Lead Backend Developer - Brighton

Lead Backend Developer - Brighton

Job Title: Lead Backend Developer - Brighton
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brighton
Salary: £80000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15683+SL
Contact Name: Shane Lees
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2017 15:41

Job Description

One of the most exciting and fast growing software companies in the UK is looking for a Lead Backend Developer to join them in their modern and dynamic offices in Brighton. A fast paced, progressive and forward-thinking environment, they are now looking for a highly talented Lead Backend Developer to join their ambitious team.

With strong knowledge and experience across a range of frameworks and tools and demonstrable experience in leading backend development teams and delivering a high standard of quality code, maintaining the integrity of the application. Working closely with the Chief Technical Officer as well as the Lead Frontend Developer, you will help to deliver and develop the front approach, strategy, design and team building going forward and helping to deploy the market leading app. A technical authority, you will be the subject matter expert when it comes to inter-service API design.

With strong all round technical skills across multiple proficiencies, you will have good experience of the following;

-          Python Expert
-          Django and the Django Rest Framework
-          RESTful API design and good knowledge of MySQL
-          Experience of working in a microservice architecture and working on data intensive applications
-          Design, Testing, Deployment and Version Control experience
-          Experience of working in an Agile, Scrum, Lean or Kanban is desirable
-          Knowledge of AWS, Angular, React and Swagger is also an advantage 

With strong experience behind you, this company is looking for a strong Lead Backend Developer with a lot of personality, Drive and determination to succeed to join this young, ambitious team. With a strong focus on culture and creating an organic, vibrant working environment, this company has a strong record with employee satisfaction. 

With a salary of up to £80,000 dependent on experience, pension, 28 days holiday, an incoming share scheme, the potential for overtime and flexitime, this is an excellent opportunity to join a software company that is the market leader in its field.

This is a Permanent vacancy