Client Engineering, Director of UI
One of the largest tech focused media companies in the world is looking for hire a Director of Client Engineering, UI. After recently hiring a new CTO out of one of the top technology companies in the world, they're in the process of re-writing their monolithic platform and OTT system into a services-oriented architecture. They'll be expanding their client UI team and need someone to run it.
You'll take on a team of 3 engineers and grow the team to 20 by EOY. This role will be 70% hands-on for the first 9 months, and then 70% management thereafter. You'll be doing a lot of the UX and design work, as well as UI component build. You'll be designing SPAs and web front ends to their web properties, mobile properties, smartTV and gaming console applications that generate over 18M views each month globally.
Desired Technical Skills Include:
- BS or MS in Computer Science
- 10+ years of production experience
- 5+ years managing a team
- Flash or Flex
- Background in UX, animation, design
- A career shift from UX to UI Engineering
- Experience building UI components and single page applications