Placement System Designer, Placements Hub

Western Sydney University

Working at Western Sydney University means you will be part of an organisation that is ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide and is a research leader – with 80% of the University’s research being at or above world standard.

We understand the key to your success is unlocking your true potential – just as we do with our students. Our 3,500 staff members work together to enable a dynamic, inclusive and innovative culture that is distinctly research-driven and student-centred. The University is deeply embedded in the community and the region we serve, which is Australia’s fastest growing economy and one of the most culturally diverse areas in Australia.

The Placements Hub are seeking a Placement System Designer to lead the way to enhance the user experience of Western’s placement management system, and related support systems.

You will apply your expert knowledge, and have an understanding of placements and work integrated learning (WIL) requirements and have a continuous improvement approach that can translate business requirements into the University’s student placement management system (InPlace). You will be able to facilitate system use to maintain placement data integrity, and provide advice on the most effective ways to introduce system use to support placement and WIL requirements. You will be able to apply UX design thinking approaches to placement and WIL experience administration at scale.  You will have strengths in developing and maintaining collaborative and cooperative relationships, and be able to negotiate with and influence staff in order to implement the most effective and efficient placement business process solutions using our placement management system.

Closing Date: 8:30pm, Sunday 8 May 2022.

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