Lead Developer

A new opportunity has opened up for a Lead Developer in our client's Technology Department.

Our client is an education charity that puts film at the heart of children and young people’s educational, cultural and personal development. They are proud to say that over half of UK schools engage with their exciting programme of film clubs, cinema screenings, resources and training.

Lead Developer
Based: London
Salary: £60,000 per annum

Full time (35hrs/week)

The main function of the Lead Developer role is to lead the agile development of their software systems from inception through to delivery and iterative improvement. The scope of responsibility includes the existing API and database, synchronisation jobs and integration API calls with Salesforce CRM and Salesforce Community, web products (Educator, Club Member, Club Leader, Festival, and IF Admin), and any new user-facing products including smart device apps.

The Lead Developer works with management to supervise development of stakeholder functionality requirements that meets agreed schedules and budgets. This key role works closely with the Product Team, the CRM Team, and external digital agencies to identify and support any cross-team dependencies. The role requires a detail-oriented person who is superbly organised and able and willing to assist and mentor colleagues and vendors.

The successful candidate will create, fix, and evolve software solutions using a variety of cutting-edge and tried-and-tested technologies along with continually innovate system technologies to ensure future-proofing and return on investment.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 21 October.