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Senior Creative Technologist

Senior Creative Technologist

Requisition ID 
2017-2432
Location 
US-CO-Denver
Posted Date 
11/20/2017
Department  
Creative

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Overview

*THIS ROLE IS WITH Effective, an Ogilvy Company (http://www.effectiveinc.com)

 

Effective is an experience agency that embraces digital complexity through a measurable, human-centered design approach. We use comprehensive insight to help clients discover unmet opportunities and build transformative customer experiences.

 

With more than a decade of raising the bar, our purpose- driven, diverse teams share their expertise in design thinking, customer insights, data strategy, and technology to empower clients and achieve long-term success.

 

The Senior Creative Technologist is focused on working in deep partnership with our design team to ensure that we’re building technology that both delivers the best possible designed experience but also makes sure that it’s feasible and efficient to build and deploy. This position brings strong technical skills and a deep appreciation for great user-driven experiences to ensure our partners receive world class digital experiences with few compromises.

 

This position is expected to bring new innovative ideas on how to enable great UI and experiences in enterprise software and how to be a critical partner to enterprise software delivery teams. Additionally, this position is expected to bring deep understanding of modern UI architecture and technology to help build great experiences in partnership with the rest of the organization and our partners.

Responsibilities

  • Build HTML/CSS/JS code utilizing a variety of modern frameworks and tools such as Angular, React, and others as needed
  • Continually identify new ways of engaging with our clients and partners to build better experiences more efficiently
  • Work closely with project teams (including design, engagement management, and insights) to contribute to strategy and execution that helps meet the needs of our clients
  • Leverage a broad range of technical experience to meaningfully contribute to technical implementation strategy and architecture with our partners 
  • Be a key technical point of contact on our project teams advocating both for the technical vision, but also for other opportunities to create a great client experience

Qualifications

  • 2+ years of front-end development experience including frameworks and tools such as Bootstrap, React, and Angular.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage face to face and over the phone with clients
  • Experience in Enterprise technology integration and deployments
  • Experience with automated testing and continuous integration systems such as Jenkins, Selenium, Cucumber, and others.
  • Experience working in human centered design initiatives
  • Experience with React.js

Preferred Skills

  • Professional experience working in an agency or services setting
  • Entrepreneurial mindset with a proven track record of creative solutions to difficult problems
  • Experience with React Native

*This role can be based in either Denver, CO or New York, NY