Software Development Lead


5 months ago

React.js | Node.js | Typescript | AWS

Software Engineering Lead - up to £95,000

This is an opportunity for an experienced Engineering Lead to join a multinational retailer who is dominating the market, consistently winning industry leading awards. They're going through an exciting company wide IT transformation - which this particular role will have a strong input into shaping their online technology and future technical direction.

Job Responsibilities:

Designing and delivering scalable, distributed, cloud-based systems
Ensure the engineering team is fully aligned with the team goals
Organise and inspire tech design and high-level scoping sessions while working closely with the team on best ways forward.
Working closely with other teams especially when working on cross team initiatives.
Coaching and mentoring engineers with a testing mindset.
Learn new technologies and keep abreast of existing technologies and help introduce them where appropriate.
Maintain high standards of software quality within the team by establishing good practices and processors.
Look for areas of improvement across the platform and create strategiesSome personal traits for the role:

High level engineering knowledge, with a passion for passing onto other team members to accelerate their development.
Ability to deliver projects quickly
Skilled in bringing onboard best coding practices across your team.Skills:

Highly skilled in React.js, Node / Typescript & AWS
Worked with CI/CD tooling
You've previously led software engineering teams.
Experience in continuous Integration, delivery, and deployment through pipelines.
An advocate of coding best practices such as TDD, SOLID and pair programming and enjoy working in an agile environment to help us grow and improve.

Alongside accelerated career progression within the business and a healthy salary up to £95,000, Our client offer the following benefits:

Car Allowance of £3600
Pension up to 16%
Discount of their designer goods up to 50%
Ability to work from home 3 days per week.
Private Healthcare for 1 person
Up to 40% bonus per annum
27 days holiday (increasing each year)

React.js | Node.js | Typescript | AWS

Randstad Technologies Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

Recruitment company
Randstad Tech IT
City and County of the City of London, EC4N, GB
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