Senior Instructional Designer
Posted on 3/22/2024
D2L

1,001-5,000 employees

Online and in-person learning technology provider
Company Overview
D2L stands out as a global leader in the EdTech industry, with a strong commitment to transforming the learning experience for individuals of all ages. The company's competitive edge lies in its comprehensive ecosystem that supports millions of online and in-person learners, backed by a diverse and dedicated workforce that strives to humanize technology. D2L's unique approach to creating unforgettable learning experiences, coupled with their technical expertise, positions them as a compelling workplace for those passionate about education and technology.
Education
Hardware

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$168.5M

Founded

1999

Headquarters

Kitchener, Canada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

4%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Content & Writing
Content Strategy
Technical Writing
Requirements
  • Degree in Education, Adult Education or Instructional Design
  • Master's degree in Instructional Design, Instructional Technology, Education or equivalent experience
Responsibilities
  • Act as lead instructional designer on strategic courseware development programs
  • Define and document best practices and ensure alignment across project delivery team
  • Support presales efforts with current and prospective guidance to promote LCS and offer quality solutions
  • Collaborate with Learning Strategy Consultants to understand client vision, goals, learner persona, and learner experiences, to effectively support delivery teams
  • Cater training materials and course content to suit different methods of delivery (instructor-led, self-paced, synchronous, asynchronous, blended, etc.), and different business segments (K12, Higher Education, and Corporate)
  • Collaborate with clients, Subject Matter Experts (SME), and key stakeholders to conduct needs analysis and establish clear learning objectives/goals
  • Collaborate with delivery teams to drive a shared understanding of client vision/goals throughout multimedia development, navigational design, and the design of content experiences
  • Apply pedagogical theory and instructional design principles to strategy, planning, development, and design
  • Triage client requests, set priorities, and suggest custom solutions that fit within project scope
  • Collect, review, and revise course content from clients and ensure it best supports learning objectives/client vision
  • Develop course content while leveraging the features and functionality of Brightspace
  • Monitor progress and communicate roadblocks through regular touchpoints and emails with client and internal Project Managers
  • Collaborate with project team to address roadblocks and find efficiencies
  • Other duties as assigned