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“I wish everyone could have the experience of working for SweetRush. I have had the pleasure of working with conscientious, kind, caring, hard-working, and creative people every single day for much of the last 7 years. There is not a 'bad apple' in the bunch - and I am not exaggerating.”

— Project Manager

“I hear more and more on client calls that SweetRush is synonymous with ‘quality’ and ‘performance.’ And why not? We treat each other well, we treat our clients well, and we pour our imagination and creativity into our work.”

—(ROLE WAS NOT SHARED)

“There are a lot of pros to working for SweetRush if you are an independent, self-motivated individual who thrives in a virtual environment: a lot of defined processes, extensive onboarding and mentoring for new employees and freelancers, solid project management team, no micromanagement, open door policy and support from leadership and managers.”

—Project Manager

“The ability to work remotely anywhere in the world is highly attractive along with working with exceptional people and clients. This company is a people first group. Everyone is very skilled at their roles across the projects and even more so at personal interactions.”

—Creative Director

“The company loves and values all of its employees, and makes every effort to build a strong corporate culture. The company has great clients, and offers employees wonderful opportunities to work on excellent projects. You would be hard-pressed to find a better group of people to work with.”

—Creative Director

Being virtual means we work with the very best talent all over the world.

Australia
Brazil
Canada
Chile
Costa Rica
Germany
Indonesia
Mexico

Netherlands
Nicaragua
Philippines
Spain
Ukraine
United Kingdom
United States

Find out what it means to be virtual.

Current Openings

We appreciate your desire to be proactive and contact us directly via email or Linkedin. But...please do not. We just do not have the bandwidth to respond. Our process works well, and if you apply via this page, and if your skills line up with a need we have, we will reach out. We'd greatly appreciate your following this process!

Freelance Presentations Designer

SweetRush is looking for a Graphic Designer who has experience working with images and applying clients’ brand guidelines to various digital visual materials.  As a Graphic Designer for our culture and change services, you’ll participate in the production of digital visual designs for Microsoft PowerPoint presentations, and similar materials for proposals…

SweetRush is looking for a Graphic Designer who has experience working with images and applying clients’ brand guidelines to various digital visual materials.
  
As a Graphic Designer for our culture and change services, you’ll participate in the production of digital visual designs for Microsoft PowerPoint presentations, and similar materials for proposals and client meetings.

Responsibilities

  • Create graphic materials such as PowerPoint slides, infographics, emails, banners, web interfaces, etc.
  • Produce multiple assets and screens
  • Maintain and enforce our clients’ design guidelines
  • Prepare style guides
  • Understand client expectations related to graphics
  • Ensure quality and consistency in all deliveries
  • Deliver assets on time
  • Additional duties as assigned

Required Skills

  • 2+ years’ verifiable experience as a Graphic Designer
  • Conceptual and visual problem-solving skills
  • Experience working with brand guidelines
  • Proficiency with design tools (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.)
  • Impeccable communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to analytically defend your design decisions
  • Self-motivated and passionate about learning
  • Neither scared of giving nor receiving constructive and honest feedback 
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Perfectly written and spoken English

This is a remote, per-hour freelance opportunity. When applying, please share a link to your online portfolio.

Future Opportunity - UI/UX Designer

SweetRush is looking for a Senior User Interface (UI) Designer who lives and breathes UI and is convinced that proper UI is how the best companies stand above the crowd. As a Senior UI Designer, you’ll participate in the production of visual concepts and designs for digital courses, websites and applications,…

SweetRush is looking for a Senior User Interface (UI) Designer who lives and breathes UI and is convinced that proper UI is how the best companies stand above the crowd.
 
As a Senior UI Designer, you’ll participate in the production of visual concepts and designs for digital courses, websites and applications, gamified solutions, and much more!

Responsibilities

  • Brainstorming and development of digital/interactive solutions, thinking through all possible user scenarios
  • Create graphic interfaces that address both user and business goals
  • Produce multiple screens and assets
  • Create other graphic materials, such as infographics, emails, banners, etc.
  • Maintain and enforce our clients’ design guidelines
  • Prepare style guides
  • Share your knowledge and skills with your fellow teammates as a way of improving the team’s results
  • Additional duties as assigned

Required Skills
  • 2+ years’ verifiable experience as a UI Designer
  • Outstanding, flexible, creative, and stylish design skills
  • Conceptual and visual problem-solving skills
  • Experience working within brand guidelines
  • Proficiency with design tools (Sketch, Zeplin, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator)
  • Impeccable communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to analytically defend your design decisions
  • Self-motivated and passionate about learning
  • Neither scared of giving nor receiving constructive and honest feedback 
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to juggle various projects and meet tight deadlines
  • Perfect written and spoken English

If the opportunity to help create SweetRush’s next amazing eLearning experience is a challenge you’ve been waiting for, we definitely want to talk to you! 

