Creative Technologist/ Technical Lead- Central London

London (South)
Up to £55,000 per annum
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client, a small to medium sized creative agency are looking for a Creative Technologist to join their Digital team as soon as possible. The role is responsible for the conception, design, execution and delivery of innovative digital solutions to communication problems. A key aspect to the role is coding/developing however 70% of the duties involve strong strategic thinking, bolstering the agency’s technical and creative offering. The successful candidate will be involved in the conception of projects with the creative team, leveraging technical and developmental knowledge to challenge ideas and determine their feasibility. You will also be required to scope, cost and timeline projects as well as d eveloping and managing technical relationships with third party tech agencies and freelancers. There will be periods of hands on coding depending on the nature of the project and communicating with clients both on the phone and face to face is also a key part of the role. The following experience is also essential: Previous experience within a Digital Agency within a similar role (Senior/Lead position) involving strategic decision making Experience of preferably a broad range of technologies that may be useful to agency clients such as Javascript and it's frameworks Strong experience in front-end technologies (including CSS, HTML) Good knowledge of CMS systems (eg WordPress, Drupal etc) and configure CMS tools and frameworks when needed Understanding of user interface UI development and UX design For more information about this role, please call Chloe on 0203 588 4571 or apply online This job was originally posted as