Lead Software Engineer | Greenfield Project, HealthTech, Fully Remote
£70,000 – £80,000
Are you a Senior Engineer looking to move up or someone who is ready to take on more of a management position but don’t want to lose the hands-on element? We have worked with this company for 4 years and have built one of the best software teams in Bristol. They are a software engineering and data science company who support pioneering organisations deliver new products and services that rely on data and data science.
I’m looking for someone who has a background using Python or you may be someone who is really intrested in moving into it as your core skill so we are also intrested in speaking to developers with solid backend expereince, ideally in a C based lanuage to be able to transion into Python.
The business has been going for 10 successful years and we have helped them grow to 55 Python Developers, data scientist and engineers who have been busy building a first of its kind software product in the emerging space of Genomic Medicine. The majority of the team were based in Bristol, however due to covid moved to a remote first business and that’s the plan for the future, however they are planning on getting together once a month later in the year.
About the role:
This role will be dedicated to working exclusively on a new service, which is backed by an alpha-stage data platform, to develop specific analytical feature-sets for the clients. You’ll interact with customers alongside SME’s. The ULTIMATE goal will be to help establish the new service in the marketplace by creating the new, capabilities.
To move things forward we’re looking for another Lead Engineer to join their talented engineering team to achieve their ambitious goals for the rest of this crazy year and beyond. You will have a transformative impact by contributing significantly to the software of this new project as well as leading a high performing engineering team.
You will be expected to be a hands-on leader giving your team a high level of autonomy while assisting and mentoring them in a number of areas. You will be an ambassador of their values and continue to implement the right approaches. You’ll create an inspiring team environment where ideas and knowledge are shared, and openness is valued.
What you’ll be doing day to day:
Delivery of assigned development work to agreed timelines and standards
Client satisfaction with the quality of the product delivered and service experienced
Leadership and development of a high-performing software engineering team. – 20% of your time coding and 80% will be management and some architecture decisions.
What your background will look like:
Experience with a backend lanuage, ideally Python, Java OR .NET – Willingness to cross skill into Python.
Experience in leading, coaching and mentoring.
Experience building and designing scalable and performance systems and making significant contributions to the wider engineering goals of the company.
Experience in software architecture patterns, database optimizations, infrastructure, scalability and deployment.
If you are more fullstack and have experience with Typescript and React then woohoo they’d love that!
Cloud experience big plus!
25 days holiday plus bank holidays
Fully Remote working
They are also building a flexible benefit offering, that will enable you to choose from a range of options including, Private Health, Employer Pension AVCs, Nursery Vouchers, Additional Holiday, Perk box, gym and yoga membership etc.
They have built a brilliant diverse team and value diversity and foster inclusive environment. They are committed to equal employment opportunity and want to ensure that their recruitment process is accessible to everyone
Sound good, 2 stage interviews asap