Email Developer

Up to £25,000 per annum + profit share + benefits

Our Developers at Holiday Extras are always trying to push the boundaries and are challenged to use new technology and techniques to deliver market-leading results. We use modern technologies, and always strive to innovate in order to deliver the best experience for our users.

Our Learning Academy, quiet Lounge, supportive environment and focus on personal development, all help our team members grow and become experts in their field! Our fortnightly “Project Lounge” days give our developers the chance to work on something different, extend their knowledge, create something breathtaking or simply collaborate in a project to make a difference.

About the role…

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, talented Email Developer to help our team craft the best email journeys with clarity, technology and usability at the forefront of their mind.

This role doesn’t stop at coding emails – you’ll have the opportunity to work on a range of email areas ranging from mailing list growth, creative design, database management, innovative layouts and beyond. Building responsive mobile designs and optimising for mobile first is how we work, always thinking mobile first.  In addition, you’ll be improving the creative and the functionality on our scheduled email sends with iterations and improvements in most sprints, utilizing split-testing with a view to reach our commercial targets.  

Problem-solving is key; identifying solutions and writing the best code for the email clients by the largest proportion of our database. Getting your updates live and making a difference straight away is what we’re all about!  

What we’re looking for:

  • HTML / CSS / JQuery / Smarty
  • Building mobile first in a responsive way
  • Great communication
  • Analytical and planning skills
  • A level head in pressure situations
  • A keenness to learn
  • A friendly person with team spirit!

It’s great if you have experience in any of the following too:

  • Working in Oracle Responsys, Email on Acid and Return Path
  • Working in an agile, scrum team
  • Using Jira or a similar work tracking system

If you’re interested in this fantastic opportunity and would like to work with a Sunday Times 100 Best Company to Work For, then please upload your CV & Covering letter.

We look forward to hearing from you!