Technical Team Lead - Scala
Signify Technology are working with a Data Analytics technology company based in London who are currently seeking a Technical Team Lead. The company provides their customers access to better insights and to encourage data-driven decisions. They are a vibrant, fast paced international business with offices London, mainland Europe and the United States. They promote a culture of learning and have an enjoyable and relaxed working environment.
This role will primarily be hands on and will be developing the platform which is currently being designed and built. The Technical Team Lead will guide and support other engineers and architect and technically design the products and new platform. This company are big on playing to an individual’s strengths and this role can be moulded depending on the skills and experience of the successful candidate.
Strong experience in Java and Scala, (Clojure or Python knowledge would also be good!)
Databases: SQL and NoSQL
Frameworks: Hibernate, Lucene, Hadoop or Spark
SOA, Microservices, REST, Reactive, Event-Driven
GIT, Continuous Integration (Jenkins), Subversion, Mingle, Gradle, RabbitMQ
Will lead in the architecture and design of their new platform with emphasis on Software Engineering, Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence
Constantly be striving to learn and share knowledge by way of introducing new and emerging technologies that could benefit the team
Will lead a team of up to 8 fellow engineers and help lead and grow the team. You should have previous experience of leading a team
Lead and contribute to the objectives of the dev team, applying Agile methodologies (Scrum and Kanban)
Test and optimise the code to maintain and improve the standards of the company
Should have at least 2-3 years’ of architectural / lead experience
Experience leading a team (as either senior or lead)
B.Sc. or Masters in Computer Science or related degree (or proven experience in field)
Please reply with an updated CV, your availability and salary expectations for consideration.