Instructional Designer – SAAS ( Technical Scripts/storytelling )- (Immediate Joiners only)

February 2, 2024
Application ends: May 25, 2024

Job Description

About the job


A minimum of three to five years of instructional design and development experience, including the development of self-service, e-learning training in a software or a technical vertical.

Familiarity with financial software and concepts i.e. Consolidation, Financial Reporting, Equity Management, Taxation.

Familiarity with Business Intelligence software and concepts i.e. databases, dashboarding, report building.

Must Have Skills:

  • Speak and write fluently in English with proper command of English grammar and technical writing.
  • Understand and translate technical topics to a non-technical audience.
  • Create course outline based on deliverable goals, content, and target audience.
  • Apply critical thinking to determine best order and segmentation of topics.
  • Create learning objectives that drive the content of each lesson and highlight important take-aways.
  • Work independently to learn software and independently articulate software questions to SMEs.
  • Develop meaningful assessment questions based on learning objectives including helpful feedback.
  • Develop key points and recaps based on learning objectives.
  • Design meaningful exercises for target audience, to perform in a sandbox environment, using product software (exercises and sandboxes will vary by product).
  • Communicate with SMEs throughout course development process for input, quality checks, feedback, and approval.
  • Work independently.
  • Manage own work according to given timeline.
  • Communicate with various stakeholders.
  • Track and communicate status of deliverables; ability to estimate remaining work effort.
  • Apply strict attention to detail, including independent self-review of content before submission.
  • Follow complicated instructions.
  • Develop course content using Articulate Rise based on outline:
  • Develop measurable and relevant learning objectives.
  • Write introductions and explanations of processes and concepts.
  • Structure lesson content in consumable and logical order.
  • Create screenshots with proper highlighting and step notation, containing proper level of detail.
  • Determine and build interactive components based on content and learning objectives.
  • Create videos based on documentation and SME input. Divide topics into logical video segments.
  • Create a script from scratch for demonstrations adhering to provided scripting guidelines.
  • Generate mp3 using Speechelo.
  • Record video demonstration in product environment based on approved script.
  • Use Camtasia video editing software to:

Ensure audio and video files are synchronized.

Apply post-recording video edits (i.e. highlighting, zooming, etc.)

Technical Qualifications:

· Tooling – Experience in or ability to learn these tools:

  • Articulate Rise
  • Camtasia
  • Speechelo
  • Otterai
  • Snagit


· Work independently.

· Ability to manage own work according to given timeline.

· Excellent communication to various stakeholders.

· Ability to track and communicate status.

· Attention to detail.

· Ability to follow instructions.

Logistical Requirements:

· Working hours: 5:30 PM to 2:30 AM IST time.