Junior Instructional Designer
Matrox Imaging

Position Overview
handshake logo Permanent Full Time
location icon Dorval, Quebec

Job Title: Junior Instructional Designer
Category: Sales


Matrox Imaging is an established and trusted supplier to top original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and integrators involved in machine vision as well as medical and scientific imaging. The components consist of smart cameras, vision controllers, I/O cards, and frame grabbers (video capture cards), all designed to provide optimum price-performance within a common software environment.

Businesses served include the automotive, electronics, flat panel display, medical device and semiconductor manufacturing sectors; the food, beverage and pharmaceutical production sectors; the medical diagnoses and intervention field; the packaging, surveillance and transportation industries.

Technologies pursued include 3D machine vision for automated visual inspection and robot guidance as well as machine learning for visual quality control.

As a junior instructional designer, your primary mandate will be to prepare content for Matrox Imaging's online training platform, Vision Academy Online. The online content is primarily narrated animations explaining technical material to computer programmers and other technical users.


  • Conduct a needs assessment to determine the scope of the videos in a course and the technical content of each video;
  • Develop storyboards with narration, and draft summative evaluation questions for each video;
  • Create draft videos, possibly including narration;
  • Assist in creating final videos in collaboration with the motion graphic designer


  • Background in technical writing, courseware development, instructional design, or another related field;
  • Excellent written and oral English communication skills; good French communication is an asset;
  • Ability to grasp novel technical concepts, especially programming concepts;
  • Comfortable creating a visual story from a blank page;
  • Previous experience in technical writing or computer programming is an asset.

Benefits and work environment

As a new member of our team, you will be given the opportunity and tools to be successful in a challenging and rewarding position.

Our benefits plan and work environment aim to provide our employees with a healthy balance and quality of work life. We offer:

  • Group insurance plan;
  • Training and tuition reimbursement;
  • On site access to sports and recreational facilities (gym, pool, basketball courts, hockey rink, yoga classes, walking trails);
  • Fully-stocked cafeteria and access to BBQs and terrace;
  • On site, company-subsidized daycare and camp programs;
  • Flexible working schedule and summer hours;
  • Free and abundant onsite parking; access to forthcoming REM line.

Submit Application

Interested in the job? Find out if you are qualified for this position at Matrox by submitting your resume. Please include a cover letter and a copy of your transcripts. You can also send us your resume by mail or fax.

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Matrox is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to affirmative action and workforce diversity.