The Walt Disney Company Instructional Design Project Manager in Burbank, California

At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

Imagine… being part of an organization that invests in its employees and believes in unleashing their potential through learning and development as an Instructional Design Project Manager.

  • Make a meaningful impact by developing learner-centric experiences and aligning them with The Walt Disney Company priorities to achieve business goals

  • Design and develop learning solutions for segment-specific training needs across The Walt Disney Company

  • Manage learning projects from needs analysis to deployment, considering the complexities of diverse audiences

Due to the variety of learning needs, the Instructional Design Project Manager position requires a high degree of analytical ability to identify gaps in performance, agility to continue progress through change, and creativity to propose and develop the appropriate solutions. Interacting directly with multiple teams within the learning organization, client representatives, and subject matter experts, Instructional Design Project Managers are required to work with a high degree of collaboration, consultation, and focus on client service skills.

Responsibilities : Our Ideal Candidate will:

  • Possess an in-depth understanding of adult learning theory principles

  • Perform multiple functions, including: project management, instructional design, and instructional writing

  • Assess learning needs accurately and propose creative and effective learning solutions

  • Author scripts and other course materials, applying various writing styles and demonstrating an expertise in grammar, punctuation, spelling, company nomenclature, and copyright compliance

  • Initiate and manage throughout the lifecycle of project, including: initiating projects, creating project plans, executing all milestones and tasks, monitoring risk, and evaluating success

  • Leverage a diverse set of skills and delivery approaches, including: instructor led, blended, experiential, media based, performance support, and other emerging technologies

Basic Qualifications :

  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of Instructional Design, learning methodologies, technology and measurement

  • Demonstrated experience in creating technical and soft skills training in a variety of applications such as computer-based training, facilitator-led training, blended learning, self-study, and job aids

  • Demonstrated strong time management, project management and delegation skills

Preferred Qualifications :

How to Stand Out:

  • Proven experience with development tools, such as Storyline, Captivate and InDesign

Required Education :

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in Instructional Design

Preferred Education :

  • Master’s Degree in Instructional Design

Company Overview :

At Corporate, you’ll team with the best in the business to build one of the most innovative global businesses in any industry. Uniquely positioned at the center of an exciting, multi-faceted Company, the forward-thinkers at Disney Corporate constantly pursue new ideas and technologies to help the Company’s many businesses drive value, all the while gaining something valuable from the experience themselves. Come see the most interesting Company from the most interesting point of view.

Additional Information :

This position is a legal entity of The Walt Disney Company, an equal opportunity employer.

Job ID: 525692BR

Location: Burbank,California

Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)