Lead Developer – C#, ASP.Net Core, SQL – Website & Applications

About the Position

Software Development
Permanent
Colchester / Remote
£50,000 - 60,000

Job Role

The role will have responsibility to manage and mentor two junior web developers as well as taking ownership of the application developers within the business. There are also future plans to grow the web team to help drive the business forward which will take the team to 5 / 6 developers.

The ultimate goal for the business is to transform the development department from a bunch of individual developers working on their own projects to a development team that we can focus on projects as the demands of the business change. Furthermore, they want to establish a core set of standards that the team can deliver against to demonstrate the value and ROI that the department delivers for the business.

Requirements & Experience

The ideal candidate will be an experienced developer who wants to lead a small team but stay within the code. You should also have experience with both website and systems experience as they need someone who can lead the technical direction for both the ecommerce websites and internal applications.

The role will be based predominantly from home with occasional office visits to interact with the wider business and product managers.

In return for your skills and experience you will also be well rewarded in terms of salary and benefits including flexible working hours, 25 days leave, annual bonus, pension as well as a company laptop and mobile


Job Benefits

Annual Bonus
Contributory Pension Scheme
Cycle to Work
Dental
Flexitime
Life Insurance-Death in Service
Parking
Phone
Laptop
Work From Home
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