Mobile Technical Team Lead (iOS/Android)

Pioneer Search Ltd
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

iOS/Android, AWS, Java, React, Redux React Native, NodeJS, Java 8, Dynamo DB, Cassandra, Kafka

Mobile Technical Team Lead

My client is a disruptive Fintech Business based in London who are building a new platform on open Banking principles, to deliver a more personal, better experience for everyone.

Based in the heart of London they are a rapidly growing a team of financial experts looking to grow by seeking technical experts, fast thinkers to transform, innovate and help them achieve their mission on this greenfield project.


The Mobile Technical Team Lead is a split of 50/50 helping develop and lead mobile engineers on scalable cloud based next generation banking services. The platform is built on AWS infrastructure with AWS services and open source framework used. Delivery follows Large Scale Scrum methodology and build automated test suites using tools such as Selenium, Cucumber and Appium. Engineers are needed to help build App and assist delivering on Front-End and App in React, NodeJS, React Native, Redux and the iOS/Android SDK's and building their back end in Java 8 and Spring micros services running on Dynamo DB, Cassandra and Kafka.


  • Solid experience as a team leader
  • A deep and up-to-date understanding of best practice technical architecture, applications design and development.
  • Solid experience in building and operation distridution cloud-based micro services
  • Past experience of designing systems or components on large Projects (£5m)
  • Must have had experience writing secure Mobile apps; i.e. that handle financial data or are other high-profile targets
  • Experience of working in projects through the whole project lifecycle
  • Solid experience in writing unit, integration, and functional tests specifically for Mobile apps
  • Solid experience of Continuous Integration
  • Solid experience of delivering in an Agile manner, particularly Scrum

General Skills:

  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Team player with strong collaboration skills
  • Excellent understanding of the interactions between people, processes and technology
  • Reliable, determined and highly motivated
  • Can demonstrate innovative and creative approach to problem-solving
  • Ability to cope with uncertainty and drive through change
  • Good prioritisation skills
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Experience of working with an offshore development provider

iOS/Android, AWS, Java, React, Redux React Native, NodeJS, Java 8, Dynamo DB, Cassandra, Kafka

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