Creative Programmer/Technical Coordinator (project-based)

BuzzFeed, Los Angeles

The social news and entertainment company.

The Role

BuzzFeed is looking for a Creative Programmer/Technical Coordinator to help create interactive online videos. You’ll be given training on the Eko studio software and then work independently within a motivated team on the creation of engaging, innovative media. The role begins as soon as possible, contract length negotiable. We look forward to meeting you!

You Will 

  • Support our production, post and design teams
  • Be given training on Eko Studio software 
  • Generate working Eko projects
  • Adjust previously established code and work with others to develop new functionality
  • Coordinate with different departments to make necessary changes to projects
  • Perform quality assurance on created projects
  • Work well in a small team environment
  • Liaison with Eko’s development team
  • Assist with the set-up and execution of Quality Assurance testing

You Have

  • 2+ years experience Java / Javascript / or equivalent language
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite a plus (i.e. Premiere, AE, Photoshop)
  • Proficiency in Google Apps
  • Past experience with Eko Studio or equivalent node-based interactive software a plus
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to handle ongoing changes with a positive mindset

Life at BuzzFeed

At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our teams.

  • A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions
  • No shortage of snacks, catered lunches, beverages, birthday treats... even leftovers from the Tasty kitchens in LA and NYC!

BuzzFeed is the leading independent digital media and tech company, delivering news and entertainment content to a global audience. We value experimentation, teamwork, inclusion, humble confidence. At BuzzFeed, you’ll work collaboratively with inspiring colleagues to create technology and content that helps connect people all over the world.

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