Content Provider - System Design & Testing

University of Manitoba
Job Description

Position: Content Provider (non-degree)
Location: Extended Education
Appointment Start Date: July 30, 2019

Appointment End Date: October 11, 2019

Full time: no

Permanent: no

Posting end date: May 3, 2019

Course Name: BUAN 0190 System Design & Testing

Contact hours: 18 
Remuneration: $6,400


The Content Provider will work with the Design and Production team, which includes the instructional designer and production team. One virtual meeting with a program consultant and the instructional designer will take place. It is expected that the Content Provider is available for virtual meetings with the Design and Production team during the development dates.


  • Course blueprint with unit-by-unit learning outcomes;
  • Course outline;
  • Course schedule;
  • Assessment overview and individual assessments;
  • Course content comprising units and activities for online and face-to-face delivery;
  • A production plan; and,
  • Attend on-site or virtual meetings during development timeframe.

Course Information:

This IT-focused course examines concepts and tools for designing, analyzing, and testing systems and introduces testing methodologies. The course also addresses: ways of determining the best type of testing for a given purpose; how to conduct testing within best practice parameters; and how to interpret and report testing results effectively. The course also explores modelling techniques used by business analysts and the technological and software contexts in which systems design and testing are situated.


Applicants must have a minimum of five years of experience working in Business Analysis with expertise in system design & testing. An undergraduate degree or a suitable combination of post-secondary education and experience, excellent writing skills, and working knowledge of BABOK, 3rd edition, and the concepts presented within it are required. Assets include certification with IIBA©, and experience in the development of courses and/or teaching. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to with the course name. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those advancing in the selection process will be contacted.

The University of Manitoba is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Manitoba). 

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