Gallop Research , Technology Lead , Media Domain

  • 6-8 yrs
  • Not Disclosed

Job Description

Looking for a strong technical lead with a proven development and team management background. Working with a team of designers, developers, project and account management staff, the eligible candidate should have a deep technical knowledge with excellent communication skills. We are looking for a passionate individual to drive the technical and development efforts for our clients. The eligible candidate should have a multi,disciplined background in development and technology.Comfortable architecting and leading projects delivered in varying technologies and frameworks, constantly striving to produce the best work possible. You will bridge the gap between creative, user experience, developers, hardware team and the physical build production team. You will be key in scoping, designing,architecting and documenting software on the projects you are assigned. You will lead developers and testers from project inception to delivery and go on site to install and manage the support of the software.Key responsibilities include:, Work with the creative technologist and other team members to drive new technologybased business initiatives, working with accounts team on pitches and also on internal innovation initiatives, Technical Lead on the digital projects, ensuring successful delivery of software., Lead software initiatives, helping to transition the team to use new technologies such as AR and VR, AI etc, Run exploratory technical investigations and build prototypes, Work with the Tech Studio to create and implement technical architecture to support our events and experiences, Guide internal and freelance developers on best practice in coding and documentation, Drive technical strategy in line with business & creative goals of Imagination, Provide regular updates to the management team on the status of work and any issues needing escalation, Work with clients on data security and documentation necessary.Key Requirements :, Advanced knowledge of software development with over 6 years' experience in more than one of the following: Python, JavaScript, C++, C#, Objective C, Knowledge of AWS, Linux, Docker, Ansible, Django is an advantage, Experience specifying hardware requirements and configuration needs for both server and desktop installations, Experience working with Accounts and Project Management teams to successfully educate, manage risks and ensure project delivery, Demonstrable experience in an agency creative process and comfortable being an interface between Creative and Technical teams from concept through delivery, Experience with all parts of the Software Development Life Cycle, Experience with virtual events is an advantage, Knowledge of and successful use of Continuous Integration & Build Management systems an advantage, Commercial experience with Git or similar version control systems, Comfortable creating functional and technical documentation for internal and external parties, Comfortable managing teams of varying levels of developersKey Attributes :, Excitement for technology, constantly striving to be ahead of the curve, Highly organized, with exceptional attention to detail, Calm under pressure, Approachable, Multi,tasker, with effective time management skills, High level of understanding of software production processes