Media Developer - Co-op
Pearson Education Ltd
North York, Ontario
5d ago

Description

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-

examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe.

We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better.

By pushing the boundaries of technology and each other to surpass these boundaries we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

JOB SUMMARY :

The Media Developer is responsible for creating and implementing product development strategyand managing media products and services in the K-

20 education markets. Workingcollaboratively with market strategists and content developers, s / he is accountable forcoordinating the creation, production, testing, and updating of media products.

RESPONSIBILITIES :

Collaborate with and take direction from stakeholders on product development, design, andproduction; could work on part or whole of media program

Oversee external vendors and freelance resources for technical specs, scheduling, andbudgeting.

Provide technical support

Coordinate testing of products, creating test-scripts, quality assurance / quality control plans,documentation, training plans for customer support

Coordinate the production of media products, services, and conversion of legacy content tomeet customer needs

Develop user support documents

Keep current on technologies, learning management systems, and enterprise-wide platforms

Qualifications

Currently pursuing College Degree or Diploma in information or web technologies or related field

Demonstrated web / app development experience

Hands-on experience or significant knowledge of coding and programming with HTML5,JavaScript, XML, AJAX, JQuery, JSON, CSS

Proficient with relational databases

Familiar with learning technologies such as SCORM, LTI / QTI, APIs

Strong project management skills

Experience with Agile development and project management

Experience with interface design, UX, and / or instructional design a plus

Experience with front-end frameworks such as AngularJS, EmberJS, Flux / ReactJS a plus

Experience with enterprise server-side technologies such as J2EE and .Net a plus

Knowledge of responsive design and accessibility best practices

Knowledge of Web Analytics and Data Analysis

Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines in a fast-pacedenvironment

Pearson Canada is committed to providing accommodation for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Job Unposting : Ongoing

Schedule : Full-time Temporary

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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