Job Description

  Instructional System Design Consultant 




Duty Location: McLean, VA 


FLSA Classification: Full Time, exempt 








Company Description 


The Buffalo Group, LLC is a well-respected, employee focused company. TBG is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive salaries, great benefits, and a professional work environment. The Management philosophy of promoting from within is designed to enhance your personal career growth. 




Position Summary 


TBG is seeking an Instructional System Design Consultant to join the Strategy and Organizational Management group assisting our client within the WMA in the full spectrum of training and development. This position would include developing and delivering both in-person and virtual training, as well as providing recommendations on overarching training strategy 




Principle Responsibilities of the Position:  


· Maintain quality and ensure responsiveness of applications. 


· Supports the client on a variety of projects including preliminary design, management and oversight, research and development and coordination.  


· Recommend learning solutions and learning modalities based on analysis of learning goals, organizational and technological constraints, and budget and schedule considerations. 


· Use a variety of learning modalities to optimize learning experiences. 


· Organize complex information into hierarchies, flows, taxonomies, or other structures to clearly convey information to learners. 


· Develop conceptual documents and other documentation to support learning solutions. 


· Develop learning solution documentation (e.g., storyboards, job aids, design plan documents) 


· Consult with stakeholders to gather requirements and document concepts, processes, work tasks, and related subject matter. 


· Work on multiple projects simultaneously 


· Develop scenario driven learning experiences. 


· Develop complex simulations or games. 


· Develop interactive techniques to increase engagement. 




Education Required:   


· Bachelor’s degree in Education, Instructional Systems Design, Educational Technology or Curriculum Development 


· Master’s degree preferred 




Experience Required: 


· 5 years of experience with learning theory and instructional technologies 


· Experience with Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, Camtasia, or other learning development related tools.  


· Experience in instructional systems design, ADDIE, Blooms taxonomy, and Kirkpatrick model is desirable. 




Experience Preferred: 


· Experience in federal government or federal government consulting 


· Experience designing and executing training in both traditional and virtual formats 


· ISD Certification - desired but not required. If no certification, need to demonstrate experience as an ISD 




Special Knowledge/Skills Required:  


· Ability to effectively manage and prioritize multiple projects. 


· Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and SharePoint. 


· Strong communication skills, both oral and written. 


· A true team player who maintains a positive attitude in a dynamic environment. 


· Strong attention to detail and quality with exceptional organization skills. 


· US government clearance: Current Top Secret/SCI with CI Poly 




The Buffalo Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities 














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