Instructional Designer/Trainer

Clearance Level
El Paso, Texas

REQ#: RQ134223

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

As an instructional designer with GDIT, you will be responsible for designing and developing training programs using proven adult learning methodologies and techniques. This includes designing and developing engaging learning activities and compelling course content that enhances retention and knowledge transfer. If you enjoy directing structured adult learning activities, you will find this role to be both rewarding and challenging.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conducts on-site and/or in-house training classes, demonstrations, simulation exercises and discussion groups for customers and/or employees
  • Collaborates with subject matter experts to identify audience’s training needs
  • Creates instructional goals and content that supports goals by applying tested instructional design theories, practice, and methods
  • Creates visual aids (audio, video, simulations, e-learning modules, role plays, games, tests, etc)
  • Facilitates training classes and develops criteria for evaluating effectiveness of training activities
  • Stays abreast of training and development research: learning theory, motivation theory, and new materials, methods, and techniques
  • Evaluates and/or oversees contractors or vendors to develop and/or administer training programs
  • Identifies best method of training delivery based upon training needs

What you must have:

  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent
  • Two or more years of experience with adult learning techniques and creating lesson plans and curriculum
  • Two or more years of experience managing a Learning Management System
  • Basic HTML and Flash programming knowledge
  • MUST be a US citizen, per contract
  • Ability to obtain and maintain Secret clearance
  • Advanced proficiently in MS PowerPoint and MS Project

Even better if you have:

  • Training or Instructional Design certification
  • Experience with content development software such as Adobe Articulate
  • Visual design skills and experience creating storyboards
  • Service Desk or Contact Center Experience
  • ITIL 4 and/or HDI SCA certification(s)

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.