Lead Software Engineer - Cloud Technologies

Job Title: Lead Software Engineer - Cloud Technologies
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 72522-ENGIN-JBS_1537862230
Contact Name: Joseph Coombes
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 25, 2018 08:57

Job Description

Lead Software Engineer - Senior Software Engineer (Cloud Technologies)

I am ideally looking for a strong software engineer - Software Developer - who will be required to take on the challenge of engineering infrastructure solutions for scale and performance while providing strong guarantees of availability to our customers. You will build tools to address hard operational problems while enabling our service developers to remain agile and deliver feature changes. You will deliver the solutions that directly contribute to our customers success.

You will also be required to architect, design, implement, support and troubleshoot cloud based systems including databases, applications, tools, networks etc. Provide technical leadership to software developers/engineers and other supporting functions, identify and propose new software architectures for strategic developments to support changing business needs, interface with other parts of the business to ensure the environment is secure, compliant and available. Duties and tasks will be varied and complex needing independent judgement, you will be fully competent in your area of expertise.

Key skills & qualifications:

*BSc or MSc in Computer science/Engineering
*Multiple year's experience in the Software industry
*2+ years of cloud systems experience
*Proficient in coding complex systems using object orientated coding languages
*Practical experience in cloud environments (AWS or similar)
*Experience with both Windows and Linux environments
*Technical and project leadership skills, ability to provide direction and training to other engineers/developers
*If you have experience with OO software design and coding like Java, C, or C++ this will be highly desirable