Instructional Designer with Programming and Graphics Experience

General Dynamics Information Technology Newport, Rhode Island 02840
JOB ID: 2018-38027 3/2/2018 6:24:12 AM




Job Description

Designs and develops instructional approaches and interactive courseware to meet training requirements.

1. Designs and develops instructional approaches and/or strategies to meet training requirements.

2. Conducts analysis of training requirements and media requirements.

3. Develops appropriate training objectives and test methods and designs instructionally valid training materials.

4. Ensures integrity of task analysis, training requirements, training hierarchies, instructional materials, and evaluation plans.

5. Designs and develops computer based training, web-based training, electronic performance support systems and other technology-based learning solutions.

6. Develops flow diagrams and storyboards.

7. Designs instructionally sound lessons in a variety of delivery media.

8. Interacts with customer and subject matter experts to ensure technical accuracy of instructional content.

9. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced personnel, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

10. May serve as a technical team or task leader.

11. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

12. Participates in special projects as required.

Should have a minimum of six (6) years’ experience with Naval terminology.

The candidate will work onsite at the Surface Warfare Officers School in Newport, RI, The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day oversight of assigned functional areas to coordinate and manage the development and maintenance of curricula and to ensure schedules and standards are met.

Responsibilities may also include individual production work, such as test development or course updates.

Excellent written communication skills are a requirement of employment.

Candidate must be a US citizen with an active Security clearance.

Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision.


1. Bachelor's Degree in Education or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience as a curriculum designer or developer.

2. Master's Degree preferred


1. 8-10 years of related instructional design and development experience.
2. Must be capable of HTML editing.
3. Must have solid skills using Photoshop, PowerPoint and other Micosoft Office products.
4. Working knowledge of JavaScript and Flash animations.
5. Should know how to re-engineer from shockwave flash.
6. Navy background mandatory.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


Location: Newport, RI - Rhode Island