Simulation Learning Coordinator

Job ID 2019-1800

Other Durham, North Carolina


Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


The Simulation Learning Coordinator (SLC) serves as part business analyst, project coordinator, and part content developer. The SLC brings together simulation design technology and subject-matter experts to collaborate and help create a Virtual Patient Simulation (VPS) programs. The SLC uses proprietary software and authoring tools to ensure that each program aligns with specific client objectives.

Job Details:
  • Develops Virtual Patient Simulations based on client requirements
  • Coordinates concurrent projects, internal and external, and associated timelines and deliverables
  • Takes an active role within the team for prioritization of tasks
  • Determines appropriate VPS solutions based on the the program needs of the client
Other Duties:
  • Identifies and develops new procedures and techniques to improve training and/ or operations effectiveness in performing tasks related to the workflow of creating a program
  • Demonstrates consulting skills when interacting with partners and subject matter experts, and other stakeholders
  • Other tasks as determined by your line manager

Problem Solving:
  • Functions independently with general oversight and direction within parameters provided.
  • Responsible for assignments that may have ambiguous requirements and be complex in nature, requiring independent judgment in resolving multifaceted issues or in making recommendations

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and 2 years of related experience
  • Able to research and analyze issues and communicate findings
  • Experience or exposure to compliance standards for Medical, Legal, and/or Regulatory processes are a plus
  • Familiarity with a variety of software applications 
  • Able to research and analyze issues and communicate findings
  • Strong communication skills in visual, oral, and written forms and the ability to explain design and development decisions and recommendations to SMEs, team members and other stakeholders are essential