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Job #: R-00017217
Location: Schnectady, NY
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time

Description

Job Requisition:

Multi-Media Designer

Job Description:

Leidos Defense Group is seeking Multi-Media Designers (MMDs) in Schenectady, NY with broad - based computer skills to support Navy training programs.  Candidates will be members of a multi-disciplinary team consisting of Navy and contractor maritime power plant subject matter experts, instructional system designers, and multi-media designers working in a fast-paced, demanding environment. In this project we transform curricula designed by instructional experts, experienced maritime power plant technicians and subject matter experts into computer-based training (CBT) modules used in the Navy’s self-paced training program. Assists with the design and programming of interactive multimedia applications for web-based delivery. Candidate must be a motivated self-starter who is able to multi-task and work within deadlines, and must be able to smoothly transition between various projects to solve technical issues. Must have excellent communication skills, the ability to work with Instructional Designers, Graphic Artists and Subject Matter Experts. Provide accurate task completion estimates, and develop applications using storyboards. Responsible for applying adult learning theory to the creation of e-Learning and blended learning solutions. Assist in the research, selection, and modification of existing training content to meet learning needs. Converting instructor led content to e-Learning solutions, when applicable. Supports training team administrative functions, as assigned, including: manipulation of portal content and integrity of training related databases.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of an Associate’s degree with five (5) years of professional experience or equivalent combined education/experience; Or Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years relevant experience or equivalent education and experience
  • Must be proficient in developing multimedia training products for use in web based environments.
  • Must be proficient in the development of interactive training applications object oriented programming.
  • Must be proficient in the following programming languages: AS2, AS3, JavaScript, HTML (including HTML5), CSS, XML.
  • Must be proficient with troubleshooting techniques for software and multimedia development environments.
  • Must work with FMP and Navy subject matter experts to assist in training curriculum development and implementation.
  • Must have Final US Secret security clearance to start work

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience with computer animation (including audio) 
  • Experience using Adobe products such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver. 
  • Experience in building eLearning strategies to support program initiatives.
  • Experience / familiarity with the following is a plus:
  • SQL, Visual Basic.
  • Developing Databases using Microsoft Access.
  • Work with Learning Content Management Systems and Learning Management Systems including the use of SCORM, Tin Can, Section 508 and other industry standards.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Multi Media

2000

Defense

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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