Senior Interactive Developer

Do you want to work for one of the largest “Digital Transformation” company in New Jersey? They are currently looking for an “Interactive Developer” to support their facility in Basking Ridge, NJ. If you’re interested and qualified, we urge you to apply!

Job Purpose:

As a Senior Interactive Developer, you will be responsible for creating graphically intensive user interfaces as well as engaging out of the box thinking to create new techniques to visualize data. Using bleeding edge technology, the ideal candidate will take ownership for the design, development and implementation of new applications that turn massive real-time data sets from the world's top financial markets into something beautiful and intuitive.

General Responsibilities:

  • Work with business users to gather functional requirements
  • Work with client architect/senior developers to do high level/low level design/architecture
  • Coding and implementation using best practices to produce high performing/scalable/secured modules
  • Unit Testing/Integration Testing
  • Code Configuration and Release Management
  • Production Support and Bug Fixes

Experience Guidelines:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years of professional software development experience.
  • Front-End developer with High level proficiency and deep understanding of development on React, JavaScript’s, HTML 5, CSS3.
  • Understanding of Functional Programming Concepts
  • Ability to visualize data UI interface and create custom UI components
  • Knowledge and experience using a UI mockup toll such as Adobe Illustrator
  • Ability to start green field projects and propose designs
  • Experience architecting high performance multi-tier systems
  • Experience writing code that deals with extremely large sets of data
  • Highly proficient with deep understanding of React, Redux (or similar state management framework), HTML, JS, CSS, ReactJS, Redux
  • Good understanding of the project life-cycle process, able to define a comprehensive solution leading towards a common vision
  • Very good communication, problem solving and presentation skills

Media Relations Specialist (Contractor)

Our client is one of the largest chemical producers in the world.  They have a present requirement for a Media Relations Specialist to join their team on a long term contractual basis.  While adhering to our client’s media relations policies and processes, they will provide to support to their North America external communications team

Duties Include:

  • Review and edit all news releases and ensure they meet the organization’s standards;
  • Provide constructive feedback to authors; advance news releases and maintain database of all releases issued
  • Develop and distribute quarterly key message documents
  • Manage a master list of all media inquiries and interview requests received by journalists, track and maintain a database of all published articles
  • Schedule and coordinate a weekly call to discuss emerging issues across the region; maintain and distribute a weekly list of all planned news releases and tracked issues
  • Provide secondary support to Social Media Specialist, as required

Skills Required:

  • BA degree in Journalism or Communications
  • 5+ years of experience in media relations
  • Outstanding communication skills including advanced writing skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Associated Press style
  • Comfortable working during non-core business hours if needed
  • Proficient in: Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint