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Arus Education Sdn Bhd

Arus is a social enterprise that provides after-school classes where students actively solve problems by building and creating their own physical and digital solutions. Our aim is to make learning relevant to our students and instill in them the love of learning.Our programs cover design thinking, project management, presentation, programming and coding skills to train our students to be critical thinkers and problem solvers.Since we started operations in 2014, we focus on helping students of underprivileged backgrounds or come from high need schools. We specifically target this group of students to provide them with opportunities for a quality education and to motivate them to build a passion by gaining new competencies especially in becoming problem solvers in the 21st century.

Experience Requirements

  • Position Title : Information Technology Associate
  • Job Skills :

    1) Technology related degree recommended but not required

    2) Technical knowledge requirement:

        - Proficient in at least 1 programming language

        - Familiar with Javascript and/or Python

        - Familiar with relational database design and SQL

        - Familiar with basic HTML and CSS

        - Familiarity with Unix system and virtual remote machine is a bonus

        - Familiarity with REST API is a bonus

        - Familiarity with adaptive design is a bonus

        - Familiarity with microcontroller programming is a bonus

        - Familiar with data visualization and Data Studio is a bonus

    3) Proficient in written Bahasa Melayu & English

    4) Experienced in Google Productivity Tools (Google Drive, Sheets, Docs, Slides, Form,

    Sites)

    5) Familiar with Google Data Studio is a bonus

    6) Believe in a growth mindset for oneself and an ability to adapt to changing

    environments.

    7) Have own transport to come to office

    8) Able to work remotely

  • Education Level : Bachelor's Degree/Post Graduate Diploma/Professional Degree
  • Position Level : Entry Level

Job Responsibilities

Start date: Immediately, Jan 2021

Position: Information Technology Associate cum Programme Associate, Content Development

Duration: 1 year, renewable at the end of duration based on performance

Location: 86, Jalan Perniagaan, Pusat Perniagaan Alma, 14000 Bukit Mertajam Pulau Pinang.


Purpose:

Ensure proper flow of work in the organisation and support the project teams by carrying out IT

related tasks as well as IT curriculum planning within the project that will help empower today’s

problem solvers through engaging and exciting experiential learning adventures that inspire

them to create a brighter future for all.


Job description:

- Co-create IT systems and infrastructure such as website, automation work, and data

analysis and reporting in Arus for projects and operations

- Manage, maintain & documenting Arus IT infrastructure which includes but not limited to

Arus website, Arus’ LMS as well as various Arus internal codes

- Research for best IT practices to increase efficiency for Arus’ project and operations

- Support ad-hoc IT roles for Arus’ projects

- Carry out duties to support the management team for data analysis and reporting

purpose

- Research and develop content for Arus’ technology curriculum


Interest/skills:

- Interested in curating knowledge and resources for people to use.

- Passionate in trying out new technologies

- Comfortable with upskilling and getting acquainted with new technologies quickly

- Fast learner

- Able to multitask across different scope of work

- Able to work independently and as part of a team

- Passionate about teaching and creating meaningful learning experience in terms of

technology education to youths