Implementation Consultant Jobs in Kitchener, ON at Desire2Learn Inc
Title: Implementation Consultant
Company: Desire2Learn Inc
Location: Kitchener, ON
Salary: $80K – $100K*
Category: Business Services
As an Implementation Consultant, you will lead new client implementation projects across all verticals (Higher Education, Corporate, K12). Being the client’s primary point of contact, you will work closely with Sales, Product Development, and other Services departments to ensure that each client is prepared and enabled for their launch. This is a very project-oriented role and most of the tasks completed in this role would be considered billable. Travel may be required.
The role has responsibilities that traverse a broad spectrum of technical, business, and project accountability including: project management, requirements facilitation, business analysis, technical solution design, and solution implementation.
HOW WILL I MAKE AN IMPACT?
Primary technical contact in the Implementation Phase of D2L Solutions for medium and large sized clients
Assess client technical readiness and plan software installation and configuration
Requirements analysis with clients to establish an implementation and configuration plan for the solution.
Propose, design, develop, and deploy standard product as well as custom technical solutions.
Design, configure, and deploy integration solutions between enterprise systems such as the D2L suite of products and Student Information Systems.
Support client acceptance testing of deployed solutions.
Keep up to date with new technology trends to help facilitate client learning solutions.
Maintain proficiency with D2L Web Services APIs to help clients develop custom integrations.
Design and develop solutions using most effective technology for a given situation like XML, XSLT, MS SQL or various scripting languages.
WHAT YOU’LL BRING TO THE ROLE:
At least 3 years of relevant experience including
Working with technologies such as
Single Sign-On/Web Authentication
Business Intelligence tools (i.e. Tableau, Power BI)
Software as a Service (SaaS)/Enterprise Web Applications
Ability to multitask many simultaneous projects using strong organizational skills
Confident and knowledgeable in Information Technology, including systems development lifecycle, business modeling, systems integration/implementation, methodologies, estimating and architecture
Familiarity with end-to-end project lifecycle including business case definition, requirements & architecture through development & implementation
Highly proactive and independent
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Working knowledge of enterprise solution implementation to business customers
Comfortable in communicating with a range of technical and non-technical stakeholders to derive requirement
Familiar with Enterprise principles of Scalability and Reliability
Experience working in the Education Sector (K-20) considered an asset
Valid through: 6/22/2020
About Desire2Learn Inc
D2L Corporation, known until 2014 as Desire2Learn, is an educational technology company with corporate headquarters in Kitchener, Ontario. It is known for its Brightspace learning management system. Desire2Learn was founded in 1999 by president and CEO John Baker. The company is headquartered in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, and has 800+ staff in the US, Canada, the UK, Brazil, Singapore and Australia. In 2004, D2L first introduced support for Competency Based Education, and subsequently added integrations with other D2L products such as ePortfolio.