Award-winning international digital marketing agency, headquartered in London with operations in Milan, Rome, and Riga is currently seeking to recruit a motivated and talented developer willing to challenge himself on a leading position in its central Riga office.
From 2020, 77Agency is a Jakala Company.
77Agency, in Latvia from 2006 and its parent company Jakala are building a brand new development team for its Engagement Cloud division, and for this we are looking for an experienced developer which is not just technically talented but also willing to assume a leadership role, helping to build and lead the team, mentoring new colleagues, as well spreading best practices and our companies’ values.
The team will count Java and PHP developers, as well as frontend specialists.
The candidate should have a strong command on either Java or PHP development, focusing on backend. Having knowledge of both will be considered a plus.
Responsibilities and deliverables
Perform/support requirements gathering and software specifications;
Define, build standards and templates (such libraries, SDK) to efficiently develop solution within our distributed international teams
Responsible for evaluating the effort/cost of building the proposed solutions;
Build high quality software according to the specifications;
Build solid mind-set on code testing, introducing framework for unit and integration tests;
Perform/support system’s testing, including writing regressive tests and performing functional tests of other software engineers’ code;
Provide consulting and development assistance services (including training) to internal team members.
Leading, motivating and inspiring Riga’s team and facilitate communication with other offices and teams.
Understanding, and possibly previous experience of the topic of System Integration
EITHER PHP 5.6 / 7.3 OR Java 1.8+ (BOTH LANGUAGE ARE NOT REQUIRED)
EITHER Symfony or other PHP Framework OR Spring for Java (Boot, MVC, Security, Batch, Data)
The following skills will be considered a plus:
Any frontend framework: Node. js, AngularJS, React (JS, Native)
Previous experience in both Java and PHP
Previous experience in a leadership/coordinati on role.
Problem solving and good understanding of business topics.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work with remote resources
High standards for quality, attention to detail and responsibility
Ability to use a methodical step-by-step approach to break down complex problems, identify causes and effects patterns and analyse problems to arrive to an appropriate solution
Knowledge Sharing: ability to exchange knowledge among people and coach talents
English - Advanced:
Latvian or Russian will be considered a plus
We can offer:
77Agency is present in Latvia since 2006.
Long-term, stable career prospects in a crisis-proof international company, which is now part of a 1000+ people international group.
Structured work practice; hi-end, prestigious projects.
No assembly-line organization, you will never get bored.
Brand-new programme to get certified from major technology providers.
In addition, for when the COVID Emergency will be over:
Very friendly multicultural work environment in our 3-floors office in the very centre of the town. 360-degree view of Riga from our terrace. And yes, we have, use and believe in barbecue.
Company sponsored team building and sport events (Riga Marathon and more)
Please send your Curriculum Vitae, Motivation Letter preferably in English
Education required: STEM university degree will be considered a relevant plus.
Languages required: English (Latvian and/or Russian will be considered a plus)
Work experience required 2+ years of experience is required
Working time: Full-time work in our office.
Available Positions: 1
Start of work: ASAP