Upload your résumé and include a link to your online portfolio or reel that demonstrates the relevant skills required. Don’t forget to include your salary requirements or hourly rate.

If you represent a small studio or agency, we encourage you to apply. We’re always searching for new, exciting partnerships and look forward to hearing from you!

Don’t see the right position listed? Don’t go away, please apply here!

If you are extremely talented, take ownership for your work and are a team player we’d greatly appreciate if you’d send us your resume, even if you don’t see an open job post that’s right for you.Our core custom learning and development business has been growing and growing since 2001…

If you are extremely talented, take ownership for your work and are a team player we’d greatly appreciate if you’d send us your resume, even if you don’t see an open job post that’s right for you.

Our core custom learning and development business has been growing and growing since 2001 and we are continually adding new skills to the team. In addition, our Talent Solutions team is always looking for good people to work directly with our clients. So, lots of possibilities.

When we need a new super talent to join the team the first thing we do is turn to our database, so if you apply and submit your resume now, we’ll be able to find you when the need arises.

If you are talented of course you can find a job, but we know the challenge is finding the right job, with a company and team that feeds your soul as well as your pocketbook. We greatly appreciate this journey and how difficult it can be, and we truly wish you great success.

And we do hope we have the chance to work together in the future. So, please do apply!

Wishing you well,


The SweetRush Team

IT DevOps

SweetRush, an e-Learning & Development company, is looking for an IT (aka DevOps) rock star to play an important role in building, maintaining, and evolving the software, infrastructure, and technologies that drive our products and services.  SweetRush has been operating since 2001 and continues to grow. Our IT Department has been…

SweetRush, an e-Learning & Development company, is looking for an IT (aka DevOps) rock star to play an important role in building, maintaining, and evolving the software, infrastructure, and technologies that drive our products and services.
  
SweetRush has been operating since 2001 and continues to grow. Our IT Department has been handled by our amazing IT Director, and now we need a self-motivated person to join this small but critically important team. Our IT team ensures the stability, integrity, and efficiency of our operations and our IT infrastructure.
  
 But wait! There’s more!  You'd be helping to build scalable and redundant systems with a focus on automating systems for deployment, maintenance, and security. We have ever growing and changing security requirements, so you’ll get to apply your security knowledge. 
  
 If you’re passionate about performance, reliability and security, we'd love to chat!
 
Responsibilities
 
Some of the role’s responsibilities may include and are not limited to:
 
  • Participate in the design, implementation, and maintenance of servers while always keeping an eye on security.
  • Provide installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems’ server-side software and related infrastructure.
  • Perform daily system monitoring, server resources, systems, and key processes. 
  • Resolve day-to-day operational issues, ensuring effective and timely resolution. This will include desktop support for our users.
  • Ensure the stability and security of operational systems, as well as maintain the integrity of the data they contain. 
  • Work with cutting-edge tools and systems to provide services. 
 
Required Skills
 
  • Knowledge of Ubuntu server (Linux servers in general) and Bash scripting.
  • Knowledge of SSH, Rsync, Bacula in helpful
  • Broad understanding of tools and Technologies - Source control, continuous integration, infrastructure automation, deployment Automation and orchestration, container concepts, orchestration, cloud (AWS, Azure)
  • Strong Linux system architecture experience 
  • Should be familiar with providing desktop support including: web applications, familiarity with Mac OS, Windows, and Ubuntu; antivirus software; computer hardware; troubleshooting; etc. 
  • Familiarity with server administration duties such as back-up validation, server security patching, parse logs, and calling out suspect IPs. 
  • Experience working with and implementing different security practices and protocols (particularly spotting and mitigating hacking attempts).
  • Self-directed and dependable 
  • Problem solver (find the simplest solution to a problem)
  • User-centric (loves to help users and others) with a passion for living life in a way that leaves a positive mark daily on your coworkers, clients, and community
  • Strong communication skills (in both technical and non-technical subjects) 
  • Basic understanding of security concepts required to secure servers or applications
  • A strong understanding of automation testing and the importance of testing
  • Strong understanding of networking concepts
  • Must be flexible and capable of handling many different tasks
  • Strong desire for collaboration and teamwork 
 
 
If the above describes your interests and experience, please submit a current resume and your salary requirements through the link below.

