DigitaliBiz Communications Education, Learning and Training Specialist in Cambridge, Massachusetts
DIGITALiBiz, Inc. (iBiz) is an information technology (IT) and business consulting small business providing next-generation solutions to federal government customers. Our mission is to maximize the use of IT systems, business process engineering, research, analysis, and customer-focused best practices to implement vision and innovation that works. Our experience developing effective, scalable, and usable IT and program management solutions help solve our customers real-world business problems. Founded in 2002, iBiz is headquartered in Rockville, MD and has been recognized as a Washington Post 2015 and 2016 Top Workplace and 2018 and 2019 Best Places to Work awardee by the Washington Business Journal. If you enjoy the challenge of a fast-paced environment with friendly people who are truly driven to achieve superior results, iBiz is for you!
The Education, Learning, and Training Specialist/Curriculum Developer will work as part of a team to design and develop a variety of educational and assessment materials aligned with Transportation Safety. The position will require creative and strategic skills, as well as increased resourcefulness, the ability to collaborate effectively within a team-oriented environment, and the ability to share in the collective team vision. The Education, Learning, and Training Specialist will be the liaison between client and technical teams and drive innovative solutions, leveraging best practices and practical education, learning, and training practices.
Duties and responsibilities include:
Perform education-based need assessments to determine necessary requirements for delivering proper education
Contribute to Education, Learning, and Training (ELT) planning and scoping for new projects
Design and develop training curriculum and content for end-users, including self-paced, web-based, and/or instructor led and Interactive Distance Learning (IDL) training, utilizing educational materials such as:
Tutorials for various training topics
Demonstrate proficiencies in one or more of the following applications: Adobe Connect, Articulate Storyline, Camtasia
Use style and procedure guides to ensure consistency across content
Collaborate and proactively engage with teammates and cross-functional teams to effectively translate highly technical language into language end-users can easily understand and digest
Serve as a liaison between the project technical teams, communications team, and training and education team to ensure fluidity, collaboration, and coordination
Review and provide feedback on assessment items and instructional support material
Required Skills, Education, Certifications and Experience
Bachelor's degree in one of the functional specialties and a minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience, or;
Master’s degree in one of the functional specialties and a minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience, or;
Eight (8) years of relevant experience
Experience using one or more of the following applications: Adobe Connect, Articulate Storyline, Camtasia
Demonstrates a commitment to delivering high-quality holistic education, learning, and training materials and possesses a passion for doing so
Strong leadership, negotiation, and influencer skills
Strong analytical, decision-making, and problem-solving skills, with the ability to think creatively and critically
Effective communication skills (verbal & written) with external clients and internal teams
Experience presenting, delivering training, and public speaking
Self-motivated, and flexible with willingness to learn
Experience working under minimal supervision or with uncertainty
Strong sense of accountability and willingness to take ownership of projects
Proven experience managing stakeholder expectations to meet critical deadlines
Ability to manage and keep track of multiple tasks across different projects
3+ years of experience in at least one aspect of training design, development, or delivery
5+ years of experience in curriculum and assessment writing
Understanding of the adult learning principles
Transportation experience is nice to have
Physical requirements for this position
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to work remaining in a stationary position, often standing or sitting for prolonged periods; Repeating motions that may include the wrists, hands and/or fingers. Must be able to lift 20 lbs or greater.
DIGITALiBIZ, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, creed, national origin or ancestry, religious persuasion, marital status, political belief, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, status as a veteran, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws (collectively any “Protected Basis”).
If you are in need of Reasonable Accommodations, please Contact Diane Reed at (240) 252-2955 email@example.com. She will be able to address this need.
Job ID 2021-2742
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