Gensler Technical Producer - Digital Experience Design in New York, New York
Gensler's (DXD) practice is positioned at the intersection of physical and digital design and is focused on the creation of immersive experiences, hybrid workplace experiences, and connected urban experiences.Our teams are located across the globe and are comprised of seasoned multi-disciplinary generalist and specialists. While our backgrounds are diverse, we have a common passion and commitment for creating innovative and empowering human-centered experiences that improve the world around us.
As a Technical Producer, you will be working as part of a global, production-focused team, that facilitates the delivery of immersive and connected experiences for the built environment. With a software focus, you help to bridge the gap between the digital and physical worlds, working with our design teams and production partners to ensure our projects are realized to their fullest potential. You will support the Director, Content & Technology Production Services and the Software Technology Lead, as well as our colleagues across the practice area, in the development, ideation, scoping and production of customized software solutions for our immersive and digital experiences in the built environment.
What You Will Do
Act as a proactive communication nexus between a variety of creative, project management, and technical colleagues
Participate in project scoping and provide information and expertise on resources and time needed for software production execution
Support development of technical production strategy per project
Create and manage software production budgets and timelines per project; be responsible for meeting deliverables benchmarks, staying within budget, and elevating creative product
Lead small software teams through a test-driven software development lifecycle
On a per project basis, manage a Software Production Team, including staff, freelancers, and vendors as applicable
Manage multiple projects concurrently, sometimes in varying phases
Work directly with client IT and ITS teams in support of technical compliance
Source and manage specialty agencies and freelancers to augment internal software teams
Support CTPS Director, SW Technology Lead and colleagues in optimizing utilization of internal resources for production
Oversee production budgets and timelines both internally and from partners
Act as intermediary with Gensler's Client-facing team members as needed
Occasional travel to supervise the integration of projects throughout the U.S., Canada, and abroad (within Covid safety protocols)
5+ years oftechnicalproduction or project management experience
Demonstrated ability to coordinate vendors and project team members
Demonstrated ability to lead and deliver projects on time and on budget
Experience defining and writing technical scopes
Experience with task-tracking and ticketing system
Experiencebuildingproject plansand managing resourcing, schedules and budgets
Experience in supporting the creative design and production process, ideally in the built environment or an area of immersive/experiential/digital that is relevant to our work
Strong organizational skills with the ability to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets
Familiarity with A/V technical systems,computer systems,media, software development, and production processes
Familiarity with known Content Management Systems.
Proficiency in software management tools such as git, github, task boards, and milestone tracking.
Knowledge of the key features, differences in approach, and workflows between various software platforms and tools including Touch Designer,Node,Python, web technologies, openFrameworks.
ComfortableinOSX/Windows/Linuxin both GUI and CLI environments.
You enjoy leading small, specialized, software teams
You are a systems thinker with a critical eye and strong problem-solving skills
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