Head of Development - Bristol - c.£60,000+ - Go / Golang

Head of Development - Bristol - c.£60,000+ - Go / Golang

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £60000 per annum + + bens ++

  • Contact:

    Stewart Smith

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Head of Development - Bristol - c.£60,000+ - Go / Golang

An outstanding opportunity for a Senior or Lead Developer to take the step up to be a Head of Development and join a hugely successful and growing technology company based in the centre of Bristol. A salary of c.£60,000+ as well as great benefits is offered.

This company are developing innovative web software solutions which are being used by millions of internet consumers worldwide. They have established strategic partnerships with a number of the world's largest social media companies and are now delivering unique services to customers. They are seeking a Head of Development to join the team and lead a small development team delivering software built using a mixture of Go / Golang, JavaScript and SQL/NoSQL databases.

You will already be a Senior or Lead Developer or perhaps a Software Team Lead of Development Manager, at the least you should some experience of leading a small development team and guiding its activities and growth. You will either have some commercial experience of working in Go / Golang already or will be eager to development skills and knowledge in this area, certainly you will have experience of delivering complex software projects using a number of front and backend languages such as JavaScript, PHP, Python, Ruby, Java, ES6, and/or NodeJS. You will also have experience with a range of SQL and NoSQL technologies and will be confident translating business briefs into front and backend development activities for the team. Additional experience within software product ecosystems featuring SDKs, Plugins and Apps, VAST, VPAID, containerisation and microservices will also aid you in this role but is not essential.

If you're interested in developing your career to a managerial level whilst remaining in day to day hands-on involvement with development, and producing innovative web services and solutions this is the role and employer for you! For more details and an immediate telephone interview please send me your CV today.

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