Job Description

Instructional Designer – National Remote

Location: Dallas TX US

Job Category: Corporate Services

Job Type: Full-time

Travel Percentage: -1

Job Description:

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as we help advance health equity on a global scale. Here, you will find talented peers, comprehensive benefits, a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, career growth opportunities and your life’s best work.SM

We’re leading the way in healthcare IT, and we need help developing first-class training to help our customers (providers, clinics, hospitals, and payers) provide more effective and efficient care. Are you a creative instructional designer with a strong background in eLearning development? Do you enjoy working with subject-matter experts to design and develop eLearning, software simulations and other self-study training materials that make a difference? Join our growing team of learning enthusiasts.

We are currently recruiting for an Instructional Designer to join our team as a Telecommuter.

This position is full-time (40 hours/week) Monday to Friday. Employees are required to have flexibility to work any of our 8-hour shift schedules during our normal business hours of 07:00am – 07:00pm.

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop innovative online and blended learning solutions
  • Script / storyboard eLearning lessons and assessments
  • Develop eLearning lessons using Storyline and/or Thought Industries
  • Create / edit software simulations using tools like Storyline or Camtasia

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) OR equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of experience designing and developing eLearning and blended learning programs
  • Proficiency with tools like Storyline, Camtasia, and Photoshop or similar
  • Experience working with learning management systems (LMS)

Telecommuting Requirements:

  • Required to have a dedicated work area established that is separated from other living areas and provides information privacy
  • Ability to keep all company sensitive documents secure (if applicable)
  • Must live in a location that can receive a UnitedHealth Group approved high-speed internet connection or leverage an existing high-speed internet service

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree (or higher) OR equivalent work experience
  • Health care experience
  • Experience with Human-Centered Design (HCD)

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies required all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment.

Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada or New York City Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $54,400 – $97,000. The salary range for Connecticut / Nevada / New York City residents is $60,000 – $106,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

Additional Job Detail Information

Requisition Number 2135172

Business Segment Optum Global Advantage

Employee Status Regular

Job Level Individual Contributor

Travel No

Additional Locations

  • Phoenix, AZ, US
  • Hartford, CT, US
  • Tampa, FL, US
  • Minneapolis, MN, US

Overtime Status Exempt

Schedule Full-time

Shift Day Job

Telecommuter Position Yes