Lead Developer

  • Category
    Technology - IT Development
  • Location
    Bolton, Greater Manchester
  • Salary
    44000 £ - 49000 £ / Year
  • External Reference

Badenoch & Clark are currently assisting a non-departmental public body with the recruitment of a number of permanent software development positions. This organisation, that bridges the gap between Health & Central Government, has highlighted the need for an experienced Lead Developer to join their rapidly growing team, who will work flexibly from their development hub in Bolton.

The Opportunity

The programme has been established to develop a suite of products and information services, specifically the development of a mobile first application that supports the management of users working on-site in NHS premises.

This represents an ideal opportunity for a Lead Developer to expand their skills into the most recent technology stack in a productive and supportive team who strongly endorses the self-organising ethos of Agile. The team encourages personal development, and as always, aims to have their team members grow alongside their digital solutions, helping make the NHS better.

The Lead Developer will work across a number of digital products, liaising closely with Product Owners, Scrum Master, Business Analysts and Dev teams to deliver user-centred solutions.


You will be an experienced Developer, interested in working across national solutions helping the NHS and its staff. You will be joining a multi-disciplinary team, contributing your own experience and adding value whilst collaborating with others and mentoring colleagues. You will have a passion for personal development.

You will be an excellent communicator who has worked in an agile environment focused on delivery. You will be confident in working with users and using a variety of development tools and techniques and be committed to quality and continuous improvement.

We will be looking to identify applicants who have a strong background using:

* Java (which the organisation uses for their back-end services)
* Angular (used for their front-end applications)
* MySQL, MSSQL & Redis databases
* Elasticsearch
* Experience using {any of} Spring/ Rest/ Git/ Jenkins/ Docker/ JIRA/ Confluence/ Javascript is desirable

The position, which will be based in Bolton, is offering a per Annum salary of £44,000-£49,000 and other benefits.


If you are interested in this position, or keen on getting your hands on more detail, please reach out by submitting your updated CV or email me directly on Olu.Okeniyi@badenochandclark.com

Closing date for applications is Monday 3rd December Badenoch and Clark acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Badenoch and Clark UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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