Millennial Media is the leading independent mobile advertising platform. Our mission is to power the mobile app economy through innovative mobile advertising technology and solutions. We have strong partnerships with application developers and media companies, and trusted relationships with the top global brands.
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Sr. Engineer, UI & Creative Services
Duties & Responsibilities
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
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).
Ability to code against REST web services
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’s business
Minimum BS in Comp Sci or Engineering with 5+ years of professional experience
Highly experienced with agile software development and testing best practices