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Be a part of a revolutionary change! At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to deliver a smoke-free future. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom dream up and deliver, better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. The Consumer Group is undergoing a critical overhaul as we look to transform into an agile, consumer-centric business that harnesses technological innovation to deliver better, science-backed alternatives to millions of adult smokers around the world. It is only by focusing on our strategic priorities and the right organization, fully enabled to deliver what matters the most for our consumers along their journey toward better alternatives, that we will be able to deliver a smoke-free future. Here, you can make a difference. You can shape the consumer journey, from discovery and acquisition through to conversion and loyalty. And you can watch your efforts lead to meaningful change in the lives of smokers on their way to better alternatives. You’ll develop your skills, collaborating across functions, markets and regions. If you want to make a life-changing impact on consumers, there’s no better place. For our Omni-Channel team at Global Studio, London, UK we are therefore looking for a Manager Tech / Technology Lead Global Web Operations. Our software developers, solutions, architects, consultants, delivery experts connect data, strategy and technology to help today’s fast moving marketing industry make better connections with customers. The right candidate combines end-to-end technical project management and delivery capabilities, to create best-in-class digital solutions and connected experiences. The Technology Lead has 3 key areas of responsibility: • Leading technical delivery • Providing technology consultancy and innovation expertise to the business and functions • Close collaboration with the internal partners for identifying, developing, architecting, scoping and costing existing and new technology business The Technology Lead will be responsible for all technical output from the Global Web Operations Technical / Platform delivery team and has overall responsibility for technical delivery across our projects / deployments. This includes oversight of all work in progress, the implementation of rigorous technical release standards/best practices and in conjunction with the wider team defining the technology strategy of the Global Web Operations or eCommerce team as a whole. Responsibilities • Leading the development of technology solutions from concept/prototype through to final deployed version. • Day to day assistance and technical direction on projects and current platforms liaising with project managers and members of the technical team / development team. • Consulting with regions and internal teams, providing technology and innovation thought leadership. • Evolving and developing ways of working with internal functions (CX, UX) • Developing new business opportunities through consulting, technical architecture and scoping of potential projects / platforms. • Mentoring your team ensuring they develop their skills. Hiring of new team members as required. • Comfortable working with Regions / internal partners and consulting on technical solutions. • Ruthless attention to detail and a willingness to understand multiple requirements and platforms to use them as best possible. • Direct responsibility for team technical standards, technical output, infrastructure and tools required to deliver the best results. • Following industry standard OOP development practices, solving problems in an elegant fashion and promoting this practice within the department. • Helping lead brainstorming and technical planning sessions • Jointly responsible for business forecasting and project profitability. Who we’re looking for: • Demonstrable experience in leading & growing a highly dynamic technical team. Interested in making their team a success and capable of demonstrating strong line management skills • Strong computer science / demonstrable commercial development background of at least 7 years • Experience in HTML 5 / CSS 3 / JS (preferably TypeScript) preferably along with frameworks such as jQuery, Angular and Backbone • Extensive experience with standard browsers including all compatibility issues • Highly experienced in object orientated development with excellent knowledge in at least one and preferably two back-end technologies (e.g. PHP, Java, Node) • Comfortable with developing in a dynamic environment. Experience with Agile development processes (kanban, scrum) and under pressure with tight timings • Comfortable making best use of tools such as SVN / Git, Stash, front-end test tools (i.e. Selenium),Jira, AWS Cloud, Workfront, etc… • Experience implementing strategies and processes from scratch • Experience managing multiple facets of a large-scale complex projects • Experience working with external vendors and multi-country rollouts • CMS experience – AEM, Drupal, Hybris • Experience with integrating 3rd party systems (Facebook, Twitter, and any RESTful, etc.) Personal Skills • You will be working in a highly matrixed business environment, requiring deep navigation skills • Initiating & maintaining regular meetings with relevant partners • Minimal of 4+ years of experience in managing multiple website commercial projects and campaigns, preferably in Global, commercial and multicultural organization. • A self-starter with pro-active can-do attitude • Enjoying building strong and sustainable relationships • Strong project- and time management skills with eye for detail • Strong communications skills (verbal and written) • Result-focused and solution-orientated working style • Collaborative by nature: a great teammate who is experienced in developing and engaging strong relationships with internal and external partners • Demonstrable ability to work effectively across functions • Proficient written and spoken English What we offer Our success depends on the talented employees who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to deliver a smoke-free future. #Lijobs