Search Team Lead

17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We're currently looking for a world class Development Team Lead who will demonstrate a passion for search. You’ll be a strong leader with superior technical knowledge of search technologies.

Using ElasticSearch, AWS, ASP.Net, C# and SQL Server, this role will allow you to focus on and drive our search solution forward. As we increasingly move towards containers and microservices, you’ll also have the opportunity to work with Docker and Python

About you

  • A strong technical leader

  • Motivated by innovation in technology

  • Committed to learning and self-development

  • Enjoys problem solving

  • Able to adopt an Agile approach to software delivery

  • Enjoys working as part of a successful team

What you’ll need

  • Expert knowledge of Elasticsearch or Lucene

  • Experience with T-SQL

  • Experience with AWS, Redis, Docker

  • Experience with C#6, .NET Core, IoCs, MVC 5.1, Web Api 2, SOLID principles

  • Experience in leadership or mentoring roles

  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills

What you’ll do

  • Lead the creation of’s core search services and strategy

  • Improve and maintain our existing search

  • Work alongside our data science, architect and product teams

  • Line manage a talented team of developers

What you’ll get

  • Fantastic development opportunities with a structured career path and tailored talent plans

  • Flexible working

  • Up to 30 days Annual Leave excluding Bank Holidays

  • Hack Days and Personal Development Time

  • Ongoing social events throughout the year

**Other benefits childcare vouchers, a company pension scheme, personal accident cover, a personal development allowance and free eye tests.

The role is right if you want to work hard and develop your career in a rewarding, challenging, fun environment. You’ll probably not enjoy it here if you don’t want to move your career forward or are more of a Sunday person.

So if you want to work for the UK’s biggest recruitment brand and you’re ready to Love Mondays, get in touch today.

About Us

At it’s our mission to help the world Love Mondays - we do this by matching the right people with the right jobs. This involves working with thousands of jobseekers and top employers every month, to help find people find a job they love.

We're not a recruitment agency, but the UK's #1 job board, featuring vacancies from over 25,000 recruiters a year, including private and public sector employers, leading recruitment agencies and consultants from REED's network of 350 offices across the UK, and around the world. Each month, more than 7 million jobseekers turn to in their search for work, making over 160,000 applications every day.