12th November 2018

Technical Lead

Reference: JN - 15054

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Date Posted: 12/11/2018

Technical Lead


We have a fantastic opportunity available for a Technical Lead for a growing global innovative digital company who work with well-known global brands. Their team are massively expanding in Belfast and as the Technical Lead you will be working with the very latest technology providing exceptional service to clients.

A Technical Lead is needed to lead and redefine the technical team. You will be at the forefront of technology and be responsible for looking at emerging technologies. You will have a solid technical background and have come from a software engineering background. The Technical Lead will be a thought-leader, innovative thinker. You should also have a positive, constructive attitude towards clients and colleagues and appreciate the complexities of managing expectations both externally and within a business.

Technical Lead – The Role

To succeed in this role, you will have a strong background working as a Technical lead, with proven experience of people management, strong development skills (using at least two of C, C++, C# or Java) and still be involved with hands on coding. As the Technical lead, you will also have knowledge of agile software development and TDD methodologies. You will need to have the ability to communicate ideas in both technical and in a user-friendly language. And experience working in a development team in a collaborative environment and strong leadership and mentoring skills.

Position Requirements:

  • BSc or MSc or equivalent in Computer Science or related field
  • Background in engineering using at least two of C, C++, C# or Java in a Lean or Agile environment
  • Experience of a team lead role in a Lean or Agile environment
  • Experience of an engineering management role or equivalent (development manager etc.) in a Lean or Agile environment
  • Experience of working on product-style software engineering projects
  • Experience of working on professional services-style software engineering projects
  • Experience of test engineering or Quality Assurance

Excellent Benefits Include:

  • Free car parking
  • Working in an award-winning office
  • Flexitime
  • Private medical care,
  • Health cash plan
  • The list goes on of excellent benefits!

Next Steps:

Please submit your application or speak to a specialist consultant in Abacus on 02890313157 for a confidential career discussion. Did you know? Abacus is NI’s only Highly Rated Recruiter with 4.5 Stars for customer satisfaction (Independent review site Feefo).

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