Freelance Technical Writer (m/f/d) – Big Data Technologies

Freelance Technical Writer (m/f/d) – Big Data Technologies
IU Internationale Hochschule GmbH - Remote, Germany
Big data Data Science NoSQL

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Since its founding in 1998, the IU International University of Applied Sciences has developed into the largest private university for online and dual study programs in Europe. We offer more than 80 career-oriented bachelor and master programs in various disciplines. These English and German language programs are all accredited and state-recognized. As a pioneer in digital education, we continuously improve the learning experience of our students with the help of innovative technologies and consistently focus on their satisfaction. Through our employees’ entrepreneurial mindset we continue to achieve our ambitious goals and high growth rate of more than 50 percent.

Course Title: Big Data Technologies
Study Programme: Bachelor Data Science, Distance Learning
Language: English

Course Content

  • Data Types and Data Sources
  • Text-Based and Binary Data Formats
  • NoSQL Data Stores
  • Distributed Systems
  • Streaming Frameworks

What We Offer

  • Remote and freelance contract
  • Ability to develop your academic writing
  • Guidelines and support from internal departments
  • Opportunities to work on similar future projects

Your Responsibilities

  • Creating a course book and reading list (130-180 pages) from an existing module description
  • Creating various assessment types

Your Profile

  • A completed academic degree and profile (Master or PhD) related to the subject area
  • Industry experience and/or previous experience developing course materials is advantageous

For your application to be considered please submit the following documents (in English and in a single .pdf file):

  • Tailored CV and Cover Letter (including your earliest start date)
  • An independent writing sample (3-5 pages) related to one of the topics listed under ‘Course Content’
  • Academic Transcripts

We look forward to receiving your application.

For questions please contact Ms Hayre (recruiting-medienproduktion-fernstudium@iu.org).

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