Future Opportunity - Instructional Designer

Role DescriptionInstructional design is the heart of our work at SweetRush, and the instructional designer is the person that makes that magic happen. Working as part of a cross-functional, highly creative team, the ID plans the instructional treatments to ensure that the learning solution is effective and engaging. ResponsibilitiesDesigns eLearning, vILT,…

Role Description

Instructional design is the heart of our work at SweetRush, and the instructional designer is the person that makes that magic happen. Working as part of a cross-functional, highly creative team, the ID plans the instructional treatments to ensure that the learning solution is effective and engaging. 

Responsibilities
  • Designs eLearning, vILT, ILT, performance support materials, and other materials as required.
  • Actively collaborates with the Creative Director at the earliest phases of the project to design engaging and effective learning.
  • Interviews SMEs to collect content.
  • Uses documents such as the design document and storyboard to communicate with the development team and the client.
  • Presents and explains authored project documents (such as the design document and storyboard) to clients.
  • Receives and incorporates feedback from clients, internal team, and the Lead ID.

Required Skills and Characteristics
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent 
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in an educational, corporate training, or professional services environment, with an emphasis on elearning and multimedia technologies
  • Minimum 5 years of experience implementing adult learning principles
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Google Docs
  • Ability to blend and implement multiple instructional modalities including vILT, ILT, eLearning
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously and establish priorities
  • Superb communicator on a remote/virtual team
  • Confident, self-motivated, and detailed-oriented
  • Capable of working effectively and efficiently in a fast paced, constantly changing environment
  • Creative, innovative, flexible, and passionate about instructional design.
Desired Skills
  • Experience designing instruction that utilizes emerging technologies such as virtual reality, augmented reality, social learning, and gamification
  • Experience with authoring tools such as Storyline, Rise, or Evolve
  • Experience writing grants, proposals, responses to RFPs
  • Experience as a trainer or teacher at any level

Future Opportunity - eLearning Creative Director

We’re always growing and will need more people to work with us on exciting and upcoming projects. The role below is not for a project today. Our process is to explore if we are a mutual fit so that as soon as we need to expand we can reach out…

We’re always growing and will need more people to work with us on exciting and upcoming projects. The role below is not for a project today. Our process is to explore if we are a mutual fit so that as soon as we need to expand we can reach out to you and get going quickly. Please submit your application if you're interested!

Our clients count on us to be creative and innovative when collaborating on and developing effective, custom learning solutions. As Creative Director, you will play a central role in bringing our clients’ visions to life.

We are looking for an individual who is passionate about weaving high-quality creative concepts into learning programs. This means connecting with target audiences on an emotional level while integrating visuals, learning technology (such as game-based learning and mobile), and learning techniques (such as storytelling and discovery).

We're looking for someone who is fluid when pitching ideas and who can manage, critique, and guide the work of designers producing UI/UX visuals, prototypes, animations, and illustrations. This means keeping the project on track, delivering on deadline, and motivating your team to do their very best.

And, finally, we're looking for a true collaborator who can work alongside talented Instructional Designers, Technologists, Project Managers, and client partners; inspire them with great ideas, and take ownership for carrying ideas through to top-notch execution. 

Responsibilities

  • Work with team members to deliver a creative concept aligned with the project’s needs, audience, and business goals.
  • Work with budgets and timelines.
  • Visually represent your ideas during collaboration meetings.
  • Team up with other creative peers to produce prototypes that set clear expectations for the team and clients.
  • Understand the design-resourcing needs, and support the recruiting efforts if needed. 
  • Guide designers to be in line with creative ideas.
  • Review documents and provide feedback if needed to meet creative expectations.
  • Support the design production process.
  • Analyze client deliveries and recommend changes if necessary. 

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience directing digital and/or learning projects (learning, games, web/apps, VR, etc.)
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating relevant experience in the creative field
  • Solid understanding of adult learning techniques, working with learning objectives, learning curriculum, course flow development, evaluation techniques, and learning authoring tools and technologies
  • Robust creativity and presentation techniques
  • Ability to present and pitch learning concepts to clients and team
  • Storytelling and basic scripting techniques
  • Ability to sketch or visualize ideas and concepts 
  • Experience in prototyping
  • Gamification design fundamentals
  • Understanding of UI/UX fundamentals and business visual quality standards
  • Strong working knowledge of multimedia assets such as interfaces and interactions
  • Great leader and communicator—ability to direct, inspire, and motivate your team
  • Experience working with Agile development methodologies (desired)
  • Availability to travel (U.S. citizen or U.S. visa available)

As mentioned above, we’re always growing and will need more people to work with us on exciting and upcoming projects. If you’re a Creative Director or Art Director with a strong background in VR, AI, video, animation, print, or marketing and have an outrageous digital portfolio, please apply.



