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Lead Software Engineer / Architect (24614)

to £60,000 DoE + Share Options

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Work on next-gen technology for data communications with this agile startup

This pioneering technology company is developing innovative engineering solutions for data communications and is disrupting established systems. They aim to be at the forefront to help establish a technology platform that can deliver game-changing applications. The company are IP-rich and are well-positioned to achieve their goals.

They currently are recruiting for a Lead Software Engineer to take a senior role within their technical team: providing team management for a small software team; creating a “good-practice-approach” environment for software development; and technical leadership on projects.


  • Degree qualified – ideally in software, electronics, physics or similar. Preference is more advanced degree holders.
  • Extensive industry project experience in software engineering including strong familiarity writing code in a Windows environment with portability to Linux and / or RTOS. Will be language agnostic, happy to write code in a variety of technologies with strong past experience using C / C++.
  • Experience architecting software systems within a hardware environment including standards, testability, timescales and dealing with complexity.
  • Experience managing a technical team (distributing tasks, constructing a development programme) and leading technical projects (version control, documentation, test).

This is an excellent opportunity to join this growing company and take a lead role in this company. On offer is an excellent remunerations package including a share-option incentive scheme.

Innovation, Windows / Linux / RTOS, Hardware, Communications, Networking, Leadership / Management

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