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Publication or Company Weber Shandwick
Job Title Creative Technologist
Industry Graphic Design/Art Direction, Internet/Online/New Media, Public Relations, Web Development
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Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Weber Shandwick Digital is seeking a Creative Technologist to lead the conception, design, and execution of innovative experiential solutions for digital, integrated and cross channel initiatives, including large and small websites, online advertising, mobile advertising and applications, social media marketing and application, game development and emerging/new technologies.

We’re seeking candidates who have strong conceptual, marketing and developmental skills and are capable in both visual and UX design execution.

Responsibilities:

• Ensure all projects are completed with the highest level of aesthetics while maintaining maximized usability and functionality
• Lead a small/medium team throughout the lifetime of a project
• Code clearly and maintain consistency; code must be well documented with minimal bugs and errors
• Manage multiple projects and deadlines and consistently deliver creative on target and on time
• See projects through from concept to completion
• Educate internal and external teams on design process, methods, concepts and design directions
• Work closely with and at times ACT as a Copywriter, UI/UX Designer, Visual Designer, Videographer, Creative Director, Core Developer to execute on digital and cross-channel projects with excellence

Required Education, Experience, & Skills:

• 6 - 8 years front-end / back-end development experience, with agency experience a plus
• Bachelor's degree or proven equivalent experience
• Clear understanding of marketing strategies and concepts as they relate to the product and ability to initiate and create solutions around them
• Solid understanding of software engineering methodologies
• Redis, Node.js, Objective C, CINDER, OpenPlatforms, Arduino and basic electronics experience a plus
• Strong to Advanced knowledge of HTML, CSS, and front-end development technologies and techniques (JavaScript and it's libraries, XML and jQuery) is essential; solid development experience with PHP, Python, MySQL.
• Strong to Advanced Flash knowledge including working with audio/video and the ability to create with motion graphics packages
• Strong to Advanced AS3 skills with an understanding of OOP principles
• Understanding of the mobile space and any specific platform development knowledge is a plus

Weber Shandwick is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA.M/F/D/V.
About Our Company Weber Shandwick is more than a leading global PR agency – we’re an engagement agency. We engage people IN the story. Our success is built on a deep commitment to client service, our people, creativity, collaboration and engaging stakeholders in new and creative ways to build brands and reputation. We employ the best in the industry and beyond (from PhDs to creatives), working across sectors including consumer, healthcare, technology, public affairs, financial, crisis management, digital and CSR. And we work for 58% of the Fortune 50. But don’t just take our word for it! Over the past few years, Weber Shandwick was named Global Agency of the Year by The Holmes Report multiple times, an Agency of the Decade by Advertising Age, Digital Firm of the Year by PR News, and Top Corporate Responsibility Advisory Firm by CR Magazine. We’ve also won numerous “best place to work” awards around the world and Mashable named us a Top 4 Employer for Social Media Professionals.

Weber Shandwick continues to lead and innovate in the digital space – infusing our award-winning Inline strategy to drive advocacy and engagement for clients. We’ve generated consistent buzz for transformational, digital campaigns for top multinational brands. We invest in a diverse range of talent and currently have strategists, community managers, producers, writers, developers, bloggers, and syndication and analytics experts embedded in offices worldwide – seamlessly collaborating and working across time zones and borders.
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