Lead Developer

Lead Developer

Job Title: Lead Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + flexible working, remote working, bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Leaddev_1549362869
Contact Name: Liberty Mills
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 05, 2019 10:34

Job Description

Lead Developer

About the role:

A position sitting within a large modern highly technical team. A great opportunity for a tech passionate individual who wants to broaden their skill set by working with some of the most modern technologies ranging from Sitecore to cloud based solutions, modern collaboration tools, hosting, micro services etc. Colleagues you will lead and be responsible for include .NET developers, Sitecore Developers, Scrum Masters, etc. whilst working closely with data, project, analysis and testing teams when needed.

You will be responsible for proactively leading the following projects:

  • Sitecore implementations/ upgrades
  • Maintaining a Sitecore database and utilising it how best for the business
  • Cloud migrations/ implementations
  • Managing/ maximising existing frameworks to plan and deploying changes to utilise the capability
  • Whole development lifecycle from system design to development
  • Managing schedules

Other responsibilities:

  • Communicating with stakeholders
  • Verifying solution design
  • Support best practice and ensure the great culture is maintained and enhanced
  • Assist in troubleshooting
  • Suggest improvements to increase productivity
  • Part of tool/ technology selection

Tech Stack:

  • Agile methodology
  • Microsoft ASP.Net technologies
  • Sitecore
  • Azure
  • Microservices development
  • Unit/ integration testing
  • Scrum frameworks

Experience required:

  • 5+ years' experience of development using Microsoft ASP.Net technologies
  • Recent experience with Sitecore
  • Strong experience of leading a technical team
  • Strong experience and exposure to Micro services development