The Opportunity

Halifax, NS
Information Technology
Full-time - Permanent

You have a passion for developing the design and visual content of eLearning projects. You enjoy working cohesively with multi-disciplinary teams to develop and produce high quality, high impact online courseware.

What you'll do


  • Effectively model and render 3D assets as required including:
    • Complex interior components
    • Hard surfaces
    • High level of accuracy
    • Low resolution game assets
  • Unwrap 3D models and compact UV sets
  • Texture models based on reference material
  • Light and render 3D assets (static images and animations)
  • Edit videos and output in multiple formats (FLV, AVI, MP4 etc.)
  • Create interactive HTML5 interactions

Other Duties:

  • Provide accurate level of effort estimates 
  • Participate in strategy and concept development of design elements
  • Work with the Production Team (Subject Matter Experts, Instructional Designers, Media Developers) providing ideas and creative support to respective initiatives
  • Determine the best way to achieve the desired media using existing stock imagery, development of new material, or a combination of both
  • Read, comprehend, and execute media requests
  • Follow project standards to ensure all media assets meet established guidelines
  • Adhere to proper project workflow as outlined by the Bluedrop QMS
  • The Company may reasonably expand or limit such duties, responsibilities and authority.

What you'll need


  • Diploma or certificate in 3D animation or graphic design would be considered an asset
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience working in multimedia design field
  • Proficiency in 3D development processes and tools:
    • Modelling in 3D Studio Max including: machinery, heavy equipment, systems with complicated internal components, control panels
    • Optimizing models for use in game engines (Unity)
    • Working from provided guidelines and standards
  • Ability to learn new industry techniques and software packages and integrate new workflows in a fast-paced environment
  • Exceptional organizational skills with an ability to handle multiple initiatives, projects, and deadlines
  • Familiarity with the Adobe CC Suite, specifically: Photoshop, Illustrator, Animate/Flash, After Effects and Premiere
  • Experience in any of the following would be considered an asset:
    • Unity 3D
    • VBS2
    • Flash ActionScript (2, 3)
    • Javascript
    • Articulate Storyline
    • User Experience/UX Design
    • HTML5/CSS
  • Must be able to obtain a Government of Canada security clearance.

We're looking for

Core Skills

Texturing 3D rendering 3D Studio Max 3D Modeling Animation Multimedia Photoshop

A little bit about us

Bluedrop Training & Simulation

Bluedrop Training & Simulation Inc. (BTSI) operates within the defense and aerospace industry where it designs and develops highly specialized, high performance, tactical training for front line operators of equipment working in complex environments and high-risk situations. This includes, training systems needs analysis, custom courseware development, virtual simulation training devices, and ongoing training support for in service support. Typical customers include Tier one OEMs such as Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Sikorsky.