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Creative Software Developer at Ripl
Seattle, WA, US

Ripl (www.Ripl.com) is passionate about helping small businesses grow by empowering them to quickly create beautifully branded content, social media marketing campaigns and easily turn these into paid ads.

As a key member of our highly-collaborative Engineering Team, you will use your palette of creativity and passion for engineering to create multi-media experiences for our customers. Your empathy for customers will guide you in creating meaningful contributions to our design framework: compelling and easy to use content design capabilities. With a keen interest in trends, you’ll think ahead and envision how to move from 2D to 3D. You enjoy a fast pace, understand the value of collaboration, and enjoy working with Product and Creative teams to build functionality that can immediately be put to use. As a driver of engineering excellence, you are constantly looking to build your skills and want an environment with a dynamic code base where you’ll continually learn how to connect your work to all of our platforms, with real-time feedback from customers and stakeholders. As the saying goes, you want to own a very large piece of the pie in your next career adventure. In addition to finding a company with work-life balance and a great leadership team.

This role might be for you if:

  • You love working in HTML5 to create cutting edge motion graphics tools and experiences
  • You understand multi-media creation, including basics of animation
  • You use your skills to seamlessly integrate motion, interaction, and user-interface design
  • You take pride in the quality of your work and are known as a great team worker
  • You proactively share your expertise with teammates
  • Your curiosity drives you to find the root of problems you work on
  • You love to ship, ship, and ship some more
  • You genuinely have fun building, designing, developing, and programming

Key responsibilities:

  • Collaborating with team members who are focused on improving the content creation experience
  • Working on new creative design ideas, including adding new effects and animations
  • Developing new capabilities within our content design toolset
  • Prototyping new effects, animations, and experiences that will help our customers easily create compelling marketing content
  • Bringing your ideas into reality with your UI & interactive design skills
  • Diving into design code base to ensure new capabilities are performant and scalable
  • Whiteboarding with the product team to brainstorm ideas of what is possible for our customers

Looking to knock it out of the park?

  • You create multi-media projects on the side and are ready to bring that skill and know-how to help small businesses easily create marketing assets
  • Some experience with React, IOS, Android, Rails, or a strong desire to learn these
  • You have worked with, or tinkered with 3D

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative environment and drive iteration toward larger business goals and objectives
  • HTML5 canvas experience
  • Strong javascript + front-end web development experience
  • Passion and appreciation for excellent visual design
  • Strong motion design sensibilities and awareness of current trends
  • Experience working closely with designers and design tools
  • Ability to prototype, experiment, and iterate quickly
  • Understanding of fundamental animation concepts (easing, keyframes/interpolation, timing/frame rate)
  • A basic understanding of how transformations can manipulate objects within 2D space
  • A basic technical understanding of vector-based art/technology
  • Understanding the behavior of blend mode compositing is a plus

About Ripl

Ripl is a highly collaborative, nimble team that cares for one another and the impact we make in the lives of our small business customers and their communities. Representing over 75% of employers in the US, small businesses diversify business ownership and provide job flexibility, passionate pursuit and personal freedom. At Ripl, we help these microbusinesses, solopreneurs and side-hustlers quickly create stand-out brand messaging and ads to grow their customer base, so they can get back to everything else!

We believe in hiring for potential - giving team members the opportunity, and support, to reach that next step in a career. We value a flexible, transparent and inclusive work environment that allows each employee to think of themselves as entrepreneurs as they craft solutions and deliver against our goals. With encouragement to create and experiment, the freedom and flexibility to work in whatever environment is most productive – remote, in our office, or any possible combination of the two - we trust that as an equity owner of our small business, you will fully resonate with our customers, to help them reach their goals and dreams. This passion for small business is the core of who we are.

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Ripl is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, and veteran status. In support of the Seattle Fair Chance Employment Ordinance, we will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. If you have a disability or special need, please do not hesitate to let us know and we'll do our best to accommodate.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: One location