Instructional Designer

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon Professional Services is looking for an Instructional Designer for their Troy, MI office. This position reports to a Lead Instructional Designer as a member of a cross-functional team and is responsible for the design and development of training materials and courseware produced for various industries. Using adult theory and instructional design principles and concepts, learning is delivered in an increasing variety of media platforms effectively ensuring our customers learning objectives are being met. Limited travel to support development and validation of course materials may be required.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum two years' experience designing and developing courseware in a professional environment
  • Experience applying the ADDIE model for eLearning, Virtual Classroom, and Instructor-Led media
  • Proven ability to research content and glean information from technical, soft skill, and business documentation, engineering personnel, or other technical subject matter experts to design the appropriate learning solution
  • Ability to organize and lay out content visually, including detailed graphic design instructions
  • Intermediate level software skills in MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Experience in using the latest development tools, such as, Captivate, Articulate, and Adobe products

Desired Skills:
  • Experience developing across several platforms such as Web, Interactive Distance Learning (IDL), Virtual Classroom Training (VCT) and/or Instructor-Led hands-on training
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously while meeting schedule, cost and quality controls
  • Excellent writing skills (use of language, grammar, spelling, organizing content)
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of professionals across multiple functions to ensure project requirements are met
  • Must be able to perform design/development duties with minimal coaching while adhering to pre-established guidelines

Required Education:
  • Bachelor's degree in Instructional Design, English, or a related field is required

  • This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
  • This position requires the successful candidate to report to the Troy, Michigan office Monday through Friday, relocation assistance is not available.

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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.