Software Development Lead

£32500 - £42500 per annum
28 Sep 2017
26 Oct 2017
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
This global health technology business delivers safer, more effective and cost-efficient, diagnostic-led care. This role is based in the development unit in Camborne, Cornwall. They put accurate results into the hands of care teams and their patients quickly, simply and reliably to guide better informed decisions for better health outcomes, experiences and value.

As a Software Development Lead you will oversee and educate code architecture and develop software to meet functional requirements and agreed standards and specifications within the agile framework used by the company.


- Programming and scripting languages for web applications and automation
- Applications and Tools (Visual Studio, Team City, IIS, Windows MS SQL)
- Libraries and Frameworks (API, MVC, .NET Framework, Entity Framework, REST)
- Process and Methodology (Agile, TDD, BDD, SOLID, Continuous Improvement)
- Excellent interpersonal and influencing skills with ability to communicate effectively at all levels within the organisation


- To write, test and maintain computer programs and associated documentation to specifications agreed with the Software Development Manager.
- To liaise with clients, business partners and others in the development and deployment of programs.
- To liaise with the lead software architect to educate and oversee that the development of software solutions are in line with the architectural vision, best practices and principles.
- To oversee the development, review and documentation of the code architecture including but not limited to code modelling, interface and API design.
- To contribute to the overall technology strategy of the department attending the architectural reviews with the technical development manager and lead software architect.
- To work with the lead software architect to ensure that code and solution architectural documentation is created and is kept up to date for the company.
- Work with Product Owners and Test Analysts to define acceptance criteria, ensuring that both functional and non-functional requirements are captured.
- Possible line management responsibility for Software Developers and Test Analysts.

They have an award-winning workplace; benefits include:

- Free daily lunch and fresh fruit
- Discounted membership at local gym
- Sociable working environment with regular staff events
- Ongoing healthy workplace initiatives
- 5% non-contributory employer pension scheme
- 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

Applications from overseas candidates will only be considered if they already have a valid UK work visa.