Lead Developer

Location
Bournemouth, Dorset, England
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
00071102
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity to join a software development studio based in Bournemouth. Their goal is to create and commercialise market leading software that allows brands to better understand the consumer electronics market.

Awarded with the Investors in People Silver award, they recognise that it is people who make their business and aim to provide their employees with an exceptional employment experience through engagement, personal development & their office environment.

They pride themselves on thinking big and working as a team to achieve their goals, and they like to do it all with a smile on their face. This is a great opportunity to join a business that's going places and has big ambitions for the future.

What they are looking for
They are looking to recruit a forward-thinking Lead Developer to head up one of their in-house product development teams.

In the role of a Lead Developer you will be expected to find a balance between excellent technical knowledge, strong commercial awareness and great management skills - supporting and developing your team to achieve the best results.

As the leader of a development team you will take responsibility for managing the output of your team in line with the agreed plan and their ways of working.

Skills and Experience needed
- Experience working in and ideally leading a small development team
- Strong motivational and communication skills that enable you to lead a team of technical specialists
- Able to solve complex technical problems with practical and commercial solutions
- An understanding of different development processes and frameworks (in particular Scrum) would be very advantageous
- A strong proficiency with MySQL, C# (ASP.NET, MVC framework) and Java would be expected and ideally you would have experience with JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Angular JS, ReactJS and Docker
- A strong understanding of both Windows and Linux server environments
- Experience using and managing source controls, ideally GIT
- Experience with web services, continuous integration, unit testing & mocking frameworks
- Knowledge of Objective C/Swift and Android development would also be an advantage but not a necessity, as would experience of mobile and cloud platform technologies and tools

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