Tech Lead

Tech Lead

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    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £80000.00 - £110000 per annum + Fantastic benefits

  • Contact:

    Arjun Gillard

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Tech Lead

A City of London business, really are working on the latest and greatest within the booming FinTech sector. They are a start-up who are part of a large multi-national so they are destined to succeed! As a result of a period of growth they are looking for a highly successful tech lead to join the growing team.

Salary: £up to £110,000 + Benefits including a bonus that pays up to 10%, pension scheme, life cover, private medical, dental insurance, income protection, 25 days holiday, gym subsidy, FREE LUNCHES ON FRIDAY, cycle to work scheme, season travel ticket loan and childcare vouchers

Responsibility of the Tech Lead

  • Joining a multi-functional agile team, the tech lead will be given full autonomy
  • Develop a next-generation product that is looking to disrupt the industry
  • Assist in moving their Windows infrastructure to .NET Core and Linux
  • Focus on developing a product that has global accessibility without any loss of performance
  • 24/7 uptime with zero downtime
  • Work in a fast paced environment in cloud technologies
  • Guide the design of hew features
  • Joining a friendly team who are relaxed but extremely passionate
  • The successful candidate is allowed to focus 10% of their working week on personal projects. This could include learning new tech, new languages or open source work etc.

Required Skills for the Tech Lead

  • Strong Academic Background
  • Experience designing products / solutions from the ground up
  • Experience building a variety of systems
  • Ideally experience with a cloud environment
  • Experience with full life cycle development
  • A real passion for the tech industry
  • Strong coding experience. They use the following tech:
    • .NET, C#, WPF, Web API, NUnit, Moq, React, JavaScript, CSS, PostgreSQL, Castle Windsor, Rx
    • Ansible, Terraform
    • AWS, Linux and Windows

The interview process consists of a telephone interview, online code review / tech test and then face to face interview. They are focused on securing the most passionate individuals who really want to work for a successful, growing business

Contact Arjun Gillard on 01727 809079 or agillard@understandingrecruitment.co.uk for more information