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Looking for the next best tech role in Manchester? These startups are hiring right now

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Are you on the hunt for a new job? If you answered yes, then we have some pretty great news for you.

There seems to be a hiring surge in Manchester at the moment, which is just brilliant news. After a long and difficult lockdown, companies are coming out the other side – expanding while they do so.

We wanted to give you an idea of the types of places looking for talent right now, so here are some really exciting roles in Manchester…

UI Designer, Brainlabs

Brainlabs is looking for a UI Designer to join their team. If you’re keen to support them on their mission to be the best agency in the world, take a look at what they have on offer.

They are looking for a UI designer with a curious nature, who makes decisions and solves users’ problems with great design. You’ll work closely with User Researchers, UX Designers, Insight Analysts and Developers to deliver design solutions to clients’ user problems. And you’ll confidently present your work to everyone from colleagues to clients, from juniors to CEOs, clearly articulating what you’ve done and why, evidencing decisions with insight.

They need someone who thinks about the bigger picture – working with internal and client teams to understand technical constraints, thinking about how to deliver best value to clients and how to deliver solutions that impact more than just a website. You’ll need to be able to demonstrate excellence in solution design and how you’ve used insight to generate ideas.

Head of Tech Strategy & Enterprise Architecture, Oscar Technology

Ello is a highly successful technology-focused business which offers huge opportunities to learn new skills in a supportive and creative environment, and to make a significant contribution to shaping its future. Born from the intelligence of The Dining Club Group, they provide brands with the tools to give consumers genuinely rewarding acquisition, engagement and loyalty schemes.

The successful candidate for this role will need to be very dynamic, resilient and thrive in working in a fast-paced environment. You will work closely with all key stakeholders to define, plan and deliver a modern mobile first and data driven enterprise architecture that enables the business strategy. You will be leading the design of the technology strategy, enterprise architecture and shape the technology roadmap.You will have experience of working with B2B teams to help drive sales growth, and operational efficiency through enhancing and automating the lead to cash process end to end.

You will be working alongside a collaborative and hands-on senior leadership team who all have a ‘company first’ ethos and a real vision for the future growth of the business. They want someone to join them on their journey for the long term and live their values of loyalty, honesty, integrity, trust and collaboration.

Project Test Lead, Bet365

Bet 365 is looking for a project focused Test Lead who has progressed from a hands-on software testing position and is now responsible for managing multiple projects concurrently from a governance perspective. You will be taking responsibility for a number of work items across a suite of products and applications including a global website and mobile platform that covers the Members and Gaming portfolio.

The day to day work is interesting, challenging and fast paced amidst a hardworking and delivery focused company ethos. They hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to tackle some of technology’s greatest challenges. This role is eligible for inclusion in the Company’s hybrid working from home policy.

The ideal candidate will have strong team and project lead experience and software testing experience, along with commercial experience of leading large projects.
They will have an excellent understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), and have the ability to multitask and manage multiple streams of activity shifting focus regularly.

Now all that’s left is to click apply…