Junior Developer

Junior Developer

  • Wood Ln, London W12, UK
  • Full-time

Company Description

Publicis Media helps clients drive sustainable business growth by harnessing the modern media landscape to drive one-to-one consumer connections at scale. Publicis Media UK is made up of 2000 people working across market-leading media agencies including Zenith, Starcom and Spark Foundry as well as specialist practices Publicis Media Exchange (PMX), Performics, Publicis Sport & Entertainment, Publicis Media Content and NextTECHnow. Together they combine deep expertise in media investment, strategy, insights and analytics, data and technology, commerce, performance marketing and content. Publicis Media is part of Publicis Groupe and is present in more than 100 countries with over 23,500 employees worldwide.

Our Commitment
Publicis Media is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore strongly encourages applications from underrepresented groups.  We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of their background.

Job Description

Team Department
Publicis Media's TAAG Studio is part of the TAAG Data Signal Practice, an exciting division of the data ops structure in the agency group driving the vision around A.I. and it’s application in the future of marketing.  

The Role
The role of Junior Developer dives deep into the technical side of responsible marketing, focusing on building solutions that empower data-driven decision-making while prioritizing user privacy in a cookieless future. You'll work hand-in-hand with marketers, data analysts, and other developers across Publicis Media's group agencies to leverage the power of data engineering, automation, and AI for our clients.

Our TAAG Studio is a leader in data privacy and consent best practices, and we offer a full training program to equip you with the latest skills to excel in this dynamic and evolving field.

Key Responsibilities                                                

  • Design and develop custom JavaScript solutions using frameworks like Node.js or React to integrate marketing platforms and internal systems for our agency clients within the Publicis Media group.
  • Implement data tagging strategies using Google Tag Manager with a focus on privacy-conscious server-side tagging solutions to minimize reliance on cookies and future-proof data collection methods.
  • Develop and maintain data pipelines using cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, GCP, Azure) for marketing automation and campaign execution across client accounts.
  • Write data manipulation, cleaning, and analysis scripts using languages like Python or R, adhering to data privacy best practices and supporting the development of privacy-preserving analytics solutions.
  • Configure and manage data pipelines for campaign tracking and measurement for our clients. 
  • Explore and implement basic AI solutions to enhance marketing campaign targeting and personalization while respecting user consent preferences and prioritizing privacy-preserving techniques.
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest trends in digital marketing technologies, data engineering, cloud platforms, basic AI applications, and emerging data privacy practices. 


  • A passion for digital marketing and a desire to learn new technologies. 
  • An interest in Computer Science and Information Technology.
  • Foundational knowledge of JavaScript. Experience with a JavaScript framework (e.g., React, Node.js) a plus.
  • Basic understanding of data structures and algorithms.
  • Basic understanding of SQL and data querying languages.
  • Interest in cloud platforms (AWS, GCP, Azure) preferred.
  • Curiosity about AI concepts. 
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced agency environment.

Additional Information

Publicis Media has fantastic benefits on offer to all of our employees. In addition to the classics, Pension, Life Assurance, Private Medical and Income Protection Plans we also offer;

  • WORK YOUR WORLD opportunity to work anywhere in the world, where there is a Publicis office, for up to 6 weeks a year.
  • REFLECTION DAYS - Two additional days of paid leave to step away from your usual day-to-day work and create time to focus on your well-being and self-care.
  • HELP@HAND BENEFITS 24/7 helpline to support you on a personal and professional level. Access to remote GPs, mental health support and CBT. Wellbeing content and lifestyle coaching.
  • FAMILY FRIENDLY POLICIES We provide 26 weeks of full pay for the following family milestones: Maternity. Adoption, Surrogacy and Shared Parental Leave.
  • FLEXIBLE WORKING, BANK HOLIDAY SWAP & BIRTHDAY DAY OFF You are entitled to an additional day off for your birthday, from your first day of employment.
  • GREAT LOCAL DISCOUNTS This includes membership discounts with Soho Friends, local restaurants and retailers in Westfield White City and Television Centre.

Full details of our benefits will be shared when you join us!

Publicis Groupe operates a hybrid working pattern with full time employees being office-based three days during the working week. 

We are supportive of all candidates and are committed to providing a fair assessment process. If you have any circumstances (such as neurodiversity, physical or mental impairments or a medical condition) that may affect your assessment, please inform your Talent Acquisition Partner. We will discuss possible adjustments to ensure fairness. Rest assured, disclosing this information will not impact your treatment in our process.

Please make sure you check out the Publicis Career Page which showcases our Inclusive Benefits and our EAG’s (Employee Action Groups).

Employees joining The Pack, which is an 18-month early careers programme that connects, supports and develops you to kick-start your career with us, initially start with an annual salary of £28,000

 Full Time Job
 Published on 21-06-2024
 Deadline NA