Instructional Technology Specialist

Huntsville, Alabama
May 24, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is accepting applications for the regular full-time position of Instructional Technology Specialist in the College of Nursing to provide daily instructional design and technical support for computer-based instruction and functions including Learning Management Systems, software and applications, and online testing in the College of Nursing to provide state of the art, efficient and reliable day-to-day operations. This position provides development support for all faculty, staff and student professional scholarship.

Minimum qualifications include:

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • 2 years of full-time verifiable professional Instructional Technology work experience
  • The ability to work independently and collaboratively with individuals and groups
  • Strong verbal and written communication and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of multimedia, graphic design, instructional design, Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office applications to include intermediate to advanced skills in PowerPoint, Word and Excel
  • Current knowledge regarding the state of the art information technology, graphic design and its use in nursing and education

Desired qualifications include:

  • Master’s degree in Instructional Technology or a related field
  • Experience with Learning Management System (LMS) Blackboard, Canvas, Qualtrics, METIVision or other similar products
  • Knowledge of Skype and other videoconferencing software
  • Experience with Panopto or other lecture capture conferencing software to support on campus and distance learning
  • Knowledge of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and related privacy policies and procedures
  • Microsoft Office Suite certification
  • Active Directory or management experience
  • Experience in higher education instructional technology
  • Experience with ExamSoft and Canvas support or management