Lead Software Engineer

Ref No. 24825
Posted 12 Jul 2024


Salary: £70,000 plus medical

Employment: Permanent

Job description

IntaPeople are proud to be partnered with a global supplier of ground-breaking software services. Due to the continued growth and a re-structure within the business they now require an experienced Technical Lead Engineer to join the team.

You will have full involvement in architectural decisions, planning, and technical leadership within the core team. You will work on cutting-edge technologies and utilise technologies such as AWS, Java, Salesforce, and JavaScript within the integrations team. This role can be described as a 70/30 or 60/40 split between hands-on development/architecture and mentorship/leadership. If you’re currently a lead looking for responsibilities or a Senior Engineer wanting a promotion this could be an ideal opportunity for you.

Essential skills/experience:

  • 5+ years of Software Development experience
  • Experience with CI/CD using Jenkins or similar
  • AGILE/SCRUM working methodologies
  • Proven experience designing and using RESTful web service API
  • Experience providing mentorship or leadership to small teams (2-6+ peers)
  • Experience with using source control management systems such as Git
  • Proven experience working with technologies such as Java, JavaScript, Salesforce, Microsoft .Net or similar technologies.


  • Responsible for the technical leadership, direction, and oversight of the integrations team
  • Provide hands-on technical skills across multiple platforms
  • People management of 3-6 engineers (at various levels)
  • Working closely with the Head of Software Engineering and Chief Technology Officer
  • Work closely with other Lead and Senior Developers and the Solution Architect when addressing significant architectural problems.
  • Champion improvements to software development process and tooling to promote quality and efficiency.
  • Supporting the further delivery and operational team
  • Actively participate in meetings (including customers, stakeholders, and other peers)
  • Oversee the work of external developers within the delivery team
  • Mentor junior developers and support the QA function

The Team Lead will work closely as part of an AGILE development delivery team whilst being involved in creating high quality software within a fast-paced, results-oriented environment. You’ll also be responsible for Documenting designs, adhere to existing architectural and process guidelines, develop software components, supporting QA during testing and have oversight during implementation into production.

Desirable skills/experience:

  • Setting up and/or maintaining tools and applications to support CI/CD such as Jenkins, Docker, Tomcat, Git, Artifactory, Ansible, AWS, Azure, Terraform
  • Experience using AWS services or cloud technologies
  • Experience with Salesforce or/and MuleSoft
  • Experience with container orchestration systems like Docker/Kubernetes

Role overview:

  • Technical Lead Software Engineer
  • Cardiff City Centre
  • A competitive salary depending on experience – Tell us your expectations.
  • 25 days annual leave + Christmas + BH
  • Flexible working hours (within core hours)
  • Flexible Hybrid working approach (the technical team meet every 2 weeks on-site currently)
  • Further benefits include - PerkBox , EV Car scheme, Eye/Flu vouchers , Casual dress code , Team days out etc
  • The opportunity to grow the culture, delivery & engineering team locally

For more information, please click APPLY now or call Nathan Handley for a confidential chat on 02920 252 500. LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/nathan-handley/

This role is easily commutable from - Swansea, Bridgend , Cardiff , Newport , Bristol , South West and Gloucester areas.

Please note we’re unable to offer sponsorship at this point in time and candidates must have the ability to work within the UK without restriction.


Your consultant

Nathan Handley

Senior Recruitment Consultant

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