This role can be based at our Manchester or London offices.
THG is one of the world's fastest growing and largest online retailers. We have over a decade of experience building and growing brands in the Beauty and Wellness sectors, in over 160 markets. We create brilliant digital brand experiences and our in-house team design, develop and build a bespoke proprietary technology platform that is used by hundreds of millions of people worldwide.
With a world-class business, a proprietary technology platform, and disruptive business model, our ambition is to be the global digital leader.
Our culture is fast-paced and ambitious - we like to move twice as fast others believe to be possible. This belief is a fundamental part of the DNA that has supported our incredible growth.
Our people are our strength and we have over 6,000 diverse, smart thinkers across the globe who are encouraged to think creatively and empowered to turn their ideas into actions.
To support our ambitious growth, we are looking for commercially astute, ambitious individuals that can bring fresh and innovative thinking to THG and play a part in driving the Group forward on its truly exciting journey.
Technology is at the heart of the business, core to the growth and internationalisation of all brands that sit under the THG umbrella. Our platform currently supports 177 international sites, in 47 different languages and 23 payment methods. From hosting, all the way through to logistics, we power it all through efficient and scalable technology which has been developed in house! With 600 technologists globally, we are squarely focussed on bigger ideas with innovation, creativity and outside of the box thinking. We look for individuals with a passion for creating robust and cutting edge systems that help our business' and our clients grow their ecommerce presence.
THG is powered by a collection of modern IT infrastructure including a language translation and interpretation capability provided by the THG Language Connect business unit. The team is looking to recruit a Head of Translation and Interpretation Systems to design, develop and maintain the language infrastructure. The successful candidate will report into the Director of Engineering and will be a subject matter expert in building systems using off-the-shelf components and in-house development.
The candidate will:
What's in it for you:
· You’ll be joining a growing, young, and intelligent team that will drive business change
· You’ll have the opportunity to make an impact within the team, applying the skills and methodologies you’ve learnt
· You’ll be working for a company with an excellent culture, in a friendly and fast paced environment
· You’ll be able to react to change with backing from the business and you'll have the opportunity to solve complex problems
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