Senior Instructional Designer Flat World Knowledge
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Flat World is looking to add to their learning team! We are seeking an experienced Instructional Designer to help us in analyzing, designing, and developing curriculum for a mobile-first learning platform. Candidates must be based in Austin, Texas and can expect to travel between 10-30% of the time.
An ideal candidate will have experience with curriculum mapping, needs analysis, close work with subject matter experts, and designing and developing creative instructional elements for various environments.
Perform learner, task, and content analysis
Design and develop authentic instructional experiences for undergraduate-level courses
Integrate technology into curriculum, including social learning networks and adaptive learning engines
Inform the development of platforms in mobile and non-PC formats
Collaborate with faculty and staff to convert existing courses into competency-based, interactive learning
Develop competency assessments based on courses and learning objectives
Our people drive our institutions?, professors? and, ultimately, our students? success. Our team goes the extra mile for students to benefit, and as such we provide competitive pay (commensurate with experience), aggressive compensation packages and continued training. We pay 80% of your medical benefits, paid time off, and the opportunity to truly make higher education more affordable and sustainable.
Desired Skills and Experience
Curriculum and course development
Ability to work independently and on a team
Our ideal candidate will have, at a minimum a(n):
Master?s degree ? Education or Instructional Design
Passion for student success and challenging the status quo in higher education
Excitement and interest in creating educational experiences that are engaging and motivating
Expectation of fanatical customer service (you love Zappos, Uber or ZipCar, etc.)
?Will-do? attitude and willingness to ensure professor or instructor delight
Ability to work independently with little supervision
Strong sense of self motivation with excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Commitment to being a team player with the ability to prioritize and thrive in a fast paced environment
About this company
Flat World Knowledge is passionate about helping college students gain the knowledge they need to achieve their educational goals.
Using technology to foster student and institutional success are central to our mission at Flat World Knowledge. Our innovative technology and expertly authored content offers institutions a new approach to solving some of the most critical issues facing higher education today: affordability, access, and increasing student success.
As a pioneer in 21st century educational publishing, Flat World Knowledge revolutionized the textbook industry by leveraging technology and efficiency improvements to provide customized content delivery at radically reduced costs. With our experience in education technology, we are expanding to develop customized learning platforms at the institutional level.
Our headquarters is based in 1776dc.com, a platform to reinvent America by connecting the hottest startups in the world with the assets of the most powerful city on Earth. All coming together in one place a few blocks from the White House. We also have an office in Manhattan, NY minutes from Grand Central Station.
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