Widgetbox (www.widgetbox.com) is a well-funded four year old San Francisco based start-up. We provide tools for anyone to find or develop web widgets, make iPhone compatible mobile sites (in HTML5), and build next-generation advertisements using a simple to use self-service platform. Widgetbox has millions of users and serves almost one billion impressions a month. We bring products to market through two brands: Widgetbox for consumers and casual internet publishers http://www.widgetbox.com/overview and ClickTurn our Advertising focused brand for Large Publishers and Advertisers http://www.clickturn.com . With tens of millions of monthly viewers and thousands of developers and bloggers, we strive to delight customers by making complex technologies simple and fun to consume.
Reports to the Lead Engineering; daily responsibilities will include:
Building Flash Widgets and Interactive Units
Developing Mobile Web Applications for iPhone and Android Devices
Anyone with HTML5 experience a plus!
2-5 years experience developing web sites and/or rich interactive applications
Have professional experience building complex flash widgets or flash ad units
Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS
Java/JSP experience a plus
Experience in an agile development process a plus
Ability to take initiative, as well as creative direction
Solid understanding of web standards, web graphics techniques, and site production practices
A passion for UE, complimentary tools and technologies a plus. Excited to build a great product towards ultimate user delight!
Strong creative and visual skills; ability to explain your thinking; strong interpersonal skills; an ability to work independently and with a group
Demonstrated ability to develop new approaches to complex design problems and convey ideas into tangible form
Supreme attention to detail; a demonstrated mastery of typography, color, and page layout.
CS or similar background/Education