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Instructional Designer | Cognella

Cognella, Inc. is immediately seeking a full-time Instructional Designer to join our growing Cognella Active Learning team. In this position you will be responsible for working directly with authors and guiding the development of interactive learning materials. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills and an ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships. The position requires the ability to formulate complex learning activities across the spectrum of higher education disciplines.


  1. 5+ years instructional design or educational content development
  2. BS or MA degree
  3. Experience working with learning theories and instructional design models
  4. Proven track record
  5. Experience managing and delivering multiple projects at one time
  6. Proficient with eLearning authoring software
  7. Experience creating storyboards and build instructions for complex eLearning activities
  8. Familiarity with Canvas and Moodle learning management systems
  9. Exceptional organizational skills with proven ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  10. Flexibility and willingness to adapt to changes
  11. Superb attention to detail


Reports to: Active Learning Manager
Status: Full-Time, Exempt
Start Date: Immediate
Location: San Diego, California, but currently working remotely.

Compensation includes competitive base salary with competitive benefits package.

For consideration: please e-mail, with “Instructional Designer” in the subject line including the following items.

  1. Cover letter outlining your interest in this position and includes a statement of no more than 100 words that begins “The most exciting trend in eLearning right now is …”
  2. Résumé
  3. Compensation expectations


All submissions will be held in confidence.

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