Lead Engineer

  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: London, UK
  • Salary: £80,000
  • Job Reference: R/044498

A popular data agency are looking to bring on a Lead Engineer to their award-winning London offices. They are famous for producing highly effective and interesting campaigns for their worldwide clients. They supply a broad range of clients in the Financial Services, Consulting and Media and have a talented team of Developers based in East London. They work with massive names which include Formula One and The Guardian.

As a Lead Developer you will be involved in a client facing capacity, visiting clients, winning pitches, and you will be responsible for mentoring more junior team members of the engineering team to progress their development. Also other details below:

– Write clean, modular, cross-platform, high quality, test driven and maintainable code

– Contribute to the company development standards and best practices working closely with the Technical Director

– Provide innovative new ideas and solutions to problems

– Do technical research to learn how to solve new problems

– Prototype new ideas, concepts and features

– Identify potential issues that could arise during the product build phase

– Contribute to project and products documentation and technical specifications working closely with the other team members working on the product (Product Manager, Developers and Designers)

And Technical Experience:

– Excellent knowledge in at least one server side language (Python, Ruby, Java…) and JavaScript (ES7 aka ES2017)

– Experience architecturing, working on and maintaining large code bases

– Experience designing and setting up systems

– Experience monitoring systems

– Basic experience in security

– Experience scaling up backend web applications

– Experience working with a well known backend framework would be a bonus

If this Lead Engineer role sounds appealing, please get in touch with me @ [email protected] and I’ll be in touch with more information.

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