Tech/Team Lead - Agile and Javascript

  • Job Reference: PR/020727
  • Date Posted: 20 November 2020
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £70,000 to £80,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Private health, life insurance, pension
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Technical and Team Lead - Agile & Javascript

We are looking for an architecture and data orientated Engineer who can simultaneously lead small engineering teams whilst owning the technical roadmap for their specific areas.

Experience Required:

  • Lead small engineering teams (total 3-6 engineers) working in cross functional groups
  • Experience of architecting enterprise solutions, microservices or data services
  • A high level of modern JavaScript experience
  • Experience with multiple toolchains (NextJs, Gatsby, etc)
  • Experience with multiple component libraries (Material, Bootstrap, Chakra, etc.
  • GIT, CSS, SASS, HTML are expected
  • At least two of the following: JSON, REST, GraphQL
  • At least two of the following: SQL (MySQL, Postgres, Redshift), NoSQL (MongoDB), Key-Value (Redis)
  • Experience using cloud technologies, specifically AWS
  • Responsibilities:

    • Lead small engineering teams (total 3-6 engineers) working in cross functional group
    • Work closely with your product management counterpart to deliver leading class software solutions
    • Contributing to the strategic thinking and architecture of engineering solutions
    • Work with multiple applications, both internal and user facing
    • Understanding client requirements and how they translate to application features
    • Develop rapid prototypes according to specification
    • Write high quality source code and complete applications within deadlines
    • Conduct functional and non-functional testing
    • Troubleshoot and debug applications
    • Evaluate existing applications to reprogram, update and add new features


  • An exciting opportunity to work on rebuilding our application estate and be involved and own specific domains and products
  • Work in a remote-first environment, we have been working remotely since 2016 - we value remote inclusion and encourage creative ways of building team rapport
  • Everyone says they have a great team - but we work hard to ensure that each engineer is valued, has their opinions heard and has a viable career plan (we also nurture mentoring)
  • Permanent staff receive an attractive benefits package including life insurance and heavily subsidized private health care and a great pension

If the role sounds of interest and you feel you have the experience required please send me your CV and I will call you to discuss the role in more detail.