The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 22 October 2014 08:08:28 +0000 PR Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80739/PR%2520Account%2520Manager.html Our client is not only a market leader in their field, but is also one of the largest FMCG businesses in the UK and looking to recruit an experienced PR Account Manager to join their rapidly growing team. Their extensive portfolio of brands makes them a stand out competitor in a fiercely contested market. The successful candidate will need proven experience in the FMCG market and the ability to hit the ground running and take responsibility of the task in hand. The essential responsibility of the role is to stimulate the external reputation of the business and their products, through pro-active PR and social media campaigns. This will include product launches, press communications and product placements. The successful candidate will be required, but not limited to performing the following tasks: ·         The development and execution of PR strategy and campaigns, contributing creative ideas and providing practical support to ensure work is delivered on time and on brief.   ·         Delivering effective social media campaigns. ·         Researching and writing editorial opportunities and requests, such as press releases, features and interviews. ·         Managing the junior members of the team to ensure they stay focused and on track. ·         Develop a social media strategy that raises brand awareness, increases customer... 18 October 2014 11:11:50 +0000 Senior Digital Developer, Newcastle Upon Tyne, 340- 430 http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80599/Senior%2520Digital%2520Developer%2C%2520Newcastle%2520Upon%2520Tyne%2C.html SENIOR DIGITAL DEVELOPER for Newcastle Upon Tyne location, Daily Rate 340 - 430. Experience building Server Side web applications and detailed knowledge of at least one programming language (we use a range of languages including ruby, python and Scala) and/or detailed understanding and experience of Front End web development (HTML/CSS/JS) An ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience Experience working on technical projects within a team Working knowledge of unix-like operating systems such as Linux and/or Mac OS X Knowledge of the use of version control systems such as subversion or git Ability to quickly research and learn new programming tools and techniques Desirable Knowledge of relational and non-relational database systems. Work with the Digital Service manager and product manager and technical leads to build and run outstanding digital services that meet well-defined user needs. Lead the rapid development of user driven-digital prototypes to identify technical options and inform architectural approached s, collaborating with other team members to write tests, codes and documentation for new systems. Work with Solutions architects to design and implement RESTful APIs for seamless integration with internal and external systems. Ensure that new and updated digital services are thoroughly tested for performance and are able to handle specified load. Essential Experience Experience of Agile practices and techniques Java, c#, Scala, Python or Ruby Experience in programming and Back End software... 16 October 2014 16:04:50 +0000 Open Source Solutions Architect - Digital/Agile http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80231/Open%2520Source%2520Solutions%2520Architect%2520-%2520Digital%2FAgile.html Key tasks and deliverables Ensure that systems are robust scalable, open and secure with appropriate overall system design and integration points/API's, and deliver a high quality Digital user experience as a result Set the direction of travel during discovery phases and provide solution oversight during subsequent delivery phases Provide support and guidance to the Digital Delivery Centre teams throughout the project life cycle Provide mentorship and/or line management for software developers and junior software developers Liaise with various internal stakeholders and subject matter experts, such as security architects, strategy architects etc. Recognise emerging risks and issues during solution definition and identify mitigating actions Have the ability to develop strong working relationships in high pressure Agile environments Experience Required Experience of defining end to end architectural solutions within a large-scale enterprise, ideally involving online digital services Demonstrable experience of agile practices and techniques Strong business analysis skills with a proven track record of working with a diverse range of business stakeholders Understand a wide range of integration methods and techniques Knowledge of a broad set of technologies across areas such as system platforms, web, databases, software development languages and tools Experience of developing and using web based APIs Experience with open source solutions, using and deploying on cloud based platforms Understanding of web security best practice and security...