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Technical Lead (Principal)

  • Engineering
  • London, England, United Kingdom

ABOUT BEAMERY

We are building a world where talent comes first. Our Talent Lifecycle Management platform powers recruiting, mobility, upskilling, diversity and workforce planning for the world’s most forward thinking companies.

We believe that where you work is much more than just a job. Millions of people are being left behind everyday in their careers, and we’re on a mission to fix this by creating equal access to meaningful work, skills and careers for all.

In June 2021 we raised a $138m Series C backed by world-class investors from some of tech’s most disruptive companies. We’ve been named in the Top 50 Fasted Growing Companies by the Deloitte Top 50 for the past two consecutive years.

We an equal opportunity employer committed to building a representative Beamery, creating an equitable, inclusive and engaging environment for our people.

So, what are you waiting for? Join us and help us transform the future of work once and for all.

ABOUT THE ROLE

We're looking for a talented Technical Lead to join our rapidly expanding team here at Beamery HQ in London. Our customers rely on us to deliver an ever-improving, forward thinking product that helps them maintain healthy, happy recruitment. To deliver on this promise, you will play a central role in ushering our next generation of architecture on our production site. You will contribute to architecture discussions, technology choices, and advocate for best-in-class development practices. You will facilitate collaboration across departments, constantly learning and teaching others, and the development culture of the team will be influenced by your voice.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING AT BEAMERY

  • Accountable for the success of your team's projects and deliver quantifiable results in a fast paced environment
  • Lead and empower value delivery team of highly-skilled engineers by mentoring individuals, cultivating pragmatic engineering decision-making, and leveraging your technical expertise to hold the team to a high standard
  • Help set broad direction and vision, influence engineering and business strategy, and establish practices to effectively address customer needs
  • Lead and participate in critical technical and product discussions with leaders across various departments

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

  • Extensive previous hands on engineering experience
  • Exceptional software engineering aptitude and the ability to provide technical mentorship and guidance
  • Excellent understanding/use of Agile values and practices such as TDD/BDD, CICD, refactoring, pair programming etc.
  • Strong NodeJS skills with ES6+ and TypeScript. Functional and Object Oriented programming
  • Ability to concisely communicate with product managers, client services, and integration technology partners
  • Ample experience conducting code reviews and strong analytical & troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with Go an advantage 
  • Degree in computer science/mathematics/physics or related technical subject is highly desirable

BENEFITS

  • Stock options
  • Pension Plan
  • Private Healthcare 
  • Unlimited Holiday (26 day min.) + Bank Holidays
  • First Friday of every month off
  • Winter company closure between Christmas and New Year
  • Family Friendly Leave Policies
  • Fully paid sabbaticals after 2 years and 4 years
  • Work from another country (up to 25 days a year)
  • Monthly focused Personal Development Days
  • Kindle and eBooks for all
  • Pet friendly office
  • Regular socials, events and annual company offsites

Learn about all our benefits here

Beamery is for Everybody. Diversity and open expression are fundamental to us. We acknowledge the challenges in our industry, and strive to develop an inclusive culture where everybody can contribute. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for everyone, regardless of ethnicity, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, national origin, age, disability status or care-giver status. If for whatever reason you need us to make reasonable adjustments and adaptations to our recruitment process please let your recruiter know.

Visit our Diversity, Equality and Inclusion page to learn more about progress and commitments.


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