Senior Instructional Designer

Clearance Level
Instructional Development
Fort Belvoir, Virginia

REQ#: RQ105852

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular

Primary work place will be the Defense Acquisition University (DAU) located at Fort Belvoir, VA, when COVID restrictions are lifted. Must be within telecommuting distance (less than 50 miles) to DAU in order to participate in onsite meetings several times a week.

Must be a Section 508 compliant subject matter expert and have an Instructional Designer (ISD) background and experience to be able to train DAU faculty and staff and development team on the proper techniques in developing 508 compliant formal and informal training products. Will be required to create presentations and job aids to formally present to DAU stakeholders, faculty and staff, on developing courses in the various authoring tools to meet Section 508 compliance standards. Expect regular meetings onsite at DAU once COVID restrictions are lifted.

Oversees the technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems to include development of job aids to assist DAU stakeholders and faculty with section 508 compliance instructional content development.

Oversee the analysis of employee learning needs and subject matter expert partnership.

Oversee outlining tasks for the concept for course or curriculum, defining the needs for the course, the course medium, content delivery, assessments, accompanying materials, and complementary learning approaches.

Oversee the development of learning solution documentation (e.g., storyboards, project schedules, video scripts, job aids, and courseware).

Oversee the development and monitoring metrics for evaluating training and development effectiveness.

Apply instructional design methodologies.

Excellent oral and written communication skills. Also possesses excellent interpersonal and teaching skills.

Contributes to the development of new concepts, techniques, and standards.

May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 5+ years of experience developing section 508 compliant training materials

DHS 508 trusted tester certification preferred.

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.