Location : London, . Company Description :
In 2015, Periscopix were thrilled to join the Merkle organisation as part of their drive to become a worldwide leader in tailored data-driven digital marketing.
Merkle is a performance marketing agency which specialises in the delivery of personalised customer experiences across platforms and devices.
We call it people-based’ marketing, and we are proud to be recognised as an industry leader. Merkle, headquartered in the States, have focused on expansion by acquiring businesses internationally and by joining the Dentsu Aegis Network, one of the largest Global media companies, in 2016.
This has offered us opportunity to further expand our growth and services.
The last twelve months have been a whirlwind of pitch wins, new hires and expansion for Merkle in the UK. Having grown at a tremendous pace, our workforce is now split between two open-planned, modern London offices (London Bridge and St.
we regularly host socials and strive to create a working environment where our employees enjoy coming into work.
Job Description : The Role
Over the last twelve months, Merkle’s Agency Services team have invested in our internal tech proposition by growing our Media Solutions department.
We are now looking for a Full-stack Developer to join our small team of developers as we continue growing this arm of our business.
Merkle's Agency Services function runs digital marketing campaigns for some of the largest advertisers in the UK, with 400 employees based in London, Edinburgh and Dubai.
The Media Solutions team sits within this function and is responsible for building and maintaining our internal software products.
Our tools are currently are used by over 300 members of the team, with wider expansion to the EMEA team in the coming year.
To achieve our goals, we’re looking for an experienced developer to join us and help build industry-leading products. We are a small but growing team within the agency, so in addition to writing top notch code, you'll also have the opportunity to contribute to wider development lifecycle processes, such as decisions on infrastructure and team best practice.
You'll have a high degree of autonomy, working alongside your fellow developers day-to-day, and coordinating closely with our internal product leads to develop user-focused products.
There are opportunities to mentor more junior developers, and as the team grows, we envisage opportunities to focus on specific areas of expertise, such as architecture design, or becoming a team lead.
Life as a Full-stack Developer at Merkle
This includes contributing to the roadmap, supporting on architecture and infrastructure decisions, and following processes such as testing to ensure development progresses on time and to specification.
This is a full-stack role; we predominantly use React as our frontend framework, and C# on the backend (although we’re moving towards a microservices infrastructure)
We don’t believe in our developers working in a bubble; we’re building a collaborative team that aligns closely with our product leads.
Afterall, many of the end users for your work will be sitting in the same office as you!
A few of the benefits
As we progress and develop as a company, you will too. Within our fast-growing company, there’s plenty of opportunity to develop your skill set and you’ll be encouraged to be curious and share new ideas.
In exchange for your contribution to our award-winning company, we make sure you take advantage of a generous holiday allowance and are paid a competitive salary.
We’re really proud of our company values and culture; we have regular company / team socials and want all our employees to enjoy coming into work.
Some of our benefits include :
What we are looking for in you
We use React and C# predominantly, but don’t worry if you don’t have experience with these technologies specifically right now.
We’re looking for someone with a strong desire to learn and who can apply their existing programming skills as they learn our stack.