Lead Developer (BBBH11393) London, England

Salary: GBP90000 - GBP120000 per annum

This is an exciting opportunity for a Lead Developer to join a fast-growing fintech business in London, backed by some of Europe's leading investors! Founded by a diverse team of entrepreneurs who have a track-record of building successful businesses, this company is re-defining the way people connect and engage with their money and empowering users to achieve their financial and life aspirations!

Your role:

  • Leading the process of refining the system architecture and setting the roadmap for implementation
  • Overseeing the technologies, tools, techniques and standards used within the Dev team
  • Ensuring that team tasks are clearly defined, estimated and delivered to schedule following agile scrum methodology
  • Taking an active role in striving for continuous improvement from self, team and systems perspectives
  • Participating in hands-on coding tasks from time to time

About you:

  • 8-12 years software engineering experience in a startup or other dynamic environment
  • 2-4 years experience leading a team of software engineers in an agile environment
  • Highly motivated to achieve personal excellence 
  • Takes a hands-on approach and enjoys diving deep into the technology development process, seeking to streamline workflows
  • Independent thinker with an inquisitive nature, eager to learn and improve
  • Effective collaborator, eager to be part of a small team that is building a business
  • Ability to communicate rapidly, openly, inclusively and efficiently 

Your tech skills:

  • Java / Spring
  • Microservices architecture
  • SQL / Non-SQL databases
  • TDD
  • CI / CD development environment

Bonus points for: Kotlin, Python, Go, AWS, Sales Force Integration, data aggregation and structuring, 1st class degree in a STEM subject

This company offers a highly competitive package and a collaborative culture, in a non-hierarchical and ego-free working environment! If you want to be part of a dynamic team, where you'll have the opportunity to expand your developer skills, grow your professional network and make a positive impact with your work, apply with your CV or get in touch for more information!