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Lead Engineer - Front End Software (26236)

Cambridge
to £90k DoE + benefits

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Lead a front-end team developing a cutting-edge cloud platform

In this role you would take the lead on the development of a TypeScript / JavaScript cloud-based engineering application and its interface to users. Your design expertise and broad software engineering knowledge will enable you to make informed decisions, selecting the appropriate tools and technologies for the job. You will be a technology enthusiast, and a strong communicator who is happy to explore technical details with stakeholders and to lead and inspire a development team.

You will be joining the Cambridge-based engineering team of this established and industry-leading company. Working on their flagship project, you would be a key member of the team. This is an excellent opportunity to make a real difference and to take your career to the next level.

You will need:

  • A 1st or 2.1 degree from a leading university.
  • A proven track record in front end software development; excellent API and GUI design, and coding skills in JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, and CSS, and good familiarity with cloud technology and common frameworks such as Vue or React.
  • A proactive approach to problem solving and enthusiasm to pick up new skills to get the job done.
  • The ability to lead and influence colleagues on technical issues.
  • Full existing right to work in the UK without time limit, restriction, or sponsorship.

Based in pleasant, modern offices, the team retains a start-up feel whilst benefitting from the stability and resources of a highly successful company. On offer to the successful candidate are a very competitive salary and excellent benefits package.

Keywords: Technical Lead, Software Engineer, Front End, JavaScript, TypeScript, Vue, React, Cloud, Cambridge.

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