Associate Interactive Developer / Digital Support Specialist

ZEBRADOG elevates brands in built environments through experiential design, digital media and visual communications for higher education, healthcare and corporations. We are looking for a passionate and ambitious Associate Interactive Developer / Digital Support Specialist to join our award-winning Digital Media Lab. This individual will support (and learn from) our Lead Developer(s) in the creation and deployment of our signature interactive installations. Your days will be spent assisting with developing components of digital interfaces and content management systems, programming interactive components and acting as the key support liaison and technician for our various “live” installations.

You will work with game engines as well as web-based technologies and become familiar programming for input, sensing and interactivity on a daily basis. A demonstrated ability to quickly learn new techniques will take priority over years of experience with any single language. You will actively assist in the maintenance and support of these applications and installations. The ideal candidate will be adaptable, proactive, highly-collaborative, and “gel” in a fast-paced creative and technical environment.

This is an ideal position for a developing programmer who has a desire to touch interactive installations, and a combination of hardware and software used to drive custom environmental solutions.

Education:

  • Degree in Computer Science and/or related field / experience

Core Skills:

  • Unity 3D
  • C#
  • Ability to work with Adobe Creative Cloud core graphic applications and in a visual-driven medium
  • Full Stack Web Development
  • Experience and/or general familiarity with Drupal
  • Javascript / jQuery
  • HTML5/CSS3
  • PHP
  • Node.js
  • Knowledge of back end (SQL) database management and experience with external data API’s.

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience with, and/or knowledge of other visual programming languages & frameworks (ex: OpenGL, OpenFrameworks, Processing)
  • Interest / experience in Arduino / Hardware hacking
  • Knowledge of Ubuntu and Linux Commands

Please send a resume and a compelling personality paragraph.

This is a full-time salaried (commensurate with experience) staff position, requiring work within our historic and diverse Studio in Madison, WI., with some considerations available for remote work if/as needed. Some travel for on-site project work is required (travel percentage estimation: 10%)

ZEBRADOG is proud to offer our employees competitive salaries, a wide range of benefits, and an award-winning, diverse work environment. More information can be provided to candidates at time of interview.

This position is located in Madison, Wisconsin which is consistently rated among the top cities in the USA to live, work and play. ZEBRADOG is located in the beautifully restored historic Sixth Ward Carnegie Library in the Willy Street arts neighborhood. Our culture is professional, modern, laid-back and truthful.

ZEBRADOG is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $50,000.00 per year

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No