Learning Technologist
Seattle, WA 
Posted 7 days ago
Job Description
The Learning & Leadership Development team supporting Amazon's Devices, Business Development, Advertising, and Entertainment organizations seeks an inventive learning technologist to build digital solutions which raise the bar on what constitutes an exceptional and impactful learning experience.

Who We Are
Amazon Devices is the team of inventors behind the best-selling Amazon Echo and Alexa devices, Kindle e-reader, Fire tablet, Fire TV, and Dash Button product lines. BDAE (Business Development, Advertising, and Entertainment) is a collection of customer-obsessed teams responsible for Prime Video & Studios, Amazon Music, IMDb, and the acquisition of new businesses to expand our portfolio of products and services which delight customers across the globe. Together, these organizations form a hub of innovation which boasts a global team of 40,000+ talented Amazonians whose specialization ranges across software and hardware engineering, supply chain and manufacturing, product and program management, advertising and marketing, and media and entertainment. Our Learning & Leadership team invents comprehensive, scalable learning strategies and solutions which build leadership capability, drive a culture of innovation, and position our leaders to continue delivering novel products and services which delight customers across the globe.

Who You Are
You are a triple threat: you have the technical skillset to build exceptional digital learning experiences; you have a great eye for design and aesthetics; and you have experience with instructional design for adult learners. You bring it all together to build engaging, innovative learning experiences for a diverse, demanding, and constantly evolving customer base. You can switch from editing a video for a blended course to coding a website to designing a uniform visual look for a suite of learning experiences with relative ease. You are able to leverage your curiosity and critical thinking skillset to analyze issues, understand business needs, and tailor your designs to target those needs. You regularly consult with business partners, business leaders, and subject-matter experts to ensure solution design is synchronized with the needs of our customer and delivers against our objectives. You are self-driven with a high degree of ownership and initiative. You have strong business acumen, excellent communication skills, and solid project management skills. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and are great at balancing speed and quality. Altogether, these qualities make you a critical player in designing and developing learning solutions which drive our talent and leadership development priorities and delight our customer.

If you are a skilled learning technologist or highly technical instructional design professional that aspires to ply your skills at the highest level, we look forward to getting to know you.Basic Qualifications
* 5+ years' experience, in the field of instructional design, including significant experience in designing and delivering e-learning solutions to large organizations.
* Ability to develop web-based learning solutions, using the appropriate mix of development and prototyping languages and tools (e.g., ability to code in HTML, JavaScript, and/or similar languages to create web sites, learning portals, and other technical assets).
* Experience administering Learning Management Systems like Cornerstone (Amazon's current system).
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
5+ years
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