Development Manager (Urgent)

Milton Keynes
£65k - £90k pa + Car + Bonus
19 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our client has a global reach with offices in 36 countries, and an impressive client list amongst various other global brands. The role is within a truly forward-thinking organisation that boasts global scale. We are seeking a Development Manager to join our client's rapidly growing Milton Keynes office. The Development Manager will be the driving force in the technical direction of the agency with a remit to growing the development team and defining the tools to use. You will lead and grow the technical Front End and development function.

Core Requirements
You will come from a technical lead or management role, leading teams from 3-10 people.
You must have Digital/ Ecommerce experience and come from agile development environment
Using our front-end stack (AngularJS) to design and build awesome user experiences across our client projects and product portfolio
Working with our Project Managers, Product Managers and clients to turn designs and concepts for clients into rich interactive booking journeys that work responsively across different device types
Contributing to documentation (instructional, pitch and technical specifications)

About you
* You are passionate about all things web, with a keen, broader interest in design, development, usability and technology.
* You have Responsive or Adaptive experience
* You have hands-on HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript development experience
* You're not afraid of the backend, and happy to get your hands dirty when the task requires it
* You have experience working collaboratively with colleagues from multiple departments including non-technical teams such as sales and marketing.
* You have a desire to adopt and put into practice emerging web
* Excellent client facing skills with the ability to explain technically complex solutions and how they meet and fulfil business objectives
* Identifying and architecting solution proposals for new business opportunities, and pitching to prospective clients
* The ability to work efficiently and concurrently across multiple projects
* Experience of building out a team and recruiting new skillsets as required by the business
* Exposure to working with global teams (both client & internal) would be a distinct advantage

Our client has a platform agnostic agency; their key drive is to understand client needs and requirements before assessing different platforms and suggesting the ideal solution.

The salary package will be dependent on skills and experience. In terms of package, you will be offered a competitive bonus structure, car allowance, large pension and other exceptional benefits. Fantastic opportunity to join a great client in a high profile role; EXCLUSIVE to IQ, interviews scheduled for next week, send CV ASAP to avoid disappointment.

IQ Tech are a specialist recruitment firm with a straight-talking approach and an impressive contacts book.

We are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy and are an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applicants from all backgrounds.