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Sr. Technical Leader - Instructional Technologist

Charlotte, North Carolina
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Job Title: Sr. Technical Leader - Instructional Technologist


Location: Charlotte, NC


Job Summary and Description:

The Sr. Technical Leader, Instructional Technologist will work with Subject Mater Experts (SMEs) to design and develop training for employees of electric power utilities and for employees of EPRI.  A successful candidate will have a strong understanding of adult learning theories (andragogy), instructional design models such as ADDIE or SAT, and have experience as a classroom teacher or trainer. Duties may include; developing an instructor qualification program for delivery of professional development training and for accredited nuclear training, facilitating train-the-trainer classes, managing instructor qualifications, designing full programs consisting of multiple courses in various modalities, creating on-demand eLearning courses, and developing materials for course delivery.


Plans, designs, and controls the progress of complex project work within the technical department to meet member/client objectives; prepares and presents research reports.

• Manages small to medium level projects without direct people management responsibilities.

• Assumes responsibility for highly specialized technical objectives or problems where the relationships between cause and effect are difficult to establish and little or no precedence exists, and the use of creative imaginative thinking is required.

• Influences project teams in the engineering aspects of the technical work.

• Provides input into configuration management and documentation for engineer related projects.

• Leads proposal efforts and new promotional work.

• Maintains familiarity with the progress and problems in assigned technical areas.

• Prepares proposals, technical publications, and delivers presentations.

• Leads national and international technical networks with manufacturers, consultants, academia, and research organizations.

• Works independently on technical activities without direct supervision



A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Instructional Design, Instructional Systems, Instructional Technology, etc. or equivalent experience designing, developing, and delivering training


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

•Understanding of adult learning theories / andragogy

•Experience in developing and delivering distance learning and instruction in a virtual environment.

•Experience designing training using a systematic approach such as ADDIE

•Classroom training experience delivering technical content to adult learners

•Experience developing computer-based training using Articulate Storyline and/or Adobe Captivate

•Ability to work both independently and as part of a design and development team

•Strong time management and organizational skills

• Ability to recognize strategic issues and build collaborative projects.

•Required limited supervision and guidance

•Responsible for the success of individual projects

• Works closely with members, contractors, staff to manage projects

•Experience in successful proposal preparation, and marketing activities

•Manages multiple projects

•Responsible for project budgets, schedules, deliverables, and technology transfer

• Shows maturity of technical expertise and assumes responsibility for highly specialized technical objectives

•Strong verbal and written communication skills

•Increasing technical depth/breadth to become a subject matter expert


Additional Job Information:

Ideal Candidate:

  • 2+ years of experience developing computer-based training using Articulate Storyline and/or Adobe Captivate
  • Experience as an Instructional Technologist for a nuclear utility
  • Graphic design experience
  • Experience with developing professional development and accredited nuclear training programs


EPRI participates in E-Verify, an online system operated jointly by the Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration (SSA). EPRI uses the system to check the work status of new hires by comparing information from the employee's I-9 form against SSA and Department of Homeland Security databases.


Note: To ensure compliance with U.S. export controls, please indicate your U.S. citizenship or (for foreign citizens) your U.S. visa/immigration status in your resume or cover letter.


EPRI is an equal opportunity employer. EEO/AA/M/F/VETS/Disabled


Together . . . Shaping the Future of Electricity.




Posted: 2020-06-15 Expires: 2020-07-15


EPRI is at the center of a quickly evolving energy landscape. With significant challenges facing the electric industry and the world, we are always seeking top talent with hands-on experience to address issues as they relate to the generation, delivery, use, management and environmental responsibility of global electricity.

Industry expertise, thought leadership and innovative solutions guide the work of EPRI’s employees. Our commitment to fact-based, objective research allows individuals to harness the power of focused collaborations with the electric industry, academia and numerous stakeholders. As an employee of EPRI, you may grow professionally and build a rewarding career in a setting where people leverage their skills, talents, experiences and interests.

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