Lead Full Stack Software Engineer

Lead Full Stack Software Engineer

Job Title: Lead Full Stack Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895304_1540986793
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 31, 2018 11:53

Job Description

Our client is a Software Development company working in the field of Additive Manufacturing, developing new and unique technology to enable secure, reliable distributed manufacturing for AM technology. Using this technology, organisations can protect their IP, ensure output consistency and keep full quantity & quality audit trail for remotely manufactured parts. Distributed Manufacturing is widely considered to herald the biggest shake-up in manufacturing for a generation, enabling reduced inventories, shipping costs and wastage while improving lead times.

They are currently seeking a Lead Full Stack Software Engineer to lead a small development team on the design & build of their web platforms.

The role will involve a significant amount of time on development, but the job holder will also lead the team and set the direction of development, offering you the opportunity to influence company direction, evolution and life-cycle: Business decisions, research, design, planning, project management, technical documentation, meeting with external partners and clients.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree level in Computer Science or a related field or will have professional industrial experience. You will need a strong grasp of computer science fundamentals, with strong experience of professional server and client-side Web development.

You will have:
*Familiarity with Amazon Cloud: EC2, route53 and similar
*Extensive HTML/CSS/JavaScript experience in a professional capacity
*Sound understanding of at Angular (v1) and willingness to work with Angular 4 and up
*Familiarity and willingness to work with Node, Express and MongoDB technologies
*Some experience with Dev OPs
*A passion for the application of JavaScript and its derivatives such as TypeScript in modern web development
*The ability to write clean, logical, high-quality code and adopt test-driven development and Agile practices
*Familiarity with stable web standards such asHTML5, CSS3 and ECMAScript 5 and up

As you will be working as part of a small team, you will need to be a quick learner, able to learn new technologies for project goals and investigate & propose new technical approaches on demand. You will need to be inventive, able to work with requirements that do not specify every detail and will be comfortable suggesting refinements and interface designs bearing in mind the end user experience.

If you have an interest in AI or Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing, at work or as a hobby, this role may well be of interest to you.

In addition, whilst they are not essential, the following would be of great interest to our client:

*Experience with MeanJS framework
*Experience with Github, ZenHub
*Automated testing with Selenium
*Exposure to C++ and 3D Rendering Engines such as Ogre3D
*CSS pre-processors experience such as less
*Exposure to 3D Printing, 3D modelling
*Understanding Security frameworks/encryption
*Familiarity with responsive design and progressive enhancement
*Familiarity with AI and Blockchain technologies and frameworks
*Up-to-date knowledge of latest web standards
*Familiarity with server-less architectures such as AWS Lambda
*Familiarity with AWS Elastic GPUs

Lead Full Stack Software Engineer
Central London
£60-80k DOE plus benefits

PLEASE NOTE: All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK without the need for company sponsorship.

Key Skills: Software Engineer, Software Developer, Full Stack, Lead, MEAN Stack, MeanJS, JavaScript, JS, Angular, Node, MongoDB, Express, Amazon Cloud, AWS, Back End, Agile, Additive Manufacturing, 3D Printing, AI, Artificial Intelligence.

This is a PERMANENT role.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.