Instructional Designer

Consulting United States


Instructional Designer

Remote – US



The Opportunity:

Anthology offers the largest EdTech ecosystem on a global scale, supporting over 150 million users in 80 countries. Our mission is to provide dynamic, data-informed experiences to the global education community so that learners and educators can achieve their goals.  



We believe in the power of a truly diverse and inclusive workforce. As we expand globally, we are committed to making diversity, inclusion, and belonging a foundational part of not only our hiring practices but who we are as a company. 



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The Anthology Global Client Experience Content Development team is focused on building and executing the curriculum development projects for online teaching. As Instructional Designer, you will support the building and execution of the curriculum development project. 



Primary responsibilities will include: 

  • Designing and developing instructional programs for online teaching 
  • Using multi-media tools to develop highly engaging courses  
  • Analyzing client needs and identifying course design solutions that align to these needs
  • Applying instructional design principals and methodologies for better learning experience 
  • Working with cross functional teams to scope requirements and objectives and deliver projects 
  • Owning accountability for the quality of all deliverables 
  • Becoming an expert and a resource for the project team on all related content 
  • This role requires occasional travel 



The Candidate 

Required skills/qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field (Instructional Design, Communications, Marketing, English, Journalism, Adult Education and Curriculum Design) or equivalent experience 
  • Minimum 2 years of prior relevant experience 
  • Professional experience designing and developing instructional materials
  • Professional experience designing and developing online courses utilizing rich media and accessible from mobile devices
  • Advanced skills in PowerPoint, Captivate, Camtasia, or similar content development tools
  • Exceptional writing skills and ability to master technical content 
  • Ability to apply adult learning principles to course design  
  • Experience serving in a client-facing role 



Preferred skills/qualifications:  

  • Demonstrated proficiency with SCORM, HTML5, Web 2.0, Universal Design, and/or ADA/Section508
  • Experience collaborating with Graphic Artists and Creative Developers 
  • Demonstrated ability to develop content that provokes engagement
  • Experience working with learning management systems 
  • Experience building online communities, social learning



This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time.   


Blackboard is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, protected military/veteran status, or any other legally protected factor.  



This position is not available for candidates residing in the following states: CO, CA, MA