Front-end Developer Session Lead

Remote

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Posted 2 weeks ago

In our mission towards powering careers through tech education, we are doubling down on the support that we offer to our students. Connect Sessions are an opportunity to create an unparalleled learning experience for Udacity students. We are looking for people with a passion to share their knowledge with other students. The connection between the Session Lead and the students is key in the satisfaction and engagement of this program.

Required skills/qualifications:

  • Bilingual (English and Arabic)
  • Proficiency in HTML5.
  • Proficiency in CSS3.
  • Proficiency in JavaScript.
  • Good knowledge about build tools like Webpack/Gulp/Grunt.
  • Good knowledge about at least 1 Frontend Framework (Angular/React/Vue).
  • Good knowledge about CSS Preprocessors like SASS or LESS.
  • Good knowledge about Asynchronous JavaScript (Promises & async/await).
  • Overall Understanding of the RESTful API structure.
  • Overall Understanding of the basics of NodeJS and ExpressJS.
  • Experience teaching technical concepts and public speaking
  • Experience organizing technical talks, events, or forums
  • Strong interpersonal skills and confidence to lead a group of students
  • Students-oriented mindset and focus on understanding their problems
  • Innovative approach and proactivity with students that need help
  • Positive character, trusted by the students, creating emotional ties in the group
  • Existing tech network and experience in technical conversations & discussions
  • Flexibility at their current job to take this challenge part-time as a contractor
  • Ability to speak and write in English fluently
  • Flexibility at their current job to take this challenge as a part-time, external contractor

Responsibilities:

  • Managing weekly Connect sessions with students according to Udacity guidelines
  • Creating the Udacity Connect session agenda & notes
  • Coordinating between the students and the Udacity Connect team
  • Reporting to Udacity the weekly overall attendance status of students & observations about each session
  • Being present at every Connect session over Zoom, helping students introduce themselves, organizing students in groups and keeping track of time
  • Explaining concepts of the Nanodegree program to your group of students when needed
  • Solving questions raised by students during the Connect session
  • Reporting student's attendance and progress to the Mentor's dashboard
  • Communicating with students on Slack
  • Weekly check-in with all students on their progress

Why should you apply? 

  • Earn additional income working from the comfort of your own home
  • Contribute to a vibrant, international student community 
  • Stay updated with the latest in cutting-edge technologies

    Udacity is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We believe that the unique contributions of all Udacians is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Udacity's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

 

Job tags: Angular API Bilingual CSS Front-end JavaScript Mentor NodeJS React RESTful Vue
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