Technical Lead Developer

Candidate Source
£50000 - £55000/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
One of Edinburgh`s most forward-thinking businesses is seeking an experienced Technical Lead Developer to join its expanding team. The Technical Lead Developer will receive excellent work life balance, strong social opportunities, mentoring and training, pension, beer on a Friday and the opportunity to work with a great team.

This company are a close team of passionate and driven individuals - are you? it has big aspirations and it hopes that you do too! Teamwork is a priority. Whether working with other engineers, with internal stakeholders or with our customers - you'll be constantly communicating and working collaboratively.   Your opinions matter, but so do the opinions of others. This company encourages everyone, no matter their position, to be forthright with ideas and criticisms and to champion their beliefs into realities. This also means that we all have to be great listeners, able to take criticism constructively and help others in realising their objectives.

As the Technical Lead Developer, your duties will include:

- Working within our Scrum team you will play a pivotal role in designing and implementing our solution that consists of RESTful APIs and dashboards used by large financial services around the world.
- You`ll be collaborating with our Product Owner and customers to help the engineering team to scope, design, build and implement features using the latest technologies.
- A key part of your role will be to mentor and coach the rest of the engineering team to excel at being a self-organising team, helping the team and the wider business embrace the principles of agile software development.
- By delivering incremental blocks of functionality you'll see your implementations through from start to finish and help to deliver real benefits to our customers quickly. The product range is continually expanding and we'll be looking for your suggestions and to carry out research which will help us improve our products, technology stack and working practices.

To be a successful Technical Lead Developer, you will have the following skills and experience:

- Experience with Microsoft development stack.
- Passion for web service design and development.
- Experience with C# Web API Development (ASP.NET / MVC).
- Experience with Azure Web and Worker Roles.
- Experience with SQL, Blob and Azure Table Storage.
- Experience with automated testing, Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment.
- A keen advocate of agile methodologies.
- Experience of mentoring and coaching team members with differing experience levels.
- Passionate promotor of collaborative development.
- Attention to detail and great communication skills.

 In return, the Technical Lead Developer will receive a salary of up to £55,000 per annum.

The first stage of the application process is to apply online.

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