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Lead Software Engineer

Would you like to work as a Lead Software Developer within one of the most recognisable brands?

This a fantastic opportunity for a Lead Software Engineer who is passionate about developing software systems from concept. You will be an integral part of the team and have a history of innovative thinking and independent working.

To succeed in this role, you will need a proven track record of delivering high quality software services.

You will need to demonstrate a history of designing, implementing and delivering software solutions and applications.

Where you will work

You will be working in a fast-paced environment and ever-changing flexible and adaptable environment.

You will be working with a wide range of businesses and technical stakeholders to ensure solutions are delivered and meet the customer and business needs.

This is a truly inspiring opportunity that offers the chance to work for a significant client and be able to make your mark within this function of this business.

What you will be doing

  • Hands on development of services and application integrations
  • Execute full software development life cycle (SDLC)
  • Directing the work of both internal and outsourced engineers to ensure the best practices around software delivery
  • Develop architectural designs and detailed technical solution designs
  • Create detailed engineering plans, processes, and procedures
  • Conduct various tests and quality assurance checks to verify the quality of completed projects
  • Drive change to implement efficient and effective

The skills you will need

Demonstrable expertise in any of the following.

  • Java with a knowledge of Python would be beneficial
  • RDBMs and or document DBs (E.G Exasol, PostgreSQL, MSSQL, CosmosDB etc)
  • Apache SPARK
  • Delivering solutions in any of the major cloud platforms

Also beneficial would be experience developing applications with any of the following

  • SOLR / Elastic search
  • Rest API development
  • Test automation and Continuous Integration
  • Automated deployment
  • Cloud IaaS and PaaS

Apply online today!

Job Title: Lead Software Engineer

Location: Manchester, UK

Salary: £50,000 – £70,000 per annum


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