Technical Lead - Java, TDD - Manchester - £75k

£70k - £75k pa + great benefits
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical Lead - Java, TDD - Manchester - £75k

The Role

A leading name in financial advisory services is seeking a new Technical Lead (Java, Agile, TDD) to join their rapidly growing Manchester office. You will be leading of a talented team, taking the helm as the Technical Authority, working alongside the Delivery Lead to maintain best practices such as TDD and Agile; continuing to build and improve their market leading systems under a household brand name. You will be an integral part of the expanding office team - as one of the first senior appointments on the ground, the Technical Lead (Java, Agile, TDD) will also be given the authority and autonomy to choose the direction of the project and implement your ability to think independently - essentially you will be working in a start-up environment, with all the funding and sophistication of a globally renowned brand. You will be involved in kick-offs, hand-offs as well as ensuring work loads are properly managed within the team.

The opportunity will provide a Technical Lead (Java, Agile, TDD) with the chance to implement best in class technology, working in a highly Agile, Test Driven Environment - It's the perfect role if you have as passion for new tech and a love of quality code; best of all the project is in its infancy so now is the time to get on board to make your mark.

Technical Lead (Java, Agile, TDD) Requirements:

- Java / RESTful Web services

- Agile / TDD / Pair programming principles

- People management and tech lead experience

The Company

As the market leader in their field they are constantly looking for new ways to stay ahead - hence this new office, which serves as proof to their re-investment in their technology team. They offer a host of benefits, as would be expected of blue-chip status, but most of all they maintain a family feel - the newly refurbished and built office helps too!

Technical Lead - Java, TDD - Manchester - £75k

Oscar Technology Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.