Instructional Designer

Telecommute · United States


Founded in 2007, Quimbee is one of the most widely used and respected study aids for law students. With a massive and growing library of case briefs, video lessons, definitions, and practice questions, Quimbee helps its members achieve academic success in law school. Quimbee can be accessed on desktop, tablet, and mobile devices.

The position is 100% remote. All you need is an internet connection and a quiet place to work.

Quimbee’s instructional designers are passionate about teaching and learning with technology. We understand how learners understand and comprehend information through multimedia, and we develop our educational videos to take advantage of that. We love aligning theoretical research with practical implementation.

You’ll be assigned one or more projects on which you’ll be the lead instructional designer. You’ll take a script written by a subject matter expert and turn it into a beautiful multimedia learning product. You’ll work with the director of research and our lead visual designer to learn our methodology and then take it from there, adding your own knowledge and experience to the product.


You're awesome at explaining complex information to novices. This is paramount. This means that you can visualize the most complex information and represent it in a way that anyone can understand.

You’ve done work for a higher education company or institution. Ideally, you’ve worked on MOOCs or asynchronous courses for an educational institution.Even better? You’ve done the same work for a law firm or law-focused institution.Our customers are law students, so it’s important that you understand this audience and know how they want to learn. Our students spend a lot of money to be the best they can be and we want you to be a huge factor in that success.

You have a masters degree in instructional design and follow the learning science research.Optimally, you’ll be versed in the learning science literature that surrounds comprehension of online multimedia. You’ve read everything by Mayer. You know Bloom’s Taxonomy by heart, and maybe have even followed the paper trail to Renkl or Chi. Whomever your favorite author is, you’ve taken multimedia theory and have made it a huge part of your process.

You’re adept with various technologies. We use technologies such as Keynote, Screenflow, Photoshop, Illustrator, and more to create our learning multimedia. Being flexible with various technologies to accomplish the goal of creating the best legal education materials in the world is important.


Quimbee Instructional Designers work freelance on a per-project basis. You’ll be paid hourly at competitive rates. You must be able to commit to a minimum of 15 hours per week.

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