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Digital Delivery Tech Lead

  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Salary: Up to £630.00 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: Business Transformation
  • Contact: James Taylor
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Start Date: ASAPP
  • Expiry Date: 29 April 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -032021-457813

I'm currently looking for a Digital Delivery Tech Lead for an initial 9-month contract. The successful candidate will be working for a consultancy who has an Edinburgh based end client. Currently the role would be remote but as lockdown restriction ease there maybe travel to the site.

The role sits inside IR35 and is paying up to £630 per day.

The successful Technical Lead will be overseeing overseeing work for the digital development, testing and scrum teams. The Technical Lead must be able to interpret code and be HIGHLY technical and call out problems, but will not actually be doing the coding them selves..

Ideal tech skills of the successful candidate

  • Scala, with an appreciation of its functional capabilities.
  • A modern MVC framework (Play, Vert.x, Rails, ASP.NET MVC, Spring MVC)
  • Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Git
  • Linux

Nice to haves

  • Play
  • Microservices
  • Cucumber
  • JavaScript

Day to day Responsibilities for the Digital Delivery Tech Lead

· Support delivery teams in making key technical decisions

· applying a breadth of technical knowledge alongside an understanding of organisational constraints to help them build services that meet our organisational aims.

· Promote best practices for development and testing across all teams

· to improve and maintain the quality of code being produced,

· identifying where teams need additional training or support.

· Identify ways to iterate and improve our ways of working through technical, process or cultural changes, thereby increasing the effectiveness of our delivery teams, the quality of our services and our ability to create services that best meet the needs of our users.

· Help to assess the performance and capability of our delivery teams, working alongside operations colleagues to raise concerns around capability and manage these to appropriate resolutions.

· Ensure that the services we build apply appropriate security standards and meet various legal requirements.

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