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Senior Creative Developer

This role is the expert-in-residence for the specialist skill that defines the company.

Projects vary widely, from short- to very long term, from consumer- to business facing and from browser based to installations and other formats; you will be expected to provide subject matter support to developers working on all of these.

Your primary responsibility will be to work on and often lead individual projects as a hands on developer, but you should also be interested in improving the output of the studio as a whole, and in helping other team members build their knowledge.

\ You will be expected to:

  • Lead individual projects from a creative coding perspective, ensuring the quality bar is kept high
  • Provide best practice approaches to specific projects in conjunction with the development team
  • Guide and teach junior team members
  • Help develop processes and maintain tools and libraries across the studio in conjunction with the team

\ You must have:

  • 6 years industry experience coding performant, experience-driven projects, with at least some studio or agency experience
  • Expert knowledge of WebGL, complex SVG builds or multimedia projects
  • A good knowledge of Javascript in the browser, including common tools and approaches
  • Experience choosing and evaluating different frameworks and approaches, with a good idea of the pros and cons of such decisions
  • Experience working in a cross-disciplinary environment, collaborating with other practitioners to deliver the best end result

\ Ideally you’ll also:

  • Have experience in a lead role, mentoring other developers
  • Be comfortable talking to project stakeholders and clients who may not be technical
  • Have a good working knowledge of at least one server-side technology, preferably Node or Python, or of CSS
  • Have some experience working with teams including remote workers, with ideas on how to get the best from teams like this
  • Have some experience talking or writing about your work

Interested? Send us an email at careers@signal-noise.co.uk