Oakville, ON, Canada - Full Time

Who is Geotab:

Imagine millions of vehicles driving across the globe 24/7. Next, imagine that you collected rich location, engine and vehicle behaviour data on each vehicle through a plug and play device. Our customers have the power to take this data and provide valuable insight toward their businesses because of the Geotab platform. Geotab is one of the leading telematics technology companies in the world and is focused on continuing our rapid expansion worldwide. For more information visit us at www.geotab.com.

Who we are looking for:
We are always looking for amazing talent who can contribute to our growth and deliver results! Geotab is seeking an Instructional Designer who will quickly contribute to introducing new processes to our Learning center. If you love technology, have experience with technical training and e-learning, can develop rock star training materials, and are keen to join a leading edge technology firm  – we would love to hear from you!

What are the details of this position:
The Geotab Learning Center team provides an extensive curriculum to educate our customers on the use and value of the Geotab product suite, in addition to our Marketplace Partner integration offerings. As an Instructional Designer, your key responsibility is to streamline and evaluate the delivery methods of adult learning content, overseeing end-to-end during each design cycle. You will leverage a strong background in e-learning, content development, and visual design (UI/UX) to create exceptional learning experience hosted in our LMS. This role will collaborate closely with Learning Center teammates, internal subject matter experts, as well as training audiences as a central contributor to the design process and articulating objectives, assessments, and activity paths of each course.

Duties and Tasks/Essential Functions:

  • Partner with faculty, academic directors to develop course outcomes and clearly articulate the course objectives, requirements, and assessment criteria for face-to-face, online and hybrid courses
  • Design instructional approaches appropriate for the course outcomes and requirements that fully leverage the benefits of the delivery method
  • Collaborate with training facilitators to troubleshoot technical problems and brainstorm creative solutions for the delivery of live sessions
  • Oversee and review course development projects to ensure that final courses maintains the integrity of the initial design blueprint
  • Participate in course authentication and approves final versions for readiness to "go live"
  • Review course analytics regularly to assess course design theories as they play out over time, to identify creative solutions for course improvements, and to recommend need for revision (re-entry into the development cycle)
  • Work with Learning Center Manager to define goals and course sequences for current and future course offerings
  • Participate in faculty development initiatives designed to improve faculty preparedness in course design, delivery, and assessment
  • Participate in strategic initiatives to drive innovation and operationalize quality at scale
  • Research and disseminate best practices contributing to innovations in teaching and learning with technology (e-learning)
  • Analyze the end user technology environment (desktop and network) to determine limitations to media, graphic and audio development. Select technology solution that is consistent with both technology infrastructure and learning audience needs.
  • Work along side graphic designers to translate instructional concepts into interactive graphics or animations that reinforce the concepts specified by the content developers and subject matter experts
  • Write one blog post per year

  • Experience/Skills Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Education, or related field
  • 5+ years experience developing e-learning courses
  • Thorough knowledge of adult learning theory, practices, and emerging instructional technologies
  • Ability to apply visual design skills to create engaging, interactive online, instructor-led, or print-based learning experiences
  • Knowledge of streaming audio and video, compression methods, file types, and formats
  • Experience with web-based learning management systems, e-Learning authoring tools (e.g., Articulate Storyline or Captivate), and graphic design software (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign)
  • Experience with basic web development (HTML & CSS) an asset
  • Knowledge of SCORM and other standards for online course delivery
  • Advanced in using Google business suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides)

  • A link to a Portfolio of work or samples will be required.

    What makes our staff passionate about Geotab?

    Table Tennis at the office! Bring your own bat!
    Great accommodation (height adjustable desks)
    Light breakfast served daily (cereals, bars and fresh fruit)
    Hot lunch or fresh sandwiches served every Friday
    Geotab sponsored sports teams, dress up days, fun social events
    Full medical benefits & 4% company matching retirement savings plan

    Our Core Values:

    Geotabbers innovate and seek creative ways to continuously improve. Collaboration and teamwork defines the way we work. We love being ahead of the curve, using leading technology, and being agile in every way we do business. We work hard, and we definitely  play hard. From the CEO - to the staff - there is an open-door policy for all of us to freely communicate. Geotabbers are dynamic, and enjoy working in a fast-paced work environment. We own our work and take responsibility in a true entrepreneurial spirit!

    Geotab encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Geotab is committed to accommodating persons with disabilities throughout the interview, selection and employment process. If you require accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information about our accommodation policies and practices, please contact us at (416) - 434 4309.