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Lead Developer


Salary: £40000 - £48000 Per Annum Brilliant Benefits

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration:

Vacancy Posted: 29-11-2018

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: England, Worcester, Worcestershire

Lead Developer

Our cutting edge client, who have experienced extensive business growth in recent times is looking for an experienced Lead Developer to join their team based near Worcester on a permanent basis. The Lead Developer will be joining a truly innovative team and will act as ‘the bridge’ between the Team lead and the team itself.

The core technical stack for this role is Java, HTML, CSS, JavaScript (web technologies) as well as REST, SOAP, SOA and MySQL.

Lead Developer – Responsibilities:

* Leading cross-functional scrum teams responsible for hands-on delivery of software.
* Providing technical leadership and advocating & implementing improvements in working practices.
* Being continually aware of emerging technological trends and proposing and implementing new solutions and industry standard techniques.
* Acting in the role of coach and mentor providing support and advice to other members of the Software Development department.
* Enhancing the scalability and performance of Open GI systems.
* Delivering new customer requirements as quickly, reliably and efficiently as possible.

* Liaising with Product Owners, Business Analysts, Architects, Developers, and QA’s to establish and implement requirements and/or resolve live operational issues.

Lead Developer – Key Skills:

* Extensive knowledge of Java and web technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript).
* Extensive knowledge of MySQL.
* Extensive knowledge of REST, SOAP, and SOA
* Problem solving and deep analysis skills including ability to diagnose performance issues.
* The ability to convert business and/or technical level requirements into successful implementation.

Lead Developer – Benefits:

* Critical Illness x 1 annual salary
* Life Assurance x 4 annual salary
* Pension: 3%/3%
* Holidays: 22 days – increasing by 1 day per completed year of service as at 1st January and subject to a maximum of 25 days
* Perkbox
* Free parking

Lead Developer

Due to the volume of applications received for positions, it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted.

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