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Google, Inc.

Instructional Designer

Google, Inc. - San Francisco, CA

Instructional Designer


San Francisco


Note: By applying to this position your application is automatically submitted to the following locations: Mountain View, CA, USA; San Francisco, CA, USA

Technology never stops evolving. Part of the engEDU educational team, Instructional Designers know what our engineers need to know and how to teach it. Using human learning principles, you develop Google's training programs by assessing Googler needs, designing curriculum and coordinating rollout to stakeholders all over the world. You evaluate training opportunities, participant satisfaction and program stability to make sure that Google's technical development programs are teaching skills that are truly valuable while reaching as many Googlers as possible. From face-to-face instruction to collaborative webinars, training programs can take any form and need to translate for Googlers of all backgrounds, levels and regions.

You design training courses based on human learning principles and the needs of stakeholders.

In this role, you will partner with stakeholders to deliver engineering education for company-wide initiatives. You'll also establish and maintain relationships with partners, identify needs, and manage multiple sources of content.

Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to address some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From AdWords to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.


Collaborate with engineers to develop and organize training materials.

Identify learning and performance objectives to design scalable learning solutions.

Develop facilitator guides, content and evaluation strategies.

Interpret evaluation data and suggest improvements based on feedback.

Propose innovative learning solutions to solve organizational needs and advocate for the student experience.


Minimum qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Education, or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.

5 years of experience in designing, developing and delivering learning/training content using multiple media platforms.

Experience in project management.

Preferred qualifications:

Master's degree in Education, Instructional Design, Educational Technology or a related discipline.

Experience with technical topics or environments (e.g. programming, networking, front-end development, etc).

Knowledge of how a large-scale production deployment environment works (e.g. Google Cloud Platform or similar).

Knowledge of learning format options and associated trade-offs.

Familiarity in working with HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

At Google, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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76 days 9 hours ago

Google, Inc.


Instructional Designer Google, Inc. - San Francisco, CA, United States


Location: San Francisco, CA

Company Profile:
Google Inc., a technology company, builds products and provides services to organize the information. The company offers Google Search, which provides information online; Knowledge Graph that allows to search for things, people, or places, as well as builds systems that recognize speech and understand natural language; Google Now, which provides information to users when they need it; and Product Listing Ads that offer product image, price, and merchant information. It also provides AdWords, an auction-based advertising program; AdSense, which enables Websites that are part of the Google Network to deliver ads; Google Display, a display advertising network; DoubleClick Ad Exchange, a marketplace for the trading display ad space; and YouTube that offers video, interactive, and other ad formats. In addition, the company offers Android, an open source mobile software platform; hardware products, including Chromebook, Chrome, Chromecast, and Nexus devices; Google+ to share things online with people; Google Play, a cloud-based digital entertainment store for apps, music, books, and movies; Google Drive, a place for users to create, share, collaborate, and keep their stuff; and Google Wallet, a virtual wallet for in-store contactless payments. Further, it provides Google Apps, which include Gmail, Calendar, and Google Sites that are built for people to work anywhere, anytime, on any device without loss of security or control; Google Maps Application Programming Interface; and Google Earth Enterprise, a software solution for imagery and data visualization. Additionally, the company offers Google App Engine, a platform as a service offering; Google Cloud Storage; Google BigQuery for real time analytics; Google Cloud SQL for structured query language; and Google Compute Engine, an infrastructure as a service platform. It also offers mobile wireless devices, and related products and services. Google Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.