Technical Curriculum Developer

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Role:

At Splunk we know that effective education is key to our continued success. We are looking for a talented individual with curriculum development experience for a highly technical audience.

The Technical Curriculum Developer will understand highly advanced technical subjects and can develop materials and labs that are concise, accurate and task-based.

If you have the required background, we'd love to hear from you. Flexibility and a sense of humor are also highly valued here.

Responsibilities:

  • Designs and develops technical course content and lab exercises
  • Consults with subject matter experts to determine objectives and gathers information used in the development of courses
  • Uses subject matter expert time efficiently
  • Communicates cross-functionally with engineers, product managers, and instructors
  • Ensures learning and performance objectives are appropriate to the audience and that the training materials meet the learning and performance objectives
  • Develops hands-on labs and grading applications, and creates / maintains lab server environments
  • Works on multiple projects concurrently, monitors activity, progress, and time related to project development

Requirements:

  • Exceptional problem solver, negotiator, diversity advocate, and relationship builder
  • Strong technical background; able to understand and explain highly technical subject matter
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience developing technical courseware and building lab environments
  • 3+ years of experience with Linux OS and Linux command line
  • 3+ years of experience with AWS EC2 or similar cloud computing platform
  • 3+ years of experience with distributed software systems environments / deployments
  • 3+ years of experience applying instructional design techniques and adult learning theory
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to organize and prioritize effectively
  • High aptitude for managing and solving tactical issues
  • Strong analytical skills, ability to build viable solutions, innovation, and ability to execute flawlessly

Education: Minimum of a Bachelor's degree

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!