Information Architect/Library Scientist

Linda Werner & Associates, Inc. - Austin, TX

Full-time | Contract

Are you ready to put your modern, forward thinking, content structure ideas to work in the corporate world? Looking for a candidate that has experience in the Learning and Training arena who understands the ins and outs of content organization, content taxonomies/schemas and content standards for a positive user experience. Do you enjoy organizing content, envisioning architectural scheme, information structure and features, functionality and user-interface design? If so, this is a great opportunity for you!

Responsibilities:

  • Work with internal subject matter experts to assess all training platforms across company to create a single platform for training.
  • Define structure for internal learning content that can be delivered in whole or in part to learning experiences
  • Define the foundation for a single way to structure and mark up content for overall landscape of learning content
  • Facilitate schema definition and mapping across platform
  • definition: Snap to standards for labeling, type definitions, etc.
  • mapping: Ensure there is consistent mapping to a master definition (i.e. master schema)
  • Assist in structuring Content Management System for storage and delivery
  • Create standards and hierarchy for structuring large amounts of content in a corporate setting
  • Assist with managing day-to-day stakeholder relationships, including content reviews
  • Deliver to an audience who heavily communicates via social media and a push communications environment
  • Ensure a consistent voice and tone across all content
  • Participate in content management efforts, process development, and quality governance in support of team success, while also working independently on multiple projects
  • Package and hand off final content to production team

Required Qualifications:

  • Master of Library Science
  • Experience organizing large amounts of content scattered across many platforms
  • Demonstrated knowledge of latest content organizational schemas
  • Solid writing, grammar and editing skills (must provide relevant samples)
  • Demonstrated success writing effective process documentation and internal communications
  • Must be able to self-direct and prioritize assignments
  • Experience in the training/learning space preferred
  • Excellent communication with stakeholders that are scientists in learning and curriculum development
  • Thorough understanding of spreadsheets/quips/Word docs
  • Experience with CMS tools

Additional Qualifications:

  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure, deadline-driven environment
  • Superb verbal communication and interpersonal communication
  • Knowledge of HTML and XML
  • Must be able to “speak” to a young audience without much life experience in career development
  • Assist in developing recommendation mechanisms for learning opportunities for employees based on known employee attributes (role, skills they have, skills they need for next role, level, profession, discipline, etc.)

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Education:

  • Master's (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan

Schedule::

  • Monday to Friday