Senior Instructional Designer

Location: Rockville, MD
Date Posted: 01-10-2018
Excellent opportunity available for a Sr. Instructional Designer with a Financial Industry Leader in Rockville, MD. Exciting opportunity for any instructional designer who is looking for an opportunity to grow with a reputable and established organization.  The culture and environment is extremely supportive, collaborative, and creative.   Competitive compensation for top-talent based on experience, we are looking for top candidates as soon as possible. This position offers candidates an excellent work/life balance as well as challenging work.  Candidates will have the option to work from home and travel based on project initiatives.  If you are interested in joining an exciting team with an excellent corporate structure please take a look at the responsibilities below and apply today! 

Responsibilities include:
  • Designs and develops blended course programs, including e-learning courses, professional development programs, specialty workshops and virtual webinars.
  • Designs and develops interactive and engaging online courses using rapid development tools (Articulate Suite, Storyline), assessments, simulations, videos and other learning assets.
  • Applies sound instructional design and adult learning principles to all courses.
  • Manages the quality and timely completion of all assigned projects.
  • Acts as training consultant to analyze situations and recommend best solutions for media, delivery methods and instructional techniques for the content, learner and organization.
  • Partners with Talent Management colleagues, HR Business Partners and clients to develop innovative and creative ways to meet development needs of client groups.
  • Performs multiple roles, including instructional designer, courseware developer, project lead, and graphic designer.
  • Stays current in latest trends and proposes new and innovative methods to reach a broader audience of learners, including mobile learning and opportunities for learning through social media technologies.
  • Presents updates on new and innovative learning methods and programs to Talent Management team.
  • Strong knowledge of instructional design and blended learning techniques.
  • Advanced knowledge of training methodologies and adult learning theory.
  • Advanced skill with a variety of rapid e-learning development software tools, predominantly Articulate Storyline.
  • Advanced visual design abilities with a mastery of visual representation of complex concepts.
  • Experienced with audio and video production and post-production editing.
  • Advanced organizational and project management skills.
  • Ability to manage vendor contracts and relationships.
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong facilitation and presentation skills.
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