Software Engineer Team Lead

Location: United Kingdom
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Technology
Reference: BH-2499
Salary: £80000 per annum
Job Published: December 16, 2021 15:37
Software Engineer Team Lead – Python / AWS – Fully Remote – Up to 80K
 
One of the world’s leading software companies who specialises in identity verification, location intelligence and fraud prevention, are looking to recruit a Software Engineer Team Lead who will take technical responsibility across all stages and iterations of software development.
 
You will lead an agile team who build high performing, scalable, enterprise-grade online applications and services. You and your team will develop python-based solutions for our supplier integrations and data ingestion/manipulation functions. This is an especially hands on role, so will suit an individual with a ‘light touch’ management style.
 
In this role it will be your responsibility to monitor, measure, control, and report on your team’s progress against agreed quality and performance criteria. Support your team to ensure their ability to deliver to their commitments as well as assess pipeline of activities and escalate any capacity/capability threats to deliver. You will also be coaching, mentoring & advising
members of your team to support their growth in line with individual’s skills and abilities.
 
Requirements for this role:
  • Strong Programming/software development background
  • Python Skills
  • AWS exposure
  • Interest in Performance management & Professional development
  • Exposure working with microservices highly beneficial
 
Skills Required:
 
  • Considerable experience managing teams in a fast-paced agile environment
  • Experienced working with AWS, especially serverless architectures.
  • Confident working with relational and non-relational databases
  • Strong communications, relationship building and influencing skills and proven ability to simplify complex technical issues for non-technical stakeholders.
  • Demonstrable experience developing and executing plans including risk management
  • Strong knowledge of the full software lifecycle, best practices, principles and techniques and experience of their application
  • Experience using Git / other source code management tools
  • Passion for technology, inquisitive and ability to succeed in implementation and delivery of new solutions
 
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a great company in a ‘hands on’, leadership role. You will be working with cutting edge, serverless technologies.
 
It must be stressed that only proven Software Engineering Leads with Python and AWS experience will be considered for this role.
 
The role is fully remote, and salary is up to 80k.