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Senior Technical Developer

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JOB DESCRIPTION: SENIOR TECHNICAL DEVELOPER

Overview
Technical developers are responsible for both the front-end and back-end build of digital projects.

Role and responsibilities
• working with the project team to plan and build back-end and front-end systems.
• reviewing and adding input to proposed Information Architecture solutions from both a technical and general perspective.
• designing and documenting database schema to support / enable proposed solutions.
• working with designers and front end developers throughout a project cycle to ensure the feasibility of proposed solutions and that the final built product is of the highest quality while meeting all relevant industry standards.
• work in accordance with in-house project management processes for scheduling and delivery of work. Specifically reporting to Project Managers when task are completed or behind schedule.
• ensuring all work is fully tested against scope across all targeted browsers and platforms, prior to delivery to the client.
• communicating with client side technical staff throughout the project process.
• maintaining existing content management and other backend systems developed for clients. Ensuring they remain robust and up to date in terms of code base and plugins.
• managing the agency's internal servers and any external servers looked after on behalf of a client.
• feedback latest developments and trends within the digital industry and broader related fields to the studio.
• evaluate our working practice, methodology and development platforms on a quarterly basis. Identify any weaknesses and suggest any changes to improve the above.
• mentor and support junior developers and ensure they are working to best practice, identify any areas in which they require further training and assist in arranging this
• maintaining coding guidelines documentation on a monthly basis

Career progression
Senior Technical Developer > Head of Development

Organisational structure
Reports to: Company Director Mentors: Junior Developers
The agency are developing a fairly broad social platform based around 'digital learning' as well as building the usual one-off sites. They are committed to building everything for desktop, tablet and mobile devices, and have had a small foray into the world of apps.

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