UW Information Technology

Learning Technologies Web Tools Consultant

UW-IT Learning Technologies is looking for students to work as consultants in our Odegaard office and technology spaces. As a consultant, you will help faculty, TAs, staff and students use the nationally recognized, award-winning Catalyst Web Tools, Canvas LMS and Panopto Lecture Capture to support their teaching, research or work. 

Typical duties and responsibilities

As a staff consultant, you will:

  • Provide front-line support via email and over the phone
  • Consult one-on-one with UW instructors, staff, and students
  • Build experience with software testing and QA
  • Work with professional staff and developers to further improve products and services


We are looking for someone with a collection of the following REQUIREMENTS:

  • Current UW Student
  • Able to commit at least one year
  • Able to work at least 12 hours per week, including some mornings, evenings and/or Sundays
  • Able to work with Macs and PCs
  • Ability to quickly learn Web tools like Catalyst, Canvas and Panopto
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal communication skills
  • Decisive problem-solving skills
  • Resourcefulness
  • Detail-oriented and organized

Additional skills

  • Interest in working in a technology-related field
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Leadership qualities
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Desire to learn about new software and Web tools

How to apply

To apply, please provide your resume and cover letter explaining your interests and how your background qualifies you for the position. Please submit via our online dropbox.

A satisfactory outcome from a criminal background verification will be required prior to hire.