Technical Lead

Vacancy posted: Monday, 17 October 2016

Salary: 45000 - 55000 per annum
Location: Dundee

Closing date: 31 October 2016
Job ref. no.: dp/it/tl

Adecco are working closely with a well known Software technology company in Dundee city centre. We are looking for an experienced Technical lead.

The company pride themselves in delivering compelling and engaging geo-centric applications and services in a 3D environment.

A bunch of good reasons why you should apply:
There will always be something interesting and different to work on
From matching GPS traces to road-graphs to generating procedural road casings, frequently working on challenging problems.
The client prides themselves on being agile and pragmatic, working at a swift, sustainable pace to deliver early and often.
They working with a mix of established and emerging technologies such as C++, iOS, C# Javascript and Cloud Computing. You'll get a chance to work with all of them.
The agile development approach and regular reviews of working practises mean that learning and improvement are integral to the day-to-day working lives.

This is a hands-on leadership role, ideal for someone wanting to lead a software team but also contribute as a team member.

Here's what we expect from successful candidates:
● You have a passion for growing and shaping exceptional teams & your own
● You have a passion for encouraging others to develop high quality software at a rapid,sustainable pace, and do so yourself.
● You are aware of best-practice for leading a cross-discipline software development group of up to 10 people, including knowledge of agile and lean development, Scrum, Kanban,Continuous Integration, Pair Programming, TDD.
● You are extremely self-motivated. You will be willing to directly contribute, and you thrive in a team environment
● You are fluent in at least one OO language (e.g. C++, C#, Java) and have an understanding of OOD (e.g. design patterns, SOLID).
● You must be able to demonstrate an understanding of algorithms, data structures and 3D mathematics.
● You will have experience of implementing high performance, real time 3D systems such as games or demos.
● You will have strong problem solving skills along with excellent written and oral
communication skills that allow you to solve problems as part of a team.
● You will be degree educated in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or a similar discipline, or have equivalent professional experience.
● You should be flexible and adaptable, eager to engage with and learn new technologies and roles in an organisation.
● Experience working with customers and other stakeholders
● Experience delivering medium sized software projects up to 1m
● Knowledge of developing and evolving APIs and developer communities
● Knowledge of graphics techniques and/or computational geometry.
● Experience with mapreduce, Hadoop, EMR, mrjob.
● Experience with a dynamic language (Ruby, JS, Python, Lua etc.)
● Basic understanding of Unix system administration & operations
● Experience with mapping tools and technologies such as ArcGIS, QGIS, GDAL, OGR
● Contributions to open source is an advantage

If you have had a read through all of the above and think this is the role for you please apply here or contact Debbie Phillips on 01382 225436 for a confidential discussion

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Contact Name Debbie Phillips
Telephone 01382 225436

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