Digital Additive

Digital Additive

Job Details

  • Full Time
  • Atlanta, United States of America
  • Posted: Dec 20, 2016

Engineering Manager

Digital Additive is redefining the digital marketing space in Atlanta.  And the good news is we’re growing!

In a world of one-size-fits-all email, Digital Additive delivers on the promise of one-to-one.  We don’t want people to open emails, we want them to engage in conversations. Authentic connection, real relationships: that’s email done right. We get that. And it drives us every day, every send, to do it smarter than anyone else.

Digital Additive is flexible and energetic. Our clients are brand leaders in their industry.  Our senior team are experts in the email field.  And ALL our team members are smart and truly care about the work we do.  If you love ongoing discoveries, thinking critically about online marketing, creating a product that delivers for our clients and their customers, and working in a mutually supportive environment with good music and an even better attitude — then Digital Additive is the place for you.

ENGINEERING MANAGER

Digital Additive is looking for a solid team leader to guide the development and delivery of new software products and applications in an Agile workflow. In addition to maintaining and expanding our code, the engineering manager will work alongside our entire team – helping feed a technical perspective into all other business functions.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Provide day to day guidance and skills development for the engineering team

• Contribute to strategic planning, road-mapping, organizational development, and resourcing

• Act as a resource for software developers on policies, procedures, and technical issues

• Developing and implementing email campaign and marketing automation support components such as web applications and reporting dashboards

• Maintaining and improving our existing portfolio of websites and web applications

• Integrating code with external APIs

REQUIRED TECHNICAL SKILLS

• Knowledge and experience of PHP

o Knowledge and experience of the Laravel framework a big bonus

• Strong, standards-based HTML and CSS skills

• Good understanding of Javascript, AJAX and jQuery

o Knowledge and experience with front-end frameworks — especially Vue — a big bonus

• Experience developing database-driven websites

• Experience integrating external APIs

• Experience hosting and deployment strategies

• Familiarity with Git (or other version control system)

• Familiarity with a Unix/Linux CLI environment

• Have the ability to build and scale complex web-based applications from the ground up

BONUS TECHNICAL SKILLS

• Knowledge and experience with Test Driven Development

• Knowledge and experience of email service providers (we work with the Salesforce Marketing Cloud/ExactTarget)

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND PERSONAL SKILLS

• 8+ years of prior experience in shipping quality software as an engineer

• 2+ years of leadership experience; managing a team and/or scaling an organization with a high standard of excellence

• Genuine interest in data-driven digital marketing

• Familiarity or desire to work in an Agile workflow

• Enjoy leading and developing talent

• Strong communication skills, including the ability to communicate with both colleagues and clients

• Attention to detail

• Flexibility to adapt to changing business requirements

• Be an active problem solver, know how to prioritize to meet deadlines

COMPANY BENEFITS

At Digital Additive we provide:

Time:

• Flexible work scheduling with work from home and adjustable start and end times to better suit schedules

• 20 days Paid Time Off, plus 9 paid Holidays

Insurance:

• Health Insurance plans with Humana Healthcare – including plan offerings where the employee is 100% covered by Digital Additive

• Dental, Vision and Supplemental insurance plans available, voluntary

• Life Insurance, $20,000 term

Technology:

• Apple MacBook Pro provided

• Employee Cell Phone Reimbursement Program (with programs that allow you to keep your personal and work calls/voicemails separate)

Training:

• Development training for advancement, including online training, professional organization events and conferences

How to apply

[email protected]