Full Stack Developer (6 months FTC) at Warner Music UK (Firepit Tech division)

Company: Warner Music UK (Firepit Tech division)

Location: London
Type: Full-Time
Category: Creative Coder


Full Stack Developer (6 month FTC)

A great opportunity to join Warner Music’s “Firepit Technology” team (comprised of a Full Stack Developer, UX and Designer, and PM) creating digital creative assets and tools and applications for

(a) marketing campaigns/activations
(b) internal tools
(c) new standalone products.

This is a unique and energetic creative/tech production and innovation environment at a major label, housed directly in Warner Music Group’s UK Headquarters. The dept supports all of WMG globally – and, as well as this, our UK label commissioners include:

Key Responsibilities:

Work with the Head of Tech, the UX & Design Director, and the Digital/Social commissioners in the labels, to develop new and innovative fan engagement tools and assets. These outputs can include, but are not limited to: SmartSpeaker applications such as Alexa Skills, websites, landing pages, microsites with social media API / music API integration, digital ad units (eg, Spotify HPTOs), Facebook Messenger Bots, and HTML5 games.
To keep aware and hungry for knowledge and R&D with regard to new development frameworks, and platforms. Awareness of innovative and successful campaign tools/sites/apps and digital marketing activations in the music industry, and wider marketplace

General Requirements:

Time management: experience of high pressure and high traffic production environments
Basic workflow awareness with regard to developing from Sketch deliverables
A “more that just a developer” approach: a passion and interest in creating delightful and engaging end-experiences for our artist audiences.
As well as an early adopter of new frameworks, where appropriate (especially with regard to Javascript), the candidate should have good knowledge and self-motivated interest in the technical execution of standout digital marketing campaigns across the industry
Ability to evaluate and dissect technical detail of these campaigns.

Essential Skillset:

Strong Javascript
React / Docker
Intermediate WordPress and Intermediate PHP
HTML5/CSS3 competency, Photoshop basic competency
Intermediate LAMP config and CLi
Familiarity with Partner Platform APIs (eg, Spotify, YouTube, Twitter, etc)

Desirable Skillset:

Working with Sketch deliverables
AWS (eg, Elastic Beanstalk, Lambda)
Custom Canvas development
Drupal 8 / ‘Headless’ Drupal

How To Apply:

Please apply here:—27-Wrights-Lane—London/Middleweight-Full-Stack-Developer–6-month-fixed-term-contract-_R-005666-1