No Wukkas: The Job Hunt

By Matt Van Hoven 

Cutwater SF needs a sr. interactive designer producer.

The Sr. Interactive Producer is ultimately responsible for the successful development of all web-based media solutions at the agency. This person is a leader and facilitator of the agency’s interactive group, providing direction as well as negotiating and managing outside interactive production partners and resources.
Responsibilities and Requirements:

&#151 Management of projects such as (but not limited to): Websites, flash micro-sites, banner campaigns, rich media campaigns, viral seeding, HTML email campaigns, landing pages and social web applications

&#151 Defines and manages interactive production scopes, budgets, schedules, and technical requirements/specs

More after the jump, including contact info.

&#151 Strong understanding of web technologies such as Flash, HTML, XML, Java, MYSQL, FTP, domain/server setups, and video compression and understands the capabilities and limitations of graphics programs like Photoshop, Fireworks and Illustrator

&#151 Deep knowledge of interactive production companies and freelance developers as you will negotiate, manage and maintain these relationships through all phases of application/web development

&#151 Work with creative teams from the earliest concepting phase to ensure that the most innovative creative and production methods are employed within the specific cost and time parameters

&#151 Work with creative leads to develop user flow charts and site architectures for various interactive builds

&#151 Work with 3rd party ad serving companies and media agencies to define banner deliverables and production requirements for specific media plans

&#151 Regularly schedule internal team status meetings to review progress, identify problems and correct them as necessary

&#151 Can think speculatively – in lending digital expertise even in new or unclear areas.

&#151 Proficient understanding of HTML and FTP to create client review pages for presentations

&#151 Consult with account and new biz teams to lend expertise on digital/technical pitches

&#151 Work with in-house resources and external web production companies to write project documents (including scoping, testing, QA, and security plans)

&#151 Fierce attention to detail with the ability to QA front end web/banner experiences before deliverables traffic and launch

&#151 Eager to learn new things and excited about the online fields of marketing, advertising, video and social networking applications

Contact jennifer dot golub at cutwatersf dot com.