Intuitive Surgical Careers
Product Training - Senior Instructional Designer
Primary Location: United States-California-US-CA-Sunnyvale
Requisition ID: 190515
Who is Intuitive Surgical? The numbers tell an amazing story. Learn more about our company.Joining Intuitive Surgical means joining a team dedicated to using technology to benefit patients by improving surgical efficacy and decreasing surgical invasiveness, with patient safety as our highest priority.
Primary Function of Position:
The Sr. Instructional Designer will be responsible for the design and content development of mission critical learning programs, including but not limited to web-based learning, instructor-led training, blended instruction solutions, and virtual sessions. Development will focus on the clinical/technical aspects of our da Vinci® Surgical System and its components and will be developed using programs like Captivate, Storyline, Photoshop, and Microsoft Office. Online learning modules will be integrated into a Learning Management System. The Sr. Instructional Designer will also be responsible for taking an active role in the development of new hire Instructional Specialists and Designers, managing large cross-departmental projects, defining new process, analyzing and improving existing processes, and driving needs/gap analysis to improve deliverables and learning outcomes.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Qualifications• Develop eLearning, instructor led, blended learning and virtual training curriculums• Produce facilitator and participant guides• Structure existing content for best learning experience by end-user, e.g., instructor-led or e-learning• Work with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to identify and capture learning content• Use e-learning authoring tools to develop learning content• Design, develop and conduct assessments and evaluation• Analyze assessment and evaluation results to drive design/development improvements• Project manage all phases of strategic and/or learning projects – analysis, design, development, implementation & evaluation• Analyze, evaluate and implement process improvements• Define and write process workflows• Analyze and improve existing processes• Drive change through need/gap analysis, focus groups, etc.• Mentor Instructional Specialists and Designers• Research, recommend and implement creative design/development improvements• Partner with internal and external teams to drive strategic improvements• Research, recommend and manage 3rd party training solutions• Manage internal and external partnerships
Skill / Job Requirements:
• 8-10 yrs. relevant professional experience• 1-2 yrs. experience in biotech or medical device organization preferred• Education Background• Curriculum Development or Instructional Design/Technology Master degree preferred• Education degree acceptable• College degree required• Comprehensive e-learning and classroom design and facilitation skills• Strong knowledge of adult learning theory and its application to learning solutions• Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills• Experience working with SMEs in a team environment• Experience working with a learning management system (LMS)• Ability to self-manage multiple development projects and deadlines• Strong attention to detail• Ability to define and document process• Ability to manage large strategic projects• Ability to foster and create strong working relationships• Ability to coach and provide feedback• Software Proficiency Required:
o Captivateo Articulate Storylineo MS Office (Word, Power-Point, Excel)o Adobe Photoshop
• Software Proficiency Preferred:
o Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Premiere, Flash, Audition,o Encore, Edge)
We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer.
We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.