Lead Software Developer

Full Time Greater Manchester IT Job Pro UK

Are you an enthusiastic and experienced Lead Software Developer searching for the challenging next step in your career? Might the opportunity to lead exciting digital projects within a Consultancy environment and across a range of sectors be attractive to you? If so, then please get in touch to discuss this exciting new opportunity in greater detail!

Our customer's Digital team works alongside this extensive portfolio of projects working with major clients across all sectors and are eager to expand their team in line with their continued successes and growth plans. The team are responsible for incubating, building and running new products and solutions for their customers – meaning you are joining a team of fast-moving problem solvers, working on varied and interesting challenges. Their products ranges from established software to nascent ideas sparking in to life; leveraging lean start-up to rapidly invest and incubate new products. As a result of unprecedented growth, our customer are now eager to bring a Lead Software Developer into their existing team in Manchester.

As a Lead Software Developer, you will be an expert who will drive new product development. Working closely with the team, you will understand technical requirements to propose and deliver a roadmap in one of our customer's most exciting spaces. You would also be responsible for elements of stakeholder management across various projects, as well as being willing to challenge technology decisions and provide strategic advice to the business.

The successful applicant will become part of a respected and hardworking team, providing support to clients and other team members alike. Whilst the role sits within the Software Development team, the successful candidate will also work closely with our customer's Incubation, Data Science, Sales and Operations teams, gaining strong knowledge, insight and experience across a number of different skills. Applicants should be keen, hardworking and have excellent technical skills and background.

Some of the responsibilities which you would be assigned within this role would be:
*stakeholder management across a number of projects.
*challenge the team with regard to technology decisions and provide advice and guidance from a strategic perspective.
*hands-on design and development of new technical solutions for enterprise-level projects.
*developing, maintaining and supporting our existing SaaS applications.
*supporting and mentoring junior team members.
*working with the wider business to draw out opportunities and generate new ideas.

To prove successful within this fantastic new opportunity, we anticipate that the successful candidate will have the following skills, knowledge and experience:
*proven professional experience with ASP.NET / C#.
*advanced experience of T-SQL / SQL Server.
*advanced practical HTML, JavaScript, JQuery, CSS, responsive design.
*able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
*flexible and able to adapt to new languages and technologies.
*exemplary focus, ambition and attention to detail.
*analytical mind who can bring clarity to difficult situations.

Other skills and knowledge which would be useful, yet not essential are as follows:
*understanding of user experience and user-led development practice.
*architecture, deployment and scaling of web applications through cloud services (Google, AWS, Azure).
*experience of full stack web development for geospatial and other data visualisation applications.
*experience of continuous integration and deployment, as well as testing platforms.
*development of hybrid or native mobile apps.

Should you feel that you possess the skills, knowledge and experience to succeed within this exceptional opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic Lead Software Developer within a dynamic organisation, then please contact us for further information and details.

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IT / Engineering Sector
£50-70,000 per annum
M15 6BH

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