UX Lead Instructor @Ironhack Paris CDI

Paris, France (voir sur une carte)

#About us

Ironhack (www.ironhack.com) is the tech school enabling individuals to become active players of the digital revolution. We offer immersive and intensive learning experiences to highly motivated students who want to boost their career by enhancing their skills. We believe in practice-oriented and in-person learning, combined with online learning to improve the student experience.

So far:

  • Official launch in 2013

  • Campuses in Paris, Madrid, Barcelona, Mexico and Berlin (soon)

  • Revenue growth of 100% YoY

  • Over 900 students graduated


#About the gig

We’re looking for a Lead Instructor for our UX/UI Bootcamp who is not only passionate about user experience design, but also about sharing his/her knowledge with the next generation of UX/UI designers. The Lead Instructor is someone who has a deep understanding of UX/UI and good development practices gathered from his/her educational journey and real-world experience. You need to be a strong communicator and very patient -- you’ll need to be able to explain abstract concepts to first-time designers.

The Lead instructor will be responsible for:

  • Leading Paris Campus knowledge for UX/UI.

  • Overseeing the whole academic experience of an Ironhack bootcamp (from student selection to graduation)

  • Teaching at our Paris Campus

  • Creating engaging content for our UX/UI Development courses that may include lessons, exercises and/or mini-projects - on top of our existing and comprehensive curriculum :)

  • Managing Teaching Assistants (TA)

  • Screening our prospective students through technical interviews and coding challenges


#Is this you?

  • 3-5+ years of design experience in the UX/UI industry, preferably in a leadership role

  • Technologies & skills with professional experience:

    • UX/UI design process and design thinking methodology

    • UX/UI best practices

    • UX strategy & research

    • Information Architecture

    • Design patterns and heuristics

    • Strong visual design skills

    • Proficient with Balsamiq, Sketch & InVision

    • Familiar with scalable design systems

    • Usability testing

  • Other skills that would be useful to have:

    • Experience with GV Design Sprints

    • Experience with Flinto

  • Passion for education: although we don’t require previous formal teaching experience, we’re looking for people that enjoy teaching/mentoring others and that are involved in the coding community

  • Experience managing and keeping a team motivated. Can-do attitude and a good sense of humor

  • Great communication skills and an ability to capture people’s attention :)

  • Fluent in both French and English (our material is in English)


#Perks

  • Attractive salary - to be determined based on experience and motivation

  • Start: asap

  • Tons of awesome events with our students and community of instructors

  • Yearly company off-site