Sysco Corp Sr Learning Experience Designer in Houston, Texas

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Company: CORP Enclave

Location: US-TX-Houston

Zip Code: 77077

Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree

Minimum Years of Experience: 5

Position Type: Exempt

Travel Percentage: 0

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At Sysco, we offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We are looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why good things really do come from Sysco.

The Senior Learning Experience Designer will lead the design, development, and launch of new, innovative, enterprise-wide learning initiatives. Collateral will be housed and maintained on the learning portal. This position will collaborate closely with product teams and the business to develop learning interventions and initiatives that align with corporate goals and support on the job performance as well as end user adoption. A wide degree of creativity and self-motivation is expected. High energy and passion for providing tools for success are a must.

Key Responsibilities

Learning Portal Strategy and Support (30-60%):

  • Consults on the best usage of learning technology and strategies, based on specific business needs and evolving practices

  • Collaborates with technical and product teams to define and translate business and technical requirements and communicate impacts of system enhancements needed to implement learning technology initiatives

  • Optimize interactive designs (interactive features, videos, and other functionality) for the web.

  • Translate designs into standards-based XML/HTML5/CSS.

  • Build new pages for our internal and external web sites and landing pages.

  • Analyze, diagnose and propose solutions to user problems

  • Monitors learning effectiveness; makes improvement recommendations and follows-up as appropriate

  • Generates reports on learning portal related usage metrics

Learning Portal Content Development and Standards (40-70%):

  • Assist in the development of end to end strategy for new learning initiatives to drive business results

  • Develop strong knowledge of the business and build relationships with key subject matter experts to ensure learning design addresses critical business needs and drives growth.

  • Assists in the development, communication and governance of standards and methodologies for developing in Flare as well as other learning support tools.

  • Analyze security access, ‘as is’ and ‘to be’ process diagrams, conduct role to job mappings to develop role based learning solutions.

  • Ensure successful design and delivery of collateral by conducting needs analysis, designing innovative learning solutions, evaluating effectiveness, and incorporating feedback.

  • Work cross functionally to create engaging learning activities, compelling course content and programs that increase job knowledge, develop skills, and influence behavior and communication; including but not limited to: instructor led, web based, e-learning, blended courses, process flows, activities, exercises, simulations, job aids, leader's guides, video and audio and quizzes, and train-the-trainer sessions.

  • Collaborates with product teams on learning deliverables for small to medium scope and ensures compliance with standards and templates

  • Act as a change advocate for learning strategies and tools

  • Keep current in learning trends and work to incorporate best practices.

  • Assist with other duties as assigned or as directed

Minimum requirements

Incumbent must be able to ramp up quickly to understand Sysco’s requirements, system configuration, and new business processes.

Education: BA or BS in instructional technology, technical communications, business, interactive/visual design or related field required

  • 5-8 years of relevant content design experience for technology solutions

  • Experience working with MadCap Flare or similar single source authoring tool

  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Technical Communications and Creative Suites

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint and Word

  • Experience with the RWD uPerform preferred

  • Experience with SharePoint 365 platforms

  • Understanding of responsive design methods

  • Technical acumen with web technologies – HTML5, CSS, and browser capabilities across platforms required Knowledge of implementing xAPI preferred

  • Knowledge of integrating/ designing for a content management system and/or Learning Record System

Abilities required

Attributes of our Sysco professionals include a dedication to client service, the ability to think in complex and ever changing situations, strong communication skills and the ability to solve problems, execute and transfer knowledge. Demonstrates strong business acumen, ability to think strategically and critically, with a track record of success in partnering with business leaders. Proven ability to manage multiple complex projects concurrently and develop in a fast-paced environment. Demonstrated ability to communicate technical concepts and processes using clear, simple language and visuals

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent client facing/advisor skills

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills; able to manage priorities

  • Excellent problem solving skills, must be able to work through and resolve obstacles, be persistent and persuasive

  • Excellent interpersonal skills; able to communicate up and down the chain of command

  • Ability to work independently as well as in collaboration with a fast-paced team

  • Ability to multitask and have flexibility to accommodate changing priorities

  • Travel may be required


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time