Senior Instructional Designer


  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Web/Graphic Design/Internet
  • Post Date: 04/29/2021
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  • Company Address: 7063 Columbia Gateway Drive Suite 100, Columbia, MD, 21046

About Tenable

TenableĀ®, Inc. is the Cyber Exposure company. Over 30,000 organizations around the globe rely on Tenable to understand and reduce cyber risk.

Job Description

Your Role:

Tenable is looking for a world-class Instructional Designer who can help create the learning products and tools that Tenable sellers and partners need to achieve breakthrough business results.

The role makes a key contribution to the Sales Enablement organization. Responsibilities include working closely with subject matter experts to get the latest information about upcoming product releases to our sellers, sales engineers and partners. You will be responsible for creating materials such as interactive e-learning, VILT, classroom training materials, and videos.
The successful individual in this role is detail-oriented, energetic, and flexible, and can work in a fast-paced environment with multiple deadlines and shifting priorities.

 Your Opportunity:

  • Create course plans, demo scripts, video sequences and exercise guides for new and existing Tenable products, courses and/or program components
  • Design and deliver learning products in variety of formats including print, graphics, audio, video, and animation technologies to support curriculum offerings
  • Work with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and other across the organization to identify & create accurate, useful training modules for classroom and online courses
  • Create engaging learning exercises and activities that enhance retention and transfer
  • Decide & develop criteria used to judge learner’s performance and develop assessment instruments
  • Ensure that all information is consistent, easy to understand, and well organized

What You'll Need:

  • 8+ years of instructional design experience and solid knowledge of adult learning principles
  • Experience with Java Script, XAPI, Strong PowerPoint Design Skills and Graphic Design
  • Experience creating and managing the production workflow of interactive eLearning and video modules
  • Competent presentation skills for online or classroom training delivery
  • Proven working experience in instructional design, preferably for corporate verticals
  • Excellent knowledge of learning theories and instructional design models
  • Ability to write effective copy, instructional text, and audio/video scripts
  • Experience with network security software a plus
  • Demonstrated creative design & delivery of
    complex topics a plus
  • BS or MA degree in instructional design, educational technology or similar

If you’ve reached this point in the job description and feel you’re still not sure if you should apply…Just do it! We know there are no perfect applicants. You may not have 100% of all those bullets listed above - and that’s okay. If you’re feeling like you’re not going to fit in with our teams - that’s not ok. We're One Tenable which means however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, we encourage you to submit an application if it’s a role you can be passionate about doing every day.

We’re committed to promoting Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) at Tenable - through all equal employment opportunity laws and regulations at the international, federal, state and local levels.  

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.