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British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) Multi Media Developer Temporary in Burnaby, BC

British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)

Branch Burnaby BC CA

Position:
Multi Media Developer
Location:
Burnaby, BC

Portfolio of custom-built web applications or equivalent examples of work required; Ensures consistent translation of design to function for web applications,…

The Learning and Teaching Centre (LTC) at BCIT is looking for temporary, full-time Multimedia Developer.

In this varied and challenging role, you will be responsible for developing, implementing, maintaining and supporting interactive instructional multimedia applications; and coordinating and/or liaising with other departments and groups to create and maintain centralized production standards for digital educational multimedia in the LTC and BCIT schools and departments.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Meets with clients to determine project scope and recommends most feasible course of action for development.
  • Advises clients on appropriate multimedia costs, timelines and production process.
  • Coordinates budget and schedule required to complete cost-effective multimedia projects.
  • Handles storyboarding/wire-framing UI/UX and IA design and development.
  • Writes well-organized and logical code for front-end database and back-end integration.
  • Ensures consistent translation of design to function for web applications, with a focus on usability and adoption.
  • Provides ongoing maintenance and support for custom-built applications and systems.
  • Works with team to organize and maintain learning object repository and development servers
  • Researches new and evolving software including testing and prototyping, to determine availability, performance and compatibility with existing equipment for instructional or informational purposes.

BENEFITS OF WORKING AT BCIT:

  • Being a part of BC’s Top 100 Employers, and a member of the CCDI .
  • A generous Total Compensation package which includes extended health and dental benefits and a superb pension plan.
  • Access to Professional Development Funds and opportunities for career development.
  • Increase your knowledge with Tuition waivers for BCIT courses.
  • Enjoy subsidized parking and discounted access to our fitness facilities (including classes like Yoga and Zumba).
  • Additional Wellness and Employee Assistance programs.

Minimum Qualifications:
QUALIFICATIONS*:

  • Grade 12, plus completion of a two-year diploma program or equivalent in digital media, web development, computer systems / programming.
  • Two years’ general computer systems experience plus four years’ experience in a similar position, in the development and implementation of educational multimedia within the post-secondary environment.
  • Demonstrated expertise in multimedia applications and proven experience in multimedia development and programming.
  • Experience as a project manager with a proven ability to establish priorities, identify tasks, coordinate the activities of project participants and report on the status of a project.
  • Experience training/mentoring faculty an asset.
  • Portfolio of custom-built web applications or equivalent examples of work required;
  • Examples of applications made for multiple platforms (standalone apps, widgets, mobile, AR/VR…etc.) an asset.
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript, JQuery, AJAX, SQL, PHP required.
  • Experience developing for LMS, SCORM, educational software highly preferred.
  • Familiar with basic data structure and algorithms, restful APIs, API design, version control
  • Graphic and media skills:
    • Working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch and other design tools.
    • Basic audio, video editing and formatting knowledge an asset.
  • Ability to effectively analyze learning situations to identify and solve technology-related.
  • Ability to explain technical decisions to the broader team and project sponsors.
  • Eagerness and aptitude to learn new technologies.
  • Must be a team player, with demonstrated ability to work in the dual role of team participant and team leader.
  • Professional, reliable, with a strong work ethic.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Effective training and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to train adult learners.
  • Creative and visual thinker; keen eye for layout design, understanding of design principles.
  • Excellent organizational and troubleshooting skills with attention to detail.
  • Customer service orientation in all client interactions (internal and external).

*Please note: These are the minimum required qualifications. This position is a dayshift position as defined in Article 14.1 of the Collective Agreement.

Preferred Qualifications:

Posting Date:
04-04-2018

Closing Date:
Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Posting Category:
Administrative and Professional Opportunities

Salary Range:
Pay Grade 10; $55,679 with yearly increments to $60,417 per annum.

Salary/Pay Information:
Prorated based on term of appointment.

Quicklink for Posting:
careers.bcit.ca/applicants/Central?quickFind=52223

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Burnaby, BC, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-04
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