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UI Architect

London | Permanent / Full Time | Software & Technical

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You take responsibility for team development through code review, training, knowledge sharing and supporting less experienced colleagues.
  • Immediate start
  • Global broadcast media OTT team
  • International company
  • Central location
Who we are
Massive is a fast-growing global entertainment technology business. Our mission is to simplify user experiences and make the journey of discovering content as enjoyable as possible. During our twenty-two-year history we've won – and continue to collect – loads of major awards for our software products and design innovations. Recognition is a wonderful thing, but being consistently trusted by the world's biggest broadcast, telecom and airline customers is even more important and unquestionably sets us apart.

Working at Massive means you’ll join a close-knit community of friendly, talented people who are excited about technology and committed to creativity. We empower our people to do their very best, priding ourselves on our fun, informal culture, huge social calendar and strong support for work-life balance. Just as technology continues to evolve and change at a rapid rate, so do we. We are differentiated by our ability to embrace change, run with new ideas, and continuously strive for better.

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Who you are
You are a brilliant software engineering leader with a proven track record of building cross platform applications (or ready to on board the journey) and you're excited about working in the Video-On-Demand industry. You take responsibility for team development through code review, training, knowledge sharing and supporting less experienced colleagues.
The Role
Here is what you get to do:
  • Lead a team of UI Engineers across platforms and technologies including
  • o Typescript ReactJs: progressive web app and HTML CSS
  • o JavaScript, Redux, MobX
  • o Reactive programming / functional reactive programming
  • Defining the architecture of OTT solutions
  • Be active in JavaScript community
  • Coordinate the work of sub-teams of UI Engineers
  • Adhere and contribute to Massive Engineering procedures, code conventions, open- source initiatives and best practice
  • Documentation, including (but not limited to) software design and technical specification.
  • Keep abreast of new technology and opportunities in UI engineering that may be utilized by Massive
  • Agile development following the Scrum methodology.
  • Working closely with technical and non-technical stake holders, both client and internal
You should also have
  • Delivered projects as Senior/Lead
  • Experience driving development across multiple technology streams
  • The ability to navigate complex challenges and solve interaction problems
  • The ability to validate technical solutions through rapid prototyping
  • A passion for learning the latest technologies and standards
  • Knowledge of performance optimization techniques and tools
  • Experience leading a team of developers across regions
  • Experience in stakeholder management
  • Experience in working with third party vendors and integrating with external software
  • Expertise in providing guidance to improve a team’s code quality by example, training and code review, helping to upskill team members
  • Agile advocate mindset
  • An ability to create and maintain comprehensive solution documentation
Some of our company perks
  • 25 days of annual leave per year
  • 5 Sick days
  • Coffee/tea and daily office snacks and fruit
  • Small, creative, close-knit Engineering team who love to collaborate
  • Casual dress code
  • Flexible working
  • PerkBox
Our people are key to our success. Having the right combination of a 'can-do' approach, strong work ethic, integrity, friendliness and attention to detail, you can look forward to thriving in a dynamic, creative, innovative and supportive environment.
This role is for an immediate start and you must have eligibility to work in the UK and attendance in London UK office is required.
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