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Lead Software Engineer - Remote

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Recruiter: Connected IT Recruitment
Listed on: 23rd April
Location: Manchester
Salary/Rate: £70,000 - £100,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Lead Software Engineer - Java, Chef, AWS, Kafka, Jenkins, MongoDB, RabbitMQ, NoSQL, MySQL, Agile.

Remote - Work from home

We are looking for a Lead Software Engineer, a key hands-on role working as a technical lead within a team building an industry leading online platform. You will join a highly skilled team of software engineers building software with stability, scalability and flexibility in mind.

The Technology:

We're looking for experience in as many of the below as possible (not all essential)

  • Java or similar JVM flavoured language
  • AWS or another cloud platform
  • Event streaming e.g. Kafka
  • CI/CD utilising technologies such as Jenkins or GoCD
  • Message queues e.g. RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ etc
  • SQL Databases e.g. MySQL
  • NoSQL databases e.g. Mongo


  • Support Architects in designing technical solutions
  • Take a role in design and implementation of products and platforms
  • Hands on with deep technical expertise with knowledge that can be shared with the wider team
  • Advocate and evangelise best practice engineering
  • Have familiarity with security and operational best practices
  • Working in a modern, agile environment (e.g. Scrum / Kanban)


A very comprehensive benefits package is on offer for the successful Software Engineer, including private medical, five figure bonus, and comprehensive training and development to support your career progression. This is a rapidly expanding organisation with a genuine focus on technology at the heart of everything the company does. Lots of exciting projects and expansion mean there will never be a dull day and you will be constantly learning.

Contact Name: Connected IT
Reference: TJ/5943/VS7CJ2_1619191875
Job ID: 2923950

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