Our goal is to efficiently deliver great creative award-winning technical work to drive our purpose of using digital to make the analog world better. And for our Folk, we are committed to helping them achieve their ambitions, as well as supporting a work/life balance.
As a hands-on Technical Lead, you will act as an approachable enabler, leading and inspiring through your love of new technology. You will work closely with our existing technology, UX, strategy, and design teams to help build winning interactive solutions for a range of top quality brands.
You are an experienced leader and technical thinker who is creative, pro-active, enthusiastic and committed to delivering solutions that our clients and their budgets will love. You are equally at home with rapid prototyping proof of concepts in lean and agile project delivery approaches as you are defining scalable native app and mobile applications. You will also share your knowledge of emerging technologies to help educate the wider team about any best practice, recent builds or particular code methods you’ve got hidden up your sleeve.
THE EFFECT YOU’LL HAVE
- Constantly look for ways to improve the technology offering to the agency and is proactive in suggesting and scoping changes.
- Client retention and growth in technology business opportunities.
- Inspire, derive and deliver innovative technology ideas which result in award entries and public recognition.
- Participate in successful client pitches.
- Ensure industry and Company best practices and security measures are followed across the department at all times.
- Attract, build and retain great talent.
- Consistently perform well against financial budgets and targets.
- Consistently perform well against department and personal billability and utilisation targets.
WHAT YOU’VE DONE
- Experience working as a Senior Software Engineer or Technical Architect developing commercial websites.
- Experience working in a technical consulting or technical client facing role
- A degree ideally in Computer Science, is advantageous but not necessary
- Experience working in a creative environment
- And experience of the below tools will help you keep a clear and calm head, and lead by example.
We're an innovative creative agency that make and market interactive experiences to create a better analog world. But nothing is more important to us than people, and that's reflected in everything we do.
We're ambitious as an agency, for our clients, and most importantly for our team. We want them to flourish, learn and grow, helping them achieve everything they want.
That's why we can offer clever, creative and enthusiastic people the freedom to experiment, innovate and work in an open and collaborative way in an award winning independent global agency.