Training Coordinator

On-site in McLean, VA Position SummaryAre you obsessed with details?  Do people tell you you’re an outstanding communicator?  Are you solutions oriented, tech savvy and love interfacing with people? If the above describes you perfectly, we have an amazing opportunity for you! We are seeking a uniquely talented individual to work alongside a…

On-site in McLean, VA 

Position Summary

Are you obsessed with details?  Do people tell you you’re an outstanding communicator?  Are you solutions oriented, tech savvy and love interfacing with people? 

If the above describes you perfectly, we have an amazing opportunity for you! 

We are seeking a uniquely talented individual to work alongside a global client in McLean, VA. Quality work is at the foundation of everything we do, and as a Training Coordinator, you will ensure that the work we do meets the highest of standards: our own.

SweetRush is a performance improvement company, and over the past few years we’ve developed award-winning e-Learning programs for our top-notch clients.  We also have a Talent Solutions arm, where we place talented and highly skilled team members to work directly with clients and their teams.  

As a Training Coordinator you will work on a variety of projects such as learning campaigns, compliance initiatives, and learning delivery.  Additionally, you will work with a multitude of systems such as a Learning Management System (LMS) and help support a client-vendor relationship.

We are looking for a candidate who will be solutions oriented, flexible and thrives in a fast-moving environment.  Someone who excels at multitasking, time-management, and has the willingness to learn and adapt, will be successful in this hospitality culture.

This is a FT contracting engagement that will last 6-months, with a possibility for extending an additional 6-months, depending on performance.

Required Skills and Education

  • 1-2 years of experience with administration of a Learning Management System (LMS) 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office - intermediate level 
  • Ability to focus on sometimes-repetitive tasks, such as data entry
  • Detail oriented, thorough, and organized—perfectionism is welcome!
  • Excellent communication and writing skills: good grammar, spelling, and punctuation
  • Experience with deadline-driven work, and ability to manage to deadlines
  • Comfortable with learning new software technologies and working with them hands on 
  • Experience working with remote team members 
  • A good sense of humor and a positive attitude 
  • BA or BS degree in communications, education or some related field 

Desired Skills

  • Quality Assurance testing experience with LMS
  • Creativity with written communication and visual aesthetics will be important 
  • Experience with WebEx
  • Basic knowledge of SharePoint administration  

If this describes you, please submit your resume and a cover letter (required) explaining your qualifications and interest.

We look forward to meeting you!

Future Opportunity - 3D Generalist

We’re always growing and will need more Superstars (hopefully you) to work with us on exciting and upcoming projects. This role is not for a project today. Our process is to explore if we are a mutual fit so that as soon as we need to expand we can reach…

We’re always growing and will need more Superstars (hopefully you) to work with us on exciting and upcoming projects. This role is not for a project today. Our process is to explore if we are a mutual fit so that as soon as we need to expand we can reach out to you and get going quickly. Please submit your application if you're interested!

For the past 14 years, we at SweetRush have been obsessed with delivering unique e-learning experiences. We combine innovative gameplay, cutting-edge technology, and stunning visuals to create award-winning e-learning solutions that take our clients’ businesses to the next level. We are dedicated to enabling our clients for success, and to achieve that we need the best and brightest talent the industry has to offer.

We are looking for an all-out, animation-lead rock star to join our creative team. You will be tasked with the management of 3D asset development for a specific project.

Responsibilities:
  • Leading the production team and directing 3D artists to complete and deliver all the assets necessary to develop accurate and quality work consistent with the storyboard and aligned with the project’s scope.

Qualifications:
  • Generalist with senior-level experience in the entire 3D production pipeline, including modeling and animation of avatars and environments. 
  • Experience in post-production work, including rendering assets and compositing the final shots in Adobe After Effects to create consistency and optimized files for render.

Required skills:
  • Autodesk® 3ds Max
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Video/ audio editing software
  • Render farm experience (not required, but nice to have)

Soft skills:
  • Strong communication skills
  • Robust organizational skills, including ability to break down scripts and assign shots
  • Proactive leadership skills to direct the team and produce the best and most-effective results

Location:
This is a remote position.
This position is open to candidates within two to three hours of the U.S. Central time zone (UTC/GMT -6 hours), or those willing to work during our business hours. 

 If the opportunity to help create SweetRush’s next amazing e-learning experience is a challenge you’ve been waiting for, we definitely want to talk! 

Upload your resume and include a link to your online portfolio or reel, demonstrating the relevant skills required. Don’t forget to include your salary requirements or hourly rate.

If you represent a small studio or agency, we encourage you to apply. We're always in the search for new exciting partnerships and look forward to hearing from you!

Don't see the position you're looking for?

Don't go away; please apply here. We're always looking for new talent.

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