LINGUIST List 21.3943

Wed Oct 06 2010

Jobs: English & Applied Linguistics: Manager/Coordinator, Alelo TLT LLC

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        1.    kate henderson, English & Applied Linguistics: Manager/ Coordinator, Alelo TLT LLC, USA,California

Message 1: English & Applied Linguistics: Manager/ Coordinator, Alelo TLT LLC, USA,California
Date: 04-Oct-2010
From: kate henderson <khendersonalelo.com>
Subject: English & Applied Linguistics: Manager/ Coordinator, Alelo TLT LLC, USA,California
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University or Organization: Alelo TLT LLC Department: Production Job Location: California, USA Web Address: http://alelo.com
Job Rank: Manager

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Coordination

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

Alelo is a dynamic, fast-growing software company in Los Angeles. Wedevelop and commercialize award-winning language and culture trainingsystems. The systems throw learners into a rich story driven 3D game worldwhere they get to practice communication skills in a foreign language andculture by interacting verbally and non-verbally with AI characters. Pleasevisit us at our website.

As a coordinator, you will be a part of a team that creates interactivecontent in our award-winning game-based courses that teach foreignlanguages and cultures. You will be responsible for managing portions ofmultiple projects, working closely with our content, media, production andtechnical teams and, of course, our customers. Your job will consist offacilitating active communication among team members, helping them balancetask priorities and production methodologies, as well as getting ourproducts done on time and to higher levels of quality.

Specifically, we are looking for a coordinator to work largely with ourcontent development team. Therefore you should be very familiar withhumanities or social science content development, as well as communicationand project management best practices.

You must be a person who:

* Has 3-5 years experience working in a humanities or social sciencecontent development environment * Is an expert with Microsoft Office applications, including Word and Excel * Is an expert at Wiki authoring and usage * Be clearly organized, detail-oriented, and professional * Be adept at all forms of communication: verbal, written, email, phone * Works fast and enjoys getting things done.

We would prefer if you:

* Have additional experience in a software development environment * Are familiar with OpenOffice, GoogleDocs, and common open-sourceapplications * Have experience with internal software company proprietary tools * Have experience with instructional design, research and datadevelopment, content integration, or game design

This is a full time position. We offer a comprehensive benefits packagethat includes health/dental insurance, 401k, vacation time, sick time, paidholidays.

To apply, do not respond to this email. Please go to the applicationwebsite listed below and submit your resume and cover letter there. Nophone calls or visits. Absolutely no recruiters.

We only accept applications electronically. Please, no phone calls, faxesor unscheduled visits.

No immigration sponsorship (H1B and similar). No outsourcing companies. Noagencies. No consultants/contractors.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Web Address for Applications: http://www.applicantstack.com/client/alelo/x/openings
Contact Information:
Kevin Perry Email: kperryalelo.com Phone: 310-574-7500 Fax: 310-574-7599

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