Banner Default Image

Job description

Engineering Manager // Principle Developer

Engineering Manager// Principle Developer 

Remote // £70k - £80k 

I have the pleasure of representing a truly fantastic role. 
One of the most exciting I've seen for a while!

I am in need of a Principle level Java developer to move into management. Or indeed someone who is already used to managing teams of 5-10 people. You will still be expected to be hands-on in your development for maybe 25-50% of the team, leading from the front. However, as the team, you build organically grows you will see this shift into a more hands-off role. 

The opportunity arises as one of the UK's biggest Pharmaceutical businesses is looking to energise and modernise their tech offering to their customers. Bridging the gap between pharmacist and customer through technology. 

You will be working with state of the art technology, and an ultra-modern tech stack, with the ability to influence this too. 

The role can be based wherever you like in the UK, however you may be required to travel to Manchester every now and again 

Your technical background should look something like this: 

Java8                   Microservices development 
Docker                Application packaging and runtime for Java/Linux applications
AWS                    Our chose cloud provider      
BitBucket            Source control
Grafana               Event monitoring, alerting, dashboards
Jenkins                For managing continuous integration builds and delivery pipelines
ELK stack            Application log storage/analysis, Monitoring, Dashboards
Packer                 Used to build server images (AMIs) for EC2 instances
Puppet                For configuration of management & build server
Terraform           To manage and define infrastructure as code
Atlantis               For Automating with Git workflows

Get in touch with Simon Lawson for more info Simon@forwardrole.com 

As an industry leading, nationwide Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on, so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim opportunities as well as marketplace news and fun stuff.
Forward Role is operating as an employment agency.

  • Regatta Template (2)

    How to Improve Diversity and Inclusion in Tech Workforces

    You may have seen the statsThey’ve become increasingly public since the 2017 legislation that announced companies must pro... Read more

    Read blog
    1 week ago
  • Twit (2)

    The Growth of the UK Tech Sector (& What It Means For Our Skill Market and Job Competition)

    Whilst there’s no doubt the pandemic has been a setback for millions of businesses and industries across the planet, there... Read more

    Read blog
    1 week ago
  • Twit (1)

    Forward Role's Market-Leading Parental Package

    ​Here at Forward Role we have a true commitment to our Rollers, we offer many employment perks but more importantly we hav... Read more

    Read blog
    2 weeks ago
Footer Img Blue

Proudly working with...

  • AO.com
  • On The Beach
  • Bauer Media Group
  • Boohoo
  • Brother
  • Charlotte Tilbury
  • Dentsu Aegis Network
  • Havas Media
  • Iceland
  • JD Sports
  • KMPG
  • Matalan
  • McCann
  • Missguided
  • Ocado
  • Shop Direct
  • The Co-operative Bank
  • Tyres on The Drive