E-Learning Technician (m/f/d),

PRIF - Peace Research Institute Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main

PRIF – Peace Research Institute Frankfurt

As a foundation under public law and with more than 90 employees in research, administration, and science communication, the Peace Research Institute Frankfurt is one of the most influential institutions for peace and conflict research in Germany. To bolster our eLearning team in the EU-financed project “EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Consortium”, we are seeking to employ from the 16th of May 2024 or at the earliest possible date:

One eLearning Technician (m/f/d), part-time (50 %), in Salary Group 11 TV-H*,

until the 17th of May 2025 (acc. to § 14 Abs. 1 TzBfG**) in the context of the EU-funded project “EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Consortium”

Your responsibilities include:

  • Participation in the full overhaul of the project’s eLearning course material;
  • Collaboration with authors, the team, and external service providers on technological aspects.

As applicant, you should fulfill the following requirements:

  • You are a graphic designer with a focus on the technological aspects of the field;
  • You have experience with React, Gatsby or other frontend framework tools as well as with structured data (JSON, CSV, markdown);
  • You are experienced in the administration of Moodle or other PHP applications;
  • You can confidently work with programs in the Adobe Creative Cloud and can give videos their final touch;
  • You are used to agile management (ticketing system, etc.) and version control (git/github);
  • You are willing to research usage rights of provided material;
  • You are interested in peace and conflict research and arms control;
  • Good spoken and written command of English.

You can expect:

  • Flexible hours that allow for the balance of work time and family life with the possibility to work remotely according to an internal guideline;
  • A motivated and well-connected international team of colleagues;
  • The possibility to get a discounted Deutschlandticket;
  • A company pension scheme provided by the VBL.

Employment is contingent on approval by the provider of the external funds.

PRIF is a recipient of the Total E-Quality award and seeks to promote equal representation in the workforce at all levels and aims to strengthen work/life balance. Therefore, this position can be filled part- or full-time. In the case of equal qualification, applicants with severe disabilities will be treated preferentially.

Please send your application documents (cover letter, complete CV (without a photo), education and work certificates, a digital portfolio showing relevant work samples) as a single PDF to application(at)prif.org with a subject line that consists of your name and the code “eLearning” (e.g. “Max_Mustermann_eLearning”). Please note that there is no application deadline for this position and that applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Application expenses cannot be reimbursed.

 TV-H = Tarifvertrag für den Öffentlichen Dienst des Landes Hessen: Current Tariff Agreement for the German State of Hesse.

TzBfG = Teilzeitbefristungsgesetz: Act on part-time and limited term employment.

Deutschlandticket = Ticket that allows for the usage of all local public transport in Germany.

VBL = Versorgungsanstalt des Bundes und der Länder: Pension Institution of the Federal and State Governments.