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Creative Coder
Ref No.: 18-00044
Location: San Francisco, California
Position Type:Contract
Creative Coder
Location: San Francisco

We believe the future of marketing lies in creating smarter digitally integrated experiences that will delight and amaze audiences in new ways. To bring this ambitious vision to life, we are looking for a creative coder interested in pushing technical and creative boundaries. This hacker-tinkerer will have an untamed curiosity and interest in guiding experiences and communication through code.

As a member of a small, fast-paced team, you will work with strategists, designers, producers, developers and marketing leaders to help create the world's finest digital marketer. Your canvas will be as wide as it is cutting-edge. The projects and experiments will span marketing and brand communication; from apps to interactive video to connected objects. In some cases you'll be refining existing ideas or prototypes for key pitches. In other instances, you'll have the opportunity to dream and develop cutting-edge creative technology concepts that redefine interactive storytelling.

  • CS degree - or- BA/MFA in design or related discipline
  • 4+ years experience in related digital development position
  • Fluent in HTML and CSS, literate in Javascript, Java, Python or C#
  • Experience in developing and optimizing for mobile (browser based and/or app development)
  • Fluent in the our client Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects
  • Portfolio of original and breakthrough work
  • Experience collaborating with a team on design projects in a scrappy, agile, fast-paced environment
  • Exposure to and knowledge of UI/UX best practices
  • Self-driven, fearless interest and curiosity in gadgets, inventions and world-changing leaps in technology, along with a healthy disrespect for the impossible
  • Interest in emerging technology such as hardware hacking, Machine Learning, and experimental UI
Preferred qualifications
  • Experience in Android and iOS app development
  • Experience with Processing, OpenFrameworks, Cinder, or VVVV
  • Additional experience with other technologies, etc.: TensorFlow, OpenCV, Android, Obj-C, Swift, Twilio, etc.
  • Familiar with hacking hardware, e.g. Arduino, Raspberry Pi
  • Familiar with Version Control, specifically git
  • Familiar with C4D, Maya, and/or Blender
  • Aware of Ableton or Logic
  • Collection of inspiring repos on GitHub