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(Senior) AI Academy Instructional Designer (m/f/x)

Focus: Digital education / Workshops / Instructional design / Digital content

About appliedAI

Who we are

The appliedAI Initiative is Germany's largest initiative fostering the application of AI technology in the German industry landscape. We aim to lift Germany to the AI age by accelerating the adoption of AI technology. We do this through education (with e.g.: NVIDIA, Google, Startups, and DAX-Companies), implementation of machine-learning software and infrastructure solutions with companies (e.g. in the domain of AI-based automation, computer vision, reinforcement learning) and by providing a neutral ground for knowledge exchange between key players in the AI space (see our partners).

About you

(Senior) AI Academy Instructional Designer (m/f/x)

We are looking for an instructional designer to help transform the AI strategy of our partner companies. Our Academy program targets companies in all of Germany and is using different channels and methods (online, offline, 1-on-1, blended, flipped) to deliver highly valuable and original content to our partners.

We support our partner companies with a full and cohesive curriculum targeting multiple roles (engineers, managers, all employees, train the trainer). Together with members of our engineering and strategy teams, you will support the building and continuous improvement of our training content, as well as frameworks for the aai Academy teaching model.

You will work as part of the Academy team with all parts of appliedAI to make our mission “lifting Germany to the AI age” possible.

Candidates should have experience in developing educational content for delivery both online and offline, with state-of-the-art methodologies and instructional technologies. It would be advantageous to have a good understanding of Machine Learning and AI.

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What we offer

What you get

A highly qualified and motivated team of ~40 people is on a journey to change the European AI-Landscape that is growing quickly. ~25 of us have a strong engineering or computer science background, ~10 have a consulting background.

  • Opportunity to work on a variety of projects and developing new, original content based on the latest developments in AI and its adoption in businesses
  • Want to learn about robotics, autonomous drones or smart factories? All of this is happening at appliedAI
  • You will have access to the newest technologies in the AI domain, budget to drive the education program and peers to develop with
  • An atmosphere that encourages to think and experiment in new ways with software, hardware, and processes
  • Hottest topics of the next decade and freedom and trust to initiate own activities
  • A highly visible initiative that helps you build a large and high-level network of start-ups, partners, and tech companies
  • Budget to visit important conferences, read up on papers and develop your skills with the team - potentially showcasing results at e.g. GTC
  • Internal seminar in machine learning and computer science
  • Hackathons organized by UTUM
  • Pick your own hardware

Your qualifications

What you need

  • BS/MS in Instructional Design or related field and experience in designing curriculum for B2B training programs
  • Proven track record of developing successful educational content
  • Proven track record of working with subject-matter experts to develop specialized content
  • Experience with learning management systems
  • Skilled in authoring and development tools, e.g. Articulate, Camtasia, etc.
  • Experience with unusual teaching/workshop formats such as hackathons
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player with a willingness to learn new things.
  • Strong PowerPoint, Excel and Word skills
  • Fluent English and conversational German


It would be advantageous to have:

  • Background in Computer Science
  • Understanding of the domain of Machine Learning
  • Experience and interest in conducting trainings
  • Ability to independently manage critical situations and handle customers.
  • Experience with programming languages and software development

Your responsibilities

What you’ll do

  • Engage with subject-matter experts from Engineering and Strategy, as well as from our partner companies, to develop high-quality educational content
  • Engage with appliedAI’s partner companies to analyze and understand their requirements holistically
  • Bring your instructional design expertise into the AI Academy domain
  • Support the scaling of appliedAIs training and educational program to all of Germany and beyond
  • Support and improve the education and training program we run at the moment

Join our team

Are you the right one for the job?

The appliedAI Initiative is Germany's largest initiative fostering the application of AI technology in the German industry landscape. We aim to lift Germany to the AI age by accelerating the adoption of AI technology. We do this through education (with e.g.: NVIDIA, Google, Startups, and DAX-Companies), implementation of machine-learning software and infrastructure solutions with companies (e.g. in the domain of AI-based automation, computer vision, reinforcement learning) and by providing a neutral ground for knowledge exchange between key players in the AI space (see our partners).


Our location

UnternehmerTUM GmbH
Lichtenbergstraße 6,
85748 Garching / München
Phone: +49 (0)89-189 469 – 2178
www.unternehmertum.de

Your contact person
Dr. Allison Fisher
Dr. Allison Fisher

Head of AppliedAI Academy