Project Manager / Producer

Location: Midtown Manhattan
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k, TransitChek
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience
Extras: Training & career development, open team-oriented space, team building activities and events, fully stocked kitchen, Bryant Park views

We are looking for a Project Manager / Producer with at least 3-5 years of Project Management experience. Qualified candidates will have experience with planning, directing, and coordinating technology projects and teams. This position reports to the PMO Director. The successful candidate will be capable of interfacing with professionals at the highest organizational levels within SD’s client base.

we’ll need you to

  • Scheduling & leading project meetings
  • Drafting meeting agendas & meeting notes
  • Assigning & scheduling project tasks
  • Leading & directing project team members
  • Preparing & monitoring project schedules & budgets
  • Requirements gathering
  • Management of project scope
  • QA of all project deliverables
  • End-user demos & training
  • Preparing “How-To” documentation
  • Contributing to client proposals & quotes
  • Project reporting

you must have

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Prior agency experience in a Project Manager or Produce role
  • Proven track record of delivering successful interactive and ecommerce sites
  • Strong command of standard Project Management methodologies such as Waterfall or Agile
  • Strong knowledge of MS Project
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks/projects simultaneously
  • Strong organizational skills and be detail oriented
  • Strong MS Office skills, especially Excel and Word
  • Strong leadership, negotiation, and interpersonal skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be located in the New York City area

it’d be great if you had

  • PMP or other Project Management certifications/education experience preferred

to apply

Junior Interactive UX/UI Designer

Location: Midtown Manhattan
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k, TransitChek
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience
Extras: Training & career development, open team-oriented space, team building activities and events, fully stocked kitchen, Bryant Park views

we’ll need you to

  • Work with the client and other team members to take a project from concept to completion
  • Organize complex information in a simple, user-friendly, and elegant way
Collaborate with project teams to develop the information architecture and sitemap
  • Develop wireframes and prototypes to effectively communicate the user experience and functionality
  • Design visual user interfaces that are in compliance with existing design style guides/rules and best practices
  • Work with the development team to communicate functionality and execute the design
  • Perform quality assurance testing to identify design flaws across multiple browsers and devices and work with the development team to resolve them
  • Work with the project team to produce the following deliverables: brief, style tile, site map, wireframes, functional specs, high fidelity compositions, and UI pattern library

apply if you

  • Enjoy a challenge and are looking to grow your skills
  • Want to work on a diversity of projects and platforms
  • Are excited to work on high traffic, high profile websites with complex requirements
  • Are looking for a company that places value on training and skills development
  • Are psyched to leverage different, unfamiliar technologies, and services

 you must have

  • BA/BS/BFA or above in Interaction Design, Human-Computer Interface Design, Graphic Design, or other design field or equivalent work experience
  • 1+ years of experience designing for web interfaces/interactions
  • Expert knowledge of Photoshop and the CC suite
  • Experience with responsive design
  • A portfolio that showcases your work
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build good working relationships
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript/jQuery
  • Great presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to meet milestones and deadlines on time
  • Superb attention to detail

 it’d be great if you had

  • Love of typography
  • Branding background
  • Experience designing for platforms such as WordPress, Magento, or Shopify
  • Experience designing ecommerce sites

to apply

PHP Developer Late Shift

Location: Midtown Manhattan
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k, TransitChek
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience
Extras: Training & career development, open team-oriented space, team building activities and events, fully stocked kitchen, Bryant Park views

Please note that the hours for this position are from 12:00PM to 9PM EST, Monday through Friday.

we’ll need you to

  • Analyze and solve problems.
  • Install and configure CMS and ecommerce platforms for new clients.
  • Implement and develop e-commerce and CMS customizations as per specification.
  • Collaborate with a team of passionate professionals in various disciplines (creative, marketing, sales) to deliver exceptional outcomes.
  • Apply your expertise in (PHP & MySQL & Javasript & (ZEND || Codeigniter || Framework X) to extend, enhance and build great user experiences.
  • Gather and understand client requirements.
  • Unit test and take accountability for the quality of your work.
  • Estimate effort required to implement changes and enhancements.

 apply if you

  • Enjoy a challenge and are looking to grow your skills.
  • Want to work on a diversity of projects and platforms.
  • Are excited to work on high traffic, high profile websites with complex requirements.
  • Are looking for a company that places value on training and skills development.
  • Are psyched to leverage different, unfamiliar technologies, and services (no cold fusion / action script / vb / cobol / assembly : )

 you must have

  • 3+ years experience with PHP
  • 3+ years experience building web applications on some form of framework or CMS – preferably Magento, WordPress, or Drupal.
  • 3+ years experience with relational databases and SQL
  • Experience with the LAMP stack
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Computer Science degree

 it’d be great if you had

  • Experience optimizing and re-factoring application code.
  • Optimized web server configurations and have experience scaling web applications.
  • Experience with load testing suites like Gatling or Siege.
  • Experience with unit testing frameworks.

to apply

Strategic Engagement Manager

Location: Midtown Manhattan
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k, TransitChek
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience
Extras: Training & career development, open team-oriented space, team building activities and events, fully stocked kitchen, Bryant Park views

SD seeks a Strategic Engagement Manager (SEM) to grow a recurring client portfolio. You will work with these clients to set objectives and align them with SD’s process. You will lead the service effort by driving value and innovation, and you will be relied upon to develop strong customer relationships.

WE’LL NEED YOU TO

  • Manage a set of SD’s ongoing engagements, expanding client relationships by discovering, understanding, and documenting client requirements through regular interaction
  • Create, maintain, and oversee implementation of client roadmaps (Roadmaps include technical, creative, marketing, and business objectives)
  • Estimate resource requirements for creative, development, and marketing tasks and identify steps required for completion
  • Coordinate and manage the team’s effort and code release cycles
  • Participate in resolving operational challenges, including billing, staffing, and utilization management
  • Work closely with SD’s sales team to educate customers on services and solutions through conference calls, site visits, presentations, technical evaluations, proposals, and follow-up
  • Assume responsibility for client emergency issues (including after-hours support) in collaboration with SD’s technical team
  • Keep clients happy and contribute to SD’s gross-profit objectives

YOU MUST HAVE

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Background working in an interactive agency and/or experience supporting and collaborating with external clients
  • Strong English communication skills (written and verbal) and keen emotional awareness
  • At least 3 years of experience in a website development environment
  • Familiarity with ecommerce practices
  • Experience with technical and UX requirements gathering
  • Understanding of SEO/SEM, social media, digital advertising, and Google Analytics
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines independently and lead a group to task completion

IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAD

  • Experience with Magento Commerce or Shopify production
  • Experience with WordPress, Drupal, or other PHP-based platform development
  • Understanding of source control
  • Experience with LAMP stack and the UNIX shell

Front End Developer

Location: Midtown Manhattan
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k, TransitChek
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience
Extras: Training & career development, open team-oriented space, team building activities and events, fully stocked kitchen, Bryant Park views

ABOUT INTERACTIVE @ SOMETHING DIGITAL

Something Digital is part interactive agency based in midtown Manhattan (our other bits include a thriving custom software group and a phenomenal managed services group). We’ve spent over 14 years developing custom software and websites and our clients include Papyrus, Skadden, Harpers Bazaar Magazine, Maddie Style, RiteAid, Kravet and many more. Something Digital is looking for a front end developer to join the interactive project team and help deliver exceptional websites.

 WE’LL NEED YOU TO

  • Collaborate with a passionate team to plan, build, and maintain a variety of websites including large ecommerce sites, marketing sites, sites for non-profits, etc.
  • Participate in the full life cycle of a build including functional specifications, work estimates, design, development, cross-browser testing, bug resolution, and deployment.
  • Use HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to translate ideas and designs into great accessible experiences.
  • Work within platforms such as WordPress, Magento, Shopify, and others.
  • Work with project requirements to decide on the best technologies for implementing the job, and learn how to get it done.

APPLY IF YOU

  • Love to craft great websites using HTML, CSS (we use Sass), and JavaScript.
  • Are opinionated and have high standards about what makes a good experience on the web.
  • Care about semantic markup and maintainable frontend architecture.
  • Have a keen eye for design and exceptional attention to detail.
  • Enjoy a challenge and are eager to grow.
  • Are excited to work on high traffic, high profile websites with complex requirements.
  • Are looking for a company that values training and skills development.

YOU SHOULD HAVE

  • A good understanding of HTML and CSS.
  • Ability to build responsive websites without relying on a front-end framework such as Bootstrap or Foundation.
  • Practical experience in front end development, whether in-house, for an agency, or as a freelancer.
  • Basic knowledge of Git.
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)

 IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAD

  • Experience with CSS preprocessors like Sass or LESS.
  • Experience with modern build tools like Babel, Webpack, Gulp.
  • Experience with WordPress theme and plugin development.
  • Experience with Magento.
  • Experience with Shopify.
  • Experience with Vagrant.
  • Experience with web accessibility
  • Experience with frontend performance optimization.
  • Design skills.

Magento Developer

Location: Midtown Manhattan
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k, TransitChek
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience
Extras: Training & career development, open team-oriented space, team building activities and events, fully stocked kitchen, Bryant Park views

we’ll need you to

  • Analyze and solve problems
  • Collaborate with a team of passionate professionals in various disciplines (System administration, creative, marketing, sales) to deliver exceptional outcomes
  • Apply your expertise in PHP & MySQL & Javasript & Magento to extend, enhance and build great ecommerce experiences
  • Gather and understand client requirements
  • Unit test and take accountability for the quality of your work
  • Estimate effort required to implement changes and enhancements

apply if you

  • Enjoy a challenge and are looking to grow
  • Want to work on a diversity of projects and platforms
  • Are excited to work on high traffic, high profile websites with complex requirements
  • Are looking for a company that places value on training and skills development
  • Are psyched to leverage different, unfamiliar technologies, and, services (no cold fusion / action script / vb / cobol / assembly : )

you must have

  • 3+ years experience with PHP
  • 2+ years experience developing on the Magento platform
  • Experience with the LAMP stack
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Computer Science degree or equivalent

 it’d be great if you had

  • Experience optimizing and refactoring application code
  • Optimized web server configurations and have experience scaling web applications
  • Automation expertise with Chef or Puppet
  • Virtualization expertise with Vagrant or Docker
  • Experience with load testing suites like Gatling or Siege

to apply

 

PHP Developer

Location: Midtown Manhattan
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k, TransitChek
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience
Extras: Training & career development, open team-oriented space, team building activities and events, fully stocked kitchen, Bryant Park views

we’ll need you to

  • Analyze and solve problems.
  • Install and configure CMS and ecommerce platforms for new clients.
  • Implement and develop e-commerce and CMS customizations as per specification.
  • Collaborate with a team of passionate professionals in various disciplines (creative, marketing, sales) to deliver exceptional outcomes.
  • Apply your expertise in (PHP & MySQL & Javasript & (ZEND || Codeigniter || Framework X) to extend, enhance and build great user experiences.
  • Gather and understand client requirements.
  • Unit test and take accountability for the quality of your work.
  • Estimate effort required to implement changes and enhancements.

 apply if you

  • Enjoy a challenge and are looking to grow your skills.
  • Want to work on a diversity of projects and platforms.
  • Are excited to work on high traffic, high profile websites with complex requirements.
  • Are looking for a company that places value on training and skills development.
  • Are psyched to leverage different, unfamiliar technologies, and services (no cold fusion / action script / vb / cobol / assembly : )

 you must have

  • 3+ years experience with PHP
  • 3+ years experience building web applications on some form of framework or CMS – preferably Magento, WordPress, or Drupal.
  • 3+ years experience with relational databases and SQL
  • Experience with the LAMP stack
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Computer Science degree or equivalent experience

 it’d be great if you had

  • Experience optimizing and re-factoring application code.
  • Optimized web server configurations and have experience scaling web applications.
  • Experience with load testing suites like Gatling or Siege.
  • Experience with unit testing frameworks.

to apply