Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company, operating 240+ data centers across the globe and providing interconnections to all the key clouds and networks. Businesses need one place to simplify and bring together fragmented, complex infrastructure that spans private and public cloud environments. Our global platform allows customers to place infrastructure wherever they need it and connect it to everything they need to succeed.
We are a fast-growing global company with 70+ quarters of growth. Through our innovative portfolio of high-performance products and services, we have created the largest, most active global ecosystem of 10,000+ companies, including 2,000+ networks and 3,000 cloud and IT service providers in 32 countries spanning six continents.
A career at Equinix means you will collaborate on work that impacts the world and be surrounded by endless opportunities to learn new skills and grow in varied directions. We embrace diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment. that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success.
The Sr. Manager, GTM Readiness Instructional Design will lead a team who is responsible for creating effective and engaging global enablement at scale for sales, channel, technical sales, sales operations, and other organizations as required. This enablement spans products/services, processes, skills, and tools.
The Sr. Manager, GTM Readiness Instructional Design is responsible for researching and innovating new ways to execute learning experiences and tools, as we move away from traditional learning and development modalities. A critical success factor will be ensuring all enablement is relevant and actionable for the different target audiences, reflecting knowledge the business, sales motions, and customer experience.
Lead, scale, and drive the content development team responsible for the design, development, and execution of scalable learning solutions
Drive ideation and execution for innovative enablement modalities based on target audience and content requirements
Ensure enablement exemplifies targeted audience relevant content that is consumable, actionable and provides the right level of detail based on knowledge gaps and/or skill requirements
Partner with target audiences and business stakeholders to better understand the needs and content relevancy of the roles we support through enablement
Partner with GTM Readiness leads to understand priorities, audience challenges and skill/knowledge gaps on specific topics, opportunities, and objectives for success to develop an enablement strategy
Build innovative enablement solutions based on the target audience needs and requirements
Leverage and continuously enhance our customized Instructional Design methodology for execution
Provide editorial and content reviews to all final deliverables to ensure audience relevancy, brand compliance, error-free copy, including online learning, job aids, leader's guides, participant materials, tools, and communications
Drive and measure excellent execution and high-quality programs/projects using a menu of methodologies based on learner needs
Develop strategy and team workload planning, and priorities in line with business needs
Lead, develop and execute your own set of programs and projects as an instructional designer
Facilitate in-person and virtual training sessions to small and large groups as needed
Manage and coach team, helping them grow their skills and maximize their impact
10+ years of experience in managing a strategic training team such as Sales Enablement, Product Enablement or Learning & Development
5+ years of experience working in and/or with sales and channel
Creative, critical thinker, problem solver, can “think out of the box.”
Proven ability to build strong partnerships with business stakeholders and influence and align different perspectives
Ability to synthesize information from multiple sources and distill it in crisp, clear language appropriate for a variety of audiences
Proven success in creating a vast array of content developed using instructional design methodology
Proven track record of scoping, building, and executing enablement programs, including program management and instructional design
Proficient in Articulate 360, video editing tools and other content development tools.
Strong process orientation and demonstrated ability to define and build new or improved enablement programs and training content
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, including presentation and facilitation skills
Proactive, self-directed and results oriented
Demonstrated leadership and people management skills
Ability to travel up to 15% of the time
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required
Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent
We offer Medical, TeleMedicine, Dental, Vision, Life and AD&D insurance, 401K, Leave of absence & disability benefits, paid time off & holidays and more.
For CO residents: In accordance with Colorado State Law (https://leg.colorado.gov/bills/sb19-085) the salary range for this role is $116,000 – $163,000 per year with 25% bonus target.
For NYC residents: In accordance with NYC Pay Transparency Law (https://legistar.council.nyc.gov/LegislationDetail.aspx?ID=3713951&GUID=E7B03ABA-8F42-4341-A0D2-50E2F95320CD&Options=Advanced&Search= ) the salary range for this role is $128,000 – $231,000 per year with 25% bonus target.
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Equinix is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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