Alison Penny

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£45 – 55k DOE + Excellent Benefits – Buckinghamshire, HP17

An innovative technology provider of Financial Software with a great desire to deliver results without compromising standards seeks a dynamic Full Stack Web Developer with a passion for technology and a personality to match – who is interested in making the leap into team leadership. Previous management experience is not essential as training will be provided, but you do need the desire to become an excellent manager of people, processes and projects.

Based in a modern office between Oxford and Aylesbury our client are offering exciting roles, working with cutting edge technology, creating applications within a world class team.

Our client has 20 years’ industry experience, a fantastic culture and around 120 employees.  They are a technology provider building a range of products and services that enable financial advisors to deliver client-centric, compliant financial advice. They are going through an exciting period of growth and are now seeking an excellent Development Team Leader to join their talented team that creates software solutions used by some of the biggest names in the UK financial services industry.

You will join an experienced team of passionate developers and will play a key leadership role in developing modern, responsive websites using Angular, MVC, web API, web services, C# and SQL. Working in a good humoured Agile environment you will utilise your high attention to detail to create bullet-proof software that makes a real difference within a competitive industry. They estimate that half of your time will be spent co-ordinating day-to-day development, and the other half will see you actively participating in projects as a Developer.

Skills to pay the bills:

  • Experience of developing modern websites within an Agile environment;
  • Good skills in all the following essential areas: C# / ASP.NET / Angular / .NET, JavaScript / CSS, T-SQL / SQL Server, Visual Studio;
  • Good problem solving and solution design skills;
  • Very good understanding of modern software design patterns and standards;
  • The ability to mentor a team;
  • Good team and project leadership skills with the ability to co-ordinate work;
  • The ability to interpret and analyse business requirements to produce simple high level software designs;
  • You are keen to drive innovation through sharing ideas and new technologies.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a fantastic Senior Developer /  Team Leader who will be able to take advantage of outstanding support within a collaborative environment, surrounded by friendly, talented and hard-working colleagues and make a real contribution to a successful and growing business.