FT Admin - Course Management Systems Analyst

Location
Lansing, Michigan
Salary
$65,269 - $76,033
Posted
Jul 26, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

The Course Management System (CMS) Analyst position provides management and leadership for the college’s educational computer applications. This position is responsible for planning and coordinating the implementation and subsequent maintenance of college-wide educational computer systems and application software integrated into the CMS and used to support college academic operations. This includes defining requirements, implementing and testing systems, solving problems, preparing related documentation, and acting as a technical liaison to ITS (Information Technology Services) and other college personnel. The CMS Analyst manages relationships with eLearning technology vendors to identify existing needs and potential solutions, conduct lessons learned following implementations, and provide feedback on integrations.

Education and Experience

Required:


Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Extensive experience implementing and/or managing Course Management Systems/education technology systems, e.g., D2L; Kaltura; Adobe Connect; Pearson, McGraw Hill, and Cengage publisher systems; Respondus; etc.
Understanding of information technology systems and processes related to student information systems, media systems, networking, authentication, and storage solutions.
Expertise or understanding of interface technology such as IMS Global Learning Consortium Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) specification.
Experience or understanding of utilizing database systems, as well as technology which may include SQL, HTML, XML, JavaScript, APIs and web development concepts to implement and support educational technology.