Principal Software Engineer – Lead Developer

Job Overview

Principal / Lead Software Engineer – Java/AWS/SQL/NoSQL

We are looking for a Principal / Lead Software Engineer, a key hands-on role working as a technical lead within a team building an industry leading online platform. This is not a team leadership/management role and there is no responsibility for people management (however there is a similar, separate opportunity that does have leadership responsibilities, so if that's what you're looking for please apply and we can discuss this in more detail in a follow up call)

The Technology:

You will join a highly skilled team of engineers building software with stability, scalability and flexibility in mind. We're looking for experience in as many of the below as possible (not all essential)

Java or similar JVM flavoured language
AWS or another cloud platform
Event streaming e.g. Kafka
CI/CD utilising technologies such as Jenkins or GoCD
Message queues e.g. RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ etc
SQL Databases e.g. MySQL
NoSQL databases e.g. MongoResponsibilities

Support Architects in designing technical solutions
Take a role in design and implementation of products and platforms
Hands on with deep technical expertise with knowledge that can be shared with the wider team
Advocate and evangelise best practice engineering
Have familiarity with security and operational best practices
Working in a modern, agile environment (e.g. Scrum / Kanban)Bonus/Benefits

A very comprehensive benefits package is on offer for the successful candidate including private medical, five figure bonus, and comprehensive training and development to support your career progression. This is a rapidly expanding organisation with a genuine focus on technology at the heart of everything the company does. Lots of exciting projects and expansion mean there will never be a dull day and you will be constantly learning


Bonus + Benefits

Manchester, Greater Manchester

Full Time


Job Detail
  • Offerd Salary0- £15,000
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