Lead Java Developer (Technical Lead)

£70000 - £80000/annum Benefits Package
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Java Developer (Technical Lead)

Location: Central London (Old Street / Shoreditch)

Salary: Up to £80K Basic + Benefits Package + Flexible working hours.

Keywords: Technical Architect, Solutions Architect, Lead Developer, Senior Developer, Technologist, Technical Lead, Technical Team Lead, Java, Java EE, Java 7, Java 8, Scala, Javascript, AWS, Microservices, Docker, iOS, Android, Native mobile, HTML5, Python, React, Web Development.

Technical Architect | Technical Lead required by Technical Agency specialised in a range of enterprise level & smaller software application builds. Typically Java based they advise, consult, architect, build & deliver the best solution for the clients need – whatever software offering or bespoke solution that may be.

Fantastic working environment & a perfect blend of technology freedom - mainstay is Java / JavaScript, but we encourage you to explore other tech stacks.

In summary we need a Senior Software Engineer to work on a wide range of modern Web projects. You are an experienced and talented software developer, Technical Lead or Architect with strong communication skills who enjoys solving technical challenges.  You believe that simple, readable code is better than over-engineered and over-architected code.  You excel in mentoring others, and are diligent in ensuring quality and consistency of your team's code.  You engage customers directly to understand business objectives, and are able to articulate technical vision of your project.

Key requirements / attributes:

- Hands on Java development & modern Java application build experience. 1.7 / 1.8.

- Full stack experience around JavaScript & MVC frameworks would be good too.

- Ability to organise & manage time wisely with effective technical communication.

- Understand software development principles and technology with the ability to guide other developers & collaborate on technical information with various teams.

- Play an advisory role based on technical discovery during the project (Advise on solution Architecture)

- Interested in new & different technologies. We are always looking at new tech stacks if it`s better than the “norm”.

- Team Lead skills in respect of a circa 10 person strong development team (Code reviews, technical guidance etc) Typically we oprate in smaller Agile teams of 3-4 though.

In return you will be joining an excellent, energetic & experienced team working on a very good variety of modern web applications delivered to a broad range of industries!

Please pop me over your CV, or call in for a chat