Lead Instructional Designer

Job Type :
Full Time
Location :

Empower is a capacity building organization and has worked in over 100 countries, across multiple languages to strengthen the institutional and HR capacity of global health & humanitarian programs through online courses and face-to-face workshops. Empower's multi-disciplinary team specializes in developing digital Learning & Development (L&D) solutions. Our mission is to transform the way people LEARN, WORK and SAVE LIVES through DIGITAL LEARNING/p>

  • Learning Design - Sound knowledge on instructional design principles & methodologies (ADDIE/Blooms taxonomy, Gagnes model etc.)
  • Storyboarding – Sound knowledge & skills on visual & textual storyboarding. Translating the raw video footage into an accessible and engaging series of videos.
  • Visualization – using visual medium to convey ideas and enhance learning - creating visual representations of concepts, ensuring visual consistency and harmony in the videos.
  • Sound knowledge on instructional design process, Curriculum Design & learning need analysis.
  • Preferred knowledge & skills on Articulate Storyline 360.
  • Knowledge of web and mobility applications with industry standards for design, development and deployment.
  • Video reviews – checking the quality of videos received from the video editors.
  • Significant exp. with ILT/WBT development is highly preferred for the position.
  • Work with subject matter experts to identify the target audiences learning needs. Handle SME co-ordination independently.
  • Good instructional design methodology, including adult learning theory, interactive activities, and competency-based evaluations to produce high quality, interactive learning solutions.
  • Develop appropriate learning activities based on training designs and learning objectives
  • Develop Storyboards and visualize concepts
  • Create high-level and low-level design for L1-L3 projects.
Qualification :
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Educational Tech, Instructional Design, Mass Communication, or Journalism. An MBA degree is highly desirable.
  • Specialized knowledge: Instructional design, online learning, video-based learning, mobile learning.
  • Other characteristics: team player, ability to work in a global, virtual team, Prior experience in a startup environment will be helpful, innovative, attention to detail, ability to grasp technical concepts and simplify them visually, and an inclination towards understanding academic content.
  • Professional certification: Instructional design, video editing a plus
  • Experience: At least 10 years work experience in a fast paced, growth environment in a similar role
Eligibility :
  • Overall 12 to 15 years of experience in Instructional Design, Learning strategy.
  • Exp. of working in e-learning industry and healthcare projects desirable
  • Advance awareness of storyline360
  • Innovative content presentation skills
Desired characteristics
  • Team player
  • Ability to work in agile methodology
  • Ability to grasp technical concepts and simplify them visually
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Innovative
  • Attention to detail