Creative Technologist (Contract)

Remote

Job Description / Skills Required

***This role is for a contractor position and will be processed through a third-party Managed Service Provider.  This is not a full time employment position at GoPro.***

 

Job Title: Creative Technologist (Contract)

Location:  Remote USA – This role can be performed anywhere from the United States.  

The Role

Our team is looking for a Creative Technologist (Contract) to join the GoPro Studio Group, which oversees all of GoPro’s creative development and execution. This role will focus on gopro.com and will be responsible for prototyping and building innovative, immersive experiences which stoke and delight, while pushing the limits of design and technology. A minimum of 3-5 years of front-end web development experience and familiarity with design systems, component, and module development. Creative technology is truly at the intersection of design, experience, and engineering so the ideal candidate will thrive collaborating across these three disciplines.

What You’ll Do

  • Develop interactive prototypes to conceptualize and present innovative approaches for GoPro digital marketing initiatives
  • Translate visual designs into efficient front-end components
  • Work closely with engineering to ensure the integrity and feasibility of the UI throughout the design and development lifecycle
  • Partner with engineering to ensure the front-end prototype code developed can be seamlessly integrated

 

 

Skills We’re Excited About

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience as a Creative Technologist
  • Rapid prototyping, interactive concepts, and partnering with both designers and development teams
  • A strong knowledge of responsive web design
  • Enthusiasm for web technologies, emerging trends, and innovations
  • Expert knowledge in:

○ HTML5, DOM Structure, DOM Events, Page rendering

○ CSS and SCSS

○ Layouts and Responsiveness

○ Image and Video inclusion in web page

○ Typography in Browsers

○ Page Performance, Web Core Vitals
○ Figma 

  • A strong proficiency in:

○ React

○ Web standards

○ GIT

○ Mobile Device emulators

  • High standards for code quality and strong debugging skills
  • Experience building in Storybook

We strive for the day that no group can be described as underrepresented at GoPro – whether as part of our brand or in our workforce. We are committed to providing a more inclusive, representative, equal, just and happy world. GoPro is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

GoPro requires that all onsite visitors and workers be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Roles that are designated as remote do not require vaccination to perform the role but will not be permitted to visit GoPro’s office locations if unvaccinated. An exception to this rule may be made if you qualify for an approved accommodation. 

The ranges added below are for Colorado-based hires only and will be dependent on candidate experience. Pay ranges for candidates in other locations other than CO may differ. Pay rate range: $100-$110 per hour.

***This role is for a contractor position and will be processed through a third-party Managed Service Provider.  This is not a full time employment position at GoPro.***