Technical Lead Vacancy

Posted on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Technical Lead Job Description (No agencies please)

We are looking for passionate developers & engineers who care about delivery of quality products and services. We want people who are aware of latest trends and know how to adopt the most appropriate technology. We’re looking for people who are strong advocates for the best engineering practices and love learning new skills. Our current positions require the ability to shape a new client engagement or other team members, provide technical leadership and be comfortable leading a development team in house and offsite and you’ll be someone who is unconcerned with titles and hierarchy. What really excites you is problem solving and delivering innovative technology that carries real business value.

As a Technical Lead At Push Beyond, Here’s What You Can Do

  • Work on large-scale, custom-designed, multi-tier, enterprise-level software development projects using languages such as Java, Ruby and/or .NET, Mobile, Python (to name a few)
  • Work with PHP frameworks including Magento, Yii and Laravel
  • Design innovative architectures
  • Build, support and mentor effective delivery teams
  • Writing code alongside your development team
  • Champion software quality and engender technical vision and ensuring clients are satisfied
  • Ensure there is a balance between technical innovation and what’s right for the client by considering appropriate technology choices and understanding the business vision
  • Champion Cross Functional Requirements
  • Implement and champion agile best practices and Continuous Delivery
  • Be an ambassador of Push Beyond and safeguard our reputation
  • Build strong relationships with business people
  • Learn something new everyday
  • Facilitate problem solving and work with a team to make them reality.
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, transparent, non-hierarchal, and ego-free culture where your talent is valued over a role title
  • Develop your career outside of the confinements of a traditional career path by focusing on what you’re passionate about rather than a predetermined one-size-fits-all plan

Here’s What You’ll Bring

  • Hands-on development and delivery experience with a broad mix of languages and technologies
  • Passion for software engineering and craftsman-like coding prowess
  • Experience with architectural design whilst leading and inspiring software development teams
  • Have helped lead development on large, custom-built object-oriented applications
  • Great OO skills, including strong design patterns knowledge and enterprise integration
  • Experience working with Agile, Lean and/or Continuous Delivery approaches and best practices, such as Continuous Integration, TDD, BDD, Infrastructure as Code etc,
  • Ability to work in a variety of client settings and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Experience in communicating technical vision at a high and low level
  • Ability to influence on a commercial and technical level
  • Knowledge of software best practices like Refactoring, Clean Code, Domain Driven Design, Encapsulation etc

The Technical Lead role is based at our offices just outside Chester with some travel required to client meetings.

The Technical Lead role is a key hire for us and we are looking for the right candidate to eventually join our management team and lead our IT practice. To apply please submit your CV and tell us why you want to join Push Beyond.

Job Type: Full-time

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Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter to [email protected]