Instructional Design Lead/Project Manager

 Interplay Learning - Company site
 June 22, 2022
 Remote

Company Overview:

Interplay Learning sits at the intersection of EdTech, Virtual Reality, and Enterprise Software as it modernizes Learning Management & Content Systems throughout the skilled trade industries.

  • We’ve developed an end-to-end platform – from a purpose-built authoring engine (Volt) to a growing catalogue of on-demand simulation content – that is both scalable and customizable.
  • We leverage leading technology to help the next generation of students and professionals develop advanced skillsets through proprietary experiential learning.

 

Awards & Recognition:

  • Backed by best-in-class VC’s, we are positioned for exciting growth
  • Built-In, 50 Best Small Companies to Work For In Austin 2022
  • Prestigious 2020 Innovation Award for SkillMill, our software platform
  • Best in Business gold medal from Inc. Magazine in 2020
  • Recognized by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for our contribution to accelerating education innovation on our proprietary VOLT engine
  • Virtual Reality is the next “Smartphone,” VR breakthrough has begun at the enterprise level

Position: Instructional Design Lead/Project Manager 

As a member of the Production team, you will lead a team of designers and subject matter experts to create eLearning for the skilled trades industry. 

This is a fully remote position.  

Why this position:

  • Fully remote position with a collaborative, supportive team
  • Mission-driven company, EdTech 

What you’ll do:

  • Manage a team of 5-6 Instructional Designers in the creation and delivery of eLearning content
  • Delegate tasks, manage timelines, obtain assets, QA and final release of eLearning content 
  • Ensure team members have clear and concise expectations for their projects
  • Oversee content accuracy prior to release by working closely with QA teams
  • Work closely with subject matter experts and instructional designers to meet their requirements
  • Own content release processes and ongoing maintenance of live content 

Who you are:

  • Instructional Designer with experience leading a team and managing the creation of eLearning/video content 
  • Collaborative, continuous learner
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to steer team members in the right direction
  • Interest in VR, gaming and adult learning 

Requirements:

  • 3+ years professional experience in instructional design or eLearning 
  • Proven experience leading and/or managing a team
  • Degree in Instructional Design or equivalent experience 
  • We will only consider candidates who are authorized to work in the US

 

Interplay Learning Ethos:

At Interplay, we love what we do. We embrace our daily challenge to push technological limits to invent better ways to make learning easier and training more powerful. We attract passionate people and invite spirited discourse. We celebrate that our jobs fit our lives, not the inverse. We are uncompromising in our belief that together: we can build better training, build better careers and build better lives for customers and our team.

 

Company Benefits:

  • Generous vacation policy (3 weeks of PTO + week off around the end of year holidays)
  • Medical, vision and dental insurance coverage
  • 401k
  • Private company stock options
  • Learning stipend

 

Diversity Statement

At Interplay Learning, diversity and inclusion are fundamental to who we are and how we operate our business. We’re building a diverse workforce that cultivates and supports all individuals for the betterment of each other, our company, and our customers. We believe a culture of equality creates a stronger work environment for all employees and that we are all accountable for encouraging and celebrating diverse voices. Interplay Learning commits to promote and recognize principles of fairness, equity, and social justice in relation to, and across, intersections of race, age, color, disability, faith, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, social class, economic class, ethnicity, gender identity, gender expression, and all other identities represented among our diverse membership.

We strongly encourage people of color, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and non-binary people, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply. Interplay Learning is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes everyone to our team. If you need any reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Interplay Learning is committed to providing equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, marital status, gender identity or expression, status as a veteran, or any other legally protected characteristic or activity in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.