Digital Content manager

Recruiter
Identifi Global
Location
Bedford
Salary
42k plus car allowance, bonus, health, pension, bens package
Posted
05 Jul 2017
Closes
04 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Digital Content manager is being sought in Bedford for this UK brand leader who are recognised for their innovation, investment in their people and excellent customer service.

You will be responsible for all Web based activities and its associated integration with the business, you will be responsible for the creation, maintenance and management of all Web services which are developed to support the existing and emerging business requirements.

You will work with a blend of internal and 3rd party development resources to ensure that functional and non-functional requirements are fully understood and built to meet these requirements.

To be successful in this role, you will understand and ensure application services are built to meet the existing and future state customer journey.

You will review and define specifications that provide attractive and capable web applications and you will identify and use the correct tool sets to manage and track the development of business services.

You will be expected to manage the technical delivery aspects of software services and ensuring that the application services are supportable whilst improving the development efficiency.

It’s likely that you will have around 5+ years of production experience with Web (Java) front or back end, and at least 1 year of experience building high-quality web applications for mobile and desktop.

You will have a very good understanding of open source web technologies, ideally including familiarity with NoSQL databases, PaaS deployment and the use of third party APIs / authentication services.

You will have excellent general development skills and familiarity with modern JavaScript development practices. Ideally, this would include experience with version control, unit testing, continuous integration and code quality tools.

You must be able to lead development discussions, articulate what is required from the development perspective and ensure that the delivery of the solution will be achievable.

Qualified applicants must be authorised for employment in the United Kingdom and will not require employer-sponsored work authorisation now or in the future.

Experience working in an agile development team and an understand of a DevOps approach and how to move towards this way of working would be beneficial.

Great salary plus car allowance, good leading bonus scheme, great company pension with family healthcare and other bens scheme which includes childcare vouchers, cycle to work, Employee Assistance Programme etc.