Technical Lead

Recruiter
Aspire
Location
London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you an experienced developer with solid client facing & strategic skills, perhaps a technically minded project manager with a good grasp on technologies & their implementation?

Read on…

Our client are a socially aware & people focused organisation with a wealth of household name clients across stage, screen, retail, beauty & health-care, education, gaming, luxury, mobile, & more.

Who? Warner Bros, Vogue, MTV, PlayStation, Mercedes-Benz, Beats by Dre, Universal, & many more!

We are looking for a Technical Manager who will work with the company Directors & is responsible for developing the company's technical vision & leading all aspects of the company's technology output, strategic direction & growth

The day to day:

  • Interaction between both internal/external teams (tech & design) & clients
  • Identify, compare, select, & implement technology solutions to meet current & future needs
  • Co-ordinate/deliver tech focused pitches & offerings to clients & project management teams
  • Provide visible leadership within the company & the technology teams alike
  • Maintain a strong knowledge of relevant markets, & promote brand via various tools such as Facebook live
  • Manage internal & client-side technical software & hardware requirements, & the maintenance & improvement of existing infrastructure

The techy bit:

You will ideally bring the following skills to the table & be able to implement them across multiple projects that tie in to the vision & goals of the business.

  • Strong software design & analytical skills
  • A history leading & co-ordinating technical projects
  • Experienced in scoping various sized projects including strategy, wireframes, technical requirements specifications, SOW, UX/IA/UI, budgets & time plans
  • Broad understanding of the in-app SDK landscape, the data they can collect, as well as limitations
  • Good technical knowledge; you will not be required to be a developer, but will have a thorough understanding in the way in which technology works, how it can be deployed, & the associated restrictions & limitations of various technologies

Desirable:

  • Commercial exposure to multi-platform tech such as iOS, Android, AR, VR, HTML5, PHP, MySQL, ASP.NET, SEO, Social Media, & CMS technologies like Umbraco, Sitecore, WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Other
  • Computer Science BSc, Software engineering BSc or similar qualification
  • Code samples or some history of development &/or design

Sound interesting? Hit apply! Unsure? Apply anyway & we'll talk about it.

Not for you? We offer £200 if we successfully place a candidate you have referred to us!

Check out my profile on LinkedIn: https://in/cd-tech

Twitter: @CiaranAspire