Software Engineering Lead

Employer

Laura Monument

Salary from

£60000

Location

Cheshire

Industry

IT

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Software Engineering Lead

An exciting period of digital transformation has resulted in a brand-new position in this growing consultancy client.
This is a chance to come in and lead a diverse team to great things, working with existing and emerging technologies to drive vision and strategy. Technologies such as .Net, .Net Core, Java 8, PHP with associated tools and frameworks like MVC, Spring, Hibernate, Maven and Gradle. JavaScript, react, HTML, CSS
As the Technical Lead in Software Engineering, you will help build great applications and services, working closely with Software Engineers and Designers using technologies to create an ecosystem that is consistent, highly usable, reliable and performant with systems thinking at the forefront.

How will you do this?
* You will provide technical leadership in a small team and help guide the organisation on its transformation journey using your knowledge and experience of various technologies both from a software and cloud/infrastructure perspective with a system thinking mindset.
* You will build technical capability within the team and individuals while helping them mature in a DevOps culture.
* Demonstrate the value of good engineering practices in driving agility, such as continuous delivery, continuous integration, TDD, BDD and mob programming.
* Encourage automation and continuous delivery while working collaboratively within an Agile team
* Encourage knowledge sharing across engineering teams helping them deliver working software regularly and reliably while acting as a true servant leader to empower the team.
Your background
* You will be a proven leader, experience leading and mentoring junior and senior engineers
* Experience in any of the following: .Net, .Net Core, Java 8, PHP with associated tools and frameworks like MVC, Spring, Hibernate, Maven and Gradle. JavaScript, preferably with ES6+ and component-based libraries such as React alongside HTML and CSS.
* Automated testing, using tools such as MS Test, Junit, Spock, JMeter, Gatling, Selenium, Jest and Enzyme.
* Demonstrable experience of new technologies and know when it is appropriate to use them.
* Good understanding and experience of OO design, SOLID, Event Driven architecture alongside experience of TDD, BDD and mob programming.
* Good understanding and experience of framework agnostic development, knowing when to use frameworks and when not to alongside caching technologies.
Salary is £60 – 70k plus benefits
Remote or hybrid depending on your preference
Please get in touch to discuss further!

If you wish to apply for this position, please email us at apply@som-3.com