I trust the new year finds everyone in a good place.
A good friend of mine that works for Kagiso Media on the MSN account is
looking for a back end / front end person.
It's not purley a UX position but this is a chance for someone to go there
and evangelize UX in a big media house,
Below is the job spec.
The Technical Producer is responsible for the deployment of platform &
feature upgrades across the MSN Publishing platform, liaising with the
editorial teams to drive best practise in their use of the publishing
platform and the local administration of permissions and feed content.
Responsible for the deployment of new channels, platform upgrades and new
features across specific MSN sites and as a result will need to work closely
with the relevant EP, editors and Program Managers (PM) responsible for the
specification & delivery of the new features, who will use the technology to
drive business metrics. The Technical Producer will not only have the
technical experience to deploy the features but have experience in an
editorial environment to that will enable them to easily engage with the
editors and drive a consistent approach and best practise in the use of
these features by the editorial teams as well as provide 1st line support
and maintenance to the teams. The role encompasses the local administration
of the publishing platform permissions and feed maintenance. Platform
Upgrades. Works with the relevant development & editorial teams to project
manage the time.
Please mail you C.V's to Justin.Zeh...@kmconvergence.co.za with the subject
line Tech Producer.