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Education Specialist- Imaging IT Solutions (IITS)

Date: Feb 14, 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 is looking for a talented Education Specialist to join its team in Waterloo, ON



As an Education Specialist within Imaging IT Solutions (IITS), you will engage with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to conduct instructional design, development, administration and manage product/solution training collateral for defined training profiles.


To achieve these responsibilities, you will be required to conduct one or more of the following tasks in parallel:


Key Tasks:

  • Conduct preliminary training needs analysis to plan and prioritize training collateral releases
  • Interact with project stakeholders and Subject Matter Experts to define and storyboard self-paced and/or instructor-led learner blocks.
  • Build discrete learner paths composed of 1 or more learner blocks inclusive of an exam component.
  • Publish discrete learner paths to 1 or more defined profiles.
  • Administrate Learning Management System (LMS) to publish or decommission training curriculum and facilitate reporting.
  • Monitor the intake of general inquiries.



To be successful in this role the ideal candidate should possess many of the soft & hard skills listed: 


Soft Skills:

  • Possess a basic understanding of project management principles and the ability to self manage your own tasks/deliverables against business priorities.
  • Experience facilitating stakeholders in a global organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct both high-level and detailed analysis to breakdown concepts into discrete components.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform detail-oriented administrative tasks, analysis and reporting.
  • Demonstrated ability to research, plan, taking into consideration factors such as learning outcomes, interactive learning and standards.
  • Certification or Diploma in Adult Learning and/or E-learning or relevant work experience.


Hard Skills:

  • Experience working with Microsoft Office 365 applications.
  • Experience working with web-based training development software, such as Storyline, Confluence, Experiential Learning Solutions.
  • Experience working in communities of practice or with social media technologies.
  • Experience using multimedia technologies.
  • Experience utilizing a Learning Management System.


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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