Sutter Health Instructional Designer in Salt Lake City, Utah

Serving as Sutter Physician Services’ online learning expert, this professional supports the organization in the design, development, and coordination of implementing best-in-class eLearning strategies and curricula, and directly manages related projects. This position provides instructional design expertise to create interactive online content enhancing the effectiveness of organizational learning initiatives for SPS employees, business partners and clients.

The instructional designer will create original interactive learning solutions, maintain and revise existing online learning content and provide recommendations and support on converting existing instructor-led training content into self-directed learning materials. The instructional designer will apply innovative and creative strategies using various authoring and design tools.

S/he will be responsible for engaging in the full instructional design and development cycle, and will also be responsible for using and recommending technology-based tools to improve the instructional integrity of all training materials. The individual must remain current on training industry trends and incorporate them into online solutions as appropriate.

The instructional designer will work collaboratively with the Training Teams to plan, design, develop and maintain online course materials and self-directed learning solutions. They will lead efforts in re-visioning of courses and course segments to electronic delivery methods. This position also assists with the collection and management of relevant program and training data.

A. Education

  1. Bachelor's Degree in training, education, instructional design or related field OR related experience of 3 years in either corporate training and development OR instructional/curriculum design position

  2. Certification in Adult Learning and/or Instruction Design a plus

B. Experience

  1. Two plus years or equivalent experience working in an instructional design role;

  2. Two plus years experience in classroom based training design in a corporate or adult learning environment preferred

  3. Experience in web based training in a corporate or similar environment preferred

  4. Experience with adult learning theories, interactive training, e-learning design principles, and on demand instruction and evaluation methods

  5. Expertise in needs assessment, research, design, and validation

  6. Experience with creating and organizing content for use with a Learning Management System (LMS).

  7. Experience building engaging, effective online learning programs and tools using current and successful strategies

  8. Experience working with content subject matter experts from training, operations and administrative teams to complete projects

  9. Experienced internal consulting or client management skills.

C. Knowledge

  1. Knowledge of copyright laws and intellectual property standards, rules, and regulations and ADA standards in online course delivery are essential.

  2. Experience and familiarity with Enterprise 2.0 technologies (wikis, blogs, SharePoint, social networks, etc.)

  3. Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

D. Skills:

  1. Excellent written communication skills, including scripting and editing

  2. Strong analytical skills including attention to detail and the ability to follow, critically evaluate and improve upon current processes.

  3. Demonstrate effective interpersonal, influence, collaboration and listening skills with staff, leadership, business partners and clients

  4. Excellent project management skills including time management, organization and prioritization in efforts to coordinate several projects simultaneously

  5. Must have the ability to troubleshoot e-learning content and assist in resolving issues with deployed content

  6. Demonstrated strong customer service orientation along with the ability to effectively interact and problem solve with diverse groups of individuals.

  7. Comprehensive, demonstrated use of authoring tools, such as Adobe eLearning Suite products (e.g. Captivate, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, etc.), Audition, Flash, and and/or other related tools to support engaging content

  8. Must be able to design creatively within branding guidelines, templates and style guide parameters

Organization: *Sutter Physician Services

Title: Instructional Designer

Location: Utah-Salt Lake City-Salt Lake City

Requisition ID: SPS-1714510

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.