• Employment type
    Full Time
  • Sector
    Technology
  • Location
    Cambridge
  • Salary
    £50,000 - £60,000
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Lead Developer

Due to expansion, our client, a growing and exciting business is looking for a Lead Developer with a strong software development skill and professional experience of taking a product to the next level.  This newly created position would suit someone that really enjoys developing and growing something special that has a vital impact to the way that they serve their market.

If you are looking for an opportunity to use your experience with dynamic leaders that have successfully grown two other organisations and want to join them on this exciting journey in a space that they know well, then this position could be one worth exploring.

As the Lead Developer you will be growing and managing a team of Developers and you will have a genuine interest in innovation and development of new and creative ideas.

If would like a senior leadership role where you will get to manage and develop high quality software in a fast-paced agile environment, this opportunity could be of interest to you.

As the Lead Developer you will be:

  • Growing and managing a development team
  • Innovative and be curious to try new ideas
  • Resourceful and have the ability to prioritise
  • Collaborative
  • Designing and prioritising product stories

As the Lead Developer here is some information on the Technology stack they are using:

  •  They have an entirely serverless stack deployed on AWS using Appsync, Lambda, S3, Dynamo, Cloudfront, Cognito, and whatever else will be needed on the way
  • They use typescript for the front end, back end and infrastructure as code using AWS CDK
  • They write in a functional style
  • Process are automated, e.g. GitHub actions used to spin up and tear down a complete test environment each time a branch is created and merged
  • They have a single page react UI in-front of a GraphQL API

As the Lead Developer you will be entitled to: 

  • 8% company pension contribution
  • 30 days holiday per year plus 3 extra days for Christmas office closure
  • Share option scheme
  • Death in Service 4 x salary
  • Training and development options
  • Flexible healthcare and wellbeing package

If you would like to really be part of an exciting team and have an influence on their output as the Lead Developer, then please do get in touch by applying for the Lead Developer position by getting in touch or sending us an email with your application. Please contact us on 01223 919 409 or email jobs@exactsourcing.com.

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