DIGM




Spring/Summer Intern

Category : IDM, Jobs April 10, 2018

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I-SITE [www.i-site.com], an award-winning interactive design and technology firm located in the heart of Old City, Philadelphia’s creative community, has immediate openings for highly-motivated interns who are passionate about interactive design and development.

As an I-SITE intern you will have the opportunity to gain experience working on all facets of our web and mobile application projects in a collaborative studio environment. Our clients are for-profit, non-profit, national and international and include Alliance for Downtown New York, William Penn Foundation, Great Apes Survival Partnership [GRASP] and the Times Square Alliance.

Requirements for the internship:

  • Enrolled or recent graduate in a digital design, multimedia or equivalent program
  • Proficient with HTML, CSS
  • Familiar with Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Knowledge of Web Design trends and UX a plus
  • WordPress, Drupal, JavaScript or PHP knowledge (a plus)
  • Interest in mobile site / app development
  • Have a portfolio site that shows off your potential
  • Strong desire to be part of a team and learn new things

This is an ideal opportunity for a junior, senior student or recent graduate looking to up their game and push their boundaries.

This is a paid internship requiring a minimum of three days a week at the I-SITE office.

Interested candidates may contact join [at] i-site [dot] com with the following:

  • PDF of a cover letter
  • PDF of your resume
  • Links to relevant examples that demonstrate your knowledge and passion for digital
  • At least 2 professional reference contacts

No phone calls or recruiters or out-of-towners please.

Note we foster cats in our office as part of our KATO, Kitty at the Office program. This position would not be suitable if you are highly allergic.

iD Tech

Category : ANIM, GMAP, IDM, Jobs February 20, 2018

iD Tech is looking for energetic, tech-savvy, summer staff who understand the need for quality technology education for young students. Instructors teach coding, game design, robotics, Arduino, 3D printing, modeling and animation, website design, film, photography, cybersecurity, virtual reality and more!

iD Tech also needs amazing Directors. Our Directors are natural leaders, problem solvers, and organizational wizards who love mentoring talented staff—a staff of instructors that deliver their technical knowledge to excited campers. They become the face of iD Tech to hundreds of students and parents.

Co-writer for an existing hidden object mobile game app

Category : GMAP, IDM, Jobs January 31, 2018

POSITION: Co-writer for an existing hidden object mobile game app
COMPANY: Type A Written Communications LLC
LOCATION: Remote USA
REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong creative writing and storytelling experience is paramount
  • Experience writing the storyline, dialogue and quest text for mobile games, particularly hidden object games, is preferred (but I will train the right creative writer)
  • Flawless command of American English grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • Ability to conduct research, organize workflows, plan storylines and meet deadlines
  • Freelance availability for roughly 10-20 hours a week on a continuing basis
  • Strong desire for a long-term career in mobile game writing (for the right creative writer, there may be an opportunity to eventually take over writing the game in entirety)
  • Ability to communicate effectively, collaborate easily and maintain a sense of humor
  • Willingness to learn the format and adapt your writing style as needed to fit the game

DUTIES:

  • Co-write a popular free-to-play (FTP) hidden object game (HOG) with millions of players, 20 characters and six seasonal updates per year
  • As a result, this means being available for six writing cycles a year that last for roughly 2-4 weeks, depending on the size of the update and how the workflow is divided up

COMPENSATION: $35-$45/hour, depending on experience. This is an ongoing freelance subcontractor gig, and you’ll be issued a 1099 annually.
HOW TO APPLY: Email your resume, writing samples (1-2) and a brief cover letter describing your interest and relevant experience to amy@amymorton.com.