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JOB: Havas NY Creative Technologist


Job Description


Job Title: Creative Technologist

Department: N/A

Reports To: Global Director



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Role:  “Problem Solver”

  • Nimble, experimental and comfortable in an environment of change
  • Builds and maintains strong partnerships with clients and internal teams to manage    multiple projects from start to finish.
  • Balances the client’s objectives and technical feasibility while meeting the user experience objectives of the project. Not afraid to challenge requirements.
  • Embraces a fast paced work environment and never works on the same project twice.
  • Learns new technology at a fast pace and evangelize new technology inside the agency.
  • Self Starter who has a passion for the making process.


  • Collaborate with creative/experience designers, producers and other technologists to ideate, prototype, and build one of a kind products/services and experiences for fortunate 500 brands
  • Personify the targets/segments with people who know the most about the users.
  • Research emerging technologies to inform the possibilities of creative concepts as well as elevate user focused experiences
  • Ensure that the release happens on time and delivers the desired user/business outcomes (for production ready experiences and proof of concepts and technical prototypes).



  • Full Stack Developer with frontend and backend experiences building web apps bonus points for native iOS/Android using swift and Java
  • Working understanding of AI hardware, software platforms like IBM Watson, Google Cloud, Echo and Google Home- bonus points for Amazon Show
  • Experience with big data technology stack is a plus
  • Strong understanding of hardware platforms like raspberry pie and Arduino
  • Experiences with design prototype platforms like Sketch, Framer.js etc.
  • Ability to recommend what software stacks and frameworks are the most appropriate for a given project (both short term and long term)
  • Familiarity with various APIs like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Uber, Google Maps, etc.
  • Effectively manage multiple projects
  • Detail-oriented with excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Experience with agile development methodologies and practices
  • Ability to work seamlessly in multi-faceted environments, and have a demonstrated ability to partner with creative and development teams to create great work
  • Demonstrates a curiosity in trends/outside interest – big picture awareness.
  • Optimistic personality/independent thinker, and can-do attitude
  • Embodies Havas values


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.