Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Lead Front End Developer
Closing date: Jan 27 th 2021
Location: Remote / 10HG Hammersmith
A little bit about our team
The Digital Products team has responsibility for the rollout and continuous improvement of UKTV’s video on demand products under the digital brand UKTV Play, across a range of platforms including web, iOS, Android and TV devices.
The team is seventeen strong and is made up of front-end and back-end developers and designers, test analysts and project managers.
We’re looking for an experienced and motivated lead front-end developer to take responsibility for and manage the front-end team within Digital Products. This is a great chance to work on a high profile, direct to consumer, video on demand product, for a forward-thinking media company, helping to shape the future of television. This is a key position in the team where you will be required to input into wider technical conversations, being a real driving force. You’ll be working alongside some of the most talented digital minds in the industry across a portfolio of platforms.
Purpose of the role
In this role you will manage a team of four front end developers, leading them through the busy roadmap, having responsibility for the front-end codebases across TV, web and mobile. In addition to managing new platform and feature releases you will also liaise with third party suppliers and our platform partners on releases.
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Who you are…
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Diversity & Inclusion Commitment
At UKTV, our inclusion vision is to truly represent society in our workforce and on-screen, and create a culture of fairness and respect where we champion difference so that every person feels included and empowered to do their best work. We are committed to ensuring that all employees and job applicants are given equal opportunity, and that we have diverse voices at the table in everything we do. We welcome applications from everyone and we want UKTV to be a place where you can be your authentic self, give your best and develop your career free from discrimination of any kind.