Captivate Web-Based Training Developer @ General Services Administration
Training Manager @ National Institutes of Health
Virginia State University
To obtain a position where my skills are utilized and enhanced. I have technical management experience which includes positions as a Corporate Training Director, College Program Director and Project Manager. I also have experience as a Telecommunication engineer, Roadway Designer and Application Engineer. I have a undergraduate degree in Electronic Engineering Technology and a Masters in Business
To obtain a position where my skills are utilized and enhanced. I have technical management experience which includes positions as a Corporate Training Director, College Program Director and Project Manager. I also have experience as a Telecommunication engineer, Roadway Designer and Application Engineer. I have a undergraduate degree in Electronic Engineering Technology and a Masters in Business Administration with a concentration in Technical Management. I am also pursuing certification Project Management Professional (PMP). Hopefully my experience can benefit your company.
Senior ISD & Online and Mobile Course Developer @ Design, develop & post instructor led training(ILT), web-based training(WBT), virtual Instructor led training(VILT) & mobile training courses.
Design and develop web-based training(WBT) & mobile training using Captivate, Storyline & Articulate.
Design and develop ILT courses and workshops using PowerPoint with embedded properties.
Design and develop virtual Instructor led training(VILT) course using PowerPoint, Webex
Meet with SME to gain information needed to created specific course material.
Post online and ILT courses on the company's LMS and BOX cloud system.
Resolve problems with online courses as instructed by submitted tickets.
Obtain virtual instructional design certification using Webex. From March 2012 to Present (3 years 10 months) Washington D.C. Metro AreaCaptivate Web-Based Training Developer @ Worked as a federal contractor with TEKSystem in the following capacity:
Designed & developed Web-Based Training modules using Adobe Captivate 5 and Presenter
Designed & developed and facilitate Instructor Lead training material and initiatives.
Designed & developed training material for the eTools and VSC help desk agents.
Provided weekly progress reports to the project manager.
Used Microsoft Office applications like Excel, Word, and PowerPoint to developed and train on software packages. From January 2011 to February 2012 (1 year 2 months) Washington D.C. Metro AreaTraining Manager @ Worked as a federal contractor with Wyle Information Systems in the following capacity:
Managed a team of technical trainers and writers.
Negotiated with federal clients on project requirements and expectations.
Provided application training on a proprietary system which consisted of 27 different applications/modules.
Developed web-based training modules using Adobe Captivate.
Provided training to help desk agents.
Developed a grade level infrastructure for help desk agents and federal clients.
Developed instructor led training material as well as assessment exercises for technical trainers.
Provided weekly progress reports to federal COTR and project manager. From August 2008 to November 2010 (2 years 4 months) Director of Corporate Training @ Developed a training department that accommodated the following positions; Sales Tech., Estimator, Designer, Inspectors, Installers and Human Resources agents.
Developed a grade level infrastructure for each position.
Developed employee curriculums which outlined the requirements for each grade level.
Developed training for customers on Notifier fire protection equipment.
Developed training for customers who desirer obtaining their NICET certification.
Developed tests material for professional certification requirements. From April 2007 to May 2008 (1 year 2 months) Program Director of School of Electronics @ Served as the Senior Program Chair for the institution.
Created the class schedule for over six-hundred students
Trained the entire staff including other Program Chairs on procedure and accreditation standards (ACICS).
Taught and offer expert knowledge in such electronic classes as AC & DC Electronics, TTL & Op Amp Logic, Digital Electronics, A+ PC Technology, Communications, Control Systems, etc.
Designed additional educational material for the department. From July 2002 to April 2007 (4 years 10 months) Lead Telecommunication Project Manager @ Lead project manager for Delaware central office installation.
Design specifications for the installation of transport equipment in Verizon’s Central Offices.
Gained expert knowledge of transport equipment such as the Wideband 3190 and Ciena 1600.
Designed automated program now used company wide as a standard for specification design.
Trained colleagues on the use of various equipment and specification writing procedures. From May 2000 to May 2002 (2 years 1 month) Application Engineer/Technical Support @ Designed custom-made devices for such companies as Seicor, Bristol Babcock, and Hoffman.
Gained expert knowledge in Weidmuller’s product line, which consist of PLC Interface Modules, Electronic Signal Converters, Opt coupler and Relay Devices.
Obtained sales marketing experience from quoting competitive prices for custom-made products.
Utilized an understanding of other competitor’s product lines such as GE Fanuc and Siemens. From March 1998 to April 2000 (2 years 2 months) NCAA Division II Assistant Track Coach @ Coached such field events as the Shot put, Discus, and Javelin.
Responsible for recruiting athletes and distributing scholarships.
Assisted in organizing the budget for the team.
Developed lesson plans and training plans for team members. From September 1997 to June 1999 (1 year 10 months) Traffic Design Engineer @ A contract position through Virginia Department of Transportation, which involved surveying intersection in the downtown Richmond area.
Sketched the characteristic of different intersections to obtain an accurate landscaping picture.
Instrumental in the development of some of the new traffic provisions in the Richmond area. From September 1996 to April 1999 (2 years 8 months)
MBA, Business Administration @ Virginia State University From 1999 to 2002 BS, Electronic Engineering Technology @ Virginia State University From 1993 to 1998 Irving Kier is skilled in: Sales, Leadership, Human Resources, Telecommunications, Quality Assurance, Budgets, Team Management, PMP, Marketing, Negotiation, Employee Benefits, Microsoft Excel, E-Learning, Instructional Design, Training