ICON Clinical Research

Multimedia Developer

Location
Limerick
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Jul 2021
Closes
27 Aug 2021
Ref
JR076286
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organization. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organizations.

With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.

Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.

FIRECREST is part of the ICON plc Group and produces highly visual and engaging products for the Clinical Trial Industry. FIRECREST products help improve Site performance by delivering innovative and effective training to sites while complying with Industry Standards. As an organisation responsible for the development of clinical training for medical staff, the Content and Functional Reviewer role is critical to the delivery of accurate and high quality training products to our clients.

The Role:

The Multimedia Developer will use Adobe Illustrator to create illustrations, icons, infographics and flowcharts for procedures outlined in our Visit Guide. The role also involves taking the content of our sponsors Powerpoint Presentations and redesigning them so that they are more visually appealing and adding text, audio and interactivity to graphics using Adobe Captivate and Articulate, from time-to-time the role will also involve some work in HTML and Java scripting

A Multimedia Developer should be a highly-motivated individual who enjoys the creative and technical side of the role. The Multimedia Developer will be competent to work on their own initiative but also as part of a team with other professionals.

The Multimedia Developer role is team orientated. In addition to working as members of cross-functional production teams, graphic designers also operate as part of the wider graphics team, contributing ideas, and taking a proactive role in the continuing development of FIRECREST's design solution.

Responsibilities:
  • Create detailed illustrations of medical procedures, icons, flowcharts and infographics for our Visit- By-Visit Guide
  • Redesign the PowerPoint presentations supplied by our clients and add interactivity and audio using Articulate and create questions and assessments using QuizMaker
  • Ensure that all graphics are approved by the 3D & Video Manager and are consistent with the current house style
  • Actively participate in project meetings and On Screen Reviews
  • Ensure that all files are backed-up and stored in our content management system CVS
  • Follow all approved SOPs
  • Ensure that tasks are completed on time, within budget and with a high level of quality
  • Recognize, exemplify and adhere to ICON's values which center around our commitment to People, Clients and Performance
  • As a member of staff, the employee is expected to embrace and contribute to our culture of process improvement with a focus on streamlining our processes adding value to our business and meeting client needs.
  • To undertake other reasonably related duties as may be assigned from time to time
  • Ability to build strong relationships across different product stakeholders


Requirements:
  • Bachelor Degree or local equivalent in a Graphic Design, or Multimedia course.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Proficient expertise in Adobe Creative Suite - After Effects, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Premier, candidate should have good working knowledge Microsoft office products
  • Prior relevant experience in the creation of e-learning courses
  • Familiarity with Multimedia development with an in-depth knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and experience designing UI assets such as icons and graphics for the web.
  • Good knowledge of JSON & Java script an advantage
  • Some experience in AR/VR, Desktop Publishing, Graphic Design, HTML scripting, ActionScript and prior knowledge of the Storyline applications would be an advantage.


Benefits of Working in ICON:

Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That's why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture - one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.