Randstad Instructional Designer in Bedford, Massachusetts

Instructional Designer

job details:

  • location:Bedford, MA

  • salary:$35 - $45 per hour

  • date posted:Saturday, February 9, 2019

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temporary

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:S_730149

  • questions:jacqueline.otis@randstadusa.com858-410-8000

job description

Instructional Designer

Randstad is seeking an Instructional Designer for a four month contract assignment at one of its biotechnology clients in Bedford, MA. This client is a leading developer, manufacturer, and supplier of premium molecular diagnostic products and services that are used to diagnose human diseases, screen donated human blood, and aid in biomedical research. You will work in an atmosphere that is stimulating, innovative, and customer focused.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with subject matter experts to identify learning needs and objectives

  • Analyze and apply trends and best practices in learning technologies and instructional design

  • Devise modes of assessment, such as tests or quizzes, to measure the effectiveness of the training

  • Maintain project documentation and course folders

  • Design a variety of instructional materials for traditional instructor-led courses, online programs, web-based learning aids or products, and other programs as needed

  • Develop course materials based on information provided by technical subject matter experts which may include facilitator and participant guides, presentation materials and handouts

  • Propose exercises and activities that enhance the learning process

  • Create supporting material/media (audio, video, simulations, role plays, games etc.)

  • Recommend changes to existing courses, including technology or instructional methods, to better adhere to delivery options for the course

  • Attends SME meetings to develop course objectives, content, learner activities, and exercises

  • Attend train-the-trainer and pilot offerings; and revise course materials as needed

  • Design, edit, and produce learning materials in a variety of formats including print, graphics, audio, video, animation and multimedia to support learning, performance improvements, and field needs.

  • Provide assistance to teammates in technology tools and methods, use of instructional software, and effective use of multimedia

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:

  • Experience with Articulate 360 (Rise, Storyline, Review), Camtasia, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, and SnagIt

  • Knowledge of layout, typography, color, and other graphic design fundamentals

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience working with Cornerstone or similar learning management systems

Education:

Bachelors

Experience:

Experienced

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • Advanced degree or certification in Instructional Design is a plus

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in Learning & Development with an emphasis on Instructional Design, learning trends, and program effectiveness. -Experience in medical device industry is a plus.

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