- Developer - Digital - IT
22 August 2018 X

Lead Drupal Developer–

Salary £40,000 - £50,000
Location Manchester
Type Permanent
Sector Digital Technology IT

About the post–

POST is recruiting for a Lead Drupal Developer to work for one of the UK’s leading full-service digital agencies. Based in Manchester, they are at the forefront of technology and innovation with an unwavering commitment towards creating quality solutions for their clients.

They provide bespoke web solutions using the best web technologies for CMS’s, eCommerce, bespoke applications and integrated solutions which has seen them earn a reputation as the ‘go-to’ agency for projects where a high level of technical expertise is required.

As a Lead Drupal Developer, you will have the freedom to manage your own workload and working environment, ensuring time is given to balance leading the project and hands-on coding. You will be working with a variety of clients including many of the UK’s prominent non-profit and public sector organisations. Their high-calibre technical teams are committed to producing quality solutions and you will play a key role in facilitating their success.

It will be your responsibility to be familiar with principles of modern technical architecture while recognising and delivering technical quality. You will devise technically feasible and efficient solutions that are fit for purpose and budget, with an expectation that will contribute to the estimate process. You will lead a team of developers to deliver quality code efficiently while Troubleshooting technical challenges.

What we need from you–

  • A skilled communicator with both clients and colleagues.
  • Self-sufficient with a positive attitude and the ability to take the initiative
  • Pragmatic - creative and open-minded when approaching challenges.
  • An inspiring leader who can mentor team members, allowing them to realise their full potential.
  • Be Ambitious where you come to work to make a difference.
  • Experience working at an enterprise level, with multiple stakeholders in public sector or non-profit organisations.
  • Active engagement with the Drupal community.

What you’ll get–

  • Highly Competitive Salary: with potential opportunities for progression and performance-related bonuses.
  • Personal Development: A host of possibilities for personal development, from in-house training workshops to conference and training opportunities.
  • Generous Holiday Allowance: enjoy 23 days holiday, plus 5 days over Christmas, and 8 Bank Holidays per year on top.
  • Work from Home Allowance: Need to escape the commute or take delivery of a new sofa? We appreciate that some days it can be more convenient to work from home, so we offer an allocation of days to allow for this.
  • Flexible Working Hours: we all work 7.5 hours per day, but team members can plan their schedule to suit them. Provided we can collaborate during the core office hours (10 am- 4.30 pm) then the rest is up to you.
  • Company-issued MacBook Pro: every employee is issued with a MacBook Pro, to tailor to their needs and preferences. The aim is to give every team member the freedom to work where they choose: at their own two-screen workstation, at a standing desk or in a private pod.
  • The chance to socialise and unwind: when you need to take a break, the office bar and games area is the social hub.
  • And then… after successfully passing your probation at, the benefits package gets a boost! Access to the company pension scheme, private healthcare, discounted rail commute and cycle to work programmes all ensure that you continue to be healthy and happy whilst working with us.