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Are you a talented team player looking for the next step in your creative agency career? We might just have the ideal role for you. Scroll down to see our current vacancies and details on how to apply.

Even if we don’t have the perfect position for you right now, it’s still worth getting in touch and introducing yourself – if you’re the right candidate, we’d love to keep you in mind for the future.

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Senior Full Stack Developer - Full time

Description

Position: Full Time

Location: Northampton/Part-Time Remote Option (within an hour’s commute of Northampton).

Hours: 9-5:30, Mon-Fri

Salary: £Competitive DOE

Extras: Attractive bonus scheme + benefits (see below)

Engine Creative is a multi-award-winning creative services and digital products studio specialising in developing the best web systems, virtual and immersive experiences, high impact content and creative digital solutions for brands.

The team are behind the virtual product experience platform “Reydar” which brings life to products via augmented reality and virtual experiences, and we’re on a mission to super charge customer engagements.

If you are excited by the endless possibilities that a world of virtual reality can bring and the new reality it can take us into, then we have the greatest opportunity for you!

About the position

We are looking for a highly skilled senior full-stack developer to join our expanding digital team at Engine Creative. A person that enjoys developing fully fledged applications from beginning to end using their broad skillset in technologies and languages.

The position will see you working on a variety of different projects for our clients from mobile apps and websites to virtual experiences, you will also be a core member of the Reydar development team, tasked with developing and expanding the Reydar software platform taking it to the next level.

Is this you?

This is a full-time role based in our studio in Northampton, however currently our operations are being delivered remotely, so at this time we would require the successful applicant to be able work from home. In the future there will be the requirement for you to work from our office location with the rest of the team.

What will you be doing?

  • Responsible for full application development and deployment of client projects
  • Developing systems and tools for the Reydar platform
  • Support to the front-end development team when working on collaborative projects
  • Designing and developing RESTful APIs
  • Working with the design team to bring life to finished design solutions.
  • You will be tasked with delivering well-built front ends for our client briefs
  • Identifying enhancements as well as maintaining existing site/application code.
  • Optimizing projects for maximum speed and scalability.

Requirements

  • Proficiency with fundamental front-end languages such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Proficiency with server-side languages such as Python, Ruby, Java, PHP, and .Net.
  • Proficiency and working knowledge of databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, and MongoDB.
  • Proficiency with fundamental front-end languages such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Familiarity with repository software such as GitHub, Bit Bucket etc.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work in a time sensitive and collaborative environment.
  • Full understanding and experience with responsive and mobile development.
  • Full understanding of how the internet works (HTTP, IP, SSL/TLS).
  • Excellent troubleshooting and communication skills.
  • Familiarity with the Adobe Creative Suite or equivalent.
  • Familiarity with cloud services, Azure, AWS.

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*No agencies please*

Front End Developer - Full time

Position: Full Time

Northampton/Part-Time Remote Option (within an hour’s commute of Northampton).

Hours: 9-5:30, Mon-Fri

Salary: £Competitive DOE + Commission

Extras: Attractive bonus scheme + benefits

 

What we do

Engine Creative is a multi-award-winning creative and digital studio specialising in developing the best virtual and immersive experiences, websites, apps, high impact content and creative digital solutions for brands.

At the core of Engine Creative are passionate and talented people. We pride ourselves on our collaborative, friendly and inclusive creative environment. We are the team behind the 3D and AR experience platform REYDAR which brings life to events and products through virtual experiences, and we’re always aiming to innovate by taking our projects to the next level.

If you are excited by the endless possibilities that the world of 3D and Augmented reality can bring and the new reality it can take us into, then we have a great opportunity for you!

 

About this position

We are looking for a Front-End Developer to create high-quality projects. You will be passionate about all areas of web development that enhance the customer experience, a person that has an eye for detail, is self-motivated and enjoys the cutting edge of modern digital development.

You will be an expert in web development, a tech-savvy professional, who is curious about new digital technologies and aspires to combine usability with visual design.

Is this you?

Engine Creative is currently operating a flexible hybrid-working environment during the week due to the current situation. The ideal candidate would ideally be able to get to the studio in Northampton a few days a week to work with the rest of the team in building the best digital products.

Requirements

  • Minimum 3-years’ experience in front-end web development
  • Expert knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
  • A keen appreciation for design and human-interface design
  • Excellent problem-solving capabilities
  • Proven debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Experience in translating designs and wireframes
  • Basic Full-Stack experience with a passion for front-end development
  • Knowledge of responsive and adaptive design principles with the ability to translate into fluid and responsive templates
  • Strong working knowledge of developing cross platform/browser compatibility (Chrome, IE, Firefox, Safari, etc.) for dynamic web applications
  • Comfortable working in small teams and owning the development of experience
  • Share the values of teamwork, learning, imagination, simplicity, value and integrity

Our values underpin every aspect of the way we work:

  • We value Teamwork, Learning, Simplicity, Imagination, Value and Integrity.
  • The right attitude and passion to make a real difference.
  • Product knowledge and passion to be perceived as the expert in all things related to our target market and products.
  • Can live and breathe the company values and advocate them into the sales team.
  • Know how agencies and tech startups work.
  • Intrinsic people knowledge and curiosity around sales behaviour and putting that to practice.
  • Knowledge of / capability to support of the digital marketing function with ability to manage in collaboration with that.

Benefits

We provide a company-wide profit sharing scheme*, private health insurance*, 50% off gym membership*, extra-curricular activities, great coffee and fruit stocked bowls plus other amazing benefits.

We provide a unique and inclusive open plan studio environment where challenges of the future are fought together and overcome every day.

We provide you with the opportunity to work in close partnership with our key clients, from Bic to Barclaycard, Tesco to TopGear, and Coca-Cola to Camelot.We welcome people of all ages, stories and backgrounds.

We provide everyone with equal access to skills development and provide all the latest tools and toys to play with.

We keep it rural by being outside (but near) London.

*This benefit becomes available upon successful completion of probationary period.

 

About Engine Creative:

Engine Creative is an established and award-winning creative service and digital products agency with a strong client base which includes global brands such as Argos, Facebook and Travis Perkins. A Design Week Top 100 agency, we are passionate about bringing brands to life online, on mobile devices and through augmented and virtual experiences.

We are experiencing growth in demand for our creative services and digital products, particularly in the augmented reality arena where we are widely acknowledged to be one of the UK’s leading agencies. Since creating the world’s 1st AR magazine for TopGear back in 2011. We have developed our own IP digital products and games including award-winning AR platform Reality Engine and Reydar and delivered multiple AR solutions for clients including Tesco, Lacoste and BiC.

*No agencies please*

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