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Creative Engineer / Front-End Developer – Technology


Creative Engineer / Front-End Developer – Technology

Digitas is a highly-caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to make bold, award-winning advertising. We use data-driven insights to guide our work, but we also believe in a healthy dose of spirited storytelling. Paving the way for this is our amazing Technology team, dedicated to transforming the marketing landscape. Right now, we’re looking for a Creative Engineer / Front-End Developer to help lead the charge. Up for it? Read on.

What you’ll do:

As a Creative Engineer / Front-End Developer, you’ll work closely with the creative teams to conceptualize and fine-tune the user experience, collaborating to ensure end-to-end solutions. We are looking for a hybrid Front-End Developer/Designer for our Detroit (Troy) office. In this position, you will work side-by-side with our Creative and XD teams to help design and implement first-class user experiences (high fidelity prototypes and working web applications) for a global client. We want a problem solver who is technically adept and has an eye for design. Someone who is not afraid to have an opinion, and loves to work on a team! Someone who is comfortable leading client/partner conversations from a technical SME standpoint. A natural leader who is willing to act as a mentor for non-technical team members and more junior developers.

Day to day, your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing technical guidance through project design, implementation, launch and maintenance
  • Driving solutions between Creative and Technology teams
  • Collaborating across departments to ensure high quality solutions, timely delivery and consistent focus
  • Performing code reviews and developing (and adhering to) coding standards
  • Keeping a pulse on emerging technologies and techniques
  • Serving as a recognized subject matter expert within your fields of expertise
  • Clearly communicating project status, risks and challenges

Technical Skills:

  • Experience using 3rd party frameworks
  • Proficiency in documenting architectural solutions and code
  • Proficiency in mobile-web UI development and best practices
  • Experience proposing, researching and implementing creative technology solutions
  • Experience with Adobe CC (Photoshop/Illustrator) and Sketch
  • Experience in HTML5, CSS3 (SASS/LESS), JavaScript, Node and GIT
  • Experience in some of following: JQuery, YUI, Dojo, Touch, Prototype, Script.aculo.us
  • Experience in data exchange between application layers via XML and JSON
  • Experience in documenting architectural solutions and code
  • Ability in proposing, researching and implementing creative technology solutions
  • Experience with Accessibility standards and their respective implementations

Please provide a design portfolio/website or applicable work.

Got the goods? We’d love to hear from you.

Sobre Digitas

Digitas es La Agencia de Marketing Conectada, totalmente comprometida con ayudar a las marcas a conectar con las personas a través de la AUTENTICIDAD. CONEXIÓN. IMAGINACIÓN. Nuestro completo y diversificado equipo se compone de expertos en data, estrategia, creatividad, media y tecnología que trabajan de forma integrada y conectada para generar vínculos que marcan la diferencia y dan respuesta a la necesidades de nuestros clientes a través de ideas que emocionan, provocan e inspiran. Somos curiosos y muy claros, siempre basándonos en el comportamiento de las personas para generar verdaderas conexiones entre marcas y usuarios, clientes y partners, ideas y resultados. Digitas está presente en más de 25 países en los seis continentes y forma parte de Publicis Media, uno de los cuatro hubs dentro del Grupo Publicis, quien está presente en más de 100 países y está formado por cerca de 80.000 profesionales. Si quieres conectar con nosotros y saber más, visita www.digitas.com.

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