Instructional Designer

Basis:

Permanent - Full Time

Area of Interest:

Human Resources

Location:

Las Vegas, NV, USA

Who we are

Geotab is a global leader in IoT and connected transportation and certified “Great Place to Work.” We are a company of diverse and talented individuals who work together to help businesses grow and succeed, and increase the safety and sustainability of our communities.

Geotab is advancing security, connecting commercial vehicles to the internet and providing web-based analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and Marketplace, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, allows both small and large businesses to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with their other data assets. Processing billions of data points a day, Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to improve productivity, optimize fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety and achieve strong compliance to regulatory changes.

Our team is growing and we’re looking for people who follow their passion, think differently and want to make an impact. Ours is a fast paced, ever changing environment. Geotabbers accept that challenge and are willing to take on new tasks and activities - ones that may not always be described in the initial job description. Join us for a fulfilling career with opportunities to innovate, great benefits, and our fun and inclusive work culture. Reach your full potential with Geotab. To see what it’s like to be a Geotabber, check out our blog and follow us @InsideGeotab on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook.

Who you are

We are always seeking amazing talent who can deliver results! We are actively seeking an Instructional Designer to work in our Learning Center. The Learning Center Team produces educational materials and experiences for customers, clients and employees. If you can create effective blended learning solutions and love helping people succeed, we would love to hear from you!

What you’ll do:

As Instructional Designer at Geotab, you will design and create learning experiences for employee on-boarding and continual learning. You will identify and analyze the skills, performance, knowledge, and attitude gaps of the learning audience to create the most effective learning materials. In this role, you will meet with Senior Management Executives and other stakeholders to build sound content, assessments, and work product. You will develop that work product into e-Learning assets for use in the Learning Management System (LMS), in the classroom, or in another setting, as determined by the Manager of e-Learning Design and Development.

How you’ll make an impact
  • Create engaging learning activities and compelling course content that enhances retention and transfer of knowledge.

  • Analyze needs to determine effective learning solutions that address knowledge and/or performance gaps in the target audience.

  • State instructional end goals and create content that matches them.

  • Visualize instructional graphics, the user interface and the finished product.

  • Conduct instructional research and analysis on learners and contexts.

  • Research and implement best practices for instructional design principles.

  • Provide exercises and activities that enhance the learning process.

  • Create supporting material/media (audio, video, simulations, role plays, games etc).

  • Develop criteria used to judge learner’s performance and develop assessment methods to measure effectiveness of courses/curriculum.

  • Maintain project documentation and reports on progress of scheduled projects.

What you’ll bring to this role
  • Post-Secondary Diploma/Degree specialization in instructional design, educational technology, multimedia design, curriculum development or a related field highly valued.

  • Professional certification in instructional design with a focus on adult education.

  • 5-8 years of experience in instructional design and with instructional technology.

  • Excellent knowledge of learning theories and instructional design models.

  • Lesson and curriculum planning skills.

  • 5-8 years experience with webinars and virtual classroom design and software.

  • Solid knowledge of course development software and at least one Learning Management System.

  • Ability to write effective copy, instructional text, audio scripts/video scripts.

  • Experience working within a technical or engineering organization/knowledge of the high-technology industry is an asset.

  • Highly organized and able to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including comfort with delivering presentations and training.

  • Must stay relevant to technology and should have the flexibility to adapt to the growing technology and market demands.

  • A strong team-player with the ability to engage with all levels of the organization.

  • Technical competence using software programs, including, but not limited to, Google Suite for business (Sheets, Docs, Slides).

  • Entrepreneurial mindset and comfortable in a flat organization.

Why job seekers choose Geotab

Work from home and flex work arrangements

Baby bonus

Home office reimbursement program

Online learning and networking opportunities

Electric vehicle purchase incentive program

Full medical benefits & 4% 401k company matching RSP (full-time employees only)

How we work

At Geotab, we understand that the world is always changing and that we need to change with it. Geotab has adopted a hybrid model for working, including a flexible work from home program, with the opportunity to work in our safe, clean offices. When working from home, you are required to have a reliable internet connection with at least 50mb DL/10mb UL. Virtual work is supported with cloud-based applications, collaboration tools and asynchronous working. The health and safety of employees are a top priority. We encourage work-life balance and keep the Geotab culture going strong with online social events, chat rooms and gatherings. Join us and help reshape the future of technology!

Geotab provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Geotab complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Geotab expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Geotab's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge. Click here to learn more about what happens with your personal data.

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