Creative Director of Technology

Oslo, Trondheim

Are you a tech-geek with a passion for innovation and finding new ways to apply technology? We are looking for a creative technologist to further develop and evolve EGGS Designs footprint within creative technology. Successful application of new technology is about leveraging insight and bridging the gaps between the physical and the digital, the impossible and the feasible, the useless and the useful. Your role as the Creative Director of Technology will be to always look for new ways to apply technology in our work and making sure relevant technology is used for our customers.

As the Creative Director of Technology you can be based in either Oslo or Trondheim, but regular traveling between our three Norwegian offices is to be expected. At EGGS tech is all about people and you will spend a lot of time leading and developing our team of creative technologists and developers. We are currently nine techies, but our ambitions are high and we expect to grow our team further. You will also play a key role in getting the tech out to the people both internally and externally.

Note that we will be evaluating candidates consecutively.

Main areas of responsibility

  • Drive sales and new business

  • Develop clients and contribute to industry-leading project deliveries

  • Create and nurture a culture of high performance, compassion, curiosity and continuous learning

  • Attend relevant conferences and meetups to always stay up to date on your field

  • Be a keynote speaker on relevant arenas to share yours and EGGS knowledge on the topic

  • Sharing your insights about the field to everyone internally at EGGS and find ways to promote commercial use of different technology in our projects

  • Work together with our Creative Leaders, Lead Designers and Directors to set strategies and internal plans

  • Help shape the field of technology internally at EGGS and deciding which specific technologies we should implement in our work

  • Identify which external partners we should connect with always to be able to offer the best solutions to our customers

Qualifications

  • A generalist background from technology, we need someone who can be open to all areas of technology and not being too specialized in a specific field

  • Experience from working in a creative environment and preferably also working with innovation processes

  • A minimum of 8 years’ experience working with technology and some of this should be from the consulting industry

  • The ability to combine your passion for tech with a commercial mindset and a human-centered approach

  • Fluency in one of the Scandinavian languages as well as English

We offer

Based out of either our spanking new and über cool offices in Bakke Designhus in Trondheim or central Oslo, you will get just over 100 dedicated and passionate colleagues to play with every day. You will play a key role in developing tech as a design material and have dual reporting lines to the Managing Director Norway and our Chief Creative Officer. In addition to a genuinely human-centric, warm and compassionate culture we have all the perks you would expect from a design agency (and then some); shuffleboard, ping pong table, AR and VR toys, ski trips, BIG trips, low threshold for celebrating and DELICIOUS lunch served every day by the nicest chefs in Oslo and Trondheim, the legendary Mona and Sebastiano.

Now what?

If you want to make a difference and can relate to our values GO GO GO, dare to share, make people tick and play to win, please raise your hand and send us your motivational letter and resume! Questions?

Our friends at Badenoch & Clark are helping us with this project, and you can get in touch with them here:

Robert Nash Manager Executive Search 92899694 robert.nash@badenochandclark.no

Please send your application using Badenock & Clark´s recruitment system

Application deadline: 21. April 2019

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