Lucas Education Research is the research division of the George Lucas Educational Foundation. Our mission is to build the evidence base for transformative practices like project based learning in K-12 schools. The Technical Support Specialist will support the Technology Manager at LER to prepare content for large-scale research studies. This role requires strong project management skills, attention to detail, and interest in working with technology platforms.
Day-to- day activities include content maintenance and migration of curriculum content into a customized Content Management System (CMS). The Technology Support Specialist will perform a wide variety of tasks that support the maintenance of the CMS and the onboarding of new users. This position requires someone who has a firm grasp on editing web-based digital content, assisting with virtual trainings, and handling technical support.
This is a 6 month part-time (up to 30 hours per week) position.
Training of Users
Bachelors degree, preferably in Education, Computer Science, or related field
Minimum of 2 years of teaching or educational publishing experience or 2 years of technical support experience, including networking & troubleshooting
George Lucas Educational Foundation