- London, GB
- Remote friendly
2022-07-05 14:32:11 UTC
ON is a fast-moving, design-minded technology partner—building compelling and high-impact digital experiences and software platforms. We work with forward-thinking companies that value design and user experience.
We’re not your typical agency, and place a heavy emphasis on bespoke, best-fit solutions that are tailored to the full stack challenges that we are solving—with technical rigour behind our delivery, and a focus on the right tools for the right job.
As a rapidly growing business, we’re looking for a talented Technical Architect to join our multidisciplinary team of technologists, designers, strategists and researchers.
Our work spans a wide range of sectors, including MedTech, FinTech, Creative, Venture, FoodTech; with an increasing focus on sustainability through our work with charities, ClimateTech, and AgTech companies.
If that sounds like your cup of tea, we’d love to chat.
About the role
We sit at the intersection of design and technology and value people with a keen eye for detail, and a good mix of technical, commercial and UX knowledge. You will oversee the entire development function, lead from a technical and strategic perspective and assist the business with project delivery.
This is a permanent, full-time position reporting directly to our one of our founding partners.
We’re headquartered in North Greenwich, London, we support flexible working, and are happy to accept candidates from anywhere in the UK.
You’ll be working alongside a multidisciplinary team of technologists, designers, strategists and researchers to deliver digital projects for clients.
You’ll be leading a team working on a wide variety of exciting projects with great variance in scope and complexity.
You’ll have the opportunity to manage and mentor developers, and have a hand in evolving our processes and culture, and building the team.
Oversee all aspects of technical relationships with clients assisting in the development of the technical roadmap whilst maintaining an emphasis on the client facing aspects of projects
Assist the organisation to maintain existing systems while maintaining a balance between new developments in content, quality, and delivery dates
Develop solutions for new projects, including scoping and evaluating potential vendors
Oversee the daily activities of the teams of developers, ensuring sprint velocity and working with individual developers as needed to resolve issues
Engaging with a collaborative team of designers and developers to assist in the design and development of beautiful digital experiences and pushing innovation within both teams
Provides leadership and direction to teams, as well as guidance in solving problems
We are looking for someone who is motivated, communicative, and detail oriented. The kind of person who loves to problem solve and build products that they can be proud of.
Comfortable across a broad range of technologies with previous, hands-on experience as a fully fledged developer
Able to get hands on with coding, code reviews, and encourages innovation through use of new technologies
Stays informed about technical knowledge, best practices, skills and trends in the industry
Experienced in maintaining relationships with our clients in order to identify and understand their needs and requirements, and managing the development of solutions
Extensive experience building high-functioning technology teams
Extensive experience managing and leading a high-performing team of software developers
Experienced with hiring great talent, and promotes the constant improvement of team members
You’re hands on, leading by example - you know how to get into the details and work at any level
As a leader with excellent motivational and team building skills, you can effectively cross boundaries to drive excellence through collaboration, ensuring that development teams across departments work together to maximise results.
Able to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, and innovative environment
You have a bachelor's degree or higher, preferably in a highly quantitative field
We are committed in our journey to eliminating discrimination, encouraging and valuing diversity amongst our workforce. We welcome enquiries from everyone.
As part of a fast-growing team, we expect a lot from our people, but also make sure that you have the support you need to deliver and to grow - both personally and professionally. As well as working with a dynamic, diverse and multidisciplinary team, you get:
A competitive salary
Access to the company bonus scheme
24 days paid holiday per year, plus national holidays
Remote working as standard
We’ll provide the latest Apple laptop and an external monitor along with any equipment you need to be comfortable working from home
Work from home allowance, we’ll contribute to your internet
Funding and resources to continue professional development
Additional benefits with each year of service
We have quarterly reviews, and realise the importance of giving people the time and resources they need to develop their skills.