Experience:
itslearning is looking for iOS developers with extensive experience on native app development using Swift and Objective-C. All our new apps are developed using Swift. Older apps were developed in Objective-C and we aim to migrate them over time.

Having experience on Android development is considered a plus, but not required.

Desired personality profile:

  • You are an exceptional software developer who wants to make a difference in online education
  • You are a developer who focuses on well written, maintainable and performant code
  • You hate bad user experience and want to show the world how it should be done
  • You are communicative, like to discuss solutions and will greet code reviews as a way to both learn and to teach
  • You would love to join a team consisting of exceptional team members
  • You like a challenge, and strive for innovative solutions

Required skills and experiences:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Higher in Computer Science or similar field
  • Experience developing native apps for iOS (Swift, Objective-C)
  • Experience consuming RESTful web services using JSON and XML
  • Experience working with Git
  • Experience with agile development processes
  • Ability to effectively and tactfully communicate orally and in writing
  • Well-developed analytical and problem solving skills
  • Structured, detail oriented and highly organized
  • A positive and responsible attitude

We Offer:
A chance to join our international highly talented development team and invite you to contribute to a product used by millions of users around the world. You will have the opportunity to specialize in an area of expertise and work alongside stakeholders in a multi-disciplinary agile team.

In addition to a challenging and exciting job, we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Personal competence plan
  • Insurance and pension package
  • A social and fun work environment

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Linux Engineer, Newton, MA (TRN654)

Location: Newton, MA

Position Summary

As member of our global Software-as-a-Service operation team you will be involved in every aspect of itslearning’s production site: from design to service troubleshooting, performance analysis to capacity planning and DNS and networking to application behavior. You are ultimately responsible for making sure that itslearning has a 99.9% availability rate.

 

Job Description/Major Responsibilities:

  • System administration, including configuration, troubleshooting, and automation.
  • Capacity analysis, service configuration, monitoring, traffic routing and troubleshooting for a high-traffic websites.
  • Analysis of complex system behavior, performance and application issues.
  • Interacting with and spinning up new services on itslearning’s platforms including monitoring, resource management, traffic management, and distributed computing systems
  • Participate in the on-call group
  • Release management

Required Skills and Experience:

  • MSc/BSc
  • Proven performance tuning and technical troubleshooting experience
  • Experience in a high-volume, high-availability (99.99%) or critical production service environment
  • IP networking, including familiarity with the functionality, operating, and failure modes of networks
  • Solid scripting skills
  • Ability to handle periodic on-call duty as well as a continuous awareness of site health
  • Knowledge on some of the following:
    • MySQL/MariaDB
    • Windows servers
    • Linux servers
    • Hyper-V
    • VMWare
    • F5
    • Amazon AWS
    • Dell compellent storage
    • Cisco
    • Automatic deployment tools

Your personal characteristics

  • Innovative
  • Positive
  • Structured

What we offer

  • Competitive salary and pension package
  • A good and social work environment
  • The opportunity to be a part of a global community and work with colleagues across the world

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