Fathom Film Group is Hiring!

November 1, 2013

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Fathom Film Group is looking for a Creative Developer, Programmer, Project Manager/Coordinator, and Designer to join a team that does film and interactive work. Our current project is an innovative interactive project that combines poetry, audio, still photos and video into an experience that can be read on an e-book reader, as well as iOS and Android tablets.

About the Project: We are building a beautiful eBook called The Family China that transforms the reading experience. We have visuals, audio files and short films that will be integrated into the eBook script, providing an interactive reading experience for the user. To that end, we will explore multiple structures for data organization, how to integrate visual media with text, and just generally think creatively about the interplay of text, visuals and sound.

We are looking for candidates that are edgy and creative thinkers, looking to work on the cutting edge of new technology.

Project Manager/Coordinator will lead a team of designers, developers and programmers in order to track and meet deadlines and funding deliverables. The applicant must be organized, used to drawing schedules and working with budgets and Gant charts. Must be familiar with Canadian and Ontario digital media funding sources applying for them, as well as preparing deliverables etc

Creative Developer and Programmer must be proficient in ePub3, HTML5 and other languages (eg. Photoshop, Illustrator, Design PHP, CSS/CSS3, Javascript, and other interface tools). Must be capable of developing the back-end of the sites, and integrating with the front-end design. The candidate should have experience creating apps, is abreast of all the app capabilities and technologies, and will be able to come up with creative design concepts and features suitable for the project.

Web Designer must be creative, edgy, and have experience designing for interactive projects. Must have knowledge of visual design tools, and front end implementing tools. Must be capable of developing the front-end design that integrates with the back-end and have a strong understanding of user experience design and cross-platform compatibility.

Please respond with resumes, reels/URL links and at least 1 reference to:


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Freelance contracts to start January 2014, with some development work beginning the end of November/early December 2013. Standard rates, negotiable.