Technical Trainer (Software Development)

Technical Trainer (Software Development)2021-09-01T12:04:53-04:00<p><strong>About Thoughtworks&nbsp;</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Thoughtworks is a global software consultancy with an aim to create a positive impact on the world</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">through technology. Our community of technologists thinks disruptively to deliver pragmatic</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">solutions for our clients' most complex challenges. We are curious minds who come together as</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">collaborative and inclusive teams to push boundaries, free to be ourselves and make our mark in</span><span style="font-weight: 400;"> tech.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As consultants, we work with our clients to ensure we’re evolving their technology and empowering</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">adaptive mindsets to meet their business goals. We influence the digital strategy of a retail giant,</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">build a bold new mobile application for a bank or redesign platforms using event sourcing and</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">intelligent data pipelines. You will learn how to apply the latest Lean and Agile thinking, create</span><span style="font-weight: 400;"> pragmatic solutions to solve mission-critical problems and challenge yourself every day.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><strong>About Thoughtworks University&nbsp;</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Thoughtworks University is at the heart of what Thoughtworks is all about; creating an unforgettable, globally immersive onboarding experience for our graduate hires and a targeted leadership development experience for our Thoughtworks trainers.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Thoughtworks University is a 1 year program that introduces our newly hired graduates and career changers to the principles, practices and skills required to build working software.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Attendees go through an intensive training program and client engagement experience designed to prepare them for the challenges and opportunities faced on the client site, all while connecting with a global group of peers and mentors and learning in an environment that is built on the foundation of the ThoughtWorks values.</span></p> <p><strong>What will you do?</strong><strong>&nbsp;</strong></p> <p style="color: white;">#LI-COE</p> <ul> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Participate in design of Thoughtworks University program delivery&nbsp;</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Facilitate and delivery sessions and training material, remotely or in-person, as required </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">● </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ensure that the content delivered during the term meets expectations of the Thoughtworks University Objectives.&nbsp;</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Develop trainers to be their best version. Provide mentorship and collaborate with the team to support leadership growth and development during their time at Thoughtworks University.&nbsp;</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Working with the Trainers team to collect the feedback and manage the continuous improvement of the term content.&nbsp;</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Bring Learning &amp; Development and external delivery experiences to all training and graduate interactions&nbsp;</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Support graduates with career development and learning gaps&nbsp;</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Working with the Trainers team for Trainee’s performance assessment </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">● </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ensure Thoughtworks University's long term scalability, business and technical relevance. </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">● </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">Support re-launch Thoughtworks University in-classroom experience when the business is ready.&nbsp;</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">This list is not all inclusive.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><strong>You should apply if:</strong><strong>&nbsp;</strong></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have proven expertise in the technology industry with responsibility for bespoke</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">training programs.</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have passion for learning, training and leadership development.</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have strong analytical skills to effectively identify issues and be able to apply sound</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">conclusions resulting in the right solution, at the right time and at the right cost.</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">● </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">You bring high energy and motivation to effect change and influence on the team as well as</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">the organisation to achieve the goals of the program.</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">You seek high ownership, independent environments and feedback oriented cultures.</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">● </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">You are a self-motivated team player and enjoy working with global virtual teams from</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">diverse cultures, backgrounds and time zones.</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">You are detail oriented - can keep track of minor details that need to be reviewed and</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">acted upon.</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">You are highly organized - able to keep track of multiple moving parts at one time</span> <strong>Nice to have</strong></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have experience in Professional Services background.</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have experience in leading large learning teams and coaching trainers.</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">● </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have distributed agile delivery experience and a client service mindset.</span></li> </ul> <p><strong>Good to have skill sets and understanding of:</strong><strong>&nbsp;</strong></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Learning and Development: For example, exposure to instructional design, digital learning</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">experience, creating a learning experience.</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Software Development - Back end: Java, Spring boot, Postgres. Front end: ReactJs, HTML,</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">CSS, JS, Http, Good Practices. Agile, Clean Code, TDD.</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Stakeholder management - ability to build relationships with larger functional teams and</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">foster meaningful communication.</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Collaboration - Ability to collaborate at scale with the larger functional teams.</span></li> </ul>ThoughtworksPorto alegre Brasil