Learning Design Manager

Socratic Arts is a completely virtual company; you'll telecommute from your own workspace.

Prefer candidates close to major airport in the US. Some travel may be required.

Socratic Arts designs and builds robust simulation and story-based learning solutions (both live and computer-hybrid) for Fortune 100 and university clients. We approach learning differently! We deliver deeply engaging and complex learning programs that offer hands-on practice, failure in a safe environment, expert coaching, and just-in-time support. We build and use cutting-edge technology and deliver solutions that include features like original fictional & expert video, real-time feedback, performance metrics, and adaptive simulations based on learner actions, as well as courseware that leverages live mentors coaching in the context of a realistic scenario.

Role Description

The Learning Design Manager (LDM) collaborates with our Learning Design Directors (LDD), client stakeholders and subject matter experts to create a course or program design and then manages the content/production team in executing that design, shepherding the project through client stakeholder reviews, pilots, and implementation.

Specifically, the LDM:

Collaborates in the learning design process

Manages project and client relationships

Oversees content development

Skills and Abilities

Candidates should be bright, articulate, curious, and organized. They should excel at developing relationships virtually, including with C-suite stakeholders. They excel in communication and project management. Learning design experience and a curiosity and confidence about learning unfamiliar subject matter is important!

Socratic Arts has always been a completely virtual company. Experience collaborating in a virtual environment and insight into the skills required to successfully manage a long-distance project are a plus.

Specifically, the LDM must exhibit the following:


3+ years Content Development/Business Writing experience, including:

3+ years Project and/or Management experience, including:


Commensurate with experience, qualifications, and recommendations. Please include your compensation requirements with your submission. Candidates must reside in the US and be available to work remotely during regular business hours. Prefer candidates close to major airport in the US. Some travel may be required, depending on the project.

Submission Guidelines

Please submit cover letter, resume (with work location and contact information), business writing sample, and compensation requirements (see above). Please do not contact individuals in the organization directly. Please send inquiries to careers@socraticarts.com.

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