Web Developer

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The ideal candidate will:
Possess the creativity to transform static artwork into
engaging, functional digital executions

Be self-guided and have the ability to analyze a problem and
develop solutions, keeping the end-user in mind as well as the
integrity of the creative

Work well under pressure and be able to manage multiple projects
at a time

Responsibilities:
Work within various ad-serving platforms to upload, optimize and
traffic banner creative

Develop rich media and standard flash banner ads

Work with our connections planning (media) team to implement and
report on tracking requirements

Prepare Adobe Photoshop files into graphical images and
resize/format creative files for development execution

Code front-end solutions (web sites and landing pages) based on
site maps, wireframes and visual designs

Work with our Creative Technologist and producer to assess user
and creative needs and detail requirements for projects

Assist Creative Technologist with researching new technologies
and the production of proprietary tools, platforms and
prototypes

Participate in design review and client requirement definition
sessions

Provide accurate estimates of the time required for
development

Document code and communicate technical details to staff

Qualifications:
Minimum 2 years experience building rich media and standard
flash banner ads

Solid knowledge of standard IAB ad requirements and best
practices for internet advertising

Experience with ad serving platforms, including MediaMind,
DoubleClick and DART

Proven, thorough knowledge of Flash and AS2 / AS3 + emerging web
technologies for animation and video

Proven, thorough knowledge of Google Analytics and event
tracking

Proven, thorough knowledge of Photoshop (other Adobe CS
experience a bonus)

Understanding of the digital creative process: concept /
production / QA / delivery

Experience building responsive, cross-browser and cross-platform
compatible solutions, including the ability to build for older
browser specifications when necessary

Minimum 2 years front-end web development experience

Proven knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, CSS grids &
frameworks, JavaScript, xHTML.

An understanding of AJAX, XML and JSON layout and usage

Working knowledge of SVN and/or Git

Experience with responsive web design and development

Experience working with third-party platforms such as
WordPress

Working knowledge of other creative tools like After Effects,
Final Cut Pro, and sound editing packages a plus

Familiarity with APIs for social networks, chiefly the Facebook
and Twitter APIs

Basic knowledge of PHP, MySQL; this is not a back-end developer
position, but awareness is essential