Instructional Designer – Indianapolis, IN

The Instructional Designer executes the analysis, design, development, and maintenance of training curricula and learning initiatives in alignment with the organization’s strategic and operational goals. Works with management and subject matter experts to ensure learning and performance support solutions effectively increase the demonstrated capabilities and performance of the intended audience and contribute to desired business results.

Duties and Responsibilities
Analysis, Design, and Development

  • Develops performance-based learning solutions that drive organizational and individual excellence
  • Collaborates with subject matter experts and key stakeholders to systematically define learning and performance objectives, project expectations, and desired outcomes
  • Recommends training and performance improvement interventions based on thorough needs assessments and root cause analyses
  • Utilizes existing training materials and technical documentation and partners with subject matter experts to determine appropriate course content
  • Designs innovative learning solutions that incorporate current instructional design and learning theory best practices
  • Develops assessment strategies and evaluation tools that align with defined learning and performance objectives
  • Uses strong writing skills and knowledge of multimedia learning theory to translate complex concepts into understandable, audience-appropriate content
  • Utilizes multimedia technology and course authoring tools to create and update interactive and engaging online learning modules, performance support tools, and instructor-led classroom materials
  • Solicit, manage, and appropriately implement constructive feedback from subject matter experts, stakeholders, and pilot groups

Implementation, Evaluation, and Maintenance

  • Assists in the uploading, publishing, testing, and troubleshooting of courses published to Koorsen University Learning Management System
  • Gathers data to demonstrate the impact of learning and performance interventions at all four Kirkpatrick levels of evaluation
  • Revises training materials and curricula based on patterns identified in evaluation data
  • Facilitates and contributes to the continued improvement and maintenance of training curricula, from simple updates to major revisions

Project Management, Compliance, and Standardization

  • Practices and models effective project management skills to enable the timely development and delivery of learning solutions
  • Works on multiple projects concurrently, monitoring and communicating activity, progress, and time related to project development
  • Researches, identifies, recommends, and applies best practices for all modes of training based on current education and training research
  • Follows standard processes and practices for the analysis, design, development, and evaluation of training and performance support solutions which may include ADDIE, SAM, or AGILE
  • Fosters unity and consistency of training materials by following and/or implementing templates, language, and procedures that are accepted as Koorsen University standards
  • Facilitates the established review process with subject matter experts, legal, curriculum delivery staff, and relevant governing bodies to ensure the learning solution is complete, accurate, and compliant
  • Ensures corporate learning practices and programs are protected through incorporating established copyright and security methods
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