Employer Profile: M-Edge Accessories


M-Edge Accessories was founded in 2006 as a solution to the growing demand for fashionable and protective accessories for eReaders. Since its inception, M-Edge’s product offerings grew rapidly to include several lines of accessories for the most popular eReader devices on the market, including Kindle, Kindle DX, nookô, Sony Readers, and iPad.  M-Edge Accessories strives to continually develop innovative and fashionable products to enhance the eReading experience.   M-Edge has been featured in national publications such as InStyle, O, The Oprah Magazine, People, Wired, CNET, and Gizmodo.

Fulltime Opportunity:  Web Developer

A qualified applicant should be proficient with the following technologies:
– Javascript, including Prototype and Scriptaculous toolkits
– Object-oriented Perl, including mod_perl and CGI.pm
– AJAX methodologies including JSON
as well as have familiarity with:
– Adobe Flex
– Apache installation, configuration and performance tuning
– SQL Server and MySQL
– Unix shell scripting and basic system administration
– General graphics manipulation (resizing, optimizing, cropping)

Internship Opportunity: Graphic Design

Graphic Design intern:  Uses knowledge of current graphic design software to produce graphic art and visual materials for promotions, advertisements, packaging, and informative and instructional material through a variety of media outlets such as websites and printed materials. Generates and manipulates graphic images, animations, sound, text and video into consolidated and seamless multimedia projects. Must remain abreast of technological advances in the field and be able to identify areas of use in the organization. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. A wide degree of creativity is expected.