Alpha Video & Audio - Creative Division
Web Design and Development
7711 Computer Avenue -
Edina, Minnesota - 55435 - United States
|Experience||Alpha Video Creative is part of Alpha Video & Audio, Inc., a national reseller and integrator of visual communications solutions. With 40 years of integration experience and 15 years of experience in digital signage, we know how to get the most out of both legacy systems and the most current digital signage technology. We are currently looking for a Digital Signage Applications Developer to join our dynamic team.|
A Digital Signage Applications Developer plans and executes the design and implementation of interfaces between data sources and the CastNET digital signage software. The Digital Signage Applications develop is not only responsible for the technical augmentation of data but also has to be able to present the data in a readable way that meets the needs of CastNET customers. In this role a strong desire to mix creative with technical to maximize the experience of solutions is a must for this position.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
•Develop Visual Basic Scripts and/or HTML5 components that read data from a source and visually display it on a Digital Signage Player.
•Work with operations staff and customers to determine scope requirements.
•Determine the best approach to creating the solution based on customer requirements.
•Develop solutions using priority digital signage software, Scala.
•Creation of reusable templates for digital signage systems and mobile applications.
•Strong ability to mix creative and technology deliverables to build the best solutions.
•Thorough testing and quality assurance of standard offering of digital signage templates.
•Document applications for end user and team members who may need to enhance or troubleshoot those applications.
•Build and maintain content per established designs and aesthetic standards.
•Help with administration and development of mobile media content.
•Contribute to the process of UX design.
•Maintain an awareness of current software and technical innovations to ensure that innovation is a strong component of what is delivered.
•Be pro-active and able to take projects from inception to completion.
•Responsible to produce quality deliverables (code, testing and documentation) while handling tight deadlines, multiple projects, and evolving requirements.
|Education||•High School diploma required|
• Technical Degree or equivalent experience required
|•Must be proficient in the following software applications: |
•Adobe Dreamweaver, 1+ years experience
•Adobe Illustrator, 1+ years experience
•Adobe Photoshop, 1+ years experience
•Minimum of 2 year experience in one of the following software programs:
•Visual Basic Scripting
•Working knowledge of JSON and CSS3.
•Conducting and/or participating in code reviews, and executing unit testing.
•Basic understanding of marketing principles.
•Team player and Self-starter who is willing to undertake own initiatives when needed.
•Knowledge of Mobile Device CSS styling.
•Experience with web content management application(s).
•Ability to produce work under pressure to meet very tight deadlines.
•Exceptional organization skills.
•Exhibit a strong design understanding, and the ability to think conceptually and take concepts to a final project.
Ideal Skills, But Not Required:
•Experience in Scala Designer software or other Digital Signage Software a bonus.
•Knowledge and/or past experience in Digital Signage Industry.
•Past experience of working directly with customers.
Submitted by Michelle Schoen on Feb 19, 2014
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7711 Computer Avenue -