City of London, London
Auction Platform Permanent
Competitive Salary Benefits - London
With over 100 employees across 3 countries/offices, the company are market leaders in second-hand auctioning. Their mission is to allow for a channel of green commerce that gives new life to all things timeless, sustainable or re-usable. They can do this on a global scale through building a single digital platform allowing thousands of auctioneers world-wide to curate auctions.
Lead and mentor the engineering team responsible for further development of the digital marketplaces and SaaS solutions. As the company are scaling up the technology is evolving into a micro-services-architecture in the Azure cloud to support the pace of the business.
Lead Design and Development of platform components and API's
Provide Technical Leadership and direction
Own the delivery of software, e.g. estimation, planning and release management
Lead/Mentor team of agile engineers (may include line management responsibilities)
Define the technical roadmap in collaboration with the CTO, architects and other engineering leads
Good Knowledge and practical experience of unit testing
Experience with developing REST web services and API's
Experience of TDD and BDD and Test automation
Experience of database development (both relational and NoSQL)
Desirable to have experience of developing Azure Services and mobile app development
Experience of search engines e.g. Azure Search and Elasticsearch
Experience of deploying to cloud services e.g. AWS and Azure
Some knowledge/experience of CI pipelines and DevOps methods
Experience of ecommerce or gaming platforms is advantageous, as is a passion for coding and active involvement in the engineering community.
If you are interested in the role, please apply now