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Head of Software Development

  • Russell Square, London, UK
  • £ 75000-£ 85000 GBP
  • Job ID 33380221

Salary Type: Per hour

Contract Type: Permanent

Job Type: Full time

Absolute IT Recruitment are seeking a Head of Software Development to join a high-growth and vc-backed FinTech start-up organisation based in West London. This is an opportunity for an experienced Lead Developer / Head of Software Development to lead an intelligent, innovative and technically astute team. The ideal candidate for our Head of Software Development will be an experienced Developer who is keen to remain hands-on whilst managing a technology team and you will take ownership of the re-architecture of existing systems and the build of greenfield systems in the near future.

The Head of Software Development will have the following attributes:

  • Strong Java development skills and ideally knowledge of other languages such as Scala
  • Experience working as a Lead/Senior Developer
  • Advocate of Agile methodologies
  • Experience with Big Data and Kafka
  • Experience working within a Test Driven Development (TDD) environment is highly desirable

If you are keen to join an innovative and well-funded (vc-backed and profitable) organisation which offers a fast-paced working environment and extremely competitive salary, apply now for immediate consideration for this vacancy!

Key skills include: Head of Software Development, Lead Developer, Java, Scala, Spring, Microservices, Akka, Play, Hibernate, etc.

Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, despite our best efforts it is not possible to respond to every application. Therefore, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role. If you haven’t heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please feel free however to apply for further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies.
Job expiration date 11 Sep 2019