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Job Opening at Red Hill Studios

Marc Tanenbaum, from Red Hill Studios, recently asked if I knew any Flash coders who are currently available. If you are interested in this position, please use the contact address at the end of this post.

Red Hill Studios is an educational interactive media developer for consumer, classroom, online, and museum markets. Although we operate in a fast-paced environment and strive to do the best work possible, we feel it is important to have fun along the way.

Position: Flash Programmer

Responsibilities: Design code architecture and perform programming of Flash applications and games. Develop procedures and templates for educational activity creation. Implement all interactive components working closely with other members of the production and programming teams. We are looking for a motivated, creative person to assist in our development efforts to create new projects of all kinds.

* 3+ years experience with Flash programming (including a demonstrated understanding of AS2)
* In-depth knowledge of web development including HTML, JavaScript and XML
* Strong object-oriented development skills
* Ability to write clean, well documented code
* Ability to create and maintain clean file structure, using established conventions and procedures (and perhaps developing some new ones along the way)
* Ability to work with a large amount of content and create procedures to manage it efficiently

Other useful knowledge/applications/abilities:
* Perl, PHP, CSS
* VB, C++, or other programming languages
* Databases (MySQL, FileMaker)
* Director & Lingo
* Photoshop (and a general understanding of graphics formats)
* Dreamweaver
* Video development
* Serial port interaction
* 3rd party Flash apps (Sorenson Squeeze, Swift 3D, Zinc, Zoomify, etc)

This position involves significant interaction with Red Hill Studios staff therefore working on-site will be required.

To apply for this job please submit a resume and cover letter to programmer at redhillstudios dot com.