Avigilon

  • Training Development Instructional Designer

    Job Location CA-BC-Vancouver
    Job ID
    2018-2979
    # Positions
    1
    Job Type
    Permanent Full Time
  • Job Description

    Training Development Instructional Designer

    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

     

    At Avigilon we are helping solve some of the biggest challenges around safety and physical security by developing advanced artificial intelligence (AI) technologies and products that are used to help keep people, businesses, and cities around the world safer. Avigilon, a Motorola Solutions company, designs, develops, and manufactures advanced AI, video analytics, network video management software and hardware, surveillance cameras, and access control solutions that help change the way people interact with their security systems.

     

    Founded in 2004 in Vancouver, Avigilon has been a driving force behind the security industry’s AI evolution and has continuously been a company that stands for innovation and growth. At Avigilon, you will find a culture of thought-leaders who are passionate about creating exciting new solutions for security and surveillance. We seek problem-solvers who are eager to rise to the challenges of a continuously evolving technological industry, and those who want to make an impact of the safety of people and businesses globally.

     

    Position Overview:

    Avigilon is seeking an entry-level / junior Training Development Instructional Designer to build out our internal and external training portfolio. This exciting opportunity includes developing online training, and static and dynamic visual content that will be utilized both internally and externally. Working closely with engineering, technical documentation and product management, this role will be central in delivering high quality technical training materials and programs for an internal and external audience.

     

    Based in our Vancouver office and reporting to the Lead Instructional Designer, this role focuses on developing educational experiences through applying current instructional methodologies and visual communication design practices.

     

    Responsibilities include:

     

    • Developing and maintaining visually engaging and interactive online employee training experiences that are inventive and inspiring
    • Creating unique and creative training experiences which incorporate contemporary instructional design theories and participant-focused activities that are visually stimulating and inviting
    • Creating appealing visual communication (such as infographics, videos, animations, and more) that employ graphic design principles and techniques
    • Quality controlling and improving online training experiences through developing interactive and imaginative participant-focused activities (such as simulations, games, videos, animations, graphics, or other visual communication)
    • Working with subject matter experts, technical documentation and project tracking software (JIRA) to create and maintain training experiences
    • Maintaining and updating existing training based on product introductions, product changes, and feedback
    • Performing effective project management to meet established deadlines
    • Establishing project outlines and deadlines for projects
    • Building scalable and repeatable processes for the scoping, creation, maintenance, and launch of training experiences
    • Performing basic tasks in the Avigilon Training Center such as uploading or replacing published SCORM files
    • Evaluating training by measuring results and recommending changes

     

    Qualifications:

     

    • 2 years of experience working in a training environment developing visually engaging courseware
    • A recent degree or diploma in instructional design, visual communication, interaction design, media arts, graphic design, educational studies, adult education, or a very closely related field
    • Knowledge of current instructional design theories and methodologies would be an asset
    • Proven knowledge of graphic design or visual communication design principles
    • Experience developing participant-centered training experiences that focused heavily on developing graphic design, visual communication, or multimedia materials
    • Proficiency with a variety of graphic editors such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Flash, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Premiere, Camtasia, GoAnimate, etc.
    • Proficiency with online educational authoring tools such as Captivate or Articulate would be an asset
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software such as PowerPoint and Word

     

     

    We believe that diversity spawns innovation – the more diverse our employees are, the more ideas and talents we have to excel as a leader in the technology sector. If you would like to be part of a dynamic team of people who are ambitious, focused, and hardworking then we look forward to meeting you!

     

     

     

    Avigilon Perks and Benefits:

     

    As a full-time employee at Avigilon, you are eligible to receive a comprehensive benefits package which includes MSP, extended health, dental, and medical insurance while travelling  You will also receive a health spending account to cover additional healthcare costs, such as vision care, RMT and chiropractor visits. 

     

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