eLearning Developer
Calian Group Ltd.
Fredericton, Canada
11d ago

eLearning Developer About the role : Join our Courseware Development Team at the Army Learning Support Centre at CFB Gagetown where our team is helping to modernize on-

line courses used by our Canadian Forces. Duties include :

  • Reviewing, analyzing and making recommendations with respect to programming issues on project documentation including : Coding standard(s) chosen, client needs assessment and infrastructure topology
  • Developing advanced project components, including : oA User Interface in accordance with the Style GuideoPseudo-code and meta data templates oAdvanced Javascript course elements oAll course elements and related assets oSCO and Asset Meta data documentsoSCORM® conformance and usability testing oQuality assurance testingoA Maintenance Guide that provides information relevant to modifying andoMaintaining the end products
  • Coding / programming eLearning product elements in accordance with the Instructional Design Document(s), including : multimedia elements, Interactive elements, Instruction content elements, Shareable Content Objects, (SCOs) assessment instruments, and evaluation instruments
  • Conduct peer reviews and assessments.
  • Designing and developing data structure, including : designing database structures and relationships, and also documenting database implementation including connection details
  • Implementing quality assurance and lest plans.
  • Assist with project kickoff meetings to ensure all Developers and Instructional Designers are aware of proper folder structure for working files and backup, file naming conventions and proper use of QC and QA test logs.
  • While supporting the key tasks identified above, you will also be requested to perform the following sub-tasks on an as and when requested basis :

  • Conduct the role of lead developer when required
  • Providing technical guidance including : Recommending best practices, making recommendations regarding eLearning product development, identifying and recommending solutions to identified coding issues, and reviewing test documentation
  • Web design and maintenance when required
  • Develop web applications
  • Maintain web applications
  • Know the limitations and capabilities of the Internet and Intranet
  • Create graphics
  • Update scripts (HTML, JavaScript. Asp)
  • Documenting solutions or work-arounds to identified issues.
  • Recognize when mentoring or training is required for members of the development team and provide input to Senior Developer about suitable solutions for improvement,
  • Identify potential issues or areas of inefficiency in the project and assist Senior Developer with the creation of solutions, which may include development of templates and other reusable objects.
  • Assist Project Managers in the creation of accurate project schedules by providing estimates for project scope, project assumptions, timelines and potential risks.
  • Assist and organize and lead project team meetings, when required, throughout the duration of each project.
  • Lead and coordinate the technical design and development of projects while understanding the overall project scope.
  • Assist Instructional Designers to maintain a courseware deviation list throughout the development of each project, which will be delivered to QA .
  • Meet with Instructional Designers prior to development stage to ensure developer notes in storyboard are clear and understood.
  • oMeet with developers once storyboard is complete to ensure developers understand what is expected in order to complete all project files according to what is requested in the storyboard.

  • Collaborate with Instructional Designers to implement innovative solutions to new challenges.
  • Act as liaison to 3D team when 3D assets are being incorporated on a project-by-project basis.
  • Ensure file version control is maintained at all levels of project development.
  • Conduct QC reviews of all courseware to verify accuracy, completeness, and adherence to project standards to ensure the quality of all deliverables.
  • Perform backup, according to standard operating procedures, of all development-related files for current project for current school(s).
  • Provide input into project After Action Review when required. The qualifications :
  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience using rapid eLearning tools such as Adobe Illustrator; Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Captivate, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Contribute, OR Adobe Flash
  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience within the last 5 years in programming web based applications using Action Script, Java, C-
  • based language, or other scripting languages, as well as, database or file structured back-ends

  • Must have a University degree or College diploma (in any field)
  • Must hold a PWGSC Secret security clearance. We can initiate one for you. Type of assignment : Long Term contract
  • Calian values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. Calian is committed to being responsive to the diverse needs of its members, employees, and others, by striving to prevent and remove systemic barriers.

    All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and we welcome applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression and others who may contribute to diversity of our organization.

    We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. We will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request.

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