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Lead Software Engineer (26813)

to £70,000 DoE + Benefits

Developing smart technology for smart devices

Based in Edinburgh, as a Lead Software Engineer, your role will include managing a small team of software engineers as well as providing technical direction through architecting and C++ development. Your work week could include recruitment of new software engineers, mentoring members of the current team, and strategic discussions to deliver engineered products.


  • Degree in Computer Science, Electronics or similar.
  • Demonstrable experience of the software product lifecycle including successful delivery to market.
  • Experience of leading / managing a software development team.
  • Good communication skills including how to motivate individuals, manage projects and ability to work collaboratively with other stakeholders.
  • Specific experience in Cloud technologies would be desirable.

Additional exposure with electronic design platforms, analogue circuit design, and SQL databases would be beneficial.

This is an excellent opportunity for a senior software engineer with some leadership / management experience to formally move into a lead role, or for an already experienced lead engineer to join this multinational company. In return, as well as a competitive package, the company will look to support your own career ambitions.

Keywords: Software Engineering, Smart Technologies, C++, Cloud, Electronics, Leadership / Management

Please note: even if you don't have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest - we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.

Recommend for £250 - see www.ecmselection.co.uk/tell-a-friend for details.