Digital Management Inc. Creative Technologist - Mobile App/Web Practice Leader in New York, New York
Creative Technologist - Mobile App/Web Practice Leader Job ID 2019-17419 Category Operations Location US- About DMI
DMI, the world’s first end-to-end mobility company, combines all the skills and services necessary to deliver mobile enterprise solutions. Built to reinvent business through mobility, DMI has expertise in mobile strategy, UX, web, and app development, omni-channel commerce, brand and marketing, IoT and big data analytics, and secure device and app management. The company’s unique, integrated approach to mobility has resulted in dramatic growth as well as an expanding client base, which includes hundreds of Fortune 1000 commercial clients and all fifteen U.S. Federal Departments. DMI is headquartered in Bethesda, MD, with satellite offices around the world. The company was named one of the in the Washington, DC area by The Washington Post and received Inc. Magazine’s Hire Power Award as one of the top 100 Private Job Creators in the US. Additional information is available at and on , , , and .About the Opportunity
This roles requires a dynamic leader with passion for making innovative digital experiences that combine the power of strategy, creativity and technology to help consumers engage with brands. The role requires a strong ability to use creativity combined with technological rigor to guide teams to impactful solutions. This role also demands a person who can manage and execute with a global team and inspire clients with their creative vision and technology expertise.
The role is both:
Practice Head - capable of providing technical discipline and creative philosophy while overseeing a global team across a growing network of global offices while ensuring successful delivery of numerous concurrent projects
Creative Technologist - with a futuristic vision to inspire teams and clients on high profile accounts & new business pitches
Duties and Responsibilities:
Strong creative digital agency experience with ability to inspire, support and guide creative and tech talent to explore what is possible and execute with technology solutions that drive real business results
Deep technical experience in developing solutions using various Mobile technologies (Android, iOS and Emerging Technology), Device platform capabilities (BT, BT-LE, Wi-Fi Direct, NFC, Multimedia) and web/gateway services integration
Build and mentor a team - by providing inspiration, support and guidance to develop their skills and talent with a focus on career growth & professional development
Harden team - by advising on investment in technology and team training
Lead business development pursuits - Strong experience in pre-sales and RFI/RFP and proactive bids, skilled in actively pitching new clients and representing the Practice and DMI to prospects in new business meetings
Manage Revenue and order booking for both services and IP deals. This includes validating & reporting financial data to leadership teams.
Provide agency leadership to staff - leading by example, demonstrate the values & behaviors we want to cultivate in our staff and promote the agency vision
Coordinate resources across multiple offices, working with local leadership in both US, Barcelona, India and Cambodia offices
Act as Creative Technologist on high profile accounts, directing the technology team to produce work that maintains the agency’s standards of creative and technological excellence, timeliness, and profitability, while achieving the clients’ goals
Collaborate and consult with other discipline and practice leads to resolve functional conflicts and resourcing issues
Stay on top of trends across the digital industry landscape & evolving technology in AR/VR, Wearables, Payments, Mobile Cognitive capabilities and bot/AI technologies and promote innovative technology solutions where appropriate.
Skills and Experience:
Masterful skills in the technology that drives innovative digital experiences (mobile, web, marketing technology platforms - Adobe, Salesforce, etc.)
Demonstrated success in managing and mentoring a global technology team
Creative problem solver
Strong leadership skills
Experienced and dynamic presenter
10+ years working with digital and integrated digital agency experience, preferably with top tier creative awards and recognition
Based in NYC with Domestic and International Travel required up to 40-50%
Working at DMI
DMI is a diverse, prosperous and rewarding place to work. Being part of the DMI family means we care about your wellbeing. As such, we offer a variety of perks and benefits that help met various interests and needs, while still having the opportunity to work directly with a number of our award winning, Fortune 1000 clients. The following categories make up your DMI wellbeing:
Community - Blood drives, volunteering opportunities, Holiday parties, summer picnics, Tech Chef, Octoberfest just to name a few ways DMI comes together as a community.
Convenience/Concierge - Virtual visits through health insurance, pet insurance, commuter benefits, discount tickets for movies, travel and many other items to provide convenience.
Development - Annual Performance management, continuing education and tuition assistance, internal job opportunities along with career enrichment and advancement to help each employee with their professional and personal development.
Financial - Generous 401k match for both pre-tax and post-tax (ROTH) contributions along with financial wellness education, EAP, Life Insurance and Disability help provide financial stability for each DMI employee.
Recognition - Great achievements do not go unnoticed by DMI through Annual Awards ceremony, service anniversaries, peer-to-peer acknowledgement through Give-A-Wow, employee referral bonuses.
Wellness - Healthcare benefits, Wellness programs, Flu Shots, Biometric screenings, on-site lactation rooms provide employees with several wellness options.
Employees are valued for their talents and contributions. We all take pride in helping our customers achieve their goals, which in turn contributes to the overall success of the company. DMI maintains a drug-free workplace.
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Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. US citizenship may be required for some positions.
The company does and will take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, and to treat qualified individuals without discrimination on the basis of their physical or mental disability or veteran status. DMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability.