Lead Developer

Full Time Permanent

Employer Confidential

Are you a Lead Developer looking for a new challenge?

Acorn Technology are working with a leading Public Sector body in Wales to find a Lead Developer to supplement an already talented team. The client is responsible for intellectual property (IP) rights including patents, designs, trademarks and copyright.

Our client is searching for an enthusiastic and driven individual looking to develop and lead in their career, with a passion for cutting-edge technology.

Main duties

*Be responsible for the team's design, coding, testing and documentation for robust, scalable and reusables solutions that deliver exceptional user experience.

*Work alongside the Head of Integration to support staff, provide guidance and facilitate issue resolution on a day to day basis.

*Day-to-day line management activities such as 1-2-1s and development of IDPs.

*Support in the recruitment of permanent and contract technical specialists for delivery.

*Work across several multi-disciplinary teams to deliver highly user focused and successful digital services ensuring governance standards are defined and adhered to.

*Implement toolkits and APIs for purposes such as integration, performance optimisation, security and scalability.

Key Technologies / Experience

*Excellent understanding of C#

*Desire to learn Python

*Experience in web services, REST

*Experienced with modern delivery models such as Scrum and other Agile methodologies

*Advocate of DevOps principles

*Has a deep understanding of architectural principals such as SOA and Micro-Services

*Experience working in a Microsoft Azure Cloud first team

*Experience with Azure DevOps

*Experience writing Unit Testing


*A very generous pension scheme with 27.1% – 27.9% employer contributions

*Diverse and varied job shadowing & development opportunities

*Trainer-led learning through Civil Service Learning and our training partners

*Access to Microsoft's ESI training suite

*Access to free on-site parking, gym, café and restaurant.

If this sounds like the role for you then please apply or get in touch with Olivia Fogden from Acorn Recruitment on (phone number removed).

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment