Tech Lead

Tech Lead, Uxbridge, £75-83K + £6.7K Car Allowance + 15% Bonus (£102K+ package) + bens.

You must have a background as a Tech Lead and be happy spending 50% of your time coding.

Our Tech Stack
On the Client-Side: Vanilla JavaScript / ECMAScript (ES5+), AngularJS / Angular, React / React Native, Flow or TypeScript.

On the Server-Side: Java 8 with AspectJ & Maven, Spring Framework including AOP, Boot, Cloud, JDBC, MVC, Security.

Relational databases such as PostgreSQL, Oracle & Amazon RDS.

Message brokers including ActiveMQ, RabbitMQ or Amazon SNS/SQS.

PHP with Zend.
Continuous Integration with Jenkins, Test-Driven Development with Chai, JUnit, Karma, Mocha, & Sinon, Behaviour-Driven Development with Cucumber / Protractor, Agile Software Development and practical experience of Extreme Programming, Kanban & Scrum
Candidates with any of the following skills will be strongly preferred: Amazon Web Services, Docker, Kubernetes, Hazelcast, Hystrix, OpenShift, Redis, Zuul

Key Skills & Experience
Ideally you'll possess a computer science degree or comparable real-world experience and have previously been employed in a technical leadership role with line management responsibilities.

This is very much a hands-on role and you should anticipate spending at least half of your time in the trenches cutting code alongside your product team and technical lead peers in addition to the following duties:

Line Management of Software Development Engineers
Approving Holidays
Approving Timesheets
Extending Contracts
Tracking Absence
Escalation of Pay & HR Issues
Identifying Skills Gaps
Personal Development Plans
Setting & Tracking Objectives
Create Job Specifications

Technical Leadership both Internally & Externally
Aligning Business Strategy with Technology Strategy
Behavioural Change
Allowing Failure
Encouraging Ownership
Facilitating Collaboration
Shaping The Team
Coaching & Mentoring
Managing On-Call Rota
Providing Architectural Guidance
Representing the Team at Scrum of Scrums
Synchronising with Peers
Tracking Technical Debt

Coding, Coding, Coding
Best Practices
Continuous Improvement
Extreme Programming
Product Delivery

This Tech lead position is based in Uxbridge and pays c£75-83K + £6.7K Car Allowance + 15% Bonus (£102K+ package) + Bens, depending on relevant experience.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £75000 - £83000 per annum + £6.7K Car Allowance + 15% bonus
  • Location: Uxbridge, London, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: Definitive
  • Tel: 01895 457 455
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2020-03-10 21:44:57 -

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