Software Development Lead




Developer, Development & Programming, Java Developer, Oracle Developer, PHP Developer, Programmer, Software Developer , Software Engineer, Technical Architect, Web Designer


£50,000 to £55,000 Per Annum


+ Bens


N London movin to Central

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We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Software Development Lead who will help lead the development team through the scrum or agile methodology to ensure they deliver in line with their technology road map. You will be required to help with basic people management duties in collaboration with the company Director.

They also have a foosball table, an outdoor cinema, a popcorn machine and a golf course for their employees to enjoy.  They are a close and very friendly team and have plans to move to Central London in Mid 2019.

Software Development Lead’s Core Duties

  • Lead an agile environment within the development team of 5 (including you)
  • Help the Director manage the development team by fulfilling standard management duties and creating a positive working environment
  • Manage the development road map and ensure the company delivers against it
  • Anticipate requirements and build software in a flexible, scalable way
  • Lead in technical, design, and architecture discussions
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to problem solve and create solutions that meet business needs
  • Drive a best practice approach to the continuous improvement of products, processes, and tools. Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs for all production issues
  • Work to continually develop the cloud-based infrastructure with consideration shown to security and costs
  • Work cooperatively with the client team to launch campaigns and delegate responsibilities against projects
  • Ensure the timely delivery of campaigns and manage some of the partners utilised to do this (eg. email vendor)

Software Development Lead’s Skills required

  • Solid experience in Software Development, design and Architecture
  • Excellent practical knowledge of OOP concept and SOLID principles
  • Solid knowledge of C# ASP.NET/MVC/Web API
  • Entity Framework, SQL Server
  • HTML & CSS experience
  • Experience with Version control system, as GIT or TFS
  • Bootstrap experience & Test Driven Development
  • Knowledge of AWS or other cloud-based servers
  • Experience managing Web Servers (Windows Server)
  • 4+ years commercial experience
  • Some experience of leading a team

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