Digital Product Developer

Location
New York
Posted
Oct 05, 2012
Closes
Nov 04, 2012
Contact
Ms. Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
Wenner Media, publisher of iconic Rolling Stone, Us Weekly and Men’s Journal brands, seeks a Digital Product Developer with an expertise in mobile to join its rapidly growing digital team. Working across all brands, The Product Developer is responsible for the product planning and execution throughout the product lifecycle, including: creating and prioritizing product and business requirements, defining the product vision, and working closely with editorial, design, production, engineering, and sales to ensure business and user satisfaction goals are met.

Responsibilities:
•Understand and translate business objectives into compelling products
•Work collaboratively with teams to define UX specifications, prioritize features, build consensus and coordinate product schedules across multi-discipline teams
•Create product requirement documentation including user experience materials (wireframes, user flows, prototypes, functional specs, etc.)
•Facilitate communication throughout the product development process between a variety of internal teams including editorial, production, design, engineering, and executive stake holders
•Integrate usability studies, research and market analysis into product requirements to ensure products satisfy user needs
•Understand and implement SEO best practices from content and technical perspectives
•Maintain awareness of advancements in the UX and product development communities
•Act as a product evangelist within the company

Qualifications:
•Must have built interactive digital products previously in the entertainment and/or publishing arena
•Must have experience developing product for mobile and tablet devices
•Must have acting knowledge of presentation layer technologies
•Must have a passion for creativity and a desire to innovate
•Must have a strong sense of best practices for product development
•Comfortable with both traditional development methodologies and Agile Development
•Strong leadership and project management skills
•5 + years’ experience developing digital product
•Bachelor's degree
Please send your resume, salary requirements and cover letter via email to Recruiter at hr2@wennermedia.com with Digital Product Developer in the subject.

EOE M/F


Please send your resume, salary requirements and cover letter via email to Recruiter at hr2@wennermedia.com with Digital Product Developer in the subject.

EOE M/F