Learning Technologist (eLearning Development)

CPA Ontario
Toronto (Region), Ontario
Annual salary + benefits and pension
November 27, 2018
January 26, 2019
Employment Type
Full time
Designations Required/Preferred

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Position Description:

CPA Ontario is currently in search of a Learning Technologist (eLearning Development) who will be the “champion” for new technologies, provide thought leadership, as well as recommend and promote the learning technologies that will most effectively deploy CPA Ontario learning products to its members. The Learning Technologist will also be responsible for using learning technologies to develop/produce learning. 

Major Responsibilities:

  • Develop interactive online courses using course authoring tools such as Articulate’s Storyline 360.
  • Develop interactive games, Videoscribe animations and add audio and video elements to courses as needed.
  • Provide expertise and consultative support to peers in the development of eLearning, micro learning and mobile learning.
  • Analyze problems and make sound decisions about a course of action within the scope of the position.
  • Recommend, develop, deploy and promote learning technologies and tools.
  • Ensure timely course production, pilot/user testing, QA.
  • Promote new learning technologies.
  • Develop and document processes and approaches for learning development tasks.
  • Counsel the learning team on approaches, methods and processes for developing technology-supported learning.
  • Revise and update programmed learning content.
  • Help maintain all learning technology software. 
  • Stay current with industry trends and best practices.
  • Support learning program acquisition and curation efforts as needed.

Qualification Requirements:

  • Post-secondary diploma, degree or certificate, preferably in Education Technology, Graphic Design and/or IT, or a related field.
  • A minimum of 6 years’ experience utilizing technologies developing and deploying learning in a fast-paced demanding environment managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong portfolio of interactive eLearning courses and learning objects.
  • Previous experience in a learning function or team, partnering with designers.
  • Experience with Learning and Content Management Systems, PC, Mac, and mobile platforms.
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook, file manipulation and remote access.
  • Experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, and other tools within the Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Advanced proficiency using tools such as Articulate, Captivate, and Lectora to develop learning based on design inputs.
  • Awareness of learning design principles, including user interface and user experience design.
  • Proven project management skills, including prototyping, rapid development, scoping and implementation (especially via an LMS).
  • Demonstrated ability to shift with agility from thought leadership to hands on development.

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those being considered for further screening or an interview will be contacted.

CPA Ontario is an inclusive employer. Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code. If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please email accessibility@cpaontario.ca with “Accommodation Required” in the subject line to provide your contact information. Recruitment Services staff will contact you within 48 hours.

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