My client is looking for an experienced Technical Lead to join their fast-paced design and development agency, dedicated to User Experience, strategy & design. Their ideal tech stack will see you use a range of technologies, working on the front end with React.js to server-side with PHP, Laravel and Node. TypeScript and AWS would be hand to have too!
As my client’s Technical Lead, your responsibilities are split between management and the smooth running of the technical department, with hands on development and the successful delivery of technical projects. You will join a creative, multi-disciplined team of developers, UX/UI designers and digital project managers working collaboratively in the delivery of varied, interesting and complex digital projects.
From pitch and analysis through implementation, integration, testing, debugging, delivery and ongoing support; you will provide technical direction throughout the whole lifecycle of projects. This role will also involve managing and mentoring more junior members of the team, QA’ing output and ensuring they are constantly improving and performing to a high standard.
Required experience for Technical Lead:
Strong frontend development skills – HTML, CSS, JS and task runners & bundlers (Grunt, Gulp, Webpack, etc)
Strong Object-Oriented PHP, ideally using the Laravel Framework
Ability to utilise and build RESTful API web services.
Previous exposure to Continuous Delivery & Automated Testing Approaches
A good understanding of various hosting/server setups using cloud systems (Fortrabbit, Google Cloud, Amazon AWS
Experience in designing and implementing application infrastructure, ideally using AWS.
Ideally, previous agency experienced is favoured
Due to the pandemic this role is fully remote. However, they are a sociable bunch and value face to face collaboration. Ideally you will be based local to Brighton or willing to commute a couple of days a week when the world is considered safe.
There is a maximum salary set for £60K for the right candidate, subject to experience – If interested, please get in touch with your updated CV & I will respond ASAP if it’s a good match