Careers

ZAG looks like a cool place to work, right? We think so, too, but it’s not for everyone. Before you even consider applying for one of these jobs, you better be ready to laugh, work hard, function independently, collaborate, be yourself, operate a toaster oven, enjoy baked goods, lead in your own way, zero in, speak out, lower the noise and raise a little hell.

Current Job Postings

Full Stack Web Application Developer

The Systems Architect is responsible for designing technology solutions that support business functions, processes and applications. Applies knowledge and solutions, and functions in development and evaluation of alternatives for web solutions. Ensures adherence to ZAG Interactive architecture standards and methodologies where practical.  Where standard solutions are not available, have the ability to work with the client to develop the most effective solutions, ensuring that solutions address all functional and non-functional requirements, and leads multi-functional teams in the successful integration of application components. The Systems Architect is the technical lead responsible for applications long-term and for both projects and maintenance, starting from inception and elaboration through construction and transition to maintenance and during maintenance. Provides high-end technical and architectural support to projects and to the business.

Responsibilities: Technical Skills

  • Required: Strong programming/development skills (.net, JAVA, SQL, etc.).  Familiarity with architectural practices (TOGAF, etc.).
  • Proficiency in multi-tiered architecture, design, and implementation.

 

Responsibilities: Non-Technical Skills

  • Strong team and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong creativity in solution design; inventive thinking.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong decision making, analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Mindful of performance when designing/implementing solutions.

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related technical discipline.
  • 5+ years’ experience within an application development organization. 
  • Ability to lead/mentor less experienced staff.

 

How to Apply

To apply, submit your resume to careers@zaginteractive.com.

Front End Web Developer

The Front-End Web Developer works directly with internal staff and clients to develop strategies and design specifications to improve the performance, usability, and effectiveness of the client’s web presence.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with management and other staff setting the development approach to translate design and strategies into solutions that meet both business and end-user needs
  • Remain current with the latest development techniques and leverage those techniques to meet clients' needs
  • Work at a fast pace to meet project deadlines and while working on multiple concurrent projects
  • Research the competitive landscape and make recommendations relating to website organization and information hierarchy
  • Use your collaborative skills with colleagues and clients to maintain ZAG's high standards of service and solutions
  • Think independently, take control of a project with a can-do attitude and identify inefficiencies while offering alternative, more effective solutions where appropriate
  • Grow professionally in an engaging and enjoyable environment where strong work ethics and senses of humor are mandatory

Requirements

  • Minimum 3 to 5 years professional experience
  • Significant development experience with HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript
  • Strong understanding of modern responsive web design techniques and supporting libraries / frameworks
  • Aptitude for Microsoft Visual Studio, ASP.NET
  • Experience with C# a plus
  • Experience with a .NET Content Management System is a plus
  • Experience with LESS and/or SASS a plus
  • Experience with mobile development a plus
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Enthusiasm within a team structure and discipline to handle solo projects, when necessary
  • Thorough understanding of multi-platform/multi-browser compatibility
  • Work onsite in our Glastonbury CT office full-time (no exceptions)

How to Apply

Email your resume and cover letter to careers@zaginteractive.com

ASP.Net Web Application Developer

ZAG Interactive is seeking an experienced ASP.Net application developer to join our energetic team. This person will play a key role in developing websites and applications for our growing client base and will be an integral project team member, continually working with our project managers, designers and other developers.

This position requires working directly with the clients and internal staff to manage multiple website development projects.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with management and other staff setting development approach to translate design and strategies into front-end and back-end solutions that meet both business and end-user needs
  • Research the competitive landscape and make recommendations relating to website organization and information hierarchy
  • Remain current with the latest development techniques that will help shape clients’ needs
  • Work at a fast pace to meet tight project deadlines and continuously juggle multiple projects throughout a typical week
  • Use your collaborative skills to ensure compatibility with colleagues and clients to maintain ZAG’s high standards of service and solutions
  • Think independently, take control of a project with a can-do attitude and identify inefficiencies while offering alternative, more effective answers
  • Grow professionally in an engaging and enjoyable environment where strong work ethics and a sense of humor are mandatory

Requirements

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Enthusiasm within a team structure and discipline to handle solo projects, when necessary
  • ASP.Net, C#, Razor, RESTful services, WCF, SOAP, Javascript, JQuery, Angular as well as a strong understanding of all front end web technologies.
  • Experience with a .NET Content Management System, preferably Sitefinity, Kentico and/or Umbraco

How to Apply

Email your resume and cover letter to careers@zaginteractive.com.

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