Instructional Designer

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Details: Posted on: 13th December 2017

  • Company Name: Al Tayer Group
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Monthly Salary: Unspecified
  • Job Role: Instructional Designer
  • Minimum Work Experience: 2-5 Years
  • Minimum Education Level: Bachelors Degree
  • Listed By: Employer
  • Career Level: Mid-level


Reports to: Learning & Change Manager

BU/Department: Retail- Change, Communications & Learning / Human Resources

Job Purpose

The Instructional Designer is responsible for delivering engaging, effective online/ digital learning experiences and blended approaches that will help our business enhance their workforces, manage compliance, and advance their careers. The instructional designer is a member of the Change, Communication & Learning team who will partner to deliver relevant learning content that develops skills and competencies and changes behaviours. A strong understanding of digital technologies, future learning methodologies and knowledge of the changing nature of learning delivery will be highly desirable.

The successful candidate is a dynamic, creative learning professional with a background in instructional design and a track record of successfully leading the design and development of complex, forward-looking, multi-media rich, e-learning/ blended experiences.

Key Responsibilities

Collaborating with the Learning & Change Manager to refine and implement a structured process for the design and development of online and digital learning experiences

Crafting design documents and/or storyboards that capture and communicate the instructional-design approach to a given course, identify the media types in which various learning objects will be rendered, etc.

Collaborating with subject-matter experts (SMEs) and developmental editors to structure and shape content in accordance with the instructional design

Collaborating with graphic designers, HTML5 developers, audio-video engineers, and other media specialists to produce and render course content in its various media types

Providing thought leadership regarding instructional design, development, and delivery of cutting-edge e-learning and digital learning solutions and blended learning solutions.

Oversee the design and development, quality control of learning content through the Axonify Platform.

Job Skills


Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in education technology required.


3-5 years of experience directly related to the design and development of complex, multimedia-rich, e-learning experiences

Functional Skills

Thorough knowledge and understanding of adult learning theory

Thorough knowledge and understanding of contemporary tools and trends related to education technology, LMSs, mobile learning, blended learning, socially networked learning, synchronous and asynchronous forms of technology-mediated learning, and the innovative use of video, audio, illustration, animation, and other forms of multimedia in e-learning

Ability to apply thought leadership to guide the evolution of Al Tayers e-learning courseware through Axonify (Evolve) a gamification mobile learning platform.

Thorough understanding of best practices regarding UI and UX design as they apply to e-learning courseware

Proven ability to oversee the design and development of e-learning courseware that meets the pre-licensure, compliance, and professional-development needs of both B2B and B2C customers and clients

Ability to manage several concurrent course-development projects at various stages of development

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Familiarity with various course-development tools and environments—for example: Lectora, Articulate, Captivate, Raptivity, etc.

Ability to guide the implementation of Mastery and Fluency in targeted learning programs

Consulting and Listening

Strong team spirit and relationship skills

Networking and influencing

Strong organizational skills

Good drive for initiative and a pro-active spirit

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