Lead Developer


Ref: 529Friday 8 November 2019

The role: Lead Developer

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £55k plus benefits + shares


The company:

A technology start up, delivering a best in class and highly innovative service. They have very strong financials and are funded by profit generated from the product from live customers.

About The Role

You will be the lead developer within a small team of 5, consisting of more junior devs and a QA. This role will see you at the heart of all technology based decisions and architecture and also see you involved in growing the team in due course too. This role will mostly be “hands on” with tech but also comprise mentorship, 121s and direct comms with the CEO and stakeholers.


Essential Skills

  • SQL Server
  • Skills across the full stack
  • JavaScript
  • A passion for innovation and best practice software development
  • Strong project management, leadership and organisational skills
  • Big picture thinking and the ability to drive the team towards a shared goal
  • Knowledge of mobile app development and release processes

Desired Skills

  • Strong track record at leading a start up or scale up at this stage of growth
  • Azure
  • Microservices
  • Experience of working directly with C-level colleagues


What’s next:

Please apply to the role using the appropriate links, or call Darren on 01312706631 for more information.