Lead Software Engineer

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Lead Software Engineer

Edinburgh or Glasgow

Our client is expanding their tech teams and now have several exciting opportunities for you to play a pivotal role within the firm, with a focus on building sustainable software that drives the business.

They invest in the latest technologies to facilitate the delivery ground-breaking business solutions. They offer the opportunity to work with cutting edge tech and be part of a team that employs an agile approach to software development.


They are looking for Lead Developers to help design, build, deliver, and run world-class digital solutions serving the Pensions / Investment market. You will:

·       Work alongside high-performing, highly skilled and multi-disciplinary teams. Working within a DevOps culture that promotes team autonomy and engineering excellence, using the latest technologies.

·       Mentor, coach & lead team members.

·       Design and implement systems in a range of programming environments and software platforms (primarily .NET and Microsoft Azure).

·       Lead non-functional improvement efforts (such as performance profiling).

·       Be involved with meaningful work - they can provide complex challenges, at scale, in novel market areas.

·       Be core to the delivery teams that build, test, and scale their applications and services.


About You

To succeed in, and enjoy, this role you are likely to have experience with:

·       Object-oriented development patterns and approaches primarily in delivering C# .NET solutions

·       Test-driven development

·       Microsoft development stack and Azure Cloud computing technologies, including many of the following:


o  Web Services architecture

o  Service-oriented architectures

o  Microservices



o  SQL Server/Transact SQL

o  Testing frameworks such as NUnit, FakeItEasy, and SpecFlow

o  Git & Azure DevOps