Lead Developer - AWS

Service & Support

Ref: 769Monday 6 December 2021

Lead Developer – AWS Support Team


Edinburgh/Glasgow (Currently Remote)

Competitive Salary


The Role is looking for a software developer to lead a small team who will be looking after customer’s AWS environments. The team consists of support analysts & engineers and they are responsible for on-boarding and then managing applications & infrastructure on AWS. A developer is needed to head up this team. This would be a perfect role for mid-level or senior developers who would like to gain team leadership experience but are finding it difficult getting into that kind of role. 


The Responsibilities:

  • Develop applications & solutions
  • Participate in solution architecture & design processes
  • Manage the build & release of software
  • Being technical point of escalation internally & externally
  • Team leadership & leadership
  • Be involved in team recruitment where necessary


The Company has a very strong reputation managing digital change, cloud/infrastructure delivery, & software solutioning. You would have access to projects across multiple sectors within Scottish tech. They are big proponents of improving on the job so like to give staff opportunities to expand their skills & experience so that they can take the next steps in their career.  


The Training could also be a considerable selling point to the right person with the opportunity to gain commercial experience with DevOps tools like CloudWatch, Elasticsearch, Terraform, Ansible, Docker, & CloudFormation. Opportunities for certifications in technologies will also be provided (particularly AWS).  


The Experience/Skills below are required:

  • Any form of substantial AWS experience (can be engineering, supporting, monitoring, etc)
  • Experience developing or supporting development of applications
  • Can be across any development languages (Python/Java/Ruby/C#/etc)
  • Strong people/leadership skills
  • Enthusiasm and keenness to improve


Please apply with CV to be considered