Web Architect (POL0398)
SO WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?
Perform s multi-platform global advertising network provides brands with the opportunity to connect with millions of sports fans around the world.
Perform owns some of the world’s leading sports websites , including Goal, SportingNews, Mackolik, Sahadan, Soccerway, Sportal, Match en Direct, Spox and Voetbalzone.
Between them they cover 26 separate regions and languages and reach over 90 million sports fans.
As a Software Architect with the Perform Web Architecture Team you take on responsibility for the architecture and technologies used in Perform Media websites and products.
You will have proven ability with working with stakeholders to establish their requirements and designing and implementing the architecture, taking the technical leadership of distributed teams of software developers, ensuring that the result is reliable, scalable, performant and secure .
As part of the Perform tech team, you will play a pivotal role in designing and building world leading sports media websites, working on new feature releases and evolving the next phase of our application framework.
WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE? % of role Establishing and communicating a technical strategy for web development in Perform15% Working with Product Owners to define the development backlog, to ensure that both functional and technical requirements are met15% Work with the web developers to maintain and enforce technical, development and security standards10% Ensure support and transition is properly considered5% To oversee the implementation of all websites under development10% To provide 3rd line support for websites when necessary10% Provide technical expertise with regards to performance tuning, browser support and responsive design10% Ensure the architecture team remain at the forefront of cutting edge web development by attending conferences, meeting with industry experts and constantly researching latest technologies4% Promote Perform in the web development community by ensuring contribution to open source projects and speaking at conferences4% Assist with product development by creating rapid prototypes of the latest technologies so that we can prove concepts and then commit to long term development plans5% Ensure the production of generic and flexible modules of code that can tackle the more complex scenarios that a web developer within Perform would come across and then communicate this to the wider community5% Assist with the documentation of new features and services by writing clean and clear snippets of code adhering to best practice standards4% To provide recruitment and induction of new developers, and aid with developer performance evaluation2% Make sure the standards of web development are clear and up to date.
JS against SQL / NoSQL systems3 Experience with developing consumer facing cross-platform web applications and mobile applications3 Ability to consider multiple stakeholders requirements in a rapidly changing environment2 DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?
Experience of working with offshore development teams Experience with Agile frameworks (Kanban, Scrum ) Experience with formal design notations such as UML, BPMN and ArchiMate THESE ARE THE PERFORM COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE .
Learn and Grow; On-going drive for learning and ability to apply new knowledge and skills Communicating with Impact; Ability to effectively exchange information, news, ideas and meaning in a business environment.
Ability to generate and translate an idea into a product or service that creates value for business. IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT PERFORM, THEN READ ON
Here at Perform we like to consider ourselves a progressive , dynamic , fun and fast-paced global sports media broadcasting company.
We are passionate about what we do and really good at it too!!
Here are some of the things you can expect working at Perform ; collaboration , innovation , ever changing, empowerment, work hard and personal development.
You’ll enjoy a competitive salary structure and the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology for the most innovative sports digital products in the industry.
Here’s what you will get at Perform :
And there’s more You’ll have access to the Perform online learning portal ( MindTools ) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development .
Perform are currently seeking the best talent in a number of countries around the world!