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Employer: AnalogFolk
Location: Sydney
Position: Technical Lead
Posted: 9/11/2016

Analogfolk is looking for a Technical Lead to join them in Sydney!

DESCRIPTION:

About AnalogFolk:

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.

About the role:

As a Technical Lead at AnalogFolk you will be passionate about building beautiful and functionally robust websites and apps using the best frameworks, platforms, techniques and industry best practices.

You’re a technical thinker who is proactive, enthusiastic and committed to delivering solutions that our clients will love; you will have strong communication skills to describe sometimes complex technical solutions to non-technical people, such as internal stakeholders or clients.

You’re not fazed by the unknown and take it in your stride to explore and identify solutions to problems.

As part of the AnalogFolk technology team, you will be responsible for leading the technology team by sharing knowledge (both locally, and globally), mentoring juniors, and actively seeking new ways to solve problems; you’ll also ensure the smooth delivery of technical solutions through use of tried and tested methodologies such as scrum and kanban.

You will manage existing web and software developers and work closely with strategy, UX, and design teams to help build award winning interactive solutions for a range of top quality brands.

Responsibilities:

• Developing responsive websites and apps
• Full stack development (front-end, back-end and infrastructure)
• Championing agile development methodologies
• Maintaining an up to date knowledge of new and emerging technologies

REQUIREMENTS:

Core Skills:

• Technical leadership
Agile methodologies (scrum/kanban), mentoring, lead by example, knowledge sharing, confident and clear communication skills, and ability to describe technical solutions to non-technical

• Front-end web development
1. Responsive web development (HTML5, CSS3)
2. Expert JavaScript knowledge with proven experience using frameworks such as Angular and/or React
3. Knowledge of front-end tooling such as npm, grunt and/or gulp

• Backend development
1. Servlet and JSP development – 2-3 years experience required
2. OSGi/FELIX

• Git version control system (Bitbucket, GitHub)

• Continuous integration and/or continuous delivery tools such as Jenkins, Bamboo or ThoughtWorks

Bonus Skills:

• Content management systems, proven experience in Adobe Experience Manager (AEM, formerly CQ5)
• DevOps and infrastructure principles
• Cloud-based hosting platforms such as Amazon Web Services
• Linux Server administration experience
• Qualifications and experience
• Proven previous agency experience is required
• Experience & confidence in all core skills are required
• Software engineering, computing or web development related certification or qualification required

Qualifications:

• Proven previous agency experience is required
• Experience & confidence in all core skills are required
• Software engineering, computing or web development related certification or qualification required

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AnalogFolk

3-5 Queen Street, Glebe, Sydney, NSW 2037
+612 9018 4144 | gday@analogfolk.com
www.analogfolk.com
Founded in 2008, AnalogFolk makes and markets interactive experiences that create value for people and brands. With offices in London, Sydney, New York, Portland and Hong Kong, their mission is to use digital to make the analog world better.