WIN-T Inc 2 Instructional Designer

2018-09-12
General Dynamics Mission Systems (https://gdmissionsystems.com/careers/)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Taunton
Massachusetts
United States

Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Education, Instructional Design, Instructional Technology or related field; or equivalent experience is required
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is preferred at time of hire. Candidates must be able to obtain a Secret clearance within a reasonable amount of time from date of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a WIN-T Inc 2 Instructional Designer. The position provides an opportunity to enhance the performance and profitability of an organization that supports some of our nation?s fundamental defense services. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
Designs and develops technical training curriculum for customer base
Ensures that training courses address all levels of customers in the use of company products/services
Designs course outlines, gathering supporting technical documentation and developing course workbooks and trainer notes
Interfaces with engineering and logistics to develop specifications for course content
Assesses customer needs for future course development
Designs and develops training products by applying Analysis, Design, Develop, Implement and Evaluate (ADDIE) methodology
Designs and develops training products by applying the principles of Instructional Systems
Design (ISD), Adult Learning Theory, and modern Instructional Strategies
Develops training products by applying the appropriate standards, specifications, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the instructional development life cycle
Follows the strategies and processes of project management to plan, develop, maintain, verify and validate training products
Completes assigned training projects within budgetary and scheduling guidelines
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Clear understanding of instructional design
Clear understanding of principals Instructional Systems Design as they relate to the development of training products and/or training for the company's products and related services
Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors
Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions
Creative, innovative responsibilities requiring decision-making skills
Individual contributor - not a supervisor position
Clear understanding of Principals Instructional Systems Design as they relate to the development of training products and/or training for the company's products and related services
Clear understanding of the ADDIE development model and Adult Learning Theory
Clear understanding of processes to analyze technical information and interpret it into useable instructions for the intended audience
Ability to track work accomplished to baseline plans to ensure rate of work completion is sufficient to meet schedules
Ability to evaluate quality of work products to ensure satisfaction of customer requirements











Company Overview
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran