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MediaStorm Actively Seeking an Interactive Designer and a Developer

MediaStorm is a multimedia production studio based in New York City and collaborating virtually with creative resources around the globe. MediaStorm’s principal aim is to usher in a new era of multimedia storytelling, via our publication and our industry-leading production and consulting services. We are actively seeking candidates for positions as and .


INTERACTIVE DESIGNER
MediaStorm is looking for a passionate and self-motivated Interactive Designer to further shape the look and feel of mediastorm.org as well as projects for MediaStorm’s clients.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience designing cutting-edge user interfaces and developing interactive design specs. Experience designing across multiple media (broadcast, print, online) is a strong plus.

Description
The Interactive Designer will:

  • Create world-class multimedia pieces and innovative production tool interfaces
  • Design websites, broadcast and print marketing products
  • Conceptualize and document requirements for user interfaces
  • Work with Multimeda Producers and Project Managers to establish production timelines
  • Participate in client meetings and design to their needs
  • Work with developers to implement designs and interfaces

    Qualifications
    The applicant should have:

  • A passion for design and a strong visual style
  • Ability to collaborate with a diverse team
  • Ability to self-manage and meet aggressive deadlines
  • Ability to work virtually and to travel as necessary
  • A strong appreciation for photography and multimedia storytelling
  • At least two years of professional digital design experience, focus on interactive media a plus
  • Ability to use typography, layout, color, images, motion and interactivity to create strong designs
  • Knowledge and skill with digital design applications such as Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design, After Effects, etc.
  • Ability to work in Macromedia Flash and HTML a strong plus


    DEVELOPER
    MediaStorm is looking for a passionate and self-motivated Developer to implement Flash, Web 2.0 and database projects for mediastorm.org as well as projects for MediaStorm’s clients.

    The ideal candidate will have proven technical expertise coding in Actionscript and creating dynamic, database-driven web sites. Experience working in PHP, Javascript, Ajax and SQL is a strong plus.

    Description
    MediaStorm Developers will:

  • Build world-class multimedia websites using Actionscript and other appropriate languages
  • Code back-end website solutions in PHP
  • Write javascript to deliver dynamic, client-side web content
  • Develop innovative production and workflow tools
  • Work with Multimedia Producers, Interactive Designers and Project Managers to establish production timelines
  • Conceive of innovative storytelling approaches to further MediaStorm’s storytelling mission
  • Participate in client meetings and develop to their needs
  • Work with designers to implement designs and user interfaces
  • Be responsible for testing code across browsers and platforms
  • Build database applications for in-house data storage needs as well as for web site data delivery
  • Maintain a development environment
  • Manage deployment of code updates to live websites

    Qualifications
    The successful applicant should have:

  • An appreciation of well designed and implemented user interfaces
  • Ability to collaborate with a diverse team
  • Ability to self-manage and meet aggressive deadlines
  • Ability to work virtually and to travel as necessary
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • At least two years of professional development experience, focus on interactive media a plus
  • Knowledge and skill in Actionscript, PHP, Javascript, Ajax and SQL

    How to Apply
    Send a resume with links to your online portfolio, references and a brief overview explaining why you wish to work with MediaStorm to careers@mediastorm.org.

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