Job Type

Full Time


7 days ago


Lead Developer – Javascript / React – Halifax + long term WFH options - £75k + bonus

This position is based in Halifax, easily commutable from Leeds, Bradford, Huddersfield & Rochdale

#TeamCandour have been engaged by a true tech pioneer to assist in sourcing their next senior developer focusing on Javascript / React on the frontend & Node.js / Typescript on the backend. Your new permanent home will be at their Halifax headquarters with long term post-pandemic WHF options available for the right candidate.

They also offer a £bonus scheme, generous pension allowance on top, flexi-time, 25 days annual leave, private medical scheme, gym discounts (when they can open!) and loads more!

So what tech skills do you need:

  • Frontend – React / JavaScript
  • Backend – Node.js / Typescript, MongoDB / NOSQL
  • Supporting technology skills – Gitlab, AWS, Azure, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience developing microservices on scalable cloud infrastructures such as AWS/Azure
  • Leadership skills with demonstrable experience in mentoring and leading agile development
  • Experience developing code for highly available business critical software.
  • Demonstrable experience of agile working practices, Continuous integration, GIT flow,modern development patterns and practices.
  • Previous experiences as a Senior/Lead software engineer

And how you’ll be using them:

  • Working within a multi-disciplinary engineering team to develop and implement products by applying a knowledge of design principles, procedures and practices
  • Lead architecture, design, coding, quality and security reviews.
  • Contribute to (and leads, where appropriate) the relevant scrum events; sprint planning / user
  • story estimation, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews / demos and retrospectives
  • Take ownership to overcome technical problems and live incidents.
  • Coach the team to follow excellent coding practices and quality standards and provide
  • training and mentoring to the squad.

Sounds good to you? Drop us a line to find out more and we can go through the full details. All interviews & onboarding are being conducted remotely at this time.