Technical Lead / Development Lead - Circa £60K

Recruiter
Spectrum IT Recruitment
Location
Southampton
Salary
£45000 - £60000/annum Benefits
Posted
09 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technical Lead / Development Lead
£45,000 - £60,000 + Benefits
Hampshire, Southampton area

An established creative digital business requires an experienced Technical Lead to join their software team. The award winning team focus on designing and developing innovative digital solutions for their external customers and utilise modern technology and best practice.

The ideal candidate will have an extensive Web/PHP development background with the ability to lead from a technical perspective, but also have the skills to manage digital projects through the full lifecycle.

You must be an excellent communicator, able to work with all levels of a business. Actively going out to client sites to gather requirements will be a key focus of the role, so being comfortable communicating with both technical and non-technical staff in essential.

Responsibilities;

* Lead and mentor a team of in-house Web/PHP developers
* The ability to conduct hands-on development of the companies Web based products/solutions, when required
* Comfortable going out to client site meetings
* Positively influence the use of technology within the business, bringing in new tech where beneficial
* Must have a proactive attitude towards project delivery and be happy in a fast paced environment
* Developing and conducting code reviews
* Maintaining project and technical documentation

Key technical expertise;

* HTML5, CSS3, SASS
* JavaScript, including  React and/or Angular
* PHP (back end)
* Symfony or Magento
* Drupal is highly beneficial
* Experience in developing mobile Apps (Android/iOS) is preferred
* Strong Agile understanding

The company is well established and offers a great opportunity for long-term career progression. If you are interested in discussing the full details please apply for this role