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IT'S ALL ABOUT THE PEOPLE!

Propeller prides itself on being just as great an employer as it is a supplier.

We have assembled a brilliant and talented team across both of our studios in Covent Garden and Rugby.

If you have good energy, enthusiasm, brand insight and Digital know-how, we'd love to hear from you.

You'll be joining an environment where big thinkers and creatives thrive, and where hard work and success are genuinely rewarded.

Propeller has an amazing portfolio of clients and we're looking for talented individuals with real career ambition to join us. People who can inspire us to push the boundaries and make amazing things happen online.

If you like the sound of Propeller and feel that you match the bill, please apply for one of the positions below.

Please attach a cover letter, explaining why you would like to work for Propeller and a copy of your CV

PHP Developer

An excellent opportunity for a PHP Developer to secure a position within our large development team in Rugby.

You will be utilising the very latest technology and be involved in the complete lifecycle of projects.

The position requires strong team working skills, an ability to meet deadlines, good problem solving ability and a great eye for detail.

Your skills should include some, if not all of the following:

  • Object Oriented PHP5.3+
  • MySQL
  • JavaScript (Including jQuery)
  • Apache or Nginx hosting environments
  • The Linux command line

Experience of the following will help your application:

  • Computer Science Degree or Similar
  • At least 1 other Object Oriented programming language; e.g. Java
  • Exceptional understanding of Object Oriented programming and the use of design patterns
  • Developing modular, flexible and reusable systems
  • Git and GitHub
  • NoSQL Technologies - Especially Elasticsearch
  • HTML5
  • CSS3

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Front End Developer

An excellent opportunity for a Front End Developer to secure a position within our large team in Rugby.

You will be utilising the very latest technology and be involved in the complete lifecycle of projects.

You should have a passion for the industry and a strong desire to grow and develop your skills. The position requires an individual that will not shy away from contributing new ideas and opinions who works well within a strong team of thinkers, designers and developers. The successful candidate will have an ability to meet deadlines and be good at problem solving with a strong eye for detail whilst having a portfolio that’s brimming with ideas and creative flair.

Your skills should include some, if not all of the following:

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • SASS
  • JavaScript
  • Git
  • Adobe Creative Cloud

Experience of the following will help your application:

  • BEM Syntax
  • Open source platforms such as Wordpress, Magento and Drupal
  • Package management and task runners such as npm and gulp
  • PHP
  • Linux command line
  • App Development

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Quality Assurance Executive

As a Quality Assurance Executive you will join a new small team covering key web based and mobile applications. You will be involved through the test planning, test execution and post deployment support phases for current production and future projects.

The ability to proactively identify issues, drive resolution and escalate is essential. You will develop key metrics and report to the QA Analyst. You will help, with the rest of the team to ensure proper coverage, quality and risk management throughout the delivery cycle.

A background in testing web based solutions is beneficial.

Responsibilities

  • Following and documenting in-house quality procedures, standards and specifications
  • Ensuring customer requirements are met
  • Writing reports and audits - recording, analysing and distributing statistical information
  • Ongoing monitoring of site performance
  • Day to day support for QA Analyst
  • Conducting internal tests and writing use case tests
  • Document go live procedures for all projects
  • Document a new process for the pub templates projects

Requirements

  • Documentation and organisation
  • Great eye for detail
  • Planning
  • Interpersonal
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Teamwork
  • Degree in Computer Science/IT Telecommunications / Business IT Management

Beneficial Skills

  • Experience using project management tools such as JIRA and Basecamp
  • Experience using CMS’ for WordPress, Drupal, Magento and Shopify
  • Prior digital agency experience
  • Ability to use Adobe products
  • ISTQB Foundation Level Certificate

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Bonus Scheme
  • 22 days holiday. After 2nd year you get an additional days holiday for each subsequent year, with a ceiling of 25 days.
  • 3% pension contribution
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Regular pay reviews
  • Your choice of working equipment
  • Conference & training budget
  • Access to professional development resources
  • Ping pong + Table football + Arcade Machine
  • Free breakfast, fruit & coffee
  • Open bar on Wednesdays and Fridays
  • Annual weekend away
  • Quarterly team days-out
  • 5-a-side football team
  • Regular social events

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Technical Project Manager

An excellent opportunity for a Technical Project Manager to secure a position within our large design and development office in Rugby. You will be involved in the complete lifecycle of projects. The position requires strong team working skills, an ability to meet deadlines, good problem solving ability and a great eye for detail.

