Lead Software Engineer

Lead Software Engineer

Job Title: Lead Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £55000 - £66000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896791_1607942660
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 14, 2020 10:44

Job Description

Lead Software Engineer - Java - DV Cleared

Our Client is a Global leader in the development of solutions, systems and applications for the defence and commercial markets. Due to a rapid period of growth they have an immediate opportunity for a Lead Java software engineer working in the intelligence and Cyber unit of the business.
You will have opportunities throughout the Software Life cycle from requirements capture through to R&D(Research & Development), implementation, automation and test in a wide range of technologies.

As a Lead Software Engineer you will have had responsibility for the design and delivery of packages of work; leading teams and working with customers.
Key Skills:
*Experience in design, development, test and integration of quality software
*Experience in Java and the use of object oriented design
*Keen to learn a broad range of technologies on the Java stack
*Experience of technical leadership
Desirable Skills:
*Cloud-based architectures; certification is a bonus.
*Micro service-orientated or server less architectures
*Messaging and Routing Technologies such as NiFi and Kafka
*UX development; creating intuitive and sleek front-ends for clients
*Big data open source platforms such as Accumulo or Elastic search
*Supporting business development through contributions to customer proposals and R&D projects

Key Skills: Software, Java, Lead, Jira, DevOps, Docker, Jenkins, Defence, Cyber, Cloud
Location: London, Central London,
Salary: Negotiable DOE + Benefits

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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