Principal Software Engineer (Java)

Location: Leeds
Date Posted: 12/02/2021
Salary: £60,000 - 80,000
Expires: 12/02/2022
Function: Development
Role Type: Permanent
Package: 50% Bonus

We are currently working with one of the most exciting tech businesses in the North of England.

They are currently looking to hire a Principal Software Engineer.

They are operating fully remotely at the moment, however they will only require travel to the Leeds office post Covid infrequently. 

They will be building a brand new, cloud first, platform which will replace a third-party piece of technology which is fundamental to how the company runs. They have huge plans for this product and when released, it will become the best in class worldwide. 

You will play an integral role in driving technical excellence across a greenfield solution that will be used by millions of people worldwide. You will work in an extremely Agile team who embraces DevOps practices and tooling using latest cutting-edge technology including Java, Spring Boot, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes ect.

As a Principal Engineer you will be the most senior hands on person within the squad. You will spend 50% of your time hands on coding and the rest of time researching new technologies and ways that the team and product can improve.

They have a great environment and emphasis on training and progression of staff. They are egoless and value everyone’s input. 

This is a rare opportunity as you will be working with zero technical debt and have a massive influence on future technologies whilst remaining hands on. 

Key experience required:

  • Java
  • Spring Boot
  • AWS
  • TDD
  • Agile


They are offering an excellent benefits package and a salary up to £80,000 for this role with a bonus up to 50%.

Please Apply for a confidential discussion

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