Curriculum Developer – Social Service Focused Trainings - Military veterans preferred

2018-10-24
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Rockville
Maryland
United States

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a leading provider of systems engineering, integration, IT service operations and support solutions, is seeking talented professionals to deliver valuable services and solutions to our customers.

 

GDIT has a great team consisting of experienced and knowledgeable managers who lead and support the career development objectives of our employees.  Our employees consider the company to be a solid partner in their career, with an abundance of opportunities for advancement.

 

We are seeking a Curriculum Developer – Social Service Focused Trainings:

Job Description:

  • Designs and develops instructional approaches and/or strategies to meet training requirements and learning objectives.
  • Conducts analysis of training and delivery method requirements.
  • Develops appropriate training objectives and test methods and designs instructionally valid training materials.
  • Ensures integrity of task analysis, training requirements, training hierarchies, instructional materials, and evaluation plans.
  • Designs and develops computer based training, web-based training, and other learning solutions.
  • Designs instructionally sound lessons in a variety of delivery methods, demonstrated through flow diagrams and storyboards.
  • Develops project plans and tracks materials and program delivery.
  • Interacts with customer and subject matter experts to ensure technical accuracy of instructional content and identify training opportunities.
  • Provides support for trainer knowledge and skill development.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Coordinates with Program Director and program staff to develop training materials and evaluation tools, managing multiple projects concurrently.
  • Participates in special projects as required.

The training program provides online and classroom based training courses to staff working at various locations nationwide in social service, residential settings. Duties include design and implementation of targeted technical assistance. The Curriculum Developer must have a strong understanding of how to design, develop, implement, and evaluate comprehensive trainings for the myriad of people who work at the sites. In addition, the Curriculum Developer will develop, direct, and prepare trainers for delivery of trainings. The Curriculum Developer will plan and accomplish production of all instructional materials, as well as identify the relationship between training deficiencies and training system modification requirements. Responsibilities include writing training materials, including tasks, learning objectives, format, organization, content, lesson maps, instructional strategies, methodologies, learning events and activities, test items, interface design and controls for Interactive Multi-Media products. This also may involve developing video and audio scripts, storyboards, graphics, data files, lesson plans, on-the-job training handbooks, and student materials. The Curriculum Developer will create evaluation tools to assess learners' previous learning levels and develop testing plans, test administrator's guide(s), and a cross reference list of test items and related learning objectives. After a training assignment, he/she will assist in formative and summative evaluations and in applying the findings for improving training and instruction.

 

Qualifications:

Experience

  • 5-8 years of related instructional development experience.

Unique/Additional Requirements

  • Clean FBI fingerprint, Child Abuse and Neglect (C/AN) and/or child protective services check required
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office, Adobe Creative Cloud applications and Google tools.
  • Experience working with diverse user groups and rapidly changing requirements content.

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Education:

Education/Equivalent

  • Requires BS/BA degree in Education or related discipline, or equivalent work experience as a curriculum designer or developer.
  • Master’s Degree preferred.