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Technical Lead

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Digital & Development

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  • Salary:

    £75000 - £85000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Abiodun Bailey

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Java 8, AWS, React, Redux, React Native, NodeJS, Cassandra, Kafka, Devops, Infrastructure

Technical Lead

My client is Hedge Fund based in West London who are building a new platform on open Financial principles, to deliver a more personal, better experience for everyone.

Based in West London they are a rapidly growing a team of financial experts looking to grow by seeking technical experts, fast thinkers to transform, innovate and help them achieve their mission on this greenfield project.


The Technical Lead is a split of 50/50 helping develop and lead scalable cloud based next generation Financial services. The platform is built on AWS infrastructure with AWS services and open source framework used, knowledge and experience of Devops and Infastructure. Delivery follows Large Scale Scrum methodology and build automated test suites using tools. Engineers are needed to help build App and assist delivering on Front-End and App in React, NodeJS, React Native, Redux and building their back end in Java 8 and Spring microsservices.


  • Solid experience as a Team Leader
  • Java 8
  • A deep and up-to-date understanding of best practice technical architecture, applications design and development.
  • Solid experience in building and operation distridution cloud-based microservices
  • Past experience of designing systems or components on large Projects (£15m)
  • Experience of working in projects through the whole project lifecycle
  • Solid experience in writing unit, integration, and functional tests specifically for Mobile apps
  • Devops and Infastrusture experience
  • Solid experience of Continuous Integration
  • Solid experience of delivering in an Agile manner, particularly Scrum

General Skills:

  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Team player with strong collaboration skills
  • Excellent understanding of the interactions between people, processes and technology
  • Reliable, determined and highly motivated
  • Can demonstrate innovative and creative approach to problem-solving
  • Ability to cope with uncertainty and drive through change
  • Good prioritisation skills
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Experience of working with an offshore development provider

Java 8, AWS, React, Redux, React Native, NodeJS, Cassandra, Kafka, Devops, Infrastructure