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Instructional Systems Designer in Linthicum Heights, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/4/2019

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Job Description

We have a new exciting role with one of our industry leading client's based out of their Linthicum, MD location.

This position requires an individual who possesses or can obtain a DoD Secret clearance for minimal clearance.
This position requires w2 Status, this consists of US Citizenship or Permanent Resident Alien status for the required security clearance.

For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Instructional Systems Designer:
  • Application of design methodologies including, but not limited to, the ADDIE model
  • Analyze current courseware, current learner needs and the ability to summarize these findings
  • Conduct subject matter expert interviews and lead group discussions to understand the in-depth training needs
  • Select appropriate assessment approaches, instructional strategies and available content to satisfy training needs and meet training goals
  • Design performance-focused training courseware in collaboration with technical subject matter experts for various online and in-residence environments
  • Create practical learning objectives and overall course motivation that reflect the course assessment
  • Design a cohesive course structure by sequencing and chunking learning content
  • Select effective instructional strategies and solutions, and develop into storyboards, when appropriate
  • Use sound instructional design principles to develop course-ware for adult learners in a hands-on training environment
  • Create new instructional solutions for evaluation and demonstration
  • Lead the development of instructional solutions with the assistance of subject matter experts, technical writers and graphic design/video production based on storyboards
  • Develop instructor guides to ensure consistent and effective delivery of training materials
  • Review, revise and update course materials as needed
  • Provide feedback and recommendations for improvement

Requirements for the Instructional Systems Designer:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelor's degree in instructional design or related field preferred
  • Four or more years of experience in training, education or instructional design
  • Good computer, software and multimedia skills related to program development (i.e., Moodle, Lectora and Adobe Captivate, etc.)
  • Strong interpersonal skills for interacting with team members and learners, and facilitating effective working relationships with varied levels of employees
  • Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and/or as part of a creative team
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Ability to quickly take in large amounts of information and reduce to teachable segments
  • Strong communication skills to develop training programs and procedures
  • Successful track record of prioritizing and meeting deadlines

Job ID: 315647

Keywords: Instructional Systems Designer, Moodle, Lectora, Adobe Captivate, Problem Solving Skills, DoD Secret Clearance

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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