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Instructional Designer at BrightEdge
Cleveland, OH, US
As the industry pioneer behind Content Performance Marketing, BrightEdge has thoroughly redefined the concept of search engine optimization (SEO) by developing an award-winning platform that precisely measures and optimizes marketing content across online channels. Our cloud-based platform is powered by big data analysis that allows our customers to plan, optimize, and measure campaigns based on real-time content performance. BrightEdge has emerged as the leading international provider of cloud-based SEO Enterprise solutions due to its dynamic and results oriented entrepreneurial culture.
BrightEdge is committed to providing the highest level of support to our existing customers while demonstrating the aspects of our platform which differentiate and distance us from the competition. As anInstructional Designer, you will be responsible for creating memorable learning and development experiences. Your goal will be to facilitate and design scalable learning programs for both our customers and BrightEdgers. 

Primary Responsibilties

    • Design and development engaging learner-centric activities and compelling course content that optimizes knowledge retention and performance
    • Leverage digital media, e-learning development tools, and other technologies to create and deliver online video training courses within the learning management system
    • Draft storyboards, scripts, and prototypes of training content and proactively shepherd drafts through proper reviews, updates, and approvals
    • Facilitate instructor-led trainings and curate interactive exercises (e.g., case studies, scenarios, role-plays, etc.) for both live and online learning experiences
    • Develop a continuous improvement process for training content including an evaluation method and updates to content as needed
    • Work with cross-functional teams and subject matter experts to assess training needs for target audiences
    • Conduct instructional research and analysis on learner preferences and success measures

What it Takes to be Successful

    • Bachelor's degree required (preference for degrees in Instructional Design, Education Technology)
    • 3+ Years of experience with learning and development or related field
    • Outstanding writing, editing, critical reasoning, interpersonal, and communication skills.
    • Demonstrated ability to communicate complex concepts concisely and clearly and to convert technical or complex information and concepts into easily-understandable text and illustrations.
    • Demonstrated ability to assess learning needs and develop media-rich, engaging, and high-impact learning solutions.
    • Demonstrated ability to apply instructional design theory, models, and technical training best practices.
    • Experience with gamification
    • Experience using industry standard learning technologies and tools, such as Learning Management Systems (preference for Litmos), project management tools, eLearning authoring tools (preference for Articulate), digital graphics media, and audio and video production tools to create impactful courses.
    • Results-driven, high-energy team player

Benefits & Perks

    • Competitive Salary with Stock Options
    • Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance / PTO
    • Team networking, social events, Friday company lunches
    • Hackathons
    • Release celebrations
    • Fully stocked kitchens
    • Comfortable working spaces
About BrightEdge
BrightEdge Technologies, Inc. ( is privately held and the leader in cloud-based SEO and Content Performance Marketing solutions for over 1200 enterprise, corporate, and agency customers and 9000 brands. The BrightEdge platform boosts their marketing performance by streamlining, automating, and integrating search optimization, social marketing, and content performance management capabilities for its customers. Advanced BrightEdge technology delivers visibility, executable recommendations, competitive insights, and dynamic performance metrics. With the largest technology, sales, and customer success teams in our industry, we help customers innovate and execute to achieve superior marketing performance.