You will play a key role in ensuring multiple projects are delivered efficiently and within the client brief. The role may involve some elements of client handling, and you will work closely with the Account Manager throughout the planning, production, and launch process. You will also play a key role as the liaison between the Rugby and London team for the support of client projects.

Essential Skills:

  • Organised and able to manage multiple projects at once dealing with different teams, internal and external
  • Demonstrable track record of delivering end to end digital, web and mobile app projects
  • Solid understanding of the principles of how CMS, CRM, web apps work and experienced in a variety of platforms and technologies such as WordPress, Drupal, Magento and Shopify
  • Able to communicate effectively with technical teams and external stakeholders / build strong internal relations
  • Great attention to detail
  • Ability to agree project objectives and ensure that all the aims of the project are met
  • Fluent in web terminology
  • Problem solving

Beneficial Skills:

  • Experience using project management tools such as JIRA and Basecamp
  • Prior digital agency experience
  • Experience with Google Adwords and Analytics
  • Understanding of PM methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile
  • Strong digital project life cycle knowledge and a broad knowledge of development, test, infrastructure and support
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects

Benefits:

  • Highly competitive salary
  • 1% matched contributory pension
  • 22 days’ holiday (increased annually to a maximum of 25 from 2nd full year) + bank holidays
  • Amazing summer & winter parties along with plenty of BBQ’s and get-togethers
  • Use of bar during the week
  • Free Tea, Coffee, Fruit & Breakfast
  • Relaxed environment with foosball, arcade machine and table tennis
  • Dual screens, a top spec PC + any software you need
  • Budget per year for conferences and training

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Senior Account Manager

We are seeking a Senior Account Manager to join our dynamic and fast paced London head office.
Reporting to the Account Director, you will join as a Senior Account Manager, responsible for overseeing our keys accounts’ performance and ensuring the successful management of an Account Executive. You will lead the them from a strategic perspective, looking at growing existing accounts and bring in new accounts. We’re looking for someone who is a natural people person, able to build strong relationships with your clients and teammates.

You will be responsible for client relationships, you will help lead your account executive & develop ideas for the client to achieve the business goals of their company. We are driven and enthusiastic with a passion for digital and business and want you to become an integral part of this.

You will work with the management team to establish quarterly targets and report results, and work directly with the company directors to help shape client strategy and development.

Roles & Responsibilites

  • Overseeing the maintenance, troubleshooting and quality assurance of large sites in a live environment
  • Working closely with clients to develop an in-depth understanding of their business, products and digital marketing objectives
  • Directing your Account Executive to recommend, plan and deliver dynamic integrated marketing programs
  • Overseeing ongoing projects to ensure they are delivered on time and to budget
  • Overseeing the creative and technical process
  • Ensuring client satisfaction, retention and growth
  • Being responsible for overall client account success
  • Effective budget control for client project & accounts, invoicing and billing
  • People management skills
  • Able to build and manage strong working relationships
  • Ability to think laterally and strategically

Desired Technical Skills & Experience

  • Strong Numeracy and Literacy
  • Strong communication skills across all levels
  • Fantastic organisational awareness and high work standards, with an attention to detail
  • Solutions focused and a problem solver
  • Excellent knowledge of CMS (Wordpress, Magento, Shopify)
  • Strong presentation skills

This is a fantastic opportunity to further your career in digital that will see you work with high profile clients and engage in a variety of exciting projects. Our agency is fun, dynamic and has lots of perks! If this sounds like something you might like – get in touch.

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Account Manager

This is a fantastic opportunity for an Account Manager to secure a position within our dynamic, fast paced head office in London. You will be responsible for managing and overseeing all aspects of client management, project rollout, reporting and invoicing for clients. You will also be working directly with our technical team to ensure smooth delivery of all aspects of website and project development, delivery and ongoing support.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for successful website/ project rollouts, on time and on budget
  • Reporting to AD with updates on ongoing online maintenance, projects and development opportunities for accounts
  • Main point of contact for clients
  • Chairing meetings with clients
  • Initiating Quarterly Review Meetings
  • Initiating Strategy Development Meetings
  • Responsible for ensuring action points are achieved
  • Managing ah-hoc requests from clients for live site maintenance
  • Responsible for ensuring all action points are achieved
  • Bug fixing

If you like the sound of the above and would be interested in this position, then please attached a detailed cover letter and copy of your CV.

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