Creative Technologist

ABOUT THE ROLE

  • Translate ideas into magical artifacts and experience prototypes, help manage projects and build client relationships, and help execute project deliverables.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced studio across a variety of consulting work.
  • Support the team throughout the full design thinking process and participate in design team reviews, sharing, and brainstorming by providing a technical feasibility perspective.
  • Proactively explore new technologies and processes for rapid prototyping
  • Share with the team technological trends and curiosities in a vast range of fields
  • Your super power is the ability to use your creativity and diverse range of engineering experience to explore solutions to a variety of problems.
  • Be our in-house resident maker, DIYer and explorer of unknown realms and bring things to life. 
  • Using a user-centric approach, you will tackle the design and prototyping phases of projects in order to bring to life digital and physical products which will have impact in people’s lives.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Suitable Degree in Mechanical/ Electrical/Electronics Engineering and/or Interaction/Industrial design or any other related field with hands-on experience in building things
  • 1-3 years of experience in bringing ideas to life
  • Design for manufacturing experience
  • Experience with fabrication techniques like CAD ,3D printing, CNCs, PCB etching, other cool things.
  • Can build things using Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Particle Photon, or any other embedded system of choice
  • A believer in the power of iterations and experimentation
  • Understanding of design process and practices
  • Has exposure to no-code platforms like Webflow/Bubble/IFTTT etc
  • Can build simple web based prototypes using HTML/CSS/Javascript
  • Basic understanding of creative coding libraries like p5js/Processing/Open frameworks
  • An amazing portfolio that reflects expertise in physical and digital prototyping
  • An Inventor, Maker, DIYer, and Hacker at heart ❤️
  • Obsessed with staying ahead of industry best practices and technologies across the world
  • Fluent in translating user research, ideas, and design principles into technological solutions
  • Excellent organization, time management and multitasking capabilities that ensure a lean delivery of a project
  • Work closely with multidisciplinary teams including Art Directors, UX designers, developers, and clients. Ability to effectively articulate compelling recommendations and take internal and external stakeholders through a demo
  • Can communicate efficiently in English 
  • Should be based in Madrid, Spain or willing to relocate