Developer Manager

Job description

Your role and team

Through inspiring your team, you enable the design and development of front-end (presentation layer) code. And work with multi-functional teams during conceptual stages to mitigate challenges, avoid technical debt and reveal opportunities.

You follow web coding standards and guidelines with focus on page performance, SEO and accessibility. You have a deep knowledge of browser-based technologies, JavaScript, Version Control systems, design software and web related design constraints. And are comfortable with the project management aspects of projects

You’re as happy working in Client Offices and managing a team of developers on site as you would be in an agency environment. You’ll partner with other (client or agency) subject matter experts and report to Engine’s Client Managing Director.

Who you are

You are inspirational, positive, you embody and deliver against the wider creative beliefs of our clients and Engine. This isn’t just management; you should be able to ‘inspire by doing’ and balance a ‘hands on approach’ with ‘management’. So, just as happy presenting and enthusing about the work to the most senior clients, interested in detail, able to maintain and develop the standard of craft yet just as happy bringing the work alive and motivating those around you.

At ENGINE we believe in a culture of inclusivity, we celebrate difference and believe that diversity makes our business more relevant, our work more meaningful and our people more empowered. We’re committed to equality of opportunity for all and we're open to applications from all ethnicities, orientations, beliefs, gender identities + those with neurodiversity traits.

This is an 8-month contract.

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The Package

We know our people are our superpower, so at Engine you can expect a great working environment and superb benefits to match, including free breakfast at the in-house cafe, gym discounts, contributory pension, cycle to work scheme and much more!

Salary and package is dependent on experience.

The Agency

Developer Manager

We are Engine. A new breed of creative communications company. We operate via a unique collaborative model that curates specialist teams around clients’ needs, providing them with the answers they need now. And the questions they should ask of the future.

We work with some of the largest and most admired brands in the world, including Sky, Disney, Unilever, Royal Navy, Warburtons and Coca-Cola.
We’re proud of the accolades we’ve received in recognition of our work and in the last two years have won almost 100 top tier industry awards.