Ingénieur(e) en conception pédagogique

Who is hiring

The Luxembourg Media & Digital Design Centre (LMDDC) is an Economic Interest Group (EIG) created by the Ministry of Education, childhood and youth (MENEJ); the Ministry of Higher Education and Research (MESR); and the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) with the aim of supporting Luxembourg's digital education, learning and training actors in designing and deploying advanced digital learning technologies. To achieve its mission, it puts together the whole learning and training Luxembourg ecosystem encompassing EdTech providers, Creative Industries and educational content providers, public and private upskilling, reskilling, learning and training organisations, decision-makers and researchers to make design, implementation and deployment of digital learning tools and content a realty for all learners.

The missions of the LMDDC include:

    • Proposing, operating, hosting and developing digital platform(s) covering the whole value chain of digital learning and training. 

    • Designing and producing innovative digital media and advanced content that can be used in the context of digital learning and training. 

    • Providing strategic and technical advisory services, as well as assistance to support innovation and digital transition of the learning and training ecosystem. 

    • Performing technological and economic intelligence activities in the field of digital learning in order to anticipate future innovations together with dissemination activities.

To achieve its missions, the LMDDC is setting up an IT platform infrastructure to host and deliver on-line digital learning services, and a Studio delivering full fledge learning media design, prototyping and piloting services as well as hands-on knowledge dissemination workshops.

The Luxembourg Media & Digital Design Centre is currently building up its core team. For its Platform department, the LMDDC is recruiting a Linux System Administrator to maintain, update and upgrade its IT Platform and Internal services.

 Your tasks

Under the supervision of the Platform Manager, the main tasks for this position are the following:

    • Constantly work on diverse and challenging new projects in a field that is fast pacing, growing and have a positive impact on the society.

    • Deliver a reliable and performant hosting service for our tools, our partners, and customers.

    • Create, update, and migrate bare bones and/or virtual machines on our hosting infrastructure.

    • Install, configure and update services based on -or contributing to- open-source projects and respectful of standards.

    • Monitor our hosting infrastructure.

    • Test and challenge our security and backup strategy.

    • Adapt and improve our services to keep them up-to-date with the current trends.

    • Participate to the overall architecture of our network, services, and quality process.

Your experiences

You demonstrate successful experience in one or more of the following areas:

    • Linux system administration

    • Virtualization management

    • Web infrastructure monitoring 

Your skills

In order to carry out the various tasks, the key skills for success are:

    • Solid skills in Linux System Administration (Debian, Ubuntu, CentOS, etc)

    • Knowledge in a Virtualization Environment (Proxmox, VMware, etc)

    • Knowledge of Networking (TCP/IP, Ethernet, QoS, ufw, iptables, etc)

    • Knowledge in web hosting (Nginx, Apache, Docker, LXC)

    • Knowledge of various database systems (Mysql, MariaDB, Postgresql, MongoDB, Redis, Elasticsearch)

    • Knowledge of scripting is an asset

    • Knowledge of programming languages (PHP, Python, Ruby, Java, C#, etc) is an asset 

    • Basics of versioning (Git) and continuous integration tools (Gitlab CI) is an asset

    • Excellent communication and collaboration skills

    • Excited and curious about learning new technologies and sharing ideas

We offer

    • An attractive salary.

    • The opportunity to participate to the creation of a brand new organisation, in a creative and proactive atmosphere, where innovation is central.

    • 32 days paid annual leave, 11 public holidays, flexible working hours, statutory health insurance and access to meal vouchers.

Admission requirements


You have at least 2 years of experience in one or more equivalent position and/or a Bachelor in the relevant field.


Fluency in French or German, and English is required. Fluency in Luxembourgish is an asset. 

How to apply?

Your application should be sent by email or postal mail and include a cover letter and your CV with the following information: 

    • Name(s) and surname(s). 

    • E-mail address. 

    • List of educational institutions attended and their country of location in your CV (please give full names of institutions, abbreviations are not allowed). 

    • Diplomas (please indicate the title of the diploma in your CV). 

    • Professional experience. 

    • Knowledge of spoken and written languages. 

Recruitment process and procedures

Only complete applications will be considered and should be sent by post or email (with the subject "LMDDC/application" followed by the job title) to: 


     Luxembourg Media and Digital Design Centre GIE
      c/o LIST
      5, avenue des Hauts-Fourneaux
      L-4362 Esch-sur-Alzette/Belval


    • The selection criteria will be based on the suitability of the candidates' skills and expertise and the job description detailed above. 

    • We are an equal opportunities employer. Therefore, recruitment will be based on experience and assessment of each candidate's skills regardless of gender, sexual orientation, religion, philosophical affiliation, skin colour or ethnic origin. 

    • An atypical and diversified professional background should not be considered as an obstacle to the application. Demonstrating curiosity, openness and learning ability is certainly an asset.

    • We care about and respect the confidentiality of the applications submitted, in accordance with the legal framework for data protection.