Lead Software Engineer

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Technology & Transformation

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 15% flexible benefits allowance

  • Contact:

    Gary Johnstone

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Job Title: Lead Software Developer
Location: Manchester
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + 15% Flexible Benefit allowance

***Applicants must be UK based, have existing rights to live and work in the UK and be very confident they will pass credit and criminal record checks. Visa sponsorship is 100% not an option here**

About the Lead Software Developer Role:
We are looking for a very experienced Software Developer to work as a the Lead of an existing and growing team , working first-hand with some very high profile clients to develop and deliver bespoke application solutions. You will be expected to delegate work as required, to support people from a technical perspective and to manage day-today behaviours and activity. You will have overall responsibility quality code so will quality checks each others work as required. You will work closely with project managers and clients to full determine needs and so help create and deliver bespoke solutions with full SDLC involvement.

About You

  • Essential Skills and Competencies:
  • Strong experience of C#, ASP.Net MVC and/or Core
  • Full SDLC experience
  • Experience of supporting / leading other Developers
  • Experience of REST, HTTP/JSON for API development
  • SQL Server and Visual Studio
  • XML, CSS, HTML and JavaScript
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Comfortable engaging with clients on-site, in person and on the phone
  • An understanding of gravitas

About the Company

Salaries of £50,000 - £65,000 will be considered and are supplemented with a flexible benefits package, pension, life assurance, 28 days holiday.

Applicants must have the existing rights to live and work in the UK as sponsorship support is sadly not an option.

For more details of the Lead Software Developer position, please send in your CV as the first step. A cover letter is not essential.

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