Lead Java Engineer - Technical Lead - Manchester - £75K Bens

Circle Group Ltd
£70k - £75k pa + Bonus + Benefits
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Java Engineer / Technical Lead Manchester City Centre Salary: £75k + Bonus + Exceptional Benefits Based in Manchester City Centre, you'll be hands-on Lead / Principal Java Software Engineer, defining the technology approach right at the beginning of a true digital journey, designing innovative architectures and platforms. As well as this, you'll be a 'Technical Leader' for the business / tech community in the North West and embrace cloud / open-source technologies. As Lead / Principal Java Software Engineer, you will operate and build innovative digital services that improve customer requirements and experience, taking responsibility for the quality of code you produce. You will have prior team lead experience and a clear passion for following Agile practices. From an experience point of view, you do not need to be a polyglot - Different technologies and languages are able to be embraced to suit any desired product. There is a .NET legacy, but you may have detailed knowledge of: - Java 8 - JavaScript - Spring - Agile - Great engineering practices - TDD / BDD - AWS - Docker - Scala / Go - Python Your passion for software engineering, open-source and cloud technologies should shine through. Software design principles, version control & working within agile environments are second nature to you. Opportunity wise, you will design truly innovative, evolutionary architectures whilst building & mentoring effective delivery teams - All working with modern practices like pair-programming, continuous deployment and Test Driven Development. Collaboration is key here, whilst you are championing & leading their technology approach, sharing knowledge of techniques/tools/concepts with your peers & wider team is actively encouraged. The engineering team starts with user needs - Learning, testing & then iterating on what works whilst investing in people & skills from day one. You will work as part of an integrated, multi-discipline team where diversity of valued over individual heroics. The business is right at the start of their digital journey and as such, you will be a founder member of the team, shaping technology, culture, products & principles. With this, you'll be making a positive contribution to the North-West technology community. My client offer a very competitive salary and an excellent overall package which includes a flexible working hours, potential home working, bonus (8%), pension (6%), medical insurance, generous holiday entitlement and other excellent benefits. HOW TO APPLY: To be considered for this Principal Java Engineer / Tech Lead role simply click the APPLY NOW tab below. Alternatively send me your CV to *********************************** Additionally you can call me on ************* for a confidential discussion. PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ADD ME ON LINKEDIN Circle Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Earn yourself a referral bonus if you refer somebody else who fills the role! We also offer an iPad if you refer a new client to us and we recruit for them. Follow us on Facebook - Circle Recruitment , Twitter - @Circle_Rec and LinkedIn - Circle Recruitment.
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