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Principal Software Engineer

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    IT Architecture & Strategy

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  • Salary:

    £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension

  • Contact:

    Jess Quinn

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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Principal Software Engineer/ Technical Lead - Greenfield Product

Principal Software Engineer role at a large market intelligence technology client in Liverpool Street, central London.

My client use the latest AI Technology and are looking for a Principal Software Engineer to be the Technical Lead on a greenfield product.

This will be 50% hands on role and they are looking for someone who can lead their own squad and mentor and inspire other software engineers, review designs, lead by example on best practice and also work with the product team. The Principal Software Engineer, along with their squad, will be accountable for ensuring technical design conforms to the platform architecture, maintainability, security and quality.

The Principal Software Engineer should inspire and lead from the front and ensure that as a team their squad follows best practice and your work is documened.

Tech stack wise- they are looking for an aspiring polyglot Engineer who isn't attached to one particular programming language and is keen to learn, but they do require:

- 5+ years' experience throughout the entire stack

- Experience with distributed, data heavy applications running in the public cloud

- REST and/or GraphQL API's

- Technical Leading experience

- JavaScript

- Node

- React

- TypeScript

All interviews will be held remotely, and onboarding will also be remote as well.

Salary ~ £85-100k + bonus + benefits.

Telephone Interview slots as soon as Monday 29th June.

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