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Here are all the current job opportunities open at Sonar. Please get in contact as we'd love to hear from you!

Senior Full-Stack Developer

Sonar Group is looking for a Senior Full-Stack Developer with extensive experience scoping, building, and implementing world-class web platforms, to join our Melbourne based team. The role is for a passionate senior developer who is an expert PHP / Wordpress developer, along with experience in Drupal, Magento, back-end systems, service integrations, and technical solutions architecture. The right candidate will be capable of taking a strategic technical lead role in our growing digital consultancy and will help drive the technical development and connected capabilities within the business. We're looking for someone you can take the reins, to lead and grow a technical team, as well as managing senior client interaction

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THE ROLE

This role will help lead the technical development for Sonar Group, as well as require the person to implement and maintain their code for larger programmes, whilst being supported by our FED and wider Sonar team as required. At the end of the day we are seeking an excellent developer that is keen to be part of a growing consultancy, and make their mark as an integral part of our team, not just another ‘resource’ within a larger agency.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Be a problem solver and a technologist at heart, bringing a creative, analytical, adaptable, logical and thorough approach.
  • Lead the technical team to develop highly scalable, high-quality code across the business.
  • Structuring, customising and building WordPress sites, based upon requirements and designs.
  • Ensuring all technical solutions across the business follow latest design patterns, coding standards, and best practices.
  • Ensuring technical solutions are optimised and make proper use of caching, minimisation and other optimisation techniques.
  • Being a leader in the business across source code management workflows, DevOps and development practices
  • Working with infrastructure and hosting providers, including cloud providers, to design client solutions.
  • Liaise with 3rd party providers to understand technical requirements, define how the clients can best utilise services, and to design technical solutions.
  • Be an excellent communicator, both verbally and written, and can talk to senior technical clients, application consultants, and infrastructure experts – as well as your immediate office team colleagues

Experience

  • At least 8+ years commercial or relevant experience working with a combination of:
    • PHP5 or later
    • PHP Frameworks (e.g. Laravel)
    • WordPress and creating custom themes
    • JavaScript Frameworks / Libraries (eg. Angular.js, React.js)
    • HTML/CSS and Pre-Processors (e.g Sass or LESS)
    • MySQL or/and MariaDB including data migrations and optimizations
    • Database Design (SQL and NoSQL)
  • Working and collaborating within a team environment
  • Experience working with Git and an understanding of best practices for managing and reviewing code within source control services such as BitBucket
  • Experience with DevOps and automating build processes.
  • Exposure, use, and understanding of Google Analytics
  • Experience with cloud environments
  • Experience with Drupal and Magento
  • Comfortable with managing and leading client interaction and enhancing those relationships

 

LOCATION

This is a full-time role located at our Melbourne office and is an exciting opportunity to join a growing consultancy with big ambitions that truly cares about its people and their personal development – as well as the success of our client partners.

 

 

If you’re keen to discuss this or other roles, please email us on hello@sonargroup.com.au to arrange a meeting together

Performance Marketing | Specialist

Sonar Group is looking for a Performance Marketing specialist with experience in paid social platforms, paid search, and SEO, to join our world-class team. We are looking for the right candidate to help clients integrate our analysis-driven approach with their digital strategy and goals. Our team members work closely with user experience, creative, development and client relationship teams to deliver an exceptional, results-focused actionable analytics and optimization program that drives clear ROI. We’re looking for a passionate and strategic digital manager to join our team as the lead in a growing Performance Marketing practice.

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THE ROLE

This role will manage the paid digital strategic and optimisation needs for a portfolio of key clients. This role will work closely with the Search and Analytics team to drive ROI using social channels through the use of strategic initiatives, re-marketing, and custom audience driven campaigns. In this role you will be hands on and client-facing. It is a role that will allow you to leverage your experience, to up and cross skill from new performance disciplines, and to develop your career in digital marketing.,

The opportunity is that you are able to grow these existing clients and coupled with new business are able to grow a practice. The successful candidate will be strategic and analytical and be passionate about getting real results, within a team that truly work to provide value back their clients and end customers. They will be a valued member of the team in being client-facing and able to integrate with a variety of stakeholders.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop paid and organic search campaign strategies that you see through to implementation, optimization, and reporting mapped to business objectives
  • Facebook and Instagram (ads manager) campaign management including audience targeting and ongoing management and optimisation
  • Leverage other social platforms including YouTube, LinkedIn, and Pinterest to drive growth and ROI based on client and target audience needs
  • Re-targeting and custom audience development
  • Training clients on basics of Facebook and Instagram as well as more advanced clients and teams
  • Provide thought leadership on the direction of these platforms to ensure our clients are up-to-speed and able to leverage the platforms to help their businesses
  • Develop project estimates
  • Interface with Account, Client and other Stakeholders to request and share information
  • Lead measurement thinking, including return on investment
  • Reporting, presentations, and strategic ideation

Experience

  • 4+ years relevant experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong organizational and presentation skills
  • Strong focus on customer satisfaction
  • Knowledge of planning and executing qualitative marketing research methodologies and facilitation techniques
  • Extensive experience with Facebook and Instagram custom audiences and Ads Manager as well as strategic re-targeting practices
  • Ideally exposure with listening tools including Lexer, Synthesio, Nuvi
  • Exposure, use, and understanding of Google Analytics

 

LOCATION

This role is a full time role to be based at the Sonar HQ in Melbourne, Australia.

 

 

If you’re keen to discuss this or other roles, please email us on hello@sonargroup.com.au to arrange a meeting together

Analytics Consultant

You are an experienced data analyst looking to further your career and help manage multiple, simultaneous client activity for medium-sized client organisations. You are keen to gain more experience on a range of technical and campaign based projects (data and insights programs, websites, social marketing campaigns) and help manage your client’s expectations, and report the project progress against agreed milestones.

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Duties

You are accountable, responsible, organised, detailed and a clear communicator. You are also a strategic and creative thinker, you love data, and relish solving clients’ problems. The successful candidate will not only be a ‘numbers detective’ and understand the nuances of different tools in generating meaningful reporting, but also be a valued member of the team in being client-facing and able to integrate with a variety of stakeholders.

  • Perform analysis on quantitative data, supports and organizes qualitative research
  • Develops documentation relating to tagging specifications and implements tags where necessary
  • Prepare reports and summaries based on analysis
  • Deliver presentations of research findings to clients
  • Prepare estimates to support specific research projects
  • Support continued development of new research products and processes
  • Interface with Account, Client and other Stakeholders to request and share information
  • Manage digital performance campaigns including Paid Search including keyword strategy, account set-up and ongoing optimisation
  • Manage of Facebook including audience targeting and ongoing management and optimisation
  • Lead measurement thinking, including return on investment

Experience

  • 2+ years relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong organizational and presentation skills
  • Strong focus on customer satisfaction
  • Knowledge of planning and executing qualitative marketing research methodologies and facilitation techniques
  • Ideally 2-3 years experience with Omniture, Site Core, Web Trends, Coremetrics or Google Analytics

Generally we are wanting our team members to have  great attitude, enjoy being a team player and have a desire to go that extra mile for our agency and our clients.

If you’re keen to discuss this or other roles, please email us on hello@sonargroup.com.au to arrange a meeting together