Lead Software Engineer


Job Description

  • Do you have a passion for technology? Do you want to make a difference, delivering software used by some of the biggest companies in the world? Do you love working with others in a dynamic agile environment?

    We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate technologists to join our growing team as we strive to deliver excellence to our customers. You’re a self starter who will be part of an empowered agile team working on the identity and access management system behind our products such as the Eikon financial information desktop.

    You will craft and implement feature improvements and maintenance updates for existing software as well as delivering new capabilities and technology updates such as migrating our services to third-party cloud providers (e.g. AWS, Azure).

    Key Responsibilities

    As a member of the IAM development team, your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

    • Effectively use modern development methods, including build and test tools, and agile processes to deliver high-quality services. Your work will include producing deployment artefacts and documentation.

    • Build security and availability into designs from the beginning, including monitoring and data collection for ongoing support and service improvement.

    • Collaborate closely with other groups within the organisation to understand their requirements of the platform and to support their use of it.

    • You will maintain an understanding of industry trends and use this knowledge to bring new ideas to the platform.

    Education and Experience

    • Proven experience in software development (C# .NET preferred)

    • Proven experience in Cloud Technologies (AWS preferred)

    • Relevant leadership experience for more senior roles

    Required Skills

    • Experience with designing, developing, debugging, optimising and supporting sophisticated production systems operating across multiple datacentres and meeting requirements for security, scalability, availability and performance

    • Experience with modern development methods, including agile, continuous build and unit testing processes

    • Strong social and collaboration skills and with different types of audiences

    • Self-motivated and self-directed with an ability to translate high-level direction into solutions and development projects

    • Excellent process analysis skills with an eye for optimisation and automation

    • Thorough knowledge of basic security concepts

    • Willingness to learn and apply new skills

    • Ability to manage own time effectively and to manage competing priorities

    • Ability to work effectively in a diverse, globally distributed team

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Desired Skills

    • Experience of Identity and Access Management technologies

    • Active Directory administration, Windows authentication, Linux authentication

    • Experience with deployment approaches and technologies such as microservice architectures, Docker, Kubernetes, CI/CD pipelines.

    • Other proven experience, e.g.: HTML5, JavaScript, Node.js, SQL

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Job Information

Job Reference: LSELC02
Salary From: £25000
Salary To: £30000
Job Industries: IT
Job Locations: Nottingham
Job Types: Permanent

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