Lead Software Engineer
Java
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BJSS

1,001-5,000 employees

Technology and engineering consultancy with environmental focus
Company Overview
BJSS is an esteemed technology and engineering consultancy, recognized with a Queen’s Award for Enterprise, known for delivering impactful IT solutions to major global organizations. The company fosters a culture of environmental responsibility, demonstrated through their Green Field conservation programme, which aims to restore biodiversity in the Yorkshire Dales and achieve a zero-carbon future. This commitment to sustainability, combined with their industry leadership and technical prowess, makes BJSS a compelling workplace for those seeking to make a difference through technology.
Financial Services
Consulting
Government & Public Sector

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1993

Headquarters

, United Kingdom

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

13%

2 year growth

24%
Locations
London, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Microsoft Azure
Data Structures & Algorithms
Java
AWS
Development Operations (DevOps)
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • You have energy and a pragmatic, delivery-focused attitude that wins the respect of those around you and makes you a trusted technical advisor and contributor
  • A collaborative environment spurs you on, and you get a kick out of delivering high-quality, fully-tested, working software, together with the team
  • You are recognised by your peers as a talented engineer, driven by your love of technology
  • You are always looking for ways to expand your knowledge and grow your own skills, and enjoy bringing others along with you as a mentor and leader
  • You are self-sufficient, self-motivated, and strive for a successful outcome
  • You love nothing more than grabbing a pen and whiteboarding the next challenge
  • Experience leading a team of developers
  • Excellent knowledge of Java (up to JDK 11), plus related tools and technologies and open-source libraries such as Spring, Hibernate
  • Solid understanding of the fundamentals of computing (e.g. logic, data structures, algorithms, low-level architecture, systems infrastructure, network stack)
  • Strong Object-Oriented design skills, and experience with Java 8 functional style
  • Hands-on with tools and practices that support the DevOps approach, including source control, build pipelines, infrastructure as code, monitoring, security
  • Strong experience of Cloud computing - AWS, Azure, or GCP
  • Developing and deploying microservices solutions within a serverless or container-based architecture
Responsibilities
  • As a Technical Lead for BJSS you exemplify these characteristics, bringing successful outcomes for our clients, and inspiring other engineers to follow
  • You will frequently be working directly with client stakeholders and other senior team members, contributing to discussions on multiple facets of your project, such as functional requirements, technical strategy, solution architecture, and delivery
  • The Developers in your team will look to you for leadership, guidance, and support. You will ensure the development team functions well, with effective collaboration and high-quality output. You will lead by example and inspire them to embrace new challenges, gain new skills, and to deliver great software for the client
  • Your role on a project may include some hands-on development responsibility, and you will be expected to be highly proficient working in your main tech stack, and keen to pick up other technologies as required