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Instructional Designer - Imaging IT Solutions (IITS)

Date: Apr 13, 2019

Location: Waterloo, ON, CA

Company: Agfa-Gevaert NV


Agfa HealthCare, a member of the Agfa-Gevaert Group, is a leading global provider of diagnostic imaging and healthcare IT solutions. The company has nearly a century of healthcare experience and has been a pioneer on the healthcare IT market since the early 1990's. Today, Agfa HealthCare designs, develops and delivers state-of-the-art systems for capturing, managing and processing diagnostic images and clinical/administrative information for hospitals and healthcare facilities, as well as contrast media solutions to enable effective medical imaging results. The company has sales offices and agents in over 100 markets worldwide.


Agfa Healthcare's internal product Training team is looking for an Instructional Designer with the knowledge and passion to design and develop engaging and effective content for the various Service & Sales profiles within our organization.

As the successful candidate, you will collaborate with subject matter experts (SME) within the organization to produce engaging, effective learning solutions based on prioritized business needs. The diversity of the audiences we support will require the successful candidate to be proficient with all aspects of the instructional design process, multiple delivery methods, and the development of metrics to determine effectiveness.


If you are self-motivated, resourceful and thrive in a rapidly changing environment, then this opportunity is for you!


Key Accountabilities:

  • Work collaboratively with SMEs and other Instructional Designers to design storyboards, determine best delivery methods, and establish a shared vision based on business needs.
  • Research, design and develop relevant, engaging, effective and highly innovative adult learning solutions that incorporate instructional design best practices.
  • Design and develop learning solutions for varying delivery methods – eLearning, blended learning, game-based learning, micro learning, remote delivery, instructor-led training and so on.
  • Determine and manage content delivery dates in collaboration with SMEs, including detailed work breakdown.
  • Analyze test results, evaluations and reports to determine trends and respond with follow-up training/information where required.
  • Work closely with fellow Instructional Designers, and internal/external partners to continuously improve design practices and methodologies.



  • Demonstrated success in formal instructional design, including conducting in-depth needs assessment using ADDIE, SAM (or similar) design model.
  • Knowledge of, and the ability to apply, adult learning principles.
  • Ability to think critically and ask targeted questions to determine needs and respond appropriately.
  • Creative and innovative thinking.



  • R&D Centre Waterloo - Canada




We offer a rewarding career in a field that impacts lives, the opportunity to work with a talented and  committed team of individuals, training and career development programs, and a competitive compensation and benefits package. If you want to be part of this experience, we'll take you there!

Agfa Inc. is committed to complying with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005 (AODA) and all of its standards in order to create a barrier-free Ontario.  We will provide necessary accommodation during the recruitment and selection process to all applicants. If you require accommodation, please reach out to Human Resources.

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