Instructional Design Specialist

Arizona State University
Job Description
  • Orchestrates the design, development and delivery of online course content, materials, interactive and multimedia technology-driven components, and other support materials consistent with established design and development processes to ensure flexibility and reusability.
  • Builds course materials in technically demanding environments like Open edX or other emerging LMS systems.
  • Coordinates production of instructional materials with subject matter expert (SME), graphic artists and multimedia developers; consults with clients on course design projects.
  • Develops and disseminates course design standards to ensure all new or updated course masters comply with all existing design standards.
  • Develops course syllabus and storyboards including, but not limited to: sequence of instructional concepts, required media, tutorials and assignments.
  • Edits guides and other instructional materials for grammar, clarity, consistency and accuracy of content.
  • Provides consultation for faculty in educational design of online delivered curriculum; builds and maintains site for course deployment.
  • Develops and/or maintains online web-based resources such as tutorials, reference material, design standards, content resources, templates, and tools for instructional development.
  • Works collaboratively with developers; editing, reviewing and evaluating course content; assisting with embedding and formatting learning objects; and providing quality assurance testing for courses and post production work; adapts course materials for online delivery.
  • Applies adult learning theory with instructional design methodology while utilizing appropriate technology to develop and design courses.
  • Remains abreast of technology directions, initiatives and trends within scope of expertise to provide ideas, guidance and recommendations.
  • Assumes or coordinates other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Instructional Design, Instructional Technology, or a related area. Three years instructional design; excellent editing, writing and communication skills; Blackboard or similar course management experience; project management experience.

Application Deadline
10/9/17, 3pm (Arizona time)