3+ Month Contract (strong possibility for extension)
eLearning Instructional Designer
: Eligible for a clearance
This is a remote opportunity with a primary focus on storyboarding. Candidates must have experience writing storyboards at interactive online training at level 2 and 3 and who have previously developed eLearning courseware on behalf of Army or DoD clients. Additionally, candidates who have direct experience with Rapid Development tools such as Adobe Captivate and/or Articulate Storyline is highly desirable!
Work on an integrated team with other IDs, Army client, Subject Matter Experts (SME), and other development team members to design an eLearning training solution with level 2-3 interactivity, as defined by Army Distributed Learning.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
-- Ensure the instructional integrity and educational effectiveness of all training materials produced.
-- Employ adult learning theory principles and learner-centric strategies in courseware designs.
-- Collaborate closely with SMEs and other team members in development of storyboards with engaging and purposeful learning activities.
-- Design complex level branching and intrinsic feedback loops.
-- Apply proven eLearning best practices for learner engagement and knowledge transfer to include (but not limited to): simulations, practical exercises, and scenario-based knowledge checks, as applicable during the storyboarding process.
-- Communicate effectively within the framework of an Army training culture.
-- Employ excellent planning and time management skills to ensure storyboards are delivered on schedule
-- Efficiently interface with team-members using technology-based workflow resources such as MS Teams and SharePoint.
-- Perform other related duties and assignments as required and as assigned by supervisor.
-- Prior experience as an eLearning designer/developer of IMI Level 2-3 and storyboard design.
-- Bachelor's degree in Instructional Design or related discipline. Ideal candidate will have specialization in Instructional Systems Design or Instructional Design Technology.
-- 5 years' experience in the Instructional Design field.
-- Firm understanding of the ADDIE system of design and evaluation.
-- Ability to communicate ideas effectively and simplify or streamline complex ideas and processes.
-- Strong interpersonal skills and excellent written and oral communication abilities.
-- Must be able to work in a dynamic and flexible environment where priorities and deadlines may change.
-- Strong attention to detail, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
-- Ability to interface in a professional manner with Senior-level personnel in the company and Government/Military clients.
-- Experience designing Army or Army University distributed learning content for interactive instructional multimedia to include game-based design.
-- Demonstrated self-starter with excellent problem-solving skills
-- Experience in a Government contracting environment.
-- Familiarity with military culture.
-- Familiarity with Adobe Captivate.
-- Familiarity with learning management systems as delivery platforms for eLearning courseware.
-- US citizen. Eligible for government security clearance.
-- The ID will be expected to work within established project processes/deadlines (independent of home base time zone), collaborate with team members, and create project deliverables.