Mid-Level or Senior Instructional Designer (Server)
Annapolis Junction, MD
Belay Technologies has been voted Baltimore Business Journal's (BBJ) Best Places to Work 2019, runner up in 2020 and a finalist in 2021!
Belay Technologies is seeking a Mid-level or Senior Instructional Designer. An Instructional Designer (Server) is needed to join a high performing agile team using the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) methodology to support a nationally significant and fast-paced program. Program execution follows DEVOPS best practices and employs robust development, test and production environments. We are using Behavior Driven Development (BDD) and test automation tools alongside a full suite of team collaboration tools. The program provided system engineering, development, test, integration and operational support. The multi-year program is focused on injecting new technology and adding advanced capabilities while continuing to support an on-going mission and operational system.
Candidates should have the following qualifications:
TS/SCI with full scope polygraph is required.
Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016 along with Server Core administration experience.
Linux system administration experience.
High level of proficiency with MS Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
Strong writing and editing skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with technical staff.
Ability to multi-task, self-assign work, and function in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in Instructional Systems Design, Instructional Technology, Adult Learning, Curriculum Design or a related field.
At least 5+ years of experience in platform delivery and development.
Familiarity with complex network systems, to include firewalls, Load Balancers, NIDS, NAT, PAT, VPC and complex ACLs on multiple hardware architectures including Cisco Nexus and Cisco Catalyst lines.
Experience troubleshooting IT systems and networks.
Experience managing training projects and teaching hands-on technology courses.
Experience developing technical publications such as requirements specifications, user manuals, technical manuals, training manuals, and other documents for end users.
Candidates are required to have the following skills: Job Summary:
The selected candidate will work with an experienced training team to develop and deliver certifiable training for adult learners.
Collaborate with other ISDs/Training Developers to design and develop classroom learning solutions to prepare students to carry out their mission working with a multi-node rack mounted server system.
Conduct competency-based platform training that incorporates multiple instructional technologies.
Consult with subject-matter experts to determine instructional requirements, analyze server systems and components, adapt engineering references, and implement training solutions.
Collaborate with technical writers and web managers to prepare and deliver a variety of training products.
Develop and maintain WCI products.
Plan, design, and deliver learning strategies based on a blended-learning strategy.
Instruct adult learners.
Evaluate instructional programs, course content, and instructional methodologies.
Analyze learning objectives against program requirements, and coordinate data gathering and processing for various levels of evaluation and assessment.
Develop job aides for users, subject matter experts, and instructors who may be new to the targeted technology.
Develop and maintain WCI content and Lesson Plans.
Belay Technologies is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business located in Columbia Maryland. Belay specializes in systems automation and full stack development. Belay Technologies provides leading technology and engineering solutions to the DoD, as well as state-of-the-art commercial products. We hire software engineers, web designers, test engineers, systems engineers, systems administrators, database engineers and other tech services.
Perks and Benefits:
8 weeks paid leave - 4 weeks of personal leave, 3 Yay! days, take off on your birthday,11 paid holidays and optional leave up to 6 days through Belay's volunteer program
10% matching in 401(k) contributions vested on day one
$5,000 annual training/tuition
Student Loan Repayment Program
100% company funded HSA
Rich medical coverage (100% coinsurance)
Dental coverage including orthodontia
Up to $420,000 in life insurance, premiums 100% company funded
Amazon Prime, gym reimbursement, monthly lunches, games and prizes
Pet adoption program, generous referral bonus program, fun events, and more!
We are a certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business in the Baltimore/Washington area, and we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Key words: Full Clearance, Fort Meade, SDVOSB, Service-disabled veteran owned small business, DoD, full scope