Development Lead - London, £60K - £80K

Ref: 171 Date Posted: Wednesday 24 Jun 2020
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Development Lead, London, £60K - £80K

Development Lead, Technical Lead, Software Development, Insurance…

A rapidly growing technology business within the insurance space are currently recruiting for a Development Lead. This is a brand new role reporting into the CTO as a result of the fantastic uptake from their client base. The multi-disciplinary team includes ten developers, whose work is co-ordinated but not supervised by a Development Process Manager. The team has a good group dynamic with code reviews that catch errors and improve practice.

The business now requires a Development Lead to be able to have overview of the entire codebase to be able to spot duplications and inconsistencies. The successful candidate would want a hand on role with an extensive background in software development and have a desire to get the best out of a team of developers, identify improvements and work with the team to raise the quality threshold.

Essential Experience:

  • Significant experience within programming business critical software
  • Experience or desire to move into a leadership role – could either be technical leadership or personnel management
  • Ability to collaborate with a team of people designing, developing, and testing their systems
  • Demonstrate the confidence to execute the heavy weight calls and decisions required to ensure consistency and best practises within the codebase  

If you’re a strong programmer and want a new challenge within leadership this could be an excellent step for you.