Senior Interactive Developer (Full-Time)

Crossbeat NY is an innovation agency and accelerator.  We work with brands, start-ups, and insanely interesting projects related to media, music, and drones.  We are looking for a Senior Interactive Developer. The role liaises between cross-functional teams to understand core presentation layer requirements as well as recommends and implements technical solutions that follow best practices and standards. The ideal candidate will have a strong appreciation for design and interaction, an intimate understanding and appreciation for presentation layer code, and a desire to create compelling interactive experiences.

Key Requirements

  • 4+ years of front end development (2 within an agency or startup environment)
  • Basic Understanding of Computer Science fundamentals including object-oriented design, service oriented design, computational complexity analysis, algorithmic design and data structures
  • Experience with HTML/HTML5, CSS2/CSS3, JS
  • Experience with modern js libraries such as Angular, Backbone, etc.
  • Experience with server side java-script (node)
  • Experience with GIT/SVN and Vagrant a plus
  • Knowledge of Social platform integration
  • Basic knowledge of both Mobile and Desktop web design (RWD, Fluid Layout, Fixed Layouts, etc.)
  • Solutions oriented and loves solving complex design challenges. 
  • Develop of both production level code and rapid prototypes of tools and experiences

Key Responsibilities

  • Prototype ideas and help evolve ideas and executions
  • Serve as a senior development lead on projects
  • Oversee and mentor junior resources
  • Own and develop key production code for clients


David Justus