Sr. Engineer, UI & Creative Services
Millennial Media - Baltimore, MD

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The Sr. Engineer, JavaScript (UI) & Creative Services will be responsible for developing and supporting software for our various product offerings related to Rich Media and creative services development. The SE will have the ability to understand and apply software design patterns to build stable advertising creatives, as well as design and develop JavaScript and HTML 5-based user interfaces. The SE will collaborate with the Interactive Design Team to translate innovative ideas into working prototypes and to grow those prototypes into stable, reusable creatives that deliver an engaging user experience. They will continue to grow their experience by working with product managers, graphic designers, system engineers and advertising executives who are leading the advertising industry in a dynamic, fun, fast-paced environment.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Design, test, and deploy advanced JavaScript and HTML5 mobile advertising creatives and user interfaces.
  • Use expert level javascript, XHTML and CSS skills to design and develop applications.
  • Prototype and create new forms of User Experience (UX) that will define the future of mobile advertising.
  • Collaborate with the Interactive Design Team to translate innovative ideas into working prototypes and to grow those prototypes into stable, reusable libraries that deliver an engaging user experience.
  • Support operations engineering staff with troubleshooting
  • Demonstrate technical leadership including mentoring less experienced engineers
  • Manage small teams of developers for critical development projects
  • Present and defend proposed architectural solutions
  • Participate in development of technical roadmaps
  • Communicate project status to stakeholder throughout the business
  • Perform other activities and duties as requested

Required Skills
  • Strong understanding of contemporary web design and working on top-tier web teams.
  • Extensive experience with JS libraries (like jQuery, jQuery Mobile, Backbone, Dojo etc).
  • Deep understanding of JavaScript fundamentals - syntax and structures.
  • Ability to code against REST web services
  • Understanding of the proper use of JavaScript to create a behavioral layer that complements the structural layer (XHTML) and presentation layer (CSS).
  • Ability to write scripts that do not interfere with other code and objects, through the appropriate use of namespaces, variables and functions.
  • In-depth knowledge of DOM manipulation with Ajax/ JSON / XML / and the XMLHttpRequest () object * and other REST technologies
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to think logically
  • Excellent communication skills, with strong written and verbal communications
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with managers, employees, external clients, and customers.
  • Ability to respond to frequent demands of multiple customers (internal and external)
  • Applicant will be a self-starter with a strong desire to grow both technically and in their knowledge of Millennial Media‚Äôs business

Education/ Experience
  • Minimum BS in Comp Sci or Engineering with 5+ years of professional experience
  • 3+ years experience with JavaScript, XHTML, CSS
  • Highly experienced with agile software development and testing best practices

Travel Requirements
  • Up to 10%
M anagement reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as necessary. In addition, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Millennial Media is an equal opportunity employer.

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