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

British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)

Branch Burnaby BC CA

Multi Media Developer
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.


  • 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.


  • 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:

  • 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:

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.

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