Lead Software Engineer

Ref No. 24578
Wales - Cardiff
Posted 18 Mar 2024


Employment: Permanent

Job description

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Looking for a role where you can work with cutting-edge technology with a structured roadmap for progression and personal development?

I’m helping a Cardiff-based tech company expand the team with a Lead Software Engineer, this role is split 50/50 between hands-on development and managerial duties such as 121s, code reviews and setting objectives/goals. They are renowned for having the best culture, but don’t take our word for it; the reviews and awards speak for themselves.


About you:

  • For the Lead role, we are looking for 5+ years of software engineering work experience, including hands-on technical management building holistic web-based software solutions, API design, and interactions between servers and clients.
  • Personality is an important part of this role; we’re looking for someone with strong communication skills to liaise with stakeholders as well as being a team player who enjoys bouncing ideas in a Scrum Meeting
  • You’ll have developed web applications in a commercial setting with at least a year’s experience in Unit Testing.
  • You’ll have experience in developing Design Patterns and OOD either in Python/Django or Node/React.


About the role/tech:

  • Day-to-day will involve developing backend services using Python, Django and Serverless and modern front end apps using TypeScript, React and Redux.
  • You will design REST APIs and work with Event Driven Technology.
  • Deploy your code to production and support it on AWS so experience in Serverless, API Gateways and ideally EventBridge is required.
  • You will champion best practices like automated testing and continuous deployment and play an active role in Agile ceremonies, including retros and sprint planning


Next steps.. Easy, apply for the role and we’ll be in touch.

Your consultant

Kim Gibbons

IT Team Lead

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