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IT Instructional Designer/Trainer

  • Location: Atlanta, 30308
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 22 days ago

Position: IT Instructional Designer/Trainer
Location: Atlanta, GA 30308
Term: 8 months
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Adhere to the priorities, objectives, and guidance of Team Leader and IT management.
  • Utilizes the department’s style guide and branding in developing training content, assists in updating style guide as needed.
  • Participate in IT Projects to design and develop learning materials, including with the department’s 3rd party contractors.
  • Produce effective training presentations, tutorials, instructor and student guides, lesson plans/exercises in multiple media and formats suitable to course audience.
  • Create, review, and update training materials and documentation based on user feedback, classroom surveys, IT version updates, and IT support tickets.
  • Proactively and effectively communicate with Team Leader and IT management.
  • Creating engaging learning activities and compelling course content.
  • Working with subject matter experts and identifying target audience’s training needs.
  • Developing training content to meet instructional goals/objectives.
  • Create practical examples that learners can apply within their use of IT application/system in their work environment.
  • Applying tested instructional design theories, practice and methods.
  • Measure/test user knowledge retention and transfer.
  • Apply tested instructional design theories, practice and methods.
  • Create supporting material/media. (audio, video, simulations, role plays, games etc.)
  • Collect and maintain training data to support department key performance indicators.
  • Conduct training courses, customer webinars, on-site customer training, and user group sessions.
  • Establish effective relationships throughout the organization, both within IT and across business units/customers/stakeholders to identify/address gaps in user training.
  • Remain knowledgeable about the department’s IT applications and business strategies as related to training materials and courses.
  • Assist technical managers, IT developers, and specialists to explain complex technical concepts and business/data workflows to non-technical audiences.
  • Provide user training support with IT product launches and go-lives.
  • Assists in tracking, managing, and reviewing training content developed by the department’s 3rd party contractors.
  • Travel to the department’s business locations (within State of Georgia) to conduct training.
  • Ability to maintain professionalism and order within the classroom to complete course objectives.
  • Ability to adapt/respond in a dynamic, fast-paced, customer-focused IT environment characterized by rapid change, minimal lead times, and multiple competing priorities.
 
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 6 years’ of experience with course design and development
  • 6 years’ of experience/ skills with Visual design and ability to storyboard.
  • 6 years’ of experience in developing and instructing in the development of web based training.
  • 6 years’ of experience with Microsoft Office.
  • 4 years’ of experience with Web based course delivery tools such as Captivate, Camtasia, and Lectora.
  • 4 years’ of experience in IT technical training and train-the-trainer training.
  • 4 years’ of experience in developing role based end user training materials for IT applications/systems.
  • 1 year of experience maintaining courses within Learning Management System.
  • 6 years’ of experience in developing training content (e.g. user manuals, handouts, slides, exercises, and web based training)
 
Even better if you have:
  • Learning Management System work experience.
  • Developing content for workforce teaching and instruction.
  • Familiarity with ITIL or ServiceNow.
  • Ability and flexibility to travel frequently within State of Georgia.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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