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Tech Lead (AWS, React, JavaScript, Typescript) REMOTE

£549 - £550 per day + Outside IR35
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James Norval

Technical Lead

  • (Tech stack: AWS, React, JavaScript, Typescript)
  • £550 per day OUTSIDE IR35
  • Fully Remote working anywhere in the UK
  • 6 months initially
  • Central Government

An experienced software engineer with solid commercial AWS development experience is required to provide hands-on technical leadership to an agile development team and to act as a conduit between the development team and the Architecture Steering Group, helping to define and refine best practices, standards and architectural principles.

Experience required:

* AWS including: o CDK o Serverless (Lambda) o S3 o API Gateway o Cloud Formation o Aurora/Postgres

* Typescript

* Modern JavaScript UI frameworks, including React

* Strong HTML / CSS skills and an awareness of accessibility considerations Significant and demonstrable commercial experience in the following areas:

* Technically leading a high-performing, cross-functional development team.

* Designing, gaining consensus, and implementing technical solutions for software development projects

* Formal XP engineering practices

* Developing within Digital First or GDS quality standards

* Ability to engage with stakeholders, understanding context and requirements, from diverse areas of a business including Product Management, Service Design, and Operations

* Introduction of new or improved processes in development environments

* Developing solutions using human-centred, research-driven, inclusive design practices

* Designing and implementing solutions using service and event-based architectures

* Using testing tools for unit testing, including system test automation frameworks

* Cloud monitoring, telemetry, intelligence tools and processes, including Grafana

* Using written, verbal, and visual communication to explain complex topics concisely to both technical and non-technical audiences

* Incrementally replacing enterprise legacy systems

* Working in Agile delivery models

* Defining infrastructure as code

* Coaching and mentoring other developers and team members