The Opportunity

Halifax, NS
Technology and Digital Media
Entry Level

As a Multimedia Specialist, you have a passion for developing the design and visual content of eLearning assets. 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:hard surface
    • organic models
    • high level of detail
    • low resolution game assets
  • Unwrap 3D models and compact UV sets
  • Rig characters/vehicles and other 3D assets to achieve desired animation in an efficient manner
  • Render and composite multiple render passes in Photoshop, After Effects and other compositing packages (Ambient Occlusion, Specular, Reflection, Zdepth, etc.)
  • Texture models based on reference material
  • Edit video and output in multiple formats (FLV, AVI, MP4 etc)
  • Create interactive flash animations
  • Provide accurate level of effort estimates for forecasting
  • Participate in strategy and concept development of design elements
  • Work with various internal clients, providing ideas and creative support to respective initiatives
  • Develop custom interfaces and applications
  • Determine the best way to achieve the desired media either through the use of existing stock, development of new material, or combination of both
  • Consult with clients to establish the overall look and graphical elements
  • Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts of graphical elements in accordance with the Presentation Design Documents and Scripted Storyboards
  • Determine size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy
  • Mark up, paste, and assemble final layouts
  • Digitize images

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 including:
    • 3D Studio Max
    • Maya
    • Cinema 4D
    • Soft Image
  • 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
  • Proficient in the Adobe suite of products (Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Captivate, Flash, After Effects, Premiere, etc.)
  • Experience in the following would be considered an asset:
    • Unity 3D
    • VBS3 and Oxygen 2
    • Zbrush 4 (Hard Surface Sculpting)
    • Dynamic simulation (Krakatoa, Particle Flow, Thinking Particles, FumeFX, RealFlow, MassFX, etc.)
    • Flash ActionScript (2 or 3)
    • Articulate Storyline

We're looking for

Core Skills

Graphic Design Multimedia Design 3D Studio Max Maya Cinema 4D Soft Image Unity

A little bit about us

Bluedrop Training & Simulation

Bluedrop Training & Simulation Inc. (BTS) 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.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

This is an excellent opportunity for ambitious, career-oriented individuals who wish to be part of a large, dynamic and highly successful organization. We offer competitive compensation, bonus opportunities and benefits, as well as exceptional career growth potential. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Bluedrop Training & Simulation Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We just hire the best….