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Training & Development Instructional Designer (Early/Mid-Career)

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Are you passionate about your work and dream of utilizing state-of-the-art facilities to explore solutions? Do you want to join a dynamic team that solves challenging issues for nation's security? Are you ready to have an impact on an entire organization? Does enabling the mission of an entire workforce and its leaders ignite your real passion for success? If so, you could be the Training and Development Instructional Designer we are seeking.

This position will be working directly with different customer groups and may require some travel. A successful candidate must be a self-starter and be able to produce training materials, interventions, and results with minimal supervision. Handling an ever-changing dynamic environment is a must.

On any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Lead the design, development, delivery and evaluation of performance-based training interventions/initiatives typically in a technical training field.
+ Serve as an instructional design expert, utilizing your expertise in current and/or emerging technologies and advanced learning sciences to meet/exceed business outcomes.
+ Utilize your project management skills to oversee all elements of the design project to assure its success.
+ Help the Sandia National Laboratory community advance learning science standard methodologies.
+ Routinely develop training interventions from task analysis through the evaluation process.
+ Review and revise instructional content to meet customer needs, expectations, and changing requirements.
+ Spend time evaluating the effectiveness of training and/or learning programs and related initiatives to determine their effectiveness and improve their performance.
+ Asked to work as a contributing team member by improving your personal capabilities as well as help advance those of our team.
+ Consult, negotiate and work towards an effective development solution while improving the internal customer relationship.


+ Bachelors degree in related field and at least 4 years of direct instructional design experience in a business environment.
+ Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE "L" clearance.


+ Master's degree in a relevant discipline.
+ Experience in developing content for online delivery using digital technologies, such as Captivate or Storyline.

Department Description:

Technical and Compliance Training Department, 3521, within the Human Resources Center, has corporate responsibility for technical and compliance education and training products & services to support Laboratories' customer business objectives. Additionally, the department provides consulting services to Sandians to improve their job and organizational performance.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting-edge work in a broad array of areas. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance*

_World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www.sandia.gov

*These benefits vary by job classification.

Security Clearance:

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE L-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.

EEO Statement:

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.


Posted: 2019-08-15 Expires: 2019-09-20

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

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