UnitedHealth Group Instructional Designer - Costa Mesa, CA or Sugar Land, TX or Downer Groves, IL or Overland Park, KS in DOWNERS GROVE, Illinois

Position Description: Energize your career with one of Healthcare’s fastest growing companies. You dream of a great career with a great company - where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a dream that definitely can come true.

Already one of the world’s leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives. We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up. This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum - a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader.

Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals.

No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way.

And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation and Performance. Here at UnitedHealth Group, you're expected and empowered to be your best, to grow and to develop your skills.

Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work. OptumRx (a division of UnitedHealth Group) specializes in the delivery, clinical management and affordability of prescription medications and consumer health products.

Our goal is to deliver high-quality, integrated services to promote optimal member outcomes, superior savings and outstanding customer service. Your primarily responsibility will be for the effective delivery and design of training programs and materials across the organization from an individual who will keep abreast of various training delivery techniques, business processes, products and systems in several functional areas.

This will be done in accordance with management and functional leaders to gather information on business needs to design instructor led, Web-based and e-learning training including training processes and procedures.

Identifying training needs for facilitator guides as wells as train the trainer sessions by gathering Web-based techniques and interactive learning strategies.

As a key resource to others you must maintain a high degree of accuracy along with attention to detail, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to always meet deadlines. As an Instructional Designer, you will be responsible to keep abreast of various design strategies. You will create original synchronous and asynchronous learning solutions in addition to converting existing instructor-led training programs. The Instructional Designer will apply innovative and creative strategies including but not limited to web-based tutorials, documented procedures, audio and video vignettes, and simulations using various technology tools.

In this role, you may act as a project manager over smaller efforts or be part of a design team with focus on larger efforts that may include a dedicated project manager.

Primary Responsibilities: Applies a systems approach to curriculum design, re-design and development Participates in the planning, development, and evaluation of learning programs from new hire training materials supporting ongoing learning and professional development of our operations learner audiences Define learning objectives Creates or converts existing instructor-led curriculum into an online learning format Proven ability to produce quality results using rapid development models and tools Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, problem-solving and fact-based decision-making abilities Strong time management, planning skills Highly motivated, eager to make a difference in the learning process.

Very creative and looking for an opportunity to apply this creativity in the form of interactions, media inclusion and motivation strategies to produce unique and successful learning programs Excellent time management, organizational, and prioritization skills and ability to balance multiple priorities Demonstrates effective interpersonal, influence, collaboration and listening skills and drives for results individually and in a team setting Required Qualifications: High School Diploma / GED required 2+ years of experience working in an instructional design role 1+ years of experience conducting classroom training and / or seminar / workshop topics Experience with incorporating multiple media elements in to learning programs including audio, video, animation, simulation, and self-developed graphics Experience in conducting learning analysis Experience in building engaging, effective online and / or blended learning programs and tools using current and successful strategies Intermediate Microsoft Word (to create documents) and Microsoft PowerPoint (ability to create presentations, use clip art, and upload files) Travel up to 10% Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science Degree in training or related field preferred 2+ years of experience designing web-based training in a corporate environment Proven experience with Articulate Suite, Storyline, Engage or equivalent online learning development tools Intermediate skills with Microsoft Excel (ability to use spreadsheets and formulas) and Microsoft Visio (ability to use diagrams and layouts) OptumRx is an empowering place for people with the flexibility to help create change.

Innovation is part of the job description.

And passion for improving the lives of our customers is a motivating factor in everything we do.

If you're ready to talk about groundbreaking interactions, let's talk about what happens when a firm that touches millions of lives decides to gather results from millions of prescriptions every month and analyze their impact.

Let's talk about smart, motivated teams.

Let's talk about more effective and affordable healthcare solutions.

This is caring.

This is great chemistry.

This is the way to make a difference.

We're doing all this, and more, through a greater dedication to our shared values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation and performance. Join us and start doing your life’s best work. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace.

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Instructional Designer - Costa Mesa, CA or Sugar Land, TX or Downer Groves, IL or Overland Park, KS California-Costa Mesa 756170