Corporate Trainer - Software Development

Corporate Trainer - Software Development2021-09-29T15:57:14-04:00<p>Thoughtworks is looking to recruit a Corporate trainer to join our own 'Thoughtworks University' programme (to teach Software Engineering). The role can be based initially in Sao Paulo, but will require the individual to relocate to Porto Alegre in Autumn 2022.</p> <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></li> <li><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></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ensure Thoughtworks University's long term scalability, business and technical relevance.</span></li> <li><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></li> <li><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></li> <li><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></li> <li><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>ThoughtworksSao Paulo Brasil