Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS)
As part of the eLearning team, the Multimedia Design Specialist works collaboratively with the Education, Information Technology and Marketing departments to assist in the development of tools that support our online learning and marketing initiative and will be responsible for eLearning/multimedia design and development, which includes creating and maintaining learning assets. This position reports to the Director, eLearning.
Position Title:  Multimedia Designer (Full-Time)
Work Location:  Rockville, MD Metro Accessible?    Yes   No
Duties & Responsibilities: 
  • Work with the Director, eLearning, and eLearning team to build courseware that conforms to standards for effective e-learning and RAPS branding.
  • Participate in the testing process of de-bugging e-learning modules for quality assurance of the course.
  • Work with the Director, eLearning, and eLearning team to optimize user interface and user engagement for courseware and other learning tools.
  • Assist with the management and administration of the learning management system, provide technical assistance and support materials for end users and other internal clients as needed.
  • Provide multimedia support within the Education Department for blended learning programs when needed.
  • Serve on project teams and/or serve as project lead as necessary
  • Other job-related duties as assigned.
Required Skills/Technical Experience: 
  • At least two (2) years of relevant experience
  • Strong multimedia skills, which include video/audio editing and encoding, and web development (html)
  • Track record of delivering projects on time, to specification, and within budgetary constraints, with limited supervision
  • Demonstrated attention to detail while working on multiple projects simultaneously Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Openness to learning and adapting to new technology
  • Ability to work in collaborative, cross-functional team environment and think creatively
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and web-based applications
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Ability to anticipate problems and recommend solutions
  • Knowledge of non-linear editing platforms
  • Experience using Articulate Storyline or similar e-learning software
  • Proficiency with the Adobe creative suit suite
  • Professional experience using a learning management system
  • Knowledge of xAPI
  • Background in developing iOS/Android applications helpful
Education Requirements: 
  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) preferably in communications, educational technology, instructional design, graphic design, media studies or a related field.