Senior Instructional Designer position at Lincoln NE 68512


Senior Instructional Designer position at Voyager Learning

The Senior Instructional Designer must be results-oriented and able to direct and manage multiple projects and activities simultaneously in a dynamic environment, and capable of developing e-learning content with a strong technical understanding of all that is involved in the design, development, programming, and implementation of a highly interactive e-learning program.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Lead the instructional design team in the design aspects of the course creation processes.
  • Provide instructional design and pedagogy expertise to new and pre-existing product development.
  • Work directly with subject-matter experts to ensure the delivery of high-quality content.
  • Initiate media-rich enhancements in online courses.
  • Clearly articulate designs for the creation of visual elements and interactive multimedia to ensure that multimedia products, images, graphics, etc. meet the highest education standards.
  • Develop course material deliverables that are functional, intuitive, informative, creative, accurate, inspiring, and easy to use.
  • Identify clear expectations in regards to the course design and project development milestones.
  • Communicate course content, features, and instructional design to staff and potential customers.
  • Develop course material deliverables that are functional, intuitive, informative, creative, accurate, inspiring, and easy to use.
  • Implement instructional design standards in the form of formatting HTML pages, inserting media elements, and applying CSS styles.
  • Implement 508 standards.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Bachelor's degree; preferably in education, instructional design, or instructional technology with five or more years' experience in instructional design (equivalent experience considered).
  • Middle school or high school classroom teaching experience preferred.
  • Strong project management experience.
  • Strong knowledge base and working knowledge of instructional design principles.
  • Strong working knowledge of industry-standard Instructional Design and Web development tools, standards, and technologies (HTML, CSS, Dreamweaver, Fireworks or Photoshop, 508 compliance, Learning Management Systems, etc.).
  • Basic graphics creation experience.
  • Design and page layout expertise.
  • Sufficient generalist knowledge to be able to serve numerous content areas.
  • Knowledgeable of the pedagogical theory upon which instructional design in distance learning and hybrid courses is based.
  • Outgoing personality who likes working with people.
  • Strong interpersonal relationship skills and the ability to work with a team in a problem-solving environment.
  • Ability to maintain high energy and focus to work on deadline and juggle simultaneous projects.
  • A willingness to embrace the discovery and development of new technologies.

Preferred Skills and Abilities:

  • Familiarity with a file versioning system (CVS or Subversion).
  • Knowledge of learning management systems helpful.
  • Experience working with a variety of Web browsers.

Compensation:Competitive Base Salary + Benefits Package (Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, and Disability Coverage Available. Flexible Spending Account (FSA): Healthcare / Dependent Care, and 401K)To Apply please visit:

Posted by H. Gustav TrappManaging DirectorVaughn Alchemy GroupeDove Mountain Boulevard | Marana, Arizona | 85658415.407.9538 (C)[email protected]

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