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Front end Developer / Machine Learning Engineer

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Jan 20, 2019

Brooklyn, NY

Permanent

Agent: Tara T.

Job #: 142884

Job Description

​Do you want to work for an agency that focuses on "quality of life" as well as a work hard play hard environment? Do you want to work for an agency that gives 20+ days PTO and does yearly group European trips? How about working for an agency that pays 75% of your benefits...Ok...if I have your attention...

Vitamin T is working exclusively with a hot agency that is looking for a passionate and hands on Front End Developer to join their growing team. This person will be working on innovative social, digital out of home and banner campaigns. You will work within a highly collaborative environment, with progressive development practices and systems that mean you can concentrate on the fun stuff.  The role needs someone obsessed with clean, lean, and smart code, and who is equally in love with crisp and smooth animation.

Responsibilities:

  • Working in a team to develop ideas and solutions to interesting and diverse briefs
  • Building everything from stunning ads, HTML5 games, interactive installations and other digital goodies for international brands using various coding and animation techniques
  • Breaking new ground! Many of the projects are the first of their kind and require prototyping, research, and lots of trial and error.
  • The work is fast-paced, varied, and fun — which also means lots of iterating, tweaking, and switching between projects.
  • Working with and helping to shape our internal tools and software for automation and workflow optimization
  • Working with different APIs, platforms, and often collaborating with internal and external teams all over the world
  • Staying on top of new technology and trends so that we can incorporate this into client work as well as our own internal projects

Qualifications:

  • A strong portfolio that showcases your coding and animation skills
  • 3+ years’ experience in a digital creative production and marketing environment
  • 2+ years' experience in a highly collaborative and digital front end development environment
  • Solid skills in JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Node.js with other coding experience being a big plus
  • Experience working with 2D and 3D animation using After Effects, various 3D apps and possibly Unity.
  • Experience of using GIT workflows and possibly other forms of version control
  • Knowledge of build systems such as Gulp, Webpack, Browserify, Babel and other bundlers
  • A strong grounding in both Photoshop and Illustrator
  • A familiarity with well-known display platforms such as DoubleClick, Sizmek and AdForm
  • Good understanding of responsive web development using CSS
  • Experience working with big brands and high-quality executions
  • Solid knowledge of digital technologies, best practices, standards, frameworks, and all that good stuff
  • A dependable, problem solving, meticulous, and creative personality
  • Experience of working well with a variety of local and international clients
  • Positive, understanding and engaged working style
  • An individual who thrives on making a difference with and for their team
  • Loves coding and animation and how to bring those together beautifully 
  • Full of ideas on how we can improve, and make our company even better
  • Constantly evolving, learning new technologies and code practices

Want more details about this and other opportunities?
Meet Tara Thurber!