Contract Positions

Translators and Proofreaders

As part of our continuing effort to build teams of quality-oriented professional linguists (individuals or agencies), we are interested in hearing from contractors with at least three to five years of proven professional translation experience. We expect high-speed Internet access, good skills in Microsoft Office, and an ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines. We also value expertise using CAT tools such as Trados and SDLX, and applications such as Acrobat, FrameMaker, QuarkXPress, and HTML/XML editors. Want to apply? Please send cover letter, resume and work samples to VIA Supplier Management.

Contract Instructional Designer

VIA is currently looking for freelance Instructional Designers with experience creating focused, engaging courseware that supports adult learning theory. The ideal candidate will also have experience editing technical content into conversational, scenario-based content with active voice, while adhering to localization best practices. Writing enterprise-level, globally distributed course content with a focus on retail or sales enablement training is a plus. Instructional Designers will develop audio scripting, onscreen text content and storyboards in MS Word or PowerPoint. This role may also include rapid tool course development (Storyline, Captivate) and/or additional Java scripting to support SCORM troubleshooting and LMS customizations. You will be working remotely and need to be available electronically during standard working hours. If this sounds like you, please send your cover letter, resume and work samples to VIA Resumes.

Contract Visual/Production Designer

VIA is currently looking for freelance Visual/Production Designers to work collaboratively with our art director and instructional designers to help produce courses based off of an established look and feel and storyboards created in PowerPoint. You should have a minimum of three years of experience in graphic design, and preferably have working knowledge of authoring tools like Storyline or Captivate. In addition, you should have strong typography, color and layout skills, as well as proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint and motion graphic design. Experience in basic web design is a big plus (HTML5/CSS3/Javascript). If this sounds like you, please your send cover letter, resume and work samples to VIA Resumes.

Contract Course Developer

VIA is currently looking for freelance Course Developers with at least five years of experience developing eLearning modules to work with instructional design lead and project manager to create engaging and interactive learning solutions based on storyboard and artwork provided. Extensive experience with course tracking on a Learning Management System (LMS), as well as popular development tools including Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline and/or Storyline 2 preferred. Flash, illustration and animation skills are a plus. Solid knowledge of adult learning theory, instructional design standards, and training media and methodologies strongly preferred. The idea candidate will demonstrate visual acuity and attention to detail, as well as bring fresh design/development ideas to the table. If this sounds like you please send you cover letter, resume and work samples to VIA Resumes.