The Instructional Designer or Learning Architect role at MindTickle, goes beyond the traditional instructional design or content developer role. You would be expected to not only develop content, but to own the end-to-end project life-cycle including client management, storyboarding, visualization, content development & delivery. So, if this sounds like your cup of tea, we’d like to hear from you! (our office tea is pretty amazing too!)
As an Instructional Designer, you will:
● Structure, chunk and/or re-create existing customer content into material suitable for bite-sized learning
● Design and develop engaging content, primarily using tools like PowerPoint, Camtasia, Goanimate, amongst others
● Create project estimates and ensure timely delivery
● Work directly with internal and external stakeholders owning the project right up to its delivery
● Develop best practices on content creation for distributed and on-the-go sales teams
● Evaluate the effectiveness of existing sales content to identify emerging patterns
Here are examples of other things that you could work on:
● Organizing office parties and events
● Being a part of office band or football team or creating your own club
● Raiding office kitchen for delicious food & snacks
● Learning about SaaS start-ups and other functions
What we think it takes to succeed as a learning architect:
● Desire and curiosity to learn both technical and soft skills
● Minimum 2-3 years of corporate work experience
● 1 - 3 years of experience as an instructional designer, content developer or content designer.
But if you think you have chops to learn, it doesn’t matter.
● Must have experience of developing and designing content using PowerPoint
● Experience/knowledge in usage of authoring tools will certainly get you noticed
● Excellent written and oral communication skills with an eye for detail
● Ability to structure content and good visualization skills
● Pro activeness and an attitude to own & drive projects from ideation to final deployment.
● Ability to prioritize, schedule and meet deadlines