Senior Flash Developer: Ahmedabad, India

Summary:

Seeking an experienced Flash/ActionScript developer working. Hands on working knowledge of the OSMF framework, REST APIs, JavaScript, CSS, XML and integrating with Akamai (FMS based streaming as well as their HD streaming product) are essential. Integrating with Omniture, Google Analytics and various OSMF plugins are a big plus. Primary responsibilities will be to enhance and maintain our FLASH Player platform.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Enhance a highly customized OSMF based product platform
  • Build new features that integrate with various internal and external platforms and plugins
  • Participate actively in software design discussions
  • Writing code that is both functional and elegant, following appropriate design patterns
  • Design and develop modular subsystems that are maintainable, debuggable and scalable
  • Design and implement unit tests
  • Diagnose production issues and provide quick turnaround solutions
  • Diagnose performance bottlenecks and implement optimizations
  • Code deployment to staging and production environments
  • Work with in-house and vendor teams to direct technical implementation of plan as needed

Requirements:

  • Strong FLASH experience – especially with ActionScript 3 and Flex 3+
  • Experience working with the OSMF framework
  • Experience working with integrating with OSMF plugins, Omniture and Google Analytics
  • Experience working with dynamic, interactive content in Flash 9 or later versions
  • Experience working with REST APIs, JavaScript, CSS, XML and JSON
  • Experience integrating with Akamai (FMS based streaming as well as their HD streaming product) and video streaming in general over RTMP/RTMPT
  • Knowledge of optimization techniques for Flash, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Able to work closely with Graphic Designers for look and feel
  • Able to collaborate closely with our Engineers for back-end logic/content communication.
  • A creative person who wants to push the envelope with Flash technology
  • Experience with Client-Server applications
  • Experience with Object Oriented Programming principles and source control/ configuration management systems such as Visual SourceSafe
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work independently and within a team
  • Ability to troubleshoot hardware, software, and network problems as it relates to the application being built and maintained

Education/Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years professional experience designing interactive media and user interfaces for product software and web applications
  • Experience with user research and usability testing
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Collaborative team skills and experience working with agile development (scrum) a plus
  • Strong visual design skills and obsessive attention to detail
  • Solid understanding of rich internet application technologies
  • Ability to rapidly prototype and evaluate designs with customers
    BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to careers@synapticdigital.com, attention Maria Esquea.

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