Lead Software Engineer
Up to £125k + EMI Share Scheme + Benefits
Location: London (Hybrid)
We are looking for Staff/Principal Engineers to become part of our client in London, a prominent SaaS platform specialising in consumer research. Your responsibilities will encompass shaping the backend strategy, enhancing engineering productivity, and providing guidance to fellow engineers. You will play a pivotal role in fortifying the backend engineering initiatives, from strategic decisions to their execution.
The Technology Stack:
While our client doesn't require you to be an expert in any specific technology, they value candidates who are familiar with a range of comparable technologies and can quickly adapt. Some of the technologies our client uses include Java, Go, Kafka, PostgreSQL, Kubernetes, and AWS.
Your Focus Will Be To:
* Actively participate in crafting and executing the backend strategy.
* Collaborate with the technology leadership to refine backend software delivery processes.
* Join planning sessions with the product and engineering teams
* Analyse tooling, CI, processes, and patterns to boost engineering efficiency.
* Provide guidance and mentorship to fellow engineers on their career paths.
* Work alongside specialised engineering squads to develop key platform features.
* Take the lead in defining both public and private APIs for our client.
* Experience working with large-scale Distributed Systems is required
If you're ready to make a significant impact and take on a hands-on leadership role in the world of backend engineering, we encourage you to apply. Join the talented team and help shape the future of technology!
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