We are looking for a

Technical Director

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You

CloudRaker is looking for a Technical Director to help manage and deliver our web services mandate. Our ideal candidate loves taking on new challenges, thrives in a fast-paced environment, is comfortable managing staff and technical projects and has unmatched organizational skills.  Full time, based in Montreal, QC (we’re working from home at the moment).

Us

With offices in Montreal and Toronto, CloudRaker specializes in delivering leading-edge marketing and technology solutions that connect consumers & commerce through meaningful brand experiences.

We’re not your average agency. We work hard but don’t take ourselves too seriously. We’re a tight knit team of gif loving, franglais-speaking, meme making, Rakers, who collaborate to do great things. We don’t just make people want things, we make things people want.

Your day to day will be...

Analyse internal and client briefs and complete them with technical information and requirements to build a final scope of work including development plan, business requirements, work schedules, budget and deliverables;

Contribute to building a relationship of trust with clients, managers and stakeholders, provide guidance, challenge ideas, and bring forward new opportunities;

Define the organizational structure of the production capacity, manage long-term team planning and short term staff assignment with internal and external resources;

Negotiating and maintaining business relationships with suppliers;

Outlining problems, risks, opportunities and solutions during the delivery of the projects;

Define and maintain the quality assurance (QA) process;

Motivating, helping and inspiring staff members;

Assisting with training and recruitment of new staff members;

Keeping up-to-date with advancements in the field.

You have...

Minimum 5 years of experience in a similar role;

An understanding of web development and solid technical knowledge;

Excellent communication skills in English and French;

The ability to juggle multiple projects and know how to prioritize;

A passion for staying informed about web, mobile and digital trends, current and future;

Experience with agile and devops approaches;

A high technical aptitude;

Agency experience (nice-to have)

Web development experience (nice-to-have)

You are...

A very organized person;

A chameleon: able to adapt to change and modify your approach based on the person and situation you’re dealing with;

A team player who likes working closely with Developers, Designers and Advisors;

A positive attitude;

An entrepreneur at heart who isn’t afraid of taking chances;

An easy going, light-hearted person who doesn’t take themselves too seriously;

Able to stay cool as a cucumber... even when deadlines are looming.

Analyse internal and client briefs and complete them with technical information and requirements to build a final scope of work including development plan, business requirements, work schedules, budget and deliverables;

Contribute to building a relationship of trust with clients, managers and stakeholders, provide guidance, challenge ideas, and bring forward new opportunities;

Define the organizational structure of the production capacity, manage long-term team planning and short term staff assignment with internal and external resources;

Negotiating and maintaining business relationships with suppliers;

Outlining problems, risks, opportunities and solutions during the delivery of the projects;

Define and maintain the quality assurance (QA) process;

Motivating, helping and inspiring staff members;

Assisting with training and recruitment of new staff members;

Keeping up-to-date with advancements in the field.

Minimum 5 years of experience in a similar role;

An understanding of web development and solid technical knowledge;

Excellent communication skills in English and French;

The ability to juggle multiple projects and know how to prioritize;

A passion for staying informed about web, mobile and digital trends, current and future;

Experience with agile and devops approaches;

A high technical aptitude;

Agency experience (nice-to have)

Web development experience (nice-to-have)

A very organized person;

A chameleon: able to adapt to change and modify your approach based on the person and situation you’re dealing with;

A team player who likes working closely with Developers, Designers and Advisors;

A positive attitude;

An entrepreneur at heart who isn’t afraid of taking chances;

An easy going, light-hearted person who doesn’t take themselves too seriously;

Able to stay cool as a cucumber... even when deadlines are looming.