Technical Lead Jobs Vacancy at Flight Centre Limited Kingston upon Thames
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Technical Lead Jobs Vacancy at Flight Centre Limited Kingston upon Thames Jobs Details:
Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG) has grown to become one of the world’s largest travel agency groups. Known for being an award-winning company to work for, we pride ourselves on our people and our customers and have them at the heart of everything we deliver. As our websites and technologies form an important part of our attraction strategy, we are seeking a highly technical and hands-on Technical Lead , based in London . You will work from either our Base Camp in Southwark or our Head Office in New Malden (24 minutes from London Waterloo). In this full-time role, you will lead our developers and projects predominantly in Drupal, as well as managing the successful delivery of projects. This role will require planning, coordinating and leading activities across the full delivery lifecycle.
You’ll be joining our exciting web development team working on cutting-edge technology across our multiple brands. If you enjoy design, coding, sharing ideas and love being part of a collaborative team within a growing, international brand, then this is the role for you. Day to day you’ll be working as part of a fully agile growing development team with a dedicated product owner. You’ll be responsible for building different applications and sites for our brands and several Flight Centre owned products and services.
Work across our brand websites and backend systems contributing to our code base
Developing high-quality optimised scalable applications and components
Actively collaborating with team members to ensure delivery
Taking ownership of work and checking everything is delivered to Flight Centre quality standards and guidelines
Prior experience managing a technical team
Drupal 7 experience
Experience in architecting technical solutions
Experience in requirements capture, analysis techniques and process improvement approaches
Understanding of coding principles and standards
Experience in collaborating in a team environment
Exposure to SOAP/REST APIs
Browser debugging tools such as Firebug or Chrome dev tools
Proficiency in PHP, MYSQL
Good knowledge of Git
Linux and bash
Exposure to Symfony a bonus
Good understanding of code optimisation
Experience working in an Agile environment
Some exposure to any of these: React, Node, Express or Angular
Rewards and benefits
For this Technical Lead role, you'll be rewarded with a competitive salary and the opportunity to earn a quarterly incentive, according to targets your meet and exceed! On top of this, you'll gain access to a wealth of fantastic benefits.
Here is a taster of our benefits:
Discounted travel and fantastic incentives from the world's top travel providers
Industry renowned social events and excellent company culture
Exceptional career progression with opportunities across the globe
Fast Track leadership programme to develop the future leaders of our business
Employer-matched pension scheme
Free and confidential financial advice from our in-house financial advisors
Free health consultations, discounted fitness sessions and gym memberships
Bronze level health cash plan - you can claim for optical, dental and other treatments
Opportunity to take a three-month sabbatical after five years
Discounted physiotherapy, massage, reflexology, tax-free bikes and more...