Technical Lead / Senior Developer
Online Circle is currently seeking a determined and passionate individual to fill the role of Technical Lead / Senior Developer. At Online Circle, our model is unique. We’re Digital specialists who live to create responsible strategy and execution. We use data and intelligence to prepare, protect, and promote our clients online. We take pride in being at the cutting edge and love the opportunities the evolution in Digital provides for businesses. Our latest product development Social Pulse is a game changer when it comes to Social Media analytics. We believe in finding good people, aiding in their development, and having fun along the way.
The primary role of the Tech Lead / Development Manager is to lead the internal technical team on a variety of projects, including, but not limited to, corporate and e-commerce websites, campaign micro sites, Facebook apps, mobile web Apps, EDMs, conversion optimisation, Search Engine Optimisation and other digital and Social Media campaigns.
Together with technical leadership, the Development Manager will also act as a Full Cycle Project Manager for some activities, owning and driving particular projects from scoping and strategy through to delivery, including directly dealing with external clients.
Responsible for day-to-day IT team management and project management.
Co-ordinating tasks and deadlines: working with account managers, web developers, designers and copywriters to ensure deliverables are completed on time, on brief and to high quality standards.
Providing technical assistance to other developers, including writing high quality and standards compliance coding, testing, debugging and troubleshooting.
Managing, mentoring and coaching other developers.
Contributing to strategy and architecture of new projects. Involvement on planning meetings together with strategists, creative and account managers.
Documenting, scoping, pricing and developing timelines for technical execution of internal and external projects.
Producing user flow documentation, wireframes, page structure documents, sitemaps and design sketches to guide client discussions and internal execution.
Developing and maintaining strong relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, and 3rd party suppliers and outsourced resources.
5+ years web experience, ideally but not necessarily as a web developer.
Strong technical understanding of website development, mainstream CMS, including Drupal and WordPress, Facebook Apps dev and API, EDM dev.
Leadership and people management skills
Proven record of full cycle project management, including:
Scoping & costing
Managing deliverables and deadlines
Agile experience and certification.
PHP & LAMP Stack experience, including server management. CodeIgniter, cloud based systems (Amazon), CSS/ Java script, MYSQL and MVC Principles.
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO).
A strong analytical mind focused on measuring outcomes, tracking conversion and crunching traffic data is a plus.
please email your pitch and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.