Media.Monks is a digital-first marketing and advertising services company connecting the dots across content, data & digital media and technology services. Inspired by the connectivity and flexibility of technology APIs, Media.Monks’ single-P&L model offers brands seamless access to a nearly 6,000-strong team of digital talent organized across 57 talent hubs in 33 countries. 

With us, you'll find a diverse group of colleagues with different backgrounds and perspectives. We believe everyone has something of value to offer, and that sustaining a truly diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace begins with fostering an environment where people can be themselves, authentically, every day. We want to build something with the potential to change the heart of our industry, and we’d love to include your unique perspective.

We are looking for a Mobile Lead Developer. Someone at the same level as a senior developer, but with the added challenge of owning projects from start to finish, overseeing how development progresses across multiple teams, and being the one person who can see and identify all the steps needed to reach the end goal. Your projects will range from WeChat mini programs, to mobile AR experiences. From e-commerce platforms, to mobile multiplayer mini-games.

In this role, you will help our producers discuss and agree on technical matters with our clients. Depending on the project you may, (1) spend time prototyping something for our clients, (2) lead a multidisciplinary team of developers in a different timezone, or (3) work closely with our client’s internal teams to get our projects done. Good verbal communication is important, as you will be involved in pitching, onboarding, developing, overseeing, and delivering projects.

In this role, you will guide our creative team to hone in on award winning ideas that are feasible, and help our clients reach their goals.

We consider Lead Developers to be the the highest level of technical expertise within its production ranks. However, it is not an end station, and growth options are available. You will have other Lead Developers in different fields as co-workers. Together you form the technical team, backed by a global team of many other developers.

Unfortunately we are not able to offer visa sponsorship for this role.


  • Conducting face to face time with clients about matters tech. Understanding their business needs, and helping them reach their objectives.
  • Recommending off the shelf solutions, and filling the remaining gaps with your own technical vision.
  • Guiding project teams from initial design phases through to final delivery.
  • Conducting regular meetings to review project risks, issues and develop mitigation and contingency plans where required.
  • Creating technical documentation to support development teams.
  • Provide hands-on senior-level leadership on web development work.
  • And most importantly; “owning” the project.


  • Ability to translate and present Technical executions with Clients.
  • Previous work within Client guidelines to produce innovative solutions.
  • Experience mentoring and leading team members in Technical skills.
  • Previous experience as a Senior Developer using the latest mobile technologies.
  • Previously produced comprehensive and accurate estimates for development work.
  • Managed freelance, outsource and internal development teams.
  • Experience integrating development teams into broader development teams.
  • Experience to a significant extent in the following relevant areas: ReactNative development. Native Android development or Native iOS development. Firebase. Mobile app development through Unity or Unreal.
  • Experience to some extent in the following areas: UX/Interaction design.
  • Experience in the following areas is also useful (but not essential): Cloud software development.
  • Last but not least; the ability to master tomorrow what you don’t know today, and an attitude to get things done.

About Media.Monks:

At Media.Monks, you’ll be joining a highly ambitious company on a global mission to win the decade by changing the industry for good. Partner to 8 of the 10 most innovative companies in the world, Media.Monks works with established as well as up-and-coming global, regional, DTC and B2B brands, helping them own their data and build out customer ecosystems to elicit smart, efficient, high-impact engines for growth. We deliver table stakes quickly, creating cost efficiencies from day one to push up the creative effectiveness of our work with every cycle.

We are an equal-opportunity employer committed to building a respectful and empowering work environment for all people to freely express themselves amongst colleagues who embrace diversity in all respects. Including fresh voices and unique points of view in all aspects of our business not only creates an environment where we can all grow and thrive but also increases our potential to produce work that better represents—and resonates with—the world around us